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Perry Bradford Story: Pioneer of the Blues As Told to Noble Sissle by Perry Bradford, With 12 Re-issues

Perry Bradford Story: Pioneer of the Blues As Told to Noble Sissle by Perry Bradford, With 12 Re-issues

This fascinating album of storytelling and music includes some of minstrel, composer, businessman, and bluesman Perry Bradford’s best-known works, including "That Thing Called Love," the first song ever recorded by Mamie Smith for Okeh Records in 1920. Singer Noble Sissle’s interview with Bradford provides narration for this selection of songs.

Track Listing

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You Can't Keep a Good Man Down Perry Bradford 4:00
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102
That Thing Called Love Perry Bradford 5:17
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103
Don't Care Blues Perry Bradford 4:43
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104
How Long Has the Train Been Gone Perry Bradford 3:44
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105
It's Right Here For You Perry Bradford 4:34
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201
I Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle Perry Bradford 4:06
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202
My Home Ain't Here, It's Farther Down the Road Perry Bradford 4:05
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203
Reminiscing About Bessie Smith Perry Bradford 3:48
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204
You Need Some Lovin' Perry Bradford 3:40
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205
Make Me a Pallet on the Floor Perry Bradford 3:35
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206
Daybreak Blues Perry Bradford 3:07

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