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Joe Williams Fan Page!

The original web site name (Unofficial Joe Williams homepage) 

Joe Williams... He is my favorite jazz vocalist.
In order to let you know about his wonderful songs, I try to make his unofficial page of Joe Williams.

If you have information about Joe, please contact me (


What's New ?

< July 3, 2021> 
Video "Roll 'Em Pete" on The Ed Sullivan Show, Nov. 22, 1959, and Performance on Count Basie TV Obits, 1984, are added. Video (JoeTube) is updated.

< February 3, 2021> 
I contacted Photographer Ed Foster in this January for the first time in 20 years, and he reply me! He kindly sent me several photo in 1998 for this fan site. He is 91 year old now, but a chairman of the Joe Williams Everyday Foundation. He kindly sent me several new personal photos again! This is the special photography page taken by Ed. Thank you, Ed!

< January 30, 2021> 
I have collected a LP and CDs. I updated discography, photography and Bio-Discography.

< January 23, 2021> 

I have collected many CDs, LPs, EP in this holiday season. I updated discography, photography and Bio-Discography.

< January 16, 2021> 
This is a Leonard Feather blindfold test by Joe Williams for Downbeat Magazine, Volume 28(19), p. 37 (1961-09-14)

< December 29, 2020 - January 1, 2021> 
Happy new year! I have been updating the 1950s discography checking many old radio recordings in this holidays.

< December 23, 2020> 
I have collected a new LP (Chrysler M8OP-1004). wb-p11143.jpg

This is a soundtrack from Astaire Time. This LP is not for sale, broadcast or public performance.

Update Discography 1960s, Photography 1960s and the bio-discography.

< December 16, 2020> 

I have collected a DVD-R of Astaire Time from the Film Collectors Society of America.
This was a TV special of NBC on Sep. 25, 1960.

< November 29, 2020> 
I have corrected Discography 1950s adding many radio recordings. And I compile the latest bio-discography for the first time in 18 years!

This home page's history is here.


A Bio-Discography 1946-1998 (2021/1/30 version)

This is a draft version of Joe Williams Bio-Discography. This includes his biography, discography (chronological and albums) and cross-indices of tunes, musicians and records. I compile PDF files, but the size is very large.

Full version (35MB)



This biography consists of his personal information, career and awards etc.



This discography includes all information I know. Unlike ordinary one, this discography consists of not only general info. but also the info. of my collections.

1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s



This photography is a set of pictures of Records, CDs, Videos and Laser Disk from my collection.

1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s

Ed Foster'sPhotos


Video (JoeTube)

This JoeTube consists of his video on Internet.


Joe's Related Site

This page consists of useful web site which I search for Joe's information.


Tribute to Joe...

Our Joe Williams passed away on Monday, March 29, 1999, in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was 80 years old. This page consists of tribute pages of many news sources and related information.


Copyright (c) 1997-2021 Yoshikazu Takahashi
Last modified: 2021/7/3