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Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis

ts, US
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Edward Davis

American jazz (and rhythm & blues) saxophonist. Played with : Cootie Williams (1942-'44), Lucky Millinder, Andy Kirk (1945-'46), Louis Armstrong, Count Basie (1952-'53, 1957 & 1964-1973), Shirley Scott (1955-'60), Johnny Griffin, Harry "Sweets" Edison (& others) and in his own groups. Born : March 02, 1922 in New York City, New York. Died : November 03, 1986 in Culver City, California.

  • Tenor sax
  • Saxophone
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soul

Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Seven Classic AlbumsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2014Compil.
Four Classic Albums PlusEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2013Compil.
“Live” At Minton’s Playhouse in New York CityEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2011Compil.
Earl Meets Sweets And JawsEarl Hines Featuring: Harry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Oliver Jackson2011Album
The Complete Cookbook SessionsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott2010Compil.
Norman Granz' Jazz In Montreux Presents Eddie Lockjaw Davis '77Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis2005Album
The Best OfEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2004Compil.
Prestige ProfilesEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2004Compil.
Hey, Lock!Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis2003Album
Lock, The Fox / The Fox & The HoundsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2001Compil.
Goin' To The Meetin'Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis2001Compil.
Live At The WidderEddie "Lockjaw" Davis2000Album
What's NewSonny Stitt, Harry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1999Compil.
Live At Minton'sEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1998Compil.
Straight BluesEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1998Compil.
Harry "Sweets" Edison · Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisHarry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1997Compil.
In CopenhagenHarry Edison & Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1997Album
WhisperingHarry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1996Album
Prestige First Sessions Volume ThreeEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1992Compil.
Tenor Battle At BirdlandSonny Stitt ´& Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1992Compil.
That's AllEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1990Album
Montreux Jazz Festival Vol 6 - Two SaxesBenny Carter, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1989Album
Save Your Love For MeEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1988Compil.
Countin' With BasieEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1987Album
Live At The Widder, Vol. 1Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1987Album
TogethernessTogether Featuring Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis · Art Farmer · Louie Austen1986Album
Midnight SlowsBuddy Tate, Milt Buckner, Illinois Jacquet, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Wild Bill Davis1986Compil.
Live In Châteauneuf-du-PapeWild Bill Davis / Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Night & Day1985Album
In The Kitchen (Part One) / Rock CandyEddie "Lockjaw" Davis / Brother Jack McDuff1984Single
Jazz At The Philharmonic, 1983Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1983Album
Sonny, Sweets & JawsSonny Stitt, Harry Edison & Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1982Album
Live At Minton'sEddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Johnny Griffin1981Compil.
Jaw's BluesEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1981Album
The Rarest Sessions Of The 40'sEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1981Compil.
The Best OfEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1980Compil.
Jouent Brassens En JazzGeorges Brassens - Moustache Avec Les Petits Français - Joe Newman - Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Harry Edison - Cat Anderson - Dorothy Donegan1980Compil.
Midnight Slows Vol.10Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis / Bill Doggett, Musidisc1979Album
Sweets & JawsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1979Album
Georges Brassens Joue Avec Moustache Et: Les Petits Français - Volume 2Georges Brassens - Moustache Avec Les Petits Français - Joe Newman - Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Harry Edison - Cat Anderson - Dorothy Donegan1979Album
The Heavy HitterEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1979Album
Elegie A Un Rat De CaveGeorges Brassens Joue Avec Moustache Et Les Petits Français - Joe Newman - Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Harry Edison - Cat Anderson - Dorothy Donegan1979Album
Hey Lock!Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1978Compil.
Vol. 1Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Harry Edison, John Darvilles Quartet With Kenny Drew, The Moss Music Group, Inc.1978Album
Simply SweetsHarry Edison and Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1978Album
Bill Doggett Feat. Eddie Davis & Eddie VinsonBill Doggett Feat. Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson1978Album
Eddie's FunctionEddie "Lockjaw" Davis Featuring Shirley Scott1978Compil.
Tenor BattlesSonny Stitt, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1977Album
Harry "Sweets" Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Richard Boone with Leonardo Pedersens's JazzkapelHarry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis · Richard Boone, Leonardo Pedersens Jazzkapel1977Album
Chewin' The FatEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Georges Arvanitas Trio1977Album
Straight AheadEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Tommy Flanagan Trio1976Album
Michel Attenoux et son OrchestreEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1975Album
The CookbookEddie 'Lockjaw' Davis1974Compil.
Leapin' On LenoxEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1974Album
Ebulient Roaring Screaming Big Band SoundClarke-Boland Big Band, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1972Compil.
The Best Of Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley ScottEddie "Lockjaw" Davis with Shirley Scott1970Compil.
Love CallsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Paul Gonsalves1968Album
Stompin'Shirley Scott / Don Patterson / Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1968Album
The Fox And The HoundsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1967Album
Lock, The FoxEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1966Album
Days Of Wine And Roses / Speak LowEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1966Single
Sheila / Say WhatEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1965Single
The Late ShowEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1965Album
The First Set/Recorded Live At MintonsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Johnny Griffin1964Album
I Wish You Love / Too Soon The AutumnEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1964Single
Live! The Midnight ShowEddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Johnny Griffin, Junior Mance1964Album
MistyEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott1963Album
Trackin'Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1963Album
Battle StationsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1963Album
I Only Have Eyes For YouEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1963Album
Smokin'Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1963Album
Beano (Pt.1)Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1963Single
Misty / In The KitchenEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott / The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Quintet1963Single
Goin' To The MeetingEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1962Album
JawbreakersHarry Edison And Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1962Album
Goin' To Meetin'Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1962Single
I Only Have Eyes For You / Sweet And LovelyEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1962Single
Night HawkColeman Hawkins With Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1961Album
Afro-JawsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1961Album
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Cookbook Vol. 3Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1961Album
Camp Meeting / Oh Gee !Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1961Single
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town / Christmas SongEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1960Single
Moodsville Volume 1The Red Garland Trio + Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1960Album
Moodsville Volume 4Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott1960Album
MistyEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1960Single
BacalaoEddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Shirley Scott1960Album
Eddie Davis And Charlie Ventura In StereoEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1959Compil.
Body And Soul / Old Devil MoonEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1959Single
But BeautifulEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott1959Single
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Cookbook Volume IIEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1959Album
I Let A Song Go Out Of My HeartEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1959Single
Tangerine / I'll Never Be The SameEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1959Single
Very SaxyEddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Buddy Tate - Coleman Hawkins - Arnett Cobb1959Album
Blow, Arnett, BlowArnett Cobb And Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1959Album
JawsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott1959Album
Nostalgia (Fats Navarro Memorial No. 2)Fats Navarro, Art Blakey, Dexter Gordon, Tadd Dameron, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis1958Compil.
In The KitchenEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1958Single
UptownEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1958Album
Big Beat JazzEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1958Album
Scotty Boo / Eddie's FunctionEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1958Single
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis CookbookEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott And Jerome Richardson1958Album
The Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis CookbookEddie "Lockjaw" Davis With Shirley Scott And Jerome Richardson1958Single
Jazz With A BeatEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1957Album
Jazz With A HornEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1957Album
Modern Jazz ExpressionsEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1956Album
Tia JuanaEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1956Single
The Battle Of BirdlandEddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Sonny Stitt, Roost1955Single
The Battle Of BirdlandSonny Stitt - Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Birdland1955Album
Goodies From Eddie DavisEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1954Album
Slow Squat / I'm An Old CowhandEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1953Album
Hey Lock / There's No YouEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1953Album
Huckle Boogie / Mountain OystersEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1949Album
Calling Dr. Jazz / Stealin TrashEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1947Album
Hollerin And Screaming / MaternityEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1947Album
Fracture / SpinalEddie "Lockjaw" Davis1947Album
Uh! Oh! / MistyEddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
A Foggy DayEddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
The Best of Eddie 'Lockjaw' DavisEddie "Lockjaw" DavisCompil.
I Giganti Del Jazz Vol. 95Earl Hines / Harry Edison / Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis / Oliver JacksonAlbum
灯りを消して テナー・サックスによるBTMKing Curtis, The Jimmy Forrest Quintet, Willis Jackson, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, VictorAlbum
Cookbook Vol. 2Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
I Can't Hear For ListeningElmer Gill and Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
All Of MeEddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
Swing MastersEddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
Kickin' And Wailin'Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
Jaws Strikes AgainEddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis TrioEddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
Swing MastersHarry Edison, Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
Dobbin' With Redd Foxx / Last Train From OverbrookEddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
Stealing TrashFats Navarro, Eddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
This Can't Be / Bingo DomingoEddie "Lockjaw" DavisSingle
I Let A Song Go Out of My Heart / You Stepped Out of A DreamEddie "Lockjaw" DavisCompil.
Light And LovelyEddie "Lockjaw" DavisAlbum
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