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Performer: Bessie Smith
Genre: Jazz / Blues
Title: The Collection
Released: 1989
Style: Country Blues, Delta Blues
FLAC version ZIP size: 1744 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1968 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1220 mb
Rating: 4.8
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Bessie Smith Format: Audio C. Listening to this collection, recorded from 1925 to 1928 as Bessie Smith's popularity grew, one only wishes that the recording technology of the day were a match for Smith's incredible voice. Naturally, this two-disc set contains many of her classic recordings, including "Back Water Blues," "Send Me to the 'Lectric Chair," "Lock and Key," "A Good Man Is Hard to Find," and "After You've Gone  . Sample this album Artist - Artist (Sample).

The Empress of the Blues, Bessie Smith was a genuine superstar in the 20's and a Force of Nature all her life. She put the Blues on stage and proceeded to knock 'em in the aisles. From her first recordings as a 'Blues Diva' in 1923 to her final sessions, this fully rounded collection of 36 tracks includes collaborations with Louis Armstrong, Coleman Hawkins and Benny Goodman. Bessie was the first major 'crossover' artist, whose music was played in 'speakeasies' all over The States. Charley patton - complete recordings 1929-1934

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Downhearted Blues
Piano – Clarence WilliamsSupervised By – Frank WalkerVocals – Bessie SmithWritten By – A. Hunter-L. AustinWritten-By – A. Hunter*, L. Austin*
3:24
2 'Taint Noboy's Bizness If I Do
Piano – Clarence WilliamsVocals – Bessie SmithWritten By – P. Grainger-E. RobbinsWritten-By – E. Robbins*, P. Grainger*
3:28
3 My Sweetie Went Away (She Didn't Say Where, When Or Why)
Clarinet – George BaquetPiano – Jimmy Jones Vocals – Bessie SmithWritten By – L. Handman-R. TurkWritten-By – L. Handman*, R. Turk*
3:12
4 Weepin' Willow Blues
Cornet – Joe Smith Piano – Fletcher HendersonTrombone – Charlie GreenVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – P. Carter*
3:10
5 St. Louis Blues
Cornet – Louis ArmstrongOrgan – Fred LongshawVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – W.C. Handy*
3:11
6 Reckless Blues
Cornet – Louis ArmstrongOrgan – Fred LongshawVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – F. Longshaw*
3:01
7 You've Been A Good Ole Wagon
Cornet – Louis ArmstrongPiano – Fred LongshawVocals – Bessie SmithWritten By – Smith-BalcomWritten-By – Smith*, Balcom*
3:27
8 I Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle
Cornet – Louis ArmstrongPiano – Fletcher HendersonTrombone – Charlie GreenVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – P. Bradford*
3:21
9 Young Woman's Blues
Clarinet – Buster BaileyCornet – Joe Smith Piano – Fletcher HendersonVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – B. Smith*
3:09
10 Muddy Water (A Mississippi Moan)
Banjo – Charlie DixonClarinet – Buster Bailey, Coleman HawkinsCornet – Joe Smith Piano – Fletcher HendersonTrombone – Jimmy HarrisonVocals – Bessie SmithWritten By – P. DeRose-H. Richman-J. TrentWritten-By – H. Richman*, J. Trent*, P. DeRose*
3:06
11 Mean Old Bedbug Blues
Guitar – Lincoln ConawayPiano – Porter GraingerVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – J. Wood*
3:12
12 Empty Bed Blues (Parts 1 & 2)
Piano – Porter GraingerTrombone – Charlie GreenVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – J.C. Johnson
6:23
13 Nobody Knows When You're Down And Out
Alto Saxophone – Garvin BushellCornet – Ed AllenPiano – Clarence WilliamsTenor Saxophone – Greely WaltonTuba – Cyrus St. ClairVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – J. Cox*
2:57
14 Black Mountain Blues
Cornet – Ed AllenPiano – Steve Stevens Vocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – H. Cole*
2:59
15 Do Your Duty
Bass [String Bass] – Billy Taylor*Clarinet – Benny GoodmanGuitar – Bobby JohnsonPiano – Buck WashingtonTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Jack TeagardenTrumpet – Frank NewtonVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – W. Wilson*
3:26
16 Gimme A Pigfoot
Bass [String Bass] – Billy Taylor*Clarinet – Benny GoodmanGuitar – Bobby JohnsonPiano – Buck WashingtonTenor Saxophone – Chu Berry*Trombone – Jack TeagardenTrumpet – Frank NewtonVocals – Bessie SmithWritten-By – W.S. Wilson*
3:30

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – DADC Austria
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Records Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – CBS Records Inc.
  • Distributed By – CBS Records
  • Published By – MCA Music Publishing
  • Published By – Ranged Road
  • Published By – Quartet Music
  • Published By – Handy Brothers Music Co.
  • Published By – Frank Music Corp.
  • Published By – World Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Broadway Music Corp.
  • Published By – Fisher Music Corp.
  • Published By – Record Music Publ. Co.
  • Published By – Northern Music Co.

Credits

  • Coordinator [Series Coordinator] – Mike Berniker
  • Cover, Design – Allen Weinberg
  • Liner Notes – Chris Albertson
  • Mastered By – Vlado Meller
  • Photography By – Country Music Foundation
  • Producer – Frank Walker, John Hammond
  • Producer [Digital Producer] – Michael Brooks
  • Remastered By [Digital Restoration], Engineer – Frank Abbey

Notes

Packaging: Standard jewel case
24-page booklet

1: MCA Music Pub. (a div. of MCA, Inc.). Recorded February 16, 1923: Columbia A.3844 (mx 80863-5)
2: MCA Music Pub. (a div. of MCA, Inc.). Recorded April 26, 1923: Columbia A.3898 (mx 80862-10)
3: Ranged Road/Quartet Music (Adm. by Herald Square Music, Inc.). Recorded October 15, 1923: Columbia 13000-D (mx 81245-6)
4: Pending. Recorded September 26, 1924: Columbia 14042-D (mx 140062-2)
5: Handy Brothers Music Co.. Recorded January 14, 1925: Columbia 14064-D (mx 140241-1)
6: Pending. Recorded January 14, 1925: Columbia 14056-D (mx 140242-1)
7: MCA Music Pub. (a div. of MCA, Inc.). Recorded January 14, 1925: Columbia 14079-D (mx 140251-1)
8: Pending. Recorded May 27, 1925: Columbia 14090-D (mx 140630-1)
9: Frank Music Corp.. Recorded October 26, 1926: Columbia 14179-D (mx W.142878-3)
10: World Music Inc./Broadway Music Corp./Fisher Music Co.. Recorded March 2, 1927: Columbia 14197-D (mx W.143569-3)
11: Pending. Recorded September 27, 1927: Columbia 14250-D (mx W.144796-3)
12: Record Music Pub. Co.. Recorded March 20, 1928: Columbia 14312-D (mx W.145785-3/W.145786-1)
13: MCA Music Pub. (a div. of MCA, Inc.). Recorded May 15, 1929: Columbia 14451-D (mx W.148534-3)
14: Record Music Pub. Co. Recorded July 22, 1930: Columbia 14554-D (mx W.150658-2)
15: Northern Music Co. (adm. by MCA Music Pub.) (a div. of MCA, Inc.). Recorded November 24, 1933: OKeh 8945 (mx W.152577-2)
16: Northern Music Co. (adm. by MCA Music Pub.) (a div. of MCA, Inc.). Recorded November 24, 1933: OKeh 8949 (mx W.152578-2)

© 1989 CBS Records Inc./Distribution CBS Records

℗ 1989 CBS Records, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099746 333928
  • Label Code: LC 0149
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): MASTERED BY DADC AUSTRIA CDCBS-463339 11 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): MASTERED BY DADC AUSTRIA CDCBS-463339 11 A3
  • Rights Society: BIEM/STEMRA
  • Price Code: CB 701
  • Other: CDM
  • Other (Ref. Cat. N° on rear sleeve and booklet): (01-463339-10)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CJ 44441 Bessie Smith The Collection ‎(LP, Comp, RM) Columbia CJ 44441 US 1989
CBS 463339 1 Bessie Smith The Collection ‎(LP, Comp, RM) CBS CBS 463339 1 Europe 1989
188.048/1-63339 Bessie Smith The Collection ‎(LP, Comp, RE, RM) CBS 188.048/1-63339 Brazil 1989
CJT 44441 Bessie Smith The Collection ‎(Cass, Comp, RM) Columbia CJT 44441 US 1989
CK 44441 Bessie Smith The Collection ‎(CD, Comp, RM) Columbia CK 44441 US 1989