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Performer: Memphis Slim
Genre: Blues
Title: Legend Of The Blues Volume 1
Country: UK
Released: 1969
FLAC version ZIP size: 1287 mb
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WMA version ZIP size: 1993 mb
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Legend of the Blues Vol. 1 is an album by American blues pianist Memphis Slim which was released in 1967 on the Jubilee label. The album was reissued on CD in 2008 by Wounded Bird Records. All compositions by Peter Chapman. Little Lonely Girl" - 2:16.

Memphis Slim Biography: An amazingly prolific artist who brought a brisk air of urban sophistication to his frequently stunning presentation, John "Peter" Chatman - better known as Memphis Slim - assuredly ranks with the greatest blues pianists of all time. He was smart enough to take Big Bill Broonzy's early advice about developing a style to call his own to heart, instead of imitating that of his idol, Roosevelt Sykes. The next year brought the landmark "Nobody Loves Me" (better known via subsequent covers by Lowell Fulson, Joe Williams, and . King as "Everyday I Have the Blues") and the heartbroken "Messin' Around (With the Blues). The pianist kept on label-hopping, moving from Miracle to Peacock to Premium (where he waxed the first version of his uncommonly wise down-tempo blues "Mother Earth") to Chess to Mercury before staying put at Chicago's United Records from 1952 to 1954

Nobody Loves Me (Everyday I Have the Blues). SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.

album: The Collection. album: When Blues Meets Jazz. album: And The Skillet Lickers Vol. 2. Dust My Broom. album: Hard Times: The Sunnyland Slim Collection, Vol. 3. Saturday Night Jag (01-?-29). album: Complete Jazz Series 1928 - 1929. album: The Immortal Blues Masters. I'll Tell My Ma. album: The Parting Glass.

Tracklist

A1 Little Lonely Girl
A2 Gone Again
A3 Forty Years Or More
A4 All By Myself
A5 Broadway Boogie
B1 Lend Me Your Love
B2 Ramble This Highway
B3 I Feel Like Ballin' The Jack
B4 Rock Me Woman
B5 This Little Woman

Credits

  • Design – Barry Ziderman, Richard Dunkley
  • Producer – Clyde Otis

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
GP-9929 Memphis Slim The Blues ‎(LP, Comp) Sonet, Grand Prix GP-9929 UK 1967
GP-9929 Memphis Slim The Blues ‎(LP, Comp) Sonet, Grand Prix GP-9929 Scandinavia 1967
SKLP 4247 Memphis Slim The Legend Of The Blues ‎(LP, Comp) CNR SKLP 4247 Netherlands 1968
JGM-8003 Memphis Slim Legend Of The Blues Vol. 1 ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Jubilee JGM-8003 US 1967