Ral Donner Great Britain Discography (where indicated: m = mono, s = stereo)

Singles

G1 1961 Parlophone R4820 ..You Don’t Know What You’ve Got / So Close To Heaven

G2 1961 Parlophone R4859.. Please Don’t Go / I Didn’t Figure On Him

G3 1962 Parlophone R4889.. She’s Everything / I Don’t Need You

G4 1962 Stateside SS-109..... Loveless Life**** / Bells Of Love

G5 1963 Reprise R20141...... I Got Burned / A Tear In My Eye

G6 1978 Thunder 7801 ..........The Day The Beat Stopped / Run Little Linda# /I Got Burned# ...#Reprise recordings.. ..........................................bbb.33rpm issued with special sleeve (no picture)

G7 1978 Inferno HEAT3 ....... Don’t Let It Slip Away / Wait A Minute Now - special sleeve (no picture)

**** single version (best version which is different to all later legal re-issues on LP & CD except for track 17 disk 1 on GVC CD). Ral's vocal is more aggresive on this version starting at 1:10 approx with I WANT YOU BABY..........!!

LP’s

GL1 1978 Pye NSPL28269***....You Don’t Know What You’ve Got ...(Gone recordings)

1. You Don’t Know What You’ve Got 2. Please Don’t Go 3. Girl Of My Best Friend 4. School Of Heartbreakers (version 1) 5. She’s Everything 6. To Love Someone 7. Loveless Life (NOT single version) 8. Bells Of Love 9. To Love 10. She’s My Baby 11. Your Skies Of Blue 12. For Love Nor Money 13. Pray For Me 14. Will You Love Me In Heaven 15. Nite Owl* (version 1) 16. Standing Here* 17. Puddle Of Tears* 18. Nine Times Out Of Ten 19. I Didn’t Figure On Him 20. So Close To Heaven * previously unissued ***also issued on cassette ZCP 28269 note: there are two pressings of this album: the original on PYE and a second on PRT (only the label is different, both have the same jacket)

 

GL2 1980 Piccadilly ND 135.....1935-1977: I’ve Been Away For Awhile Now - 2 LP’s in single jacket..Ral narrates "The Elvis Presley Story" and sings snippets of 50 Elvis songs (only 11 songs are sung in their entirety or almost and without narration interruption i.e. American Triology, Blue Christmas, CC Rider, Got A Lotta Livin' To Do, If I Can Dream, Jailhouse Rock, King Creole, Lord You Gave Me A Mountain, Mama Liked The Roses, Separate Ways & Suspicious Minds). See bottom of this page for complete track details.

CD’s

GC1 1991 Sequel NED CD 190..The Complete Ral Donner 1959-1962 2 CDs ..(Gone, Scottie & Tau recordings) .........

1. Girl Of My Best Friend 2. It’s Been A Long Long Time 3. I Didn’t Figure On Him 4. Standing Here 5. To Love 6. Nine Times Out Of Ten 7. Please Don’t Tease 8. School Of Heartbreakers (version 1) 9. You Don’t Know What You’ve Got 10. Lonely Star (version 1) 11. Nite Owl (version 1) 12. You Haven’t Lived Until You’ve Loved** 13. So Close To Heaven 14. Little Miss Heartbreak** 15. Tears Of Misery** 16. Creampuff 17. She’s My Baby 18. Turn Back The Clock (version 2) 19. With You Now 20. Please Don’t Go 21. Pray For Me 22. I Don’t Need You 23. Bells Of Love 24. Puddle Of Tears 25. For Love Nor Money 26. Your Skies Of Blue 27. Because We’re Young 28. Juarez (Quarez)** 29. Sweetheart 30. Silver And Gold** 31. Half Heaven, Half Heartache 32. To Love Someone 33. Loveless Life (NOT single version) 34. She’s Everything 35. Will You Love Me In Heaven 36. Tell MeWhy 37. That’s All Right With Me 38. And Then 39. Loneliness Of A Star ...** previously unissued

GC2 2001 Castle Music CMEDD043..You Don't Know What You've Got - The Ral Donner Anthology 2 CDs (Gone, Scottie, Tau & Red Bird recordings) 1. Tell Me Why (m) 2. That's Alright With Me (m) 3. Girl Of My Best Friend (m) 4. It's Been A Long, Long Time (m) 5. You Don't Know What You've Got (m) 6. So Close To Heaven (m) 7. Please Don't Go (m) 8. I Didn't Figure On Him (m) 9. Turn Back The Clock (m) 10. Lonely Star (m) 11. With You Now (m) 12. Nine Times Out Of Ten (m) 13. I Don't Need You (m) 14. School Of Heartbreakers (m) 15. She's My Baby (m) 16. Your Skies Of Blue (m) 17. For Love Nor Money (m) 18. Pray For Me (m) 19. Because We're Young (m) 20. She's Everything (m) 21. Will You Love Me In Heaven (m) 22. To Love Someone (m) 23. Loveless Life (m - NOT single version) 24. Bells Of Love (m) 25. To Love (m) 26. Sweetheart (m) 27. And Then (m) 28. Loneliness Of A Star (m) 29. You Don't Know What You've Got (s) 30. So Close To Heaven (s) 31. Please Don't Go (s) 32. I Didn't Figure On Him (s) 33. Turn Back The Clock (s) 34. Lonely Star (s) 35. Nine Times Out Of Ten (s) 36. School Of Heartbreakers (s) 37. She's My Baby (s) 38. Pray For Me (s) 39. She's Everything (s) 40. Will You Love Me In Heaven (s) 41. To Love Someone (s) 42. Loveless Life (s - NOT single version) 43. To Love (s) 44. Nite Owl (s) 45. Standing Here (s) 46. Puddle Of Tears (m) 47. Creampuff (s) 48. Please Don't Tease (s) 49. Half Heaven, Half Heartache (s) 50. You Haven't Lived Until You've Loved (s) 51. Little Miss Heartbreak (s) 52. Tears Of Misery (s) 53. Juarez [Quarez] (m) 54. Silver And Gold (s) 55. Love Isn't Like That (m) 56. It Will Only Make Me Love You More (m) .........l(m) = mono, (s) = stereo

GC3 2014 GVC 2038 Burned! - The Ral Donner Anthology 2 CDs (Gone, Scottie, Tau & Reprise recordings)

1. That's All Right With Me (m) 2. Tell Me Why (m) 3. Loneliness Of A Star (m) 4. And Then (m) 5. Girl Of My Best Friend (m) 6. It's Been A Long, Long Time (m) 7. You Don't Know What You've Got (m) 8. So Close To Heaven (m) 9. Please Don't Go (m) 10. I Didn't Figure On Him (m) 11. School Of Heartbreakers (m) 12. She's Everything (m) 13. Because We're Young (m) 14. I Don't Need You (m) 15. To Love Someone (m) 16. Will You Love Me In Heaven (m) 17. Loveless Life (m - single version ****) 18. Bells Of Love (m) 19. To Love (m) 20. Sweetheart (m) 21. Second Miracle (m) 22. Christmas Day (m) 23. I Got Burned (m) 24. A Tear In My Eye (m) 25. I Wish This Night Would Never End (m) 26. Don't Put Your Heart In His Hands (m) 27. Run Little Linda (m) 28. Beyond The Heartbreak (m) 29. You Don't Know What You've Got (s) 30. So Close To Heaven (s) 31. Please Don't Go (s) 32. I Didn't Figure On Him (s) 33. School Of Heartbreakers (s) 34. She's Everything (s) 35. To Love Someone (s) 36. Will You Love Me In Heaven (s) 37. Loveless Life (s - NOT single version) 38. To Love (s) 39. Turn Back The Clock (s) 40. Lonely Star (s) 41. Nine Times Out Of Ten (s) 42. She's My Baby (s) 43. Pray For Me (s) 44. With You Now (m) 45. Your Skies Of Blue (m) 46. For Love Nor Money (m) 47. Nite Owl (s) 48. Standing Here (s) 49. Puddle Of Tears (m) 50. Creampuff (s) 51. Please Don't Tease (s) 52. Half Heaven, Half Heartache (s) 53. You Haven't Lived Until You've Loved (s) 54. Little Miss Heartbreak (s) 55. Tears Of Misery (s) 56. Juarez [Quarez] (m) 57. Silver And Gold (s) 58. Cinderella Twist (m - movie version) ........mono = (m), stereo = (s)

GC4 July 2013 Jasmine Music 37FCF Ral Donner - Singles Collection 1959-1962 (Scottie & Gone recordings)

1. Tell Me Why 2. That's All Right With Me 3. Girl Of My Best Friend 4. It's Been A Long Long Time 5. And Then 6. To Love 7. You Don't Know What You've Got 8. So Close To Heaven 9. I Didn't Figure On Him 10. Please Don't Go 11. School Of Heartbreakers 12. Because We're Young 13. She's Everything 14. Will You Love Me In Heaven 15. (What A Sad Way) To Love Someone 16. Bells Of Love 17. Loveless Life 18. Sweetheart 19. Nine Times Out Of Ten 20. Lonely Star 21. She's My Baby 22. Turn Back The Clock 23. With You Now 24. Pray For Me 25. For Love Nor Money 26. I Don't Need You 27. Your Skies Of Blue

I've Been Away For Awhile Now - complete track details ..* = vocal by others, ** = Ral speaks the lyrics
1) Memories 2) *So High 3) Old Shep 4) Trouble 5) I Need Somebody To Lean On 6) Blue Moon Of Kentucky 7) My Happiness 8) That's When Your Heartaches Begin 9) That's All Right Mama 10) I Forgot To Remember To Forget 11) All Shook Up 12) When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again 13) I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone 14) Heartbreak Hotel 15) I Want You, I Need You, I Love You 16) Hound Dog 17) Don't Be Cruel 18) Mystery Train 19) Love Me Tender 20) Loving You 21) Got a Lotta Livin' To Do 22) Jailhouse Rock 23) King Creole 24) Don't 25) ** Precious Memories 26) Wooden Heart 27) A Fool Such As I 28) One Night 29) Stuck On You 30) It's Now Or Never 31) White Christmas 32) Blue Christmas 33) Girls, Girls, Girls 34) Return To Sender 35) Follow That Dream 36) Lawdy Miss Clawdy 37) Are You Lonesome Tonight 38) If I Can Dream 39) In The Ghetto 40) Don't Cry Daddy 41) Kentucky Rain 42) Separate Ways 43) Mama Liked The Roses 44) Viva Las Vegas 45) Theme From 2,001 - Opening Riff 46) CC Rider 47) Suspicious Minds 48) Lord You Gave Me A Mountain 49) American Trilogy 50) Can't Help Falling In Love 51) Memories (reprise) - total running time: 61 minutes

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