Listen Live on
 
Bessie Smith
Bessie Smith
 
Empress of the Blues, Vol. 3 [Italy]

Original Release Date:  July 18, 2006

Track Listing
  • 1. Mean Old Bedbug Blues
  • 2. A Good Man Is Hard to Find
  • 3. It Won't Be You
  • 4. Empty Bed Blues, Pt. 1
  • 5. Empty Bed Blues, Pt. 2
  • 6. Devil's Gonna Git You
  • 7. Poor Man's Blues
  • 8. Me and My Gin
  • 9. I'm Wild About That Thing
  • 10. Kitchen Man
  • 11. Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out
  • 12. Take It Right Back ('Cause I Don't Want It Here)
  • 13. He's Got Me Goin'
  • 14. Wasted Life Blues
  • 15. Keep It to Yourself
  • 16. New Orleans Hop Scop Blues
  • 17. On Revival Day (A Rhythmic Spiritual)
  • 18. Moan, You Moaners
  • 19. Hustlin' Dan
  • 20. Black Mountain Blues
  • 21. Long Old Road
  • 22. Safety Mama
  • 23. Do Your Duty
  • 24. Gimme a Pigfoot
  • 25. Take Me for a Buggy Ride
Credits
  • Bessie Smith: Vocals
  • Steve Stevens: Piano
  • Buster Bailey: Clarinet
  • Chu Berry: Sax (Tenor)
  • Benny Goodman: Clarinet
  • James P. Johnson: Piano
  • Jack Teagarden: Trombone
  • Joe Williams: Trombone
  • Frankie Newton: Trumpet
  • Don Redman: Clarinet
  • Coleman Hawkins: Sax (Tenor)
  • Ed Allen: Cornet
  • Louis Armstrong: Cornet
  • Garvin Bushell: Clarinet, Sax (Alto)
  • Demas Dean: Cornet
  • Charlie Dixon: Banjo
  • Fletcher Henderson: Piano
  • Porter Grainger: Piano
  • Jimmy Harrison: Trombone
  • J.C. Johnson: Composer
  • Fred Longshaw: Piano
  • Elmer Snowden: Banjo
  • Cyrus St. Clair: Tuba
  • Greely Walton: Sax (Tenor)
  • Buck Washington: Piano, Leader
  • Clarence Williams: Piano
  • S. Williams: Composer
  • Ernest Elliott: Clarinet, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor)
  • Charlie Green: Trombone
  • Floyd Casey: Drums
  • Bob Escudero: Tuba
  • J. Cox: Composer
  • Irving Johns: Piano
  • Bobby Johnson: Guitar
  • Robert Robbins: Violin
  • L. Wood: Composer
  • Isadore Myers: Piano
  • George Baques: Clarinet
 
Share Email Bookmark