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Meade "Lux" Lewis

p, *1905 US, Louisville, Kentucky
Musician / Composer of Jazz and Blues
A.k.a. Meade Anderson Lewis

American jazz pianist. Born in September 1905 (on September 3rd, 4th, or 13th, according to various sources) in Louisville, Kentucky. Lewis was hit and killed by a drunk driver after a performance on June 7, 1964. A 1927 rendition of “Honky Tonky Train Blues” on the Paramount Records label was his recording debut. He also appeared in the movies “New Orleans” (1947) and “Nightmare” (1956).

  • Piano
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Rock

Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Masters Of Boogie Piano: Five Classic Albums PlusMeade "Lux" Lewis, Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Jimmy Yancey2013Compil.
Boogie Woogie KingsAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Cripple Clarence Lofton, Pete Johnson, Speckled Red2009Compil.
1946-1954Meade "Lux" Lewis2005Compil.
Alternate Takes, Live Performances, Soundies, Etc. (1939 To Late 1940s)Meade "Lux" Lewis2005Compil.
Jazz Piano MastersAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis2000Compil.
Boogie Woogie StompAlbert Ammons With Meade "Lux" Lewis & Pete Johnson1998Compil.
Cat House PianoMeade "Lux" Lewis1998Compil.
The Boogie Woogie Trio, Vol. 2The Boogie Woogie Trio, Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis1997Album
Boogies & BluesMeade "Lux" Lewis1997Compil.
Boogie Woogie PianoJimmy Yancey, Albert Ammons, Mort Dixon, Hercal Thomas, Clarence "Pinetop" Smith, Meade "Lux" Lewis1996Compil.
1939-1941Meade "Lux" Lewis1996Compil.
The Boogie Woogie BoysAlbert Ammons - Pete Johnson - Meade "Lux" Lewis1995Compil.
Boogie Woogie & Blues / Mary Lou Williams & OrchestraMeade "Lux" Lewis / Mary Lou Williams1995Compil.
1941-1944Meade "Lux" Lewis1995Compil.
The Boogie Woogie Trio, Vol. 1The Boogie Woogie Trio, Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis1995Album
1927-1939Meade "Lux" Lewis1993Compil.
Master Of BoogieMeade "Lux" Lewis1993Compil.
The First DayAlbert Ammons & Meade "Lux" Lewis1992Compil.
Boogie Woogie PianoJimmy Yancey - Meade "Lux" Lewis - Albert Ammons - Pete Johnson1991Compil.
The Boogie Woogie GiantsAlbert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Clarence "Pinetop" Smith, Jimmy Yancey1990Compil.
Barrelhouse BoogieMeade "Lux" Lewis And Jimmy Yancey And Pete Johnson And Albert Ammons1989Compil.
(1939-1954)Meade "Lux" Lewis1988Compil.
Meade Lux Lewis (1927-1939)Meade "Lux" Lewis1988Compil.
Genius Of Boogie Woogie (Vol. 2)Albert Ammons - Pete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis1984Compil.
Chicago Piano Blues And Boogie Woogie 1936-1951 Vol. 3Meade "Lux" Lewis1984Compil.
The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Albert Ammons And Meade Lux LewisAlbert Ammons And Meade "Lux" Lewis1983Compil.
The Original Honky Tonk PianoMeade "Lux" Lewis, Will Ezell, Jabo Williams, Cow Cow Davenport1983Compil.
Giant Of Blues And Boogie Woogie 1905-1964 Vol. 2Meade "Lux" Lewis1982Compil.
Boogie Woogie TrioAlbert Ammons & Meade "Lux" Lewis & Pete Johnson1976Compil.
Tell Your StoryMeade "Lux" Lewis1975Compil.
Boogie Woogie Kings Volume 8Meade "Lux" Lewis / Cripple Clarence Lofton1974Compil.
Boogie Woogie KingsAlbert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis1974Compil.
The Boogie Woogie BoysAlbert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Big Joe Turner1973Compil.
Boogie Woogie Jump / Honky Tonk Train BluesAlbert Ammons & Pete Johnson / Meade "Lux" Lewis1971Single
Jazz Panorama Of The '20 vol. 3Meade "Lux" Lewis, Ma Rainey, Tommy Ladnier, Cripple Clarence Lofton, Big Bill Broonzy, Scott Joplin, Jelly Roll Morton1971Compil.
Boogie Woogie House PartyMeade "Lux" Lewis1962Album
The Blues Piano Artistry Of Meade Lux LewisMeade "Lux" Lewis1961Album
Original Boogie Woogie PianoPete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis1960Single
Barrel House PianoMeade "Lux" Lewis1957Album
Cat House PianoMeade "Lux" Lewis1957Album
Out Of The Roaring Twenties With Meade Lux LewisMeade "Lux" Lewis1956Single
Yancey's Last RideMeade "Lux" Lewis1956Album
Yancey's Last RideMeade "Lux" Lewis1956Album
Giants Of Boogie WoogiePete Johnson, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Albert Ammons1956Compil.
Out Of The Roaring Twenties With Meade Lux LewisMeade "Lux" Lewis1956Album
Keyboards Kings Of JazzCount Basie, Eddie Durham, Duke Ellington, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons1955Single
Boogie Woogie Piano And DrumsMeade "Lux" Lewis And Louis Bellson1955Album
Boogie Woogie Classic Blues AccompanimentsMeade "Lux" Lewis, Cripple Clarence Lofton, Leroy Garnett, Dobby Bragg1955Album
Boogie Woogie Piano And DrumsMeade "Lux" Lewis And Louis Bellson1954Single
Shout For Joy / Bear Cat Crawl / Cafe Society Rag / Honky Tonk Train BluesAlbert Ammons & Pete Johnson / Meade "Lux" Lewis1954Single
Boogie Woogie At The PhilharmonicMeade "Lux" Lewis1953Single
Boogie Woogie ClassicsAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Pete Johnson1953Single
Memorable Sessions in JazzEdmond Hall / Charlie Christian / Meade "Lux" Lewis / Red Norvo / Teddy Wilson1953Album
Opera In Vout / Boogie Woogie At The PhilharmonicSlim Gaillard, Tiny "Bam" Brown / Meade "Lux" Lewis1953Album
Volume 1 (Meade Lux Lewis' Interpretations Of The Great Boogie-Woogie Styles)Meade "Lux" Lewis1952Album
Boogie Woogie ClassicsMeade "Lux" Lewis1952Album
Kings Of Boogie WoogieAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis, Blind John Davis1951Compil.
Alley Rat Blues / Molasses Sopper BluesMeade "Lux" Lewis, George Hannah1950Album
Boogie Woogie PrayerMeade "Lux" Lewis - Pete Johnson - Albert Ammons1947Album
Honky Tonk Train Blues / Hastings StreetMeade "Lux" Lewis, Charlie Spand1947Album
Boogie Woogie at the PhilharmonicMeade "Lux" Lewis1946Album
Glendale Glide / Denapas ParadeMeade "Lux" Lewis1945Album
Blues Boogie WoogieMeade "Lux" Lewis1945Album
Randini's Boogie / Lux's BoogieMeade "Lux" Lewis1945Album
That Ain't Right / Doll House BoogieFats Waller And Ada Brown / Meade "Lux" Lewis1944Album
Rising Tide Blues / Tell Your Story No. 2Meade "Lux" Lewis1941Album
Harpsichord ImprovisationsMeade "Lux" Lewis1941Album
Harpsichord ImprovisationsMeade "Lux" Lewis1941Album
Honky Tonk Train Blues / Tell Your StoryMeade "Lux" Lewis1941Album
Six Wheel Chaser / Bass On TopMeade "Lux" Lewis1940Album
Boogie Woogie / Yancey SpecialHoney Hill / Meade "Lux" Lewis1940Album
Chicago In Mind / Two And FewsAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis1939Album
The Blues, Part 3 / The Blues, Part 4Meade "Lux" Lewis1939Album
The Blues, Part 1 / The Blues, Part 2Meade "Lux" Lewis1939Album
St. Louis Blues / Messin' AroundAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis1939Album
Bear Cat Crawl / Shout For JoyMeade "Lux" Lewis / Albert Ammons1939Album
Boogie Woogie PrayerMeade "Lux" Lewis - Pete Johnson - Albert Ammons1939Album
Cafe Society Rag / Lovin' Mama BluesAlbert Ammons, Meade "Lux" Lewis / Pete Johnson & His Boogie Woogie Boys1939Album
Melancholy / SolitudeMeade "Lux" Lewis1939Album
Honky Tonk Train Blues / Whistlin' BluesMeade "Lux" Lewis1937Album
Honky Tonk Train Blues / Dearborn St. BreakdownMeade "Lux" Lewis / Charles Avery1930Album
Chicago FlyerMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
I'm In The Mood For Love / Mr. Freddie BluesMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Honkey Tonk Train Blues / Piano StompMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Jabouti - San Francisco ShuffleMeade "Lux" LewisSingle
Boogie Woogie At The PhilharmonicMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Meade "Lux" LewisMeade "Lux" LewisSingle
Boogie Woogie Piano And DrumsMeade "Lux" Lewis And Louis BellsonSingle
Yancy Special / Celeste BluesMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
SelfportraitMeade "Lux" LewisCompil.
Walkin' The Boogie / Honky Tonk TrainPete Johnson And Albert Ammons / Meade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Tell Your StoryMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Boogie Woogie At The PhilharmonicMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Honky Tonk Train BluesMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Yancey Special / Celeste BluesMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Honky Tonk Train Blues / BarrelhouseMeade "Lux" Lewis / Jess StacyAlbum
Boogie Woogie At The PhilharmonicMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
At The PianoMeade "Lux" LewisSingle
Bass On Top Boogie / Six Wheel Chaser BoogieMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
The Boogie Tidal / Yancey's PrideMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Beartrap Stomp / Celeste BoogieMeade "Lux" LewisSingle
Boogie At The PhilharmonicMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Boogie Woogie at the Philharmonic Medium Boogie / Boogie Woogie at the Philharmonic Fast BoogieMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Meade Lux LewisMeade "Lux" LewisSingle
The Complete Library Of Congress Boogie Woogie Recordings Of Meade Lux Lewis, Albert Ammons & Pete JohnsonMeade "Lux" Lewis, Albert Ammons & Pete JohnsonAlbum
Boogie Woogie And BluesMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Honky Tonk Train Blues / Dear Old SouthlandMeade "Lux" Lewis / Louis ArmstrongAlbum
Boogie Woogie Prayer, Part I & IIMeade "Lux" Lewis, Pete Johnson, Albert AmmonsAlbum
Slow Boogie / Honky Tonk TrainMeade "Lux" LewisAlbum
Blues, Boogie & BarrelhouseMeade "Lux" Lewis, Pete Johnson, Clarence "Pinetop" Smith, Albert Ammons And His Rhythm KingsCompil.
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