Prisonaires - Baby Please/Just Walkin' In The Rain


Label:

Third Man Records

Genre:

Blues

Product No.:
ATMR 186
Availability:
In Stock
Category:

7 inch Vinyl



$6.98

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Sun Records Reissues — Prisonaires, from Third Man Records!

A: Baby Please / B: Just Walkin' In The Rain

Also released in 1953, "Just Walkin' In The Rain" by the Prisonaires was Sun's first certifiable hit. Penned Johnny Bragg and Robert Riley, both inmates at Tennessee State Prison, the solemn, haunting doo wop vibes were enough to garner the group, all incarcerated inmates, frequent day passes out of prison walls to perform across the state...including numerous engagements at the governor's mansion. The vocal prowess and good behavior on day trips would be enough for most group members to be pardoned by the governor. Elvis Presley often said the Prisonaires were his favorite vocal group and even covered "Just Walking in the Rain" on occasion. The proof is in the pudding on this one.

Pressed on 7" black vinyl

 



Side 1
1. Baby Please

Side 2
2. Just Walkin’ In The Raid

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