Nobody Knows You When Youre Down And Out - Bessie Smith - The Anthology (CD)

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  1. Known at her peak, and forevermore as 'The Empress of the Blues,' Bessie Smith was possibly the first and greatest of the Blues divas and certainly the first to have hit records. A protégé of the great Ma Rainey, by the early s, Bessie Smith was already a superstar, backed on record by the likes of Louis Armstrong, Joe Smith, James P 5/5(4).
  2. Decades of blues and jazz vocalists sang in the shadow of the Empress, whose powerhouse voice still packs a wallop nearly 90 years later. Here are more than two hours of key cuts: her hits Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out; T'ain't Nobody's Biz-Ness if I Do, and Aggravatin' Papa plus Gin House Blues; Downhearted Blues; Dyin' by the Hour; Lock and Key; Sinful Blues, and more!/5(18).
  3. 'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do 5 Do Your Duty 6 Backwater Blues 7 Yodeling Blues (Remastered) 8 After You've Gone 9 You've Been a Good Old Wagon 10 Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
  4. "Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out" is a blues standard written by Jimmy Cox in Its lyrics, told from the point of view of somebody who was once wealthy during the Prohibition era, reflect on the fleeting nature of material wealth and the friendships that come and go with it. As a vaudeville-style blues, it was popularized by Bessie Smith, the preeminent female blues singer of.
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  6. Aug 06,  · 50+ videos Play all Mix - Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out - Bessie Smith YouTube Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out - Duration: Scrapper Blackwell - Topic 53, views.
  7. However, by the blues were out-of-fashion and Bessie Smith's career was declining despite being at the peak of her powers (and still only 35). She appeared in St. Louis Blues that year (a low-budget movie short that contains the only footage of her), but her hit recording of "Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out" predicted her leaner.
  8. Aug 06,  · CD 1. 1. Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out 2. Gin House Blues 3. Send Me To The 'Lectric Chair 4. T'Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do 5. I Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl 6. After You've Gone 7. Careless Love Blues 8. Preachin' The Blues 9. Black Mountain Blues Sinful Blues Homeless Blues Downhearted Blues Any Woman's Blues Seller Rating: % positive.
  9. Song information for Nobody Knows When Your Down and Out - Bessie Smith on AllMusic. Song information for Nobody Knows When Your Down and Out - Bessie Smith on AllMusic AllMusic. New Releases. Featured New Releases; Editors' Choice; All New Releases The Anthology.

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