logo Capitol 6000

Lonnie Donegan Canadian discography

(late 1950s)

Compiled by Piers A. Hemmingsen, with many thanks to David Whatmough for his pioneering work in this area.

NOTE: It is probable that there were other Canadian London releases by Lonnie Donegan.
More information would be appreciated. Quality Records Limited

London Records Of Canada Limited

45 London 1650 Rock Island Line / John Henry Black label with silver print. 1955
Most probably issued by London in Canada on 78 RPM disc with same label format
Lonnie Donegan 45

Quality Records Limited

45 Quality K1606 Don't You Rock Me Daddy-O / I'm Alabammy Bound 1956
Both of these tracks were also included on the LP "An Englishman Sings American Folk Songs" as by Lonnie Donegan And His Skiffle Group.
The A-side of the 45 had been a huge hit in England hitting number 4 on the charts there in 1957.
The Lp was issued in 1957 in the USA as Mercury MG-20229 and as Pye Quality V-1585 Canada.
45 Quality K1619 Cumberland Gap / Wabash Cannonball 1956
45 Quality K1629 Puttin' On The Style / Gamblin' Man 1956
45 Quality K1689 My Dixie Darling / I'm Just A Rolling Stone 1957
45 Quality K1705 Jack O'Diamonds / Ham'N Eggs 1957

All of the above Quality 45s were also issued on 78 RPM disc in Canada using the same numbers but dropping the "K" prefix.


Copyright © 1999 - 2018
Capitol6000 & Hemmingsen Publishing
Piers A. Hemmingsen & Serge Pelletier. All Rights Reserved.