FROM SUN TO THE FATHER
Billy “The Kid” Emerson’s discography is listed below. Click on the title bars for details on each release.

Special thanks to Pete Hoopula from
Wang Dang Dula for his outstanding efforts in compiling this discography. Thanks to Sun collector Dwayne Mileham for the outstanding shots of Billy’s Sun releases.


SUN 195

No Teasing Around b/w If Lovin’ Is Believing
March 1954


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SUN 195 - BOOTLEG

No Teasing Around b/w If Lovin’ Is Believing

released in multi color vinyl, and yellow vinyl.

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SUN 203

I’m Not Going Home b/w The Woodchuck
May 1954

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SUN 214

Move Baby Move b/w When It Rains It Pours
January 1955

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SUN 219

Red Hot b/w No Greater Love
June 1955

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SUN 233

Little Fine Healthy Thing b/w Something For Nothing
January 1956

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VEE JAY 175

You Won’t Stay Home b/w Don’t Start Me To Lying
June 1956

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VEE JAY 219

Every Woman I Know b/w Tomorrow Never Comes
January 1957

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VEE JAY 247

The Pleasure Is All Mine b/w Somebody Show Me
May 1957

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VEE JAY 261

Do Yourself A Favor b/w You Never Miss The Water
December 1957

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CHESS 1711

Give Me A Little Love b/w Woodchuck
1958

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CHESS 1728

Holy Mackerel Baby b/w Believe Me
1959

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CHESS 1740

Uh Huh, My Baby b/w I’ll Get You Too
1959

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MAD 1301

When It Rains It Really Pours b/w I Never Get Enough
(3/1960 recordings)
1962

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M-PAC! 7207

The Whip part one b/w The Whip part two
1963

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CONSTELLATION 148

Aunt Molly part one b/w Aunt Molly Part two
1965

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USA 751

I Get That Feeling b/w Hot Spring Water
10/1960 recordings.
1964

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USA 777

When It Rains It Really Pours b/w I Took It So Hard
3/1960 recordings. I TOOK IT SO HARD differs from Chirrup / Tarpon version
1964

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Every Woman I Know b/w I Took It So Hard
a side 10/1964 recording, b side 5/1963 recording
1965

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TARPON 6601

Every Woman I Know b/w I Took It So Hard
a side 10/1964 recording, b side 5/1965 recording
1965

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TARPON 6602

A Dancin’ Whippersnapper b/w The Whip part two
1965

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TARPON 6604

It’s Gonna Work Out Fine b/w Zulu
5/1967 recordings
1967

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TARPON 6606

When It Rains It Really Pours b/w It Do Me So Good
3/1960 recordings
1967

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TARPON 6607

I Did The Funky Broadway part one b/w I Did The Funky Broadway part two
recorded and released in 1967

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ROOSTER BLUES R44

A Dancin’ Whippersnapper b/w Zulu
a side 10/1964 recording, b side 5/1967 recording
1980

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SUN INTERNATIONAL 214

Split single - MOVE BABY MOVE (reverse by Smokey Joe - SIGNIFYING MONKEY)
1982

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OUTTA SIGHT RSV-014

SPLIT SINGLE - I NEVER GET ENOUGH (flip side Piney Brown and his Blues Toppers - SUGAR IN MY TEA (CREAM IN MY COFFEE)
REISSUE

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