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Classic African American Songsters from Smithsonian Folkways


Year of Recording
Record Label
Source Archive
101 Bring it On Down to My House Warner Williams with Jay Summerour  2:02
102 Talking Blues Pink Anderson 2:26
103 Nobody’s Business (If I Do) John Jackson 3:15
104 Alabama Bound Little Brother Montgomery 2:17
105 Pallet on the Floor Brownie McGhee 3:09
106 Chicken You Can’t Roost Too High For Me Bill Williams 3:16
107 My Hula Love Lead Belly 2:16
108 Candy Man Reverend Gary Davis 2:32
109 Going Down the Road Feeling Bad John Cephas and Phil Wiggins 3:32
110 Froggy Went-a-Courting Peg Leg Sam 4:10
111 Monday Morning Blues Mississippi John Hurt 5:52
112 The Boys of Your Uncle Sam Pink Anderson 2:03
113 Raise a Ruckus Tonight Brownie McGhee 2:49
114 Reno Factory Marvin Foddrell 2:09
115 Don't Let Your Deal Go Down John Jackson 3:07
116 Honeysuckle Rose Warner Williams with Jay Summerour  2:05
117 Bill Bailey Big Bill Broonzy 1:55
118 When the Roses Bloom Again Bill Williams 2:05
119 Straighten Up and Fly Right Peg Leg Sam 3:14
120 Careless Love Snooks Eaglin 2:33
121 They Cut Down the Old Pine Tree Martin, Bogan, and Armstrong 2:20