playlist

Vintage Blues: Ladies Only

Sisters have been doin' it for themselves forever. Dig these classic blues tunes for proof.

26 songs (1 hour and 20 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Crazy Blues
Mamie Smith - Mamie Smith Vol. 1 (1920-1921)
3:22
2
Jealous Hearted Blues
Ma Rainey - Blues Masters Vol. 17 (Ma Rainey)
3:23
3
Nobody Knows You (When You're Down And Out)
Bessie Smith - The Panic Is On: The Great American Depression As Seen By The Common Man
3:01
4
Am I Blue (Original)
Ethel Waters - Song Shop - Volume 2
3:22
5
You Can't Tell the Difference After Dark
Alberta Hunter - Hard Day Blues - Roots of Chicago Blues with Muddy Waters, Scrapper Blackwell, Big Maceo, Sonny Boy Williamson, Big Bill Broonzy, And More!
3:02
6
How Do They Do It That Way? (Take 1)
Victoria Spivey - Victoria Spivey Vol. 2 1927-1929
3:15
7
Wild Women Don't Have the Blues
Ida Cox - Mothers of Blues - An Introductory Collection of the Most Influential Women of Blues with Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Ida Cox, Trixie Smith, Memphis Minnie, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Mamie Smith, And More!
2:27
8
Don't you make me high
Blue Lu Barker - Blue Lu Barker, A famous jazz and blues singer from New Orleans
2:38
9
Have You Ever Been Down?
Sippie Wallace - Sippie Wallace Vol. 2 (1925-1945)
3:12
10
Me And My Chauffeur Blues
Memphis Minnie - Hot Stuff
2:43
11
Darkness on the Delta
Lizzie Miles - Clambake on Bourbon Street
3:00
12
Worried Blues
Gladys Bentley - Maggie Jones Vol. 2 (1925-1929)
2:47
13
Death Sting Me Blues
Sara Martin - Sara Martin Vol. 4 (1925-1928)
2:47
14
Some Cold Rainy Day
Bertha "Chippie" Hill - Bertha "Chippie" Hill 1925-1929
3:20
15
Send Back My Honey Man (Take 2)
Lucille Hegamin - Lucille Hegamin Vol. 4 (1920-1926)
2:52
16
St. Louis Blues
Mildred Bailey - Jazz Foundations Vol. 56
2:38
17
Morocco Blues
Eva Taylor - Eva Taylor Vol. 2 (1923-1927)
3:26
18
Struttin' My Stuff
Lucille Bogan - Risque Blues, Vol. 2
2:50
19
Why Don’t You Do Right
Lil Green - The Blues Mama
2:56
20
Don't Advertise Your Man
Rosa Henderson - Rosa Henderson Vol. 3 (1924-1926)
3:50
21
Dawn Of Day Blues
Mary Johnson - Mary Johnson 1929-1936
2:54
22
Dream Lucky Blues
Julia Lee - The Best Of The Blues Vol. 1
3:06
23
Tain't A Doggone Thing But The Blues
Virginia Liston - Virginia Liston Vol. 1 (1923-1924)
2:41
24
Trixie Blues
Trixie Smith - Trixie Smith Vol. 2 1925-1929
3:12
25
Better Boot That Thing (Take 2)
Bessie Tucker - Bessie Tucker (1928 - 1929)
2:44
26
(I Got) All You Need
Koko Taylor - Blues Dixonary
2:14