Picasso Blues CD

Picasso Blues CD
Item# 023537

Product Description

Inspired by Pablo Picasso’s “blue period,” this unique and highly entertaining CD features unforgettable recordings by some of America’s most famous female blues singers, including Ma Rainey, Alberta Hunter, Ruth Brown, Ella Fitzgerald, Odetta, the late Etta James, and others. Included are timeless blues tunes such as See See Rider, A Good Man is Hard to Find, and three distinctive versions of St. Louis Blues. Running Time: 58:26

1. Odetta Hard, Oh Lord (4:06)

2. Alberta Hunter St. Louis Blues (2:24)

3. Claire Austin See See Rider (3:56)

4. Helen Humes A Good Man Is Hard To Find (3:05)

5. Ella Fitzgerald T'ain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do (4:30)

6. Juanita Hill I Don't Want It Second Hand (2:47)

7. Ida Cox With Coleman Hawkins Quintet St. Louis Blues (3:22)

8. Billie And Dede Pierce Baby Won't You Please Come Home (2:38)

9. Ruth Brown Cabbage Head (6:06)

10. Ma Rainey Black Eye Blues (3:10)

11. Victoria Spivey Arkansas Blues (3:39)

12. Juanita Hill Hold That Train (3:05)

13. Ella Fitzgerald St. Louis Blues (5:06)

14. Odetta Believe I'll Go (3:03)

15. Ma Rainey Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (3:10)

16. Etta James He's Got The Whole World In His Hand (4:19)