playlist

Harlem Renaissance

Transport yourself to the 1920's and be immersed in the sounds of this rich cultural period.

25 songs (1 hour and 18 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Drop Me Off in Harlem
The Mills Blue Rhythm Band, Adelaide Hall - Solitude (Authentic Recordings 1932 -1939)
2:44
2
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Count Basie & His Orchestra - Jumpin' At The Woodside
3:09
3
Got Another Sweetie Now
The Chocolate Dandies - Six or Seven Times (1929 - 1933)
3:02
4
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) [feat. Ivie Anderson]
Duke Ellington and His Orchestra feat. Ivie Anderson - 12 Great Movie Dance Tracks
3:11
5
Cotton Picker's Scat
McKinney's Cotton Pickers - McKinney's Cotton Pickers 1927 - 1940, Vol. 4
2:41
6
Maple Leaf Rag
Jelly Roll Morton - The Pearls
2:42
7
Minnie The Moocher Is Dead
The Dandridge Sisters - Vocal Group Magic
2:29
8
Okey - Doke
Noble Sissies Swingsters - Song Street, Vol. 5
3:04
9
Hi De Ho Man
Cab Calloway - Hi De Ho Man
3:03
10
In a Corner
Cecil Scott And His Bright Boys - Thumpin' & Bumpin' - New York, Vol. 2
2:57
11
I'm Just Wild About Harry
Eubie Blake - Ragtime! The Fabulous Piano Of Eubie Blake, Vol. 1
2:19
12
Miss Brown to You
Billie Holiday feat. Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra - Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday On Columbia (1933-1944)
2:58
13
The Dipsy Doodle
Chick Webb - Music & Highlights: Chick Webb - Best of
3:16
14
Savoy Blues
Louis Armstrong Hot Five - The Complete Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings Volume 3
3:25
15
Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
Bessie Smith - Greatest Hits
2:49
16
Phantom Blues
Fess Williams - Pre-Victors: The Complete Set 1925-1927
2:46
17
King Porter Stomp (1994 Remastered)
Teddy Hill & His NBC Orchestra, Teddy Hill & Dizzy Gillespie - The Complete RCA Victor Recordings
3:04
18
Mr Paganini
Ella Fitzgerald - Essential - Ella Fitzgerald
4:22
19
Pianology (Remastered)
Earl Fatha Hines - Fatha's Pianology
2:38
20
When The Moon Shines On The Moonshine
Bert Williams - The Music Of Prohibition
3:02
21
Blues, Pts. I & II - (From William Grant Still's "Lennox Avenue Suite")
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - Begin The Beguine
6:30
22
Funny Feathers (feat. Victoria Spivey)
Louis Armstrong feat. Victoria Spivey - Complete Hot Five & Hot Seven
3:18
23
Sugar Foot Stomp (Album Version)
Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra - Ken Burns Jazz-Fletcher Henderson
2:48
24
Crazy Blues (78rpm Version)
Mamie Smith & Her Jazz Hounds - Crazy Blues: The Best Of Mamie Smith
3:18
25
I Got Rhythm
Ethel Waters - Ethel Waters, I Got Rhythm
3:06