album

The Definitive R&B Series – 1940

53 songs (2 hours and 32 minutes) Released on August 20, 2012
1
Central Avenue Breakdown
Lionel Hampton
3:04
2
Rockin' Chair Blues
Big Bill Broonzy
2:49
3
After Hours
Erskine Hawkins
3:22
4
Rock Island Line
Leadbelly & The Golden Jubilee Quartet
2:34
5
Down The Road A Piece
Will Bradley
3:09
6
Key To The Highway
Bill "Jazz" Gillum
2:41
7
T-Bone Blues
T-Bone Walker
3:16
8
Don't You Lie To Me
Tampa Red
2:55
9
My Buddy Blues
The Five Breezes
2:48
10
Joe Turner Blues
Adolph Hofner
2:45
11
Doggin´ The Dog
Big Joe Turner
2:44
12
New Low Down Dog
Champion Jack Dupree
3:00
13
Dig These Blues
The Four Clefs
3:01
14
Jivin' The Blues
John Lee 'Sonny Boy' Williamson
2:53
15
Preachin' Blues
Sidney Bechet
3:03
16
Gangster's Blues
Peetie Wheatstraw
2:46
17
Pipeliner's Blues
Moon Mullican & The Sunshine Boys
2:57
18
Harlem Rhumbain' The Blues
Hot Lips Page
2:54
19
Step It Up and Go
Blind Boy Fuller
2:57
20
Natchez Mississippi Blues
Lewis Bronzeville Five
2:35
21
That's The Rhythm
Three Sharps and A Flat
2:38
22
Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues
Earl Hines
2:46
23
Gran Prairie
Happy Fats & Rayne-Bo Ramblers
2:44
24
It Hurts Me Too
Tampa Red
2:29
25
Sidney's Blues
Sidney Bechet
3:03
26
The Valley Of Time
Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet
2:43
27
Mississippi Town
Creole George Guesnon
2:51
28
You Run Your Mouth, I'll Run My Business
Louis Armstrong & Luis Russell Orchestra
3:01
29
You Got To Go When The Wagon Comes
Louis Jordan
2:28
30
Midnight Steppers
Big Bill Broonzy
2:41
31
Low Down Gal Blues
Lewis Bronzeville Five
2:56
32
Oh Lawdy Mama
Sam Price And His Texas Blusicians
2:54
33
Dry Bones
Delta Rhythm Boys
2:55
34
Gabriel Meets The Duke
Erskine Hawkins
3:05
35
Cabbage Greens No. 1
Champion Jack Dupree
2:58
36
New Early In The Morning
John Lee 'Sonny Boy' Williamson
2:41
37
Shake It
Jelly Roll Morton
2:54
38
Cotton Tail
Duke Ellington
3:11
39
Gospel Train
The Wright Brothers
2:38
40
Ride My Blues Away
Leonard Harlan
2:40
41
Grinder Man Blues
Memphis Slim
3:11
42
If You Take Me Back
Big Joe & His Washboard Band
2:44
43
Rock And Rye
Charlie Spand
2:38
44
Drum Boogie
Gene Krupa
3:08
45
Low Down Dirty Shame
Big Joe Turner
2:45
46
June Tenth Jamboree
Louis Jordan
2:44
47
Stop Pretending
The Ink Spots
2:20
48
627 Stomp
Pete Johnson's Band
3:06
49
Harmonica Stomp
Blind Fuller & Sonny Terry
2:47
50
Evil Man's Blues
Hot Lips Page
3:28
51
What Is That She Got
Big Bill Broonzy
2:36
52
Romance In The Dark
Lil Green
3:22
53
In A Mellotone
Duke Ellington
3:15