Wayne King

Real Name:
Harold Wayne King
Profile:
b. February 16 (or) 18, 1901, Savanna, Illinois (USA)
d. July 16, 1985, Paradise Valley, Maricopa County, Arizona (USA)

Wayne King, a popular 1930's American bandleader, musician (saxophone), songwriter, singer, was sometimes referred to as "the Waltz King" because much of his most popular music involved waltzes. "The Waltz You Saved For Me" was his standard set closing song in live performance and on numerous radio broadcasts at the height of his career. He has been compared to Lawrence Welk and Fred Waring.
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Albums

P 159, P-159 Wayne King - Wayne King Plays Irving Berlin Melodies album art Wayne King Wayne King Plays Irving Berlin Melodies (Album, EP) RCA Victor, RCA Victor P 159, P-159 US 1946 Sell This Version
LPM 3010 Wayne King - Waltzes From The Hills album art Wayne King Waltzes From The Hills(10", Album) RCA Victor LPM 3010 US 1952 Sell This Version
DL 8823 Wayne King - The Sound Of Wayne King album art Wayne King The Sound Of Wayne King (Album) Decca DL 8823 US 1959 Sell This Version
LSP-2430(e) Wayne King - The Midnight Waltz album art Wayne King The Midnight Waltz (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2430(e) US 1961 Sell This Version
DL 4805 Wayne King - Moonlight And Roses album art Wayne King, His Saxophone And Orchestra* Moonlight And Roses Decca DL 4805 US 1966 Sell This Version
DL 4916 Wayne King - The Eyes Of Love album art Wayne King The Eyes Of Love Decca DL 4916 US 1967 Sell This Version
VL 73840 Wayne King - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes album art Wayne King, His Saxophone And Orchestra* Smoke Gets In Your Eyes (Album) Vocalion (2) VL 73840 Canada 1968 Sell This Version
DL 74630 Wayne King - Our Language Of Love: The Romantic Dance Music Of Wayne King, His Saxophone And His Orchestra album art Wayne King Our Language Of Love: The Romantic Dance Music Of Wayne King, His Saxophone And His Orchestra(LP) Decca DL 74630 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
1143, 6050 Wayne King - One Night Stand With A Pair Of Kings album art Henry King, Wayne King Henry King, Wayne King - One Night Stand With A Pair Of Kings(LP, Album) Joyce, Joyce 1143, 6050 US Unknown Sell This Version
DL 74630 Wayne King - Our Language Of Love: The Romantic Dance Music Of Wayne King, His Saxophone And His Orchestra album art Wayne King Our Language Of Love: The Romantic Dance Music Of Wayne King, His Saxophone And His Orchestra(LP, Promo) Decca DL 74630 US Unknown Sell This Version
U- 49587 Wayne King - Volume 1 album art Wayne King Volume 1(LP) The Golden Saxophone Record Co. U- 49587 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

EPA-270 Wayne King - Wayne King Plays Johann Strauss For Dancing album art Wayne King Wayne King Plays Johann Strauss For Dancing(7", EP) RCA Victor EPA-270 US 1952 Sell This Version
DK 80-126 Wayne King Take It Easy(7", Promo) Door Knob Records DK 80-126 US 1980 Sell This Version
PX45-776, XP45-776 Wayne King - Stars In My Eyes album art Wayne King Stars In My Eyes(7", EP) Festival Records, Festival Records PX45-776, XP45-776 Australia Unknown Sell This Version
AP-3008 Wayne King & Bobbie Dee Wayne King & Bobbie Dee - Keep Off The Grass(7") Apaloza AP-3008 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
725753 Wayne King - Dream album art Wayne King His Saxophone And Orchestra* Dream(7", Single) Decca 725753 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

MCA2-4023 Wayne King - The Best Of Wayne King Vol. 2 album art Wayne King The Best Of Wayne King Vol. 2 (Comp) MCA Records MCA2-4023 US 1973 Sell This Version
VPM-6084-2 Wayne King - This Is Wayne King album art Wayne King This Is Wayne King(2xLP, Comp) RCA VPM-6084-2 US 1973 Sell This Version
21/22 Wayne King - The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era album art Gene Krupa / Wayne King / Red Nichols / Will Osborne Gene Krupa / Wayne King / Red Nichols / Will Osborne - The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Bur + Box, Club) The Franklin Mint Record Society 21/22 Sweden 1982 Sell This Version
DMK1-0724 Wayne King - The Waltz King album art Wayne King The Waltz King(Cass, Comp, Dol) RCA Special Products, The Good Music Record Co. DMK1-0724 US 1985 Sell This Version
DXB 189 Wayne King The Best Of Wayne King(2xLP, Comp, Mono) Decca DXB 189 US Unknown Sell This Version

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Steadydiet

Steadydiet

July 25, 2019
Awesome name. If I ever see one his records in a store I'm buying it.

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