There has been no shortage of recordings by Bill Black and his combo, yet the enigma continues because, while the music is familiar enough.
Born 17th September 1926 – Memphis, Tennessee
Died 21st October 1965 – Memphis, Tennessee
The Bill Black Combo could be heard on many Elvis Presley recordings Little Queenie was a mod anthem .
The Bill Black Combo:
LITTLE QUEENIE (1964)
This Instrumental is a version of Chuck Berry‘s hit. This was a frequently played instrumental at the Wheel. And many years later also became a hit on the Northern Soul scene: Kev Roberts puts it at 150.
SMOKIE Pt2. (1959) – Instrumental.
Also recorded by Bill Doggett in 1960
White Silver Sands – 1960
Firm favourites at the Manchester Soul clubs in the 1960’s; Bill Black’s Combo could be heard on many Elvis Presley recordings.
Hi Records USA
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BILL BLACK’S COMBO
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