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The Rough Guide to the Blues Songsters

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The Rough Guide to the Blues Songsters
The Rough Guide to the Blues Songsters


Before there was the bluesman there was the songster. Priding themselves on their huge musical repertoires, they performed every form of popular music of the day and could be described as the human jukeboxes of their time.


  1. Name
  2. Luke Jordan - Pick Poor Robin Clean
  3. Henry Thomas - Don't Leave Me Here
  4. Jim Jackson - What A Time (Take 1)
  5. Daddy Stovepipe & Mississippi Sarah - The Spasm
  6. Papa Charlie Jackson - Your Baby Ain't Sweet Like Mine
  7. Mississippi John Hurt - Frankie
  8. Pink Anderson & Simmie Dooley - Every Day In The Week Blues
  9. Frank Stokes - How Long
  10. Furry Lewis - John Henry (The Steel Driving Man) Part 1
  11. Lonnie Coleman - Old Rock Island Blues
  12. Dick Justice - Cocaine
  13. Charley Patton - Mississippi Boweavil Blues
  14. Frank Hutchison - Stackalee
  15. Hambone Willie Newbern - Nobody Knows (What The Good Deacon Does)
  16. Stovepipe No. 1 & David Crockett - A Chicken Can Waltz the Gravy Around
  17. Louie Laskey - How You Want Your Rollin Done
  18. Leadbelly - Midnight Special
  19. Long 'Cleve' Reed & Little Harvey Hull - Hey! Lawdy Mama - The France Blues
  20. Will Bennett - Railroad Bill
  21. Blind Blake - Come On Boys Let's Do That Messin' Around
  22. Richard 'Rabbit' Brown - James Alley Blues
  23. Cannon's Jug Stompers - Going To Germany
  24. Peg Leg Howell - Coal Man Blues
  25. Tommie Bradley - Nobody's Business if I Do
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