album · 2012

The Definitive R&B Series – 1942-1943

Various Artists
# Song Artist
1
1
The "C" Jam Blues
Duke Ellington
Duke Ellington 2:39
2
What's The Use Of Getting Sober
Louis Jordan
Louis Jordan 2:53
3
Blues In The Night
Jimmy Lunceford
Jimmy Lunceford 3:08
4
Little John Special
Lucky Millinder
Lucky Millinder 2:36
5
Mean Ol' Frisco
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup 5:21
6
Cow Cow Boogie
Ella Mae Morse , Freddie Slack
Ella Mae Morse, Freddie Slack 3:12
7
See See Rider Blues
Bea Booze
Bea Booze 3:11
8
I Feel So Good
Big Bill Broonzy
Big Bill Broonzy 2:47
9
Mean Old World
T-Bone Walker
T-Bone Walker 2:54
10
Five Guys Named Moe
Louis Jordan
Louis Jordan 3:06
11
Flying Home
Lionel Hampton
Lionel Hampton 3:15
12
Why Don't You Do Right
Peggy Lee , The Benny Goodman Orchestra
Peggy Lee, The Benny Goodman Orchestra 3:13
13
Pitchin' Up A Boogie
Nat King Cole Trio
Nat King Cole Trio 3:09
14
Hey Lawdy Mama
Andy Kirk , Clouds Of Joy
Andy Kirk, Clouds Of Joy 2:57
15
(Baby) Please Don't Go
Big Joe Williams
Big Joe Williams 2:49
16
Deacon Jones
Louis Jordan
Louis Jordan 2:57
17
Big Time Mama
Champion Jack Dupree
Champion Jack Dupree 2:37
18
Take It And Git
Andy Kirk , Clouds Of Joy
Andy Kirk, Clouds Of Joy 3:15
19
Blues In The Night
Big Joe Turner
Big Joe Turner 2:29
20
Didn't It Rain
Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet
Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet 2:26
21
Evil Gal Blues
Dinah Washington
Dinah Washington 2:54
22
I Want A Tall Skinny Papa
Lucky Millinder , Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Lucky Millinder, Sister Rosetta Tharpe 2:53
23
She Don't Love Me That Way
Sonny Boy Williamson I
Sonny Boy Williamson I 2:42
24
I Got A Break, Baby
T-Bone Walker
T-Bone Walker 3:15
25
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Johnny Hodges
Johnny Hodges 3:38
26
SK Blues (Part 1)
Saunders King
Saunders King 3:28
2
1
Fat Meat Is Good Meat
Savannah Churchill , All Star Seven
Savannah Churchill, All Star Seven 2:32
2
Ain't No Business We Can Do
Doctor Clayton
Doctor Clayton 3:08
3
Stormy Monday Blues
Earl Hines
Earl Hines 3:09
4
That's All
Lucky Millinder , Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Lucky Millinder, Sister Rosetta Tharpe 2:39
5
Downtown Cafe Boogie
Edmond Hall
Edmond Hall 4:22
6
Coming In On A Wing And A Prayer
The Four Vagabonds
The Four Vagabonds 2:22
7
That Ain't Right
Nat King Cole Trio
Nat King Cole Trio 3:15
8
Unlucky Woman
Helen Humes
Helen Humes 3:12
9
You Can't Get That No More
Louis Jordan
Louis Jordan 3:20
10
Moppin' And Boppin'
Fats Waller
Fats Waller 4:22
11
St. Louis Blues
John Kirby
John Kirby 2:46
12
Let Me Play With Your Poodle
Tampa Red , Big Maceo
Tampa Red, Big Maceo 2:37
13
Oh Miss Jaxson
Charlie Barnet
Charlie Barnet 3:06
14
Savoy
Lucky Millinder
Lucky Millinder 3:26
15
Jumpin' Blues
Jay McShann
Jay McShann 3:01
16
Minor Jive
Roy Eldridge
Roy Eldridge 2:43
17
Don't Stop Now
Bonnie Davies
Bonnie Davies 2:43
18
Hit That Jive, Jack
Nat King Cole Trio
Nat King Cole Trio 2:58
19
Rusty Dusty Blues
Count Basie
Count Basie 3:14
20
You'll Get Them Blues
Buddy Johnson
Buddy Johnson 2:46
21
Gonna Hit The Highway
Washboard Sam
Washboard Sam 3:11
22
Apollo Jump
Lucky Millinder
Lucky Millinder 3:23
23
Don't Cry Baby
Erskine Hawkins
Erskine Hawkins 3:19
24
Groove Juice Special
Slim Gaillard (Slim & Slam)
Slim Gaillard (Slim & Slam) 2:43
25
Amen
The Charioteers
The Charioteers 2:33
26
Amen
Woody Herman
Woody Herman 2:15