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Songs We Taught Your Mother - Alberta Hunter
Track Listing
  1. I Got Myself a Workin' Man
  2. St. Louis Blues
  3. Black Snake Blues
  4. I Got a Mind to Ramble
  5. You'll Want My Love
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  1. I Got Myself a Workin' Man
  2. St. Louis Blues
  3. Black Snake Blues
  4. I Got a Mind to Ramble
  5. You'll Want My Love
  6. Going Blues
  7. You Gotta Reap What You Sow
  8. Arkansas Blues
  9. Got the Blues So Bad
  10. Chirpin' the Blues
  11. Has Anybody Seen My Corine?
  12. Let Him Beat Me
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Although Alberta Hunter, who had briefly come out of retirement, gets first billing on this CD reissue, in reality she shares the spotlight with two other veterans of the 1920s: Lucille Hegamin and Victoria Spivey. Each of the singers is featured on four songs apiece while backed by such top players as clarinetist Buster Bailey, trombonist J.C. Higginbottham, and Cliff Jackson or Willie "The Lion" Smith on piano. Hunter is in superior form on such numbers as "You Gotta Reap Just What You Sow" and "I Got a Mind to Ramble," ...

Songs We Taught Your Mother 1992, Original Blues Classics

UPC: 025218052023

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