Don Covay

Don Covay


Singles: 12–inch

NEWMAN (5001 “Badd Boy”) $5-$10 / 1980
(Not issued with custom cover)

PHILA. INT’L (269 “Travelin’ in Heavy Traffic”) $15-$25 / 1976
(Promo issue only. Not issued with custom cover)


Singles: 7–inch

ATLANTIC $5-$10 / 1965-1970

BIG TOP (3033 “Beauty and the Beast”) $15-$25 / 1960

BIG TOP (3060 “I’m Coming Down with the Blues”) $15-$25 / 1960

BLAZE (350 “Standing in the Doorway”) $30-$40 / 1958

CAMEO (239 “Popeye Waddle”) $8-$12 / 1962

CAMEO (251 “Do the Bug”) $8-$12 / 1963

COLUMBIA (41981 “Shake”) $5-$10 / 1961

COLUMBIA (42058 “See About Me”) $5-$10 / 1961

COLUMBIA (42197 “Now That I Need You”) $75-$100 / 1961

FLEETWOOD (2001 “Pony Time Twist”) $15-$25

LANDA (704 “You’re Good for Me”) $5-$10 / 1965

MERCURY (73311 “Overtime Man”) $4-$6 / 1972

MERCURY (73385 “Money”) $4-$6 / 1973

MERCURY (73430 “Bad Mouthing”) $4-$6 / 1973

MERCURY (73469 “Leave Him”) $5-$10 / 1974

MERCURY (73648 “Rumble in the Jungle”) $5-$10 / 1975

NEWMAN (500 “Badd Boy”) $3-$5 / 1980

PARKWAY (894 “Ain’t That Silly”) $10-$20 / 1964

PARKWAY (910 “One Little Boy Had Money”) $10-$20 / 1964

PHILA. INT’L (3594 “No Tell Motel”) $4-$6 / 1976

PHILA. INT’L (3602 “Once You Have It”) $4-$6 / 1976

ROSEMART (801 “Mercy, Mercy”)  $15-$25 / 1964
(Several label variations exist, with color and layout variations. Some credit [Ronnie] Miller as co-writer, with Covay, and others credit [Horace] Ott)

ROSEMART (802 “Please Don’t Let Me Know”) $10-$20 / 1964

ROSEMART/ATLANTIC (13037 “Mercy, Mercy”/”Seesaw”) $8-$12 / 1970s
(Oldies Series with Rosemart label on one side and Atlantic on the reverse)

SUE (709 “Believe It Or Not”) $30-$40 / 1958

SUE (709 “Believe It Or Not”) $60-$80 / 1958
(White label. Promo issue only)

U-VON $5-$10 / 1977


EPs: 7–inch

BRAVO (205 “Twist Songs”) $30-$50 / 1962
(No artist credited, though many feel the singer is Don Covay)


LPs: 10/12–inch

ATLANTIC (8104 “Mercy”) $100-$150 / 1965
(Lead guitarist on the Mercy track is Ronnie Miller, not Jimi Hendrix. However, Hendrix is playing “fill-in” on this session)

ATLANTIC (8120 “See Saw”) $25-$35 / 1965

ATLANTIC (8237 “House of Blue Lights”) $15-$25 / 1969

JANUS (3038 “Different Strokes for Different Folks”) $10-$15 / 1972

MERCURY (1020 “Super Dude 1”) $8-$12 / 1973

MERCURY (1020 “Hot Blood”) $8-$12 / 1974

PHILA. INT’L (33958 “Travelin’ in Heavy Traffic”) 8-12 / 1976
(Gatefold)

VERSATILE $5-$10 / 1978


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