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Shirley Ellis

Shirley Elliston 

Shell 307 - Love Can Make You Know / A Beautiful Love - 1961 

The Metronomes (members Alphonso Elliston, Shirley Elliston, .................................................) 

Maureen 1000 - My Dearest Darling / Chickie-Goo – 1962
Challenge 9157 - Tears, Tears, Tears / Hot Time – 1962
Riverside 4523 - Back Door Blues / This Could Be The Start Of Something Big - 1962
 

Shirlee May (Shirley Ellis) 

Mercury 71969 - Lonely Birthday / Little Sally Walker - 1962 

Shirley Ellis (born Shirley Marie Elliston in 1941 in New York City (the Bronx), New York

Congress 202 – The Nitty Gritty / Give Me A List – 1963  
Congress 208 – (That’s) What The Nitty Gritty Is / Get Out* – 1964 *covered by Bob Kuban & The In-Men.
Congress 210 – Shy One / Takin’ Care Of Business – 1964
Congress 221 – Such A Night / Bring It On Home To Me – 1964
Congress 230 – The Name Game / Whisper To The Wind – 1964 (some copies issued with picture sleeve) Congress 234 – The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap) / This Is Beautiful – 1965 (some copies issued with picture sleeve)
Congress 238 – The Puzzle Song (A Puzzle In Song) / I See It, I Like It, I Want It – 1965
Congress 246 – I Never Will Forget / I Told You So – 1965
Congress 251 – One Sour Note / You Better Be Good, World – 1965
Congress 260 – Ever See A Diver Kiss His Wife While The Bubbles Bounce About Above The Water / Stardust – 1965
Columbia 43829 – Truly, Truly, Truly / Birds, Bees, Cupids And Bows – 1966
Columbia 44021 – Soul Time / Waitin’ – 1967
Columbia 44137 – Sugar Let’s Shing-A-Ling / How Lonely Is Lonely – 1967
Kapp Kjb-70 - The Nitty Gritty / The Name Game – 1966
Kapp Kjb-71 - Shy One / Takin' Care Of Business – 1966
CBS 7463 - Soul Time / Waitin' – 1971
MCA 40135 - The Clapping Song / This Is Beautiful – 1973
MCA 60024 - The Nitty Gritty / The Name Game – 1973 

The Intrigues / Shirley Ellis

Rocky Mountain Productions R. M. 1100 - In A Moment / Shy One* - ? *flip by Shirley Ellis. 

Johnny Maddox / Shirley Ellis 

Collectables Col O37327 - Crazy Otto / Shy One* - ? *Flip By Shirley Ellis. 

Shirley Ellis 

Collectables Col 900617 - The Name Game / The Nitty Gritty - ? 

LP's 

Congress Cgl-3002 - In Action - 1964
Tracks: Such A Night / Bring It On Home To Me / The Nitty Gritty / C. C. Rider / Takin' Care Of Business / Don't Let Go /// Stagger Lee / Stardust / Shy One / Kansa / Get Out / (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is.
 

Congress Cgl-3003 - The Name Game - 1965
Tracks: The Name Game / Don?T Let Go / Kansas City / Shy One / Star Dust / The Nitty Gritty /// Such A Night / C. C. Rider / I Never Will Forget / Stagger Lee / Whisper To The Wind / Bring It On Home To Me.
 

Columbia Cs 9479 -
Soul Time With Shirley Ellis- 1967 Tracks: Sugar, Let's Shing-A-Ling / Back Track / It Must Be Love / Waitin' / Birds, Bees, Cupids And Bows /// Soul Time / How Lonely Is Lonely / Yes I'm Ready / Music And Memories / Truly, Truly, Truly / To Be Or Not To Be.
 

Cd's 

Connoisseur Collection Vsop Cd 340 - Shirley Ellis The Complete Congress Recordings - 2001
Tracks: Nitty Gritty / Give Me A List / That's What The Nitty Gritty Is / Get Out / Shy One / Takin' Care Of Business / Such A Night / Bring It On Home To Me / Name Game / Whisper To Me Wind / Clapping Song / This Is Beautiful / Puzzle Song (A Puzzle In A Song) / I See It, I Like It, I Want It / I Never Will Forget / I Told You So / One Sour Note / You Better Be Good World / Stardust / Ever See A Diver Kiss His Wife While The Bubbles Bounce About Above The Water / Don't Let Go / Kansa City / C. C. Rider / Stagger Lee.  
 

Trivia 

Shirley Marie Elliston (Shirley Ellis) compositions were used by The Chords of "Sh-Boom" fame when they recorded "Pretty Wild" in 1955 and "Lu-Lu" in 1957.