The Essential
    • The Essential
    • Released in 2014
    • 36 Songs

    Tracks

    1Aggravatin' PapaBessie Smith
    1Alexander's Ragtime BandBessie Smith
    2Baby Won't You Please Come HomeBessie Smith
    2There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town TonightBessie Smith
    3'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I DoBessie Smith
    3Trombone ChollyBessie Smith
    4Jail-House BluesBessie Smith
    4Send Me to the 'Lectric ChairBessie Smith
    5Graveyard Dream Blues (78rpm Version)Bessie Smith
    5A Good Man Is Hard to FindBessie Smith
    6Ticket Agent, Ease Your Window DownBessie Smith
    6Dyin' by the HourBessie Smith
    7Boweavil BluesBessie Smith
    7Me and My GinBessie Smith
    8Weeping Willow BluesBessie Smith
    8Kitchen Man (78 rpm Version)Bessie Smith
    9Dying Gambler's BluesBessie Smith
    9Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out (78rpm Version)Bessie Smith
    10St. Louis BluesBessie Smith with Louis Armstrong
    10On Revival Day (A Rhythmic Spiritual)Bessie Smith
    11You've Been a Good Old WagonBessie Smith
    11Moan, You MoanersBessie Smith
    12Cake Walkin' Babies from HomeBessie Smith
    12Black Mountain BluesBessie Smith
    13Careless Love Blues (take 1)Bessie Smith
    13Shipwreck BluesBessie Smith
    14I Ain't Goin' to Play Second FiddleBessie Smith
    14Need a Little Sugar in My BowlBessie Smith
    15At the Christmas Ball (78rpm Version)Bessie Smith
    15Do Your DutyBessie Smith
    16Jazzbo Brown from Memphis Town (78rpm Version)Bessie Smith
    16Gimme a Pigfoot and a Bottle of BeerBessie Smith
    17Backwater BluesBessie Smith
    17Take Me for a Buggy RideBessie Smith
    18After You've GoneBessie Smith
    18Down in the DumpsBessie Smith

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