Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

Keyword Search
Classical Music Home > SMITH, Bessie: Empty Bed Blues (1927-1928)

SMITH, Bessie: Empty Bed Blues (1927-1928)



Back Cover Image 
About this Recording

SMITH, Bessie: Empty Bed Blues (1927-1928)

Berlin, Irving

  Alexander's Ragtime Band
1.   Play with flash player Alexander's Ragtime Band 00:03:00

Richman, Harry / Trent, Jo / Rose, Peter de

  Muddy Water
2.   Play with flash player Muddy Water 00:03:09

Creamer, Henry / Layton, Turner

  After You've Gone
3.   Play with flash player After You've Gone 00:02:57

Hayden, Joe / Metz, Theodore A.

  There'll Be A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight
4.   Play with flash player There'll Be A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight 00:03:20

Brooks, Shelton

  Send Me To The 'Lectric Chair
5.   Play with flash player Send Me To The 'Lectric Chair 00:03:25
  Them's Graveyard Words
6.   Play with flash player Them's Graveyard Words 00:02:59

Creamer, Henry / Johnson, James Price

  Sweet Mistreater
7.   Play with flash player Sweet Mistreater 00:03:02

Creamer, Henry

  Lock And Key
8.   Play with flash player Lock And Key 00:03:00

Smith, Bessie

  Foolish Man Blues
9.   Play with flash player Foolish Man Blues 00:02:56
  Thinking Blues
10.   Play with flash player Thinking Blues 00:03:12

Longshaw, Fred / Miller, Lajos

  I Used To Be Your Sweet Mama
11.   Play with flash player I Used To Be Your Sweet Mama 00:02:54

Fuller, P.

  I'd Rather Be Dead And Buried In My Grave
12.   Play with flash player I'd Rather Be Dead And Buried In My Grave 00:03:00

Smith, Bessie

  Standin' In The Rain Blues
13.   Play with flash player Standin' In The Rain Blues 00:02:55
  It Won't Be You
14.   Play with flash player It Won't Be You 00:02:50

Johnson, Jimmy C.
Johnson, Jimmy C., lyricist(s)

  Empty Bed Blues
15.   Play with flash player Empty Bed Blues 00:06:25

Smith, Bessie

  Please Help Me Get Him Off My Mind
16.   Play with flash player Please Help Me Get Him Off My Mind 00:03:01

Williams, Spencer

  Washwoman's Blues
17.   Play with flash player Washwoman's Blues 00:03:14

Grainger, Porter

  Devil's Gonna Get You
18.   Play with flash player Devil's Gonna Get You 00:03:14
  Yes Indeed He Do
19.   Play with flash player Yes Indeed He Do 00:03:20

Total Playing Time: 01:01:53

Berlin, Irving; Brooks, Shelton; Creamer, Henry; Fuller, P.; Grainger, Porter; Hayden, Joe; Johnson, James Price; Johnson, Jimmy C.; Layton, Turner; Longshaw, Fred; Metz, Theodore A.; Miller, Lajos; Richman, Harry; Rose, Peter de; Smith, Bessie; Trent, Jo; Williams, Spencer

Johnson, Jimmy C.

Bessie Smith Band; Bessie Smith Blue Boys

Cole, June; Dean, Demas; Elliott, Ernest; Fuller, Bob; Grainger, Porter; Green, Charlie; Henderson, Fletcher; Johnson, James Price; Ladnier, Tommy; Longshaw, Fred; Smith, Bessie; Williams, Joe

Label: Naxos Jazz Legends

Genre: Blues

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.120725

Barcode: 0636943272527

Distribution Note(s):

Not available in the United States due to possible copyright restrictions

Release Date: 05/2004

For Germany and Europe:
Buy from
For U.K. Only:
Buy from
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from
For Germany:
Buy from
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles
For Spain Only:
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical


Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group