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Turning The Tables: Bessie Smith

By NPR Music

Bessie Smith's best songs, as well as music from her influences and inheritors. npr.org/turningthetables

24 songs

  1. 1.
    3:250:30
  2. 2.
    4:180:30
  3. 3.
    3:090:30
  4. 4.
    3:000:30
  5. 5.
    3:450:30
  6. 6.
    3:340:30
  7. 7.
    3:270:30
  8. 8.
    3:250:30
  9. 9.
    Need a Little Sugar in My BowlBessie SmithThe Best of Bessie Smith
    2:470:30
  10. 10.
    3:030:30
  11. 11.
    Gimme a Pigfoot and a Bottle of Beer - 2015 RemixBessie Smith, Queen LatifahBessie (Music from the HBO® Film)
    3:280:30
  12. 12.
    Women Be WiseSippie WallaceSippie
    3:250:30
  13. 13.
    Mighty Tight Woman - Remastered VersionBonnie RaittBonnie Raitt (Remastered Version)
    4:200:30
  14. 14.
    I Want a Little Sugar In My BowlNina SimoneNina Simone Sings The Blues
    2:320:30
  15. 15.
    3:110:30
  16. 16.
    Nobody Knows You When You're Down and OutBessie SmithThe Best of Bessie Smith
    2:570:30
  17. 17.
    3:160:30
  18. 18.
    4:310:30
  19. 19.
    My Handy Man Ain't Handy No MoreAlberta HunterAmtrak Blues
    3:460:30
  20. 20.
    3:220:30
  21. 21.
    Wild Women Don't Have The BluesIda CoxIda Cox Vol. 2 1924-1925
    2:270:30
  22. 22.
    'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I DoBessie SmithThe Best of Bessie Smith
    3:260:30
  23. 23.
    2:530:30
  24. 24.
    3:170:30

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