Long Tall Sally

~ Recording by Little Richard and His Band

Annotation

Master of Specialty 572, net length 2:06.5.

Annotation last modified on 2012-08-06 07:31 UTC.

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.1Long Tall Sally2:07Little Richard and His BandLong Tall Sally / Slippin’ and Slidin’ (Peepin’ and Hidin’)Little Richard and His BandSingle
Specialty RecordsSP-572-45, XSP-572-45
1.1Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardLong Tall Sally / Tutti FruttiLittle RichardSingle
London RecordsHLO 8366
1.7Long Tall Sally2:07Little Richard and His BandHere's Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
Specialty RecordsSP-100
1.16Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardHis Greatest RecordingsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CHA 109
1.1Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardLittle Richard's Specialty Hits - Volume TwoLittle RichardSingle + Compilation
Specialty RecordsSPBX-2
1.2Long Tall Sally2:09Little Richard18 Greatest HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)RNCD 75899
1.2Long Tall Sally2:09Little Richard18 Greatest HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)R2 75899
1.7Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardHere's Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CH 128
1.2Long Tall Sally?:??Little RichardThe Essential Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Festival Records (Australian)D170076
1.2Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Essential Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Specialty RecordsSPCD-2154-1
1.1Long Tall Sally2:10Little Richard22 Classic CutsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CDCH 195
1.17Long Tall Sally2:08Little Richard20 Greatest HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
ZYX Records (same label as ZYX Music, but different imprint)CD 9012
1.12Long Tall Sally2:11Little Richard22 Greatest HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Mercury Records (or just “Mercury.” A UMG imprint, do not use it for ©/℗ credits)830 834-2
1.14Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardGreatest HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Pickwick Compact Discs (UK imprint, subsidiary of Pickwick International Inc. (GB) Ltd.)PWK 003
1.11Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardThe CollectionLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • -1987
Object EnterprisesOR0001
1.18Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time‐Life Music, Warner Special Products2RNR-14, OPCD-2544
5.14Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardYesterdays Gold: 120 Golden Oldies, Volume 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
YDG 2552
1.1Long Tall Sally2:05Little RichardHis BestLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Dominion Entertainment784-2
3.19Long Tall Sally2:04Little RichardThe Rock Box: The History of Rock ’n’ RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Dominion EntertainmentCD 1303
1.3Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardGood Golly, Miss MollyLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Success (European budget label)2106CD
1.7Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardHere’s Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CDCHM 128
1.3Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardHeroes of Rock'n RollLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • -1989
HR 004
3.2Long Tall Sally (The Thing) (master - probably take 7)2:10Little RichardThe Specialty Sessions (6 CD set) (LP size box)Little RichardOther + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978), Specialty RecordsABOXCD 1
3.2Long Tall Sally (The Thing) (master - probably take 7)2:10Little RichardThe Specialty Sessions (6 CD set)Little RichardOther + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978), Specialty RecordsABOXCD 1
3.2Long Tall Sally (The Thing) (master - probably take 7)2:07Little RichardThe Specialty Sessions (8 Album Set)Little RichardOther + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978), Specialty RecordsABOXLP 1
1.4Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardUltimate 50's PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Era Records (55-90 US indie)511-2
2.2Long Tall Sally (master)2:11Little RichardThe Specialty Sessions (3 CD set)Little RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • US1990-04-02
Specialty RecordsSPCD 8508
1.16Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardHis Greatest Recordings (Extra Tracks)Little RichardAlbum + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CDCH 109
1.7Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Georgia PeachLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • US1991-07-23
Specialty RecordsSPCD-7012-2
1.26Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardJukebox Hits of 1956, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Double D Entertainment9156
1.2Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardThe FabulousLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CDFAB 001
1.2Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1955-1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time‐Life MusicTL 516/07
4.7Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardThe Specialty StoryVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1994-03-25
Specialty Records5SPCD-4412-2
2.11Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardMega Jukebox Top 100Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -1994
Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint)01 8390 6
1.13Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardThe Golden Days of Rock ’n’ Roll 1955–1964Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Reader’s Digest Music3364
1.4Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardThe Best of Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Pegasus (UK budget label till 2008 (later release Pegasus Entertainment))PEG CD 133
1.3Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardThe Original British Hit SinglesLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1999-08-31
Ace (UK, started in 1978)CDCHM 729
1.1Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Best of Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • -1999
1.11Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Classic Rhythm + Blues Collection: 1955-1959Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Special Products, Time‐Life MusicOPCD-3558, R604-01
1.11Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardCasey Kasem Presents: America's Top 10 Through the Years - The 50'sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2001-04-24
3.7Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardSay It Loud! A Celebration of Black Music in AmericaVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2001-10-09
Rhino (reissue label)76660
1.2Long Tall Sally2:08Little Richard20th Century Masters: The Millenium Collection: The Best of ’50s Rock ’n’ RollVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CA2002-03-26
Universal Music Canada
1.1Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe King of Rock 'n' RollLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-03-31
Hallmark Music & Entertainment701902
1.6Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardCapital Gold: Rock ’n’ Roll LegendsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-11-10
Virgin TVVTDCD554
1.14Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardJohn Lennon’s JukeboxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-03-08
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)VTDCD 608
1.14Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardThe Very Best of LegendsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-10-25
Box Music (Polish Label)VTDCD 650
1.10Long Tall Sally2:05Little RichardMega Juke-BoxVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Wagram Music (imprint/distributor)WAG 366
2.7Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardHere’s Little Richard / Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • US2006-09-16
Mobile Fidelity Sound LabUDSACD 2028
1.7Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardHere’s Little Richard / Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • US2006-09-16
Mobile Fidelity Sound LabUDSACD 2028
1.7Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardHere’s Little Richard / Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Mobile Fidelity Sound LabUDSACD 2028
4.8Long Tall Sally2:08Little Richard101 Jukebox ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2007-06-04
Virgin TVVTDCDX 871
1.7Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardHere's Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
  • DE2008-05-19
Hallmark Records (Pickwick UK imprint, unrelated to the US Hallmark greeting card label)706932
2.5Long Tall Sally2:10Little Richard101 Rock ’n’ Roll HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-06-02
Virgin TVVTDCDX913
1.20Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardDreamboats and Petticoats TwoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2008-11-03
Universal Music TV (UK, a division of Universal Music Operations Limited)5313760
1.9Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Ultimate Oldies but Goodies CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time‐Life Music22200-Z
1.3Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardShe Knows How to Rock: The Singles As & BsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-01-08
Jasmine Records (UK label)JASCD 545
1.130Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Greatest Rock ’n’ Roll Collection Ever!Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-12-01
Master Classics Records
1.9Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Ultimate Oldies but Goodies Collection: Teen BeatVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Green Hill Productions (for copyright use only)11494471
1.7Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardFive Classic Albums Plus Bonus SinglesLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2011-11-18
  • GB2012-08-20
Real GoneRGRNRCD001
1.7Long Tall Sally2:12Little RichardHere’s Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
  • US2012-04-17
Specialty Records0888072338401
1.7Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardHere’s Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
  • US2012-04-21
Specialty RecordsSP-2100
1.10Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardJust About as Good as It Gets! The Original Recordings 1951-1962Little RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2013-09-09
Smith & CoSCCD 2493
1.2Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardThe Essential Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
  • MX2015-03-10
Concord Records (for copyrights, use Concord Records, Inc. instead)
1.8Long Tall Sally?:??Little RichardRhythm & Soul Basics Vol. 1 : Rhythm & Blues BasicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint during 1972–1990), Universal Music Strategic Marketing (subsidiary of Universal Music France)MCA 537 367-0
1.7Long Tall Sally2:11Little RichardHere’s Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
  • US2017-11-03
Craft Recordings (US jazz label; reissue division of Concord)CR00012
1.3Long Tall Sally2:08Little Richard25 Jukebox Hits, Volume 4Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.6Long Tall Sally2:05Little RichardGolden HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
MastersMACD 61040-2
1.7Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardHere's Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum
1.7Long Tall Sally2:12Little RichardLittle RichardLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
1.2Long Tall Sally2:09Little RichardLittle Richard - 18 Greatest HitsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Rhino (reissue label)R2 75899
1.12Long Tall Sally2:10Little RichardRhythm & Blues: 1956Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.10Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardRock ’n’ Roll GiantsVarious ArtistsAlbum + CompilationHollywood NitesHNC 0046
Promotion
1.4Long Tall Sally2:08Little RichardIguatemy Jetcolor Collection, Volume 12: Let’s Rock 50Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Movieplay BrasilMV143
Bootleg
3.8Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardMafia IIVarious ArtistsOther + Soundtrack
  • -2010-08-24
2K Games
Pseudo-Release
4.11Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardMafia IIVarious ArtistsOther + Soundtrack
  • -2010-08-24
2K Games
1.6450s: Delta Radio: Long Tall Sally2:07Little RichardMafia IIVarious ArtistsOther + Soundtrack
  • US2010-08-24
2K Games
(unknown)
2.2Long Tall Sally (master)2:11Little RichardThe Specialty SessionsLittle RichardAlbum + Compilation
Specialty RecordsSPCD 8508
1.11Long Tall Sally2:05Little RichardThe 50's Decade, Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation

Relationships

baritone saxophone:Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (on 1956-02-07)
bass guitar:Frank Fields (on 1956-02-07)
drums (drum set):Earl Palmer (on 1956-02-07)
guitar:Edgar Blanchard (on 1956-02-07)
piano and lead vocals:Little Richard (on 1956-02-07)
tenor saxophone:Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (on 1956-02-07)
recorded at:J&M Music Shop in New Orleans, United States (on 1956-02-07)
part of:Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 13) (order: 13)
recording of:Long Tall Sally (on 1956-02-07)

Long Tall Sally

writer:Enotris Johnson (on 1955-11-29)
Richard Wayne Penniman (on 1955-11-29)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (on 1955-11-29)
publisher:ATV Music
Blackwood Music Inc.
Peermusic (UK) Ltd.
Sony/ATV Songs LLC
Southern Music Publishing Company Limited
Unichappell Music
Venice Music
referred to in medleys:Little Richard Medley: a) Tutti‐Frutti / b) The Girl Can’t Help It / c) Long Tall Sally / d) Jenny Jenny
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (order: 2)
Rock Around the Clock / Blue Suede Shoes / Tutti Frutti / Long Tall Sally (order: 4)
The Anniversary Waltz, Part 2 (order: 8)
later translated versions:La larguirucha Sally
later versions:L’Oncle John