Burl Ives (1909 - 1995)

American singer, guitarist and actor, singing mainly traditional songs.

(Full name: Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives)


A Collection of Ballads and Folk Songs1946  
Animal Fair1949 ColumbiaCol MJV59
Ballads and Folk Songs Vol 11949 DeccaDL5080
Ballads and Folk Songs Vol 21949 DeccaDL5013
Ballads and Folk Songs Vol 31949 DeccaDL5093
Return of the Wayfaring Strangers 1949ColumbiaCL6058
Wayfaring Stranger1949 ColumbiaCL6109
Hymns1950 ColumbiaCL6115
More Folksongs1950Columbia CL6144
Christmas Day in the Morning1952Decca DL5428
Folk Songs Dramatic and Humorous1953Decca DL5467
Women: Folk Songs About the Fair Sex1954Decca DL5490
Coronation Concert1954  
Burl Ives vol 3195?  
Burl Ives Sings Songs For Fun195?  
Songs of Ireland195?  
Ballads1959 United ArtistsUAL 3060
Ballads With Guitar1963 World Record ClubT 302
Burl Ives Sings ... In the Quiet of the Night196?  
I Do Believe196?  
Down to the Sea in Ships196?  
Burl Ives Sings Little White Duck and Other Favourites197?  
Greatest Hits1990  
Burl Ives Sings1991  
The Very Best of Burl Ives1993  
Christmas Album1995  
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer1995  
Have a Holly Jolly Christmas1995  
In Memoriam1995  
Sings his Favourites (*)1996 Magnum007 
Burl Ives1996  
Poor Wayfaring Stranger1996  
Well Respected Man1996  
A Little Bitty Tear1997  
Big Rock Candy Mountain1998  
Twinkle in Your Eye1998  
Sings the Biggest Christmas Hits1998  
The Very Best of Burl Ives Xmas1999  
Lavender Blue2000  
Return of the Wayfaring Stranger2000  
20 Gospel Favourites2001  
The Millennium Collection2001  
Sings His Favourites2001  
Best of Burl Ives2001  
How Great thou Art2001  
Another Day another Year2001  
Millennium Xmas2002  
The Best of a Little Bitty Tear2004  
The Golden Years of the Wayfaring Stranger (4 CDs)2005 Jasmine 
The Singing Wayfarer2007 Primo 
Favorites For Children2008Shout Factory 
Songs From The Big Rock Candy Mountain2010Rev-Ola 

(* Recorded 1941-42).


Title. year. Label. number.
The Best of Burl Ives: Little Bitty Tear 2006Collectables 


Title. year. Label.
Blue Tail Fly (with the Andrews Sisters) 1948  
Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) (*) 1949  
Ghost Riders in the Sky 1949  
On Top of Old Smokey (**) 1951  
Wild Side of Life (+)1952 
True Love Goes On (++)1954 
Brave Man1954 
Call Me Mr In-Between1962 
Funny Way of Laughing1962 
A Little Bitty Tear1962 
Mary Ann Regrets1962 
Baby come home to me1963 
I'm The Boss1963 
It Comes and Goes1963 
The Same old Hurt1963 
Curry Road1963 
This is all I ask1963 
Pearly Shells (Pop oe ewa)1964 
I'll Be Your Baby Tonight/Maria (if I Could)1968 
The Best is Yet to Come197? 
(* with Captain Stubby and the Buccaneers)
(** with Percy Faith orchestra)
(+ with Grady Martin and The Slew Foot)
(++ with Gordon Jenkins Orch)

Last updated on 28/10/2010