Bessie Smith - The Bessie Smith Story - Vol.1


  • Singer: Bessie Smith
  • Title: The Bessie Smith Story - Vol.1
  • Genre: Jazz, Blues
  • Label: Corriere Della Sera ‎– none
    Series: The Jazz Years – CD 14
    Type: CD, Compilation, Reissue
    Country: Italy
    Date of released: 16 Jun 2015
    Category: Jazz, Blues
    Style: Louisiana Blues
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  • Size RAR MP3: 1455 mb
  • Size RAR FLAC: 1397 mb
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Bessie Smith - The Bessie Smith Story - Vol.1

Tracklist

1 The St. Louis Blues 3:12
2 I Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle 3:24
3 You've Been A Good Ole Wagon 3:30
4 Sobbin' Hearted Blues 3:02
5 Reckless Blues 3:05
6 J.C. Holmes Blues 3:05
7 Careless Love 3:27
8 Cold In Hand Blues 3:14
9 Nashville Woman's Blues 3:45
10 Jail-House Blues 3:16
11 Ticket Agen,t Ease Your Window Down 3:20
12 Down Hearted Blues 3:28

Companies, etc.

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Credits

  • Harmonium – Fred Longshaw
  • Piano – Clarence Williams, Fred Longshaw, Irving Johns
  • Trombone – Charlie Green
  • Trumpet – Louis Armstrong
  • Violin – Robert Robbins
  • Voice – Bessie Smith

Notes

Recording dates:
February 17, 1923 - "Down Hearted Blues"
April 7, 1923 - "Ticket Agent, Ease Your Window Down"
January 24, 1925 - "St.Louis Blues"; "Reckless Blues"; "You've Been A Good Ole Wagon"; "Sobbin' Hearted Blues"; "Cold In Hand Blues"
May 26, 1925 - "Careless Love"; "Nashville Woman's Blues"
May 27, 1925 - "I Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle"; "J.C. Holmes Blues"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 9 771120 198671

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
GL 503 Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong - The Bessie Smith Story - Volume 1 ‎(LP, Comp, Mono) Columbia GL 503 US 1951
B 07002 L Bessie Smith Con Louis Armstrong Bessie Smith Con Louis Armstrong - The Bessie Smith Story - Vol.1 ‎(LP, Comp, Mono) Philips B 07002 L Italy 1956
BBL 7019 Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong - The Bessie Smith Story Vol.1 ‎(LP, Comp) Philips BBL 7019 UK 1955
CL 855, 88697847832-01 Bessie Smith The Bessie Smith Story - Vol.1 ‎(CD, Comp) Columbia, Sony Music Entertainment CL 855, 88697847832-01 Europe 2011
CL 855 Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong - The Bessie Smith Story - Vol.1 ‎(LP, Comp, Mono, RE) Columbia CL 855 US Unknown


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