Etta James

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Etta James

Born Jamesetta Hawkins January 25, 1938 Los Angeles, CA

Died January 20, 2012 Riverside, CA

Blues, Blues Vocals, Soul, Rhythm and Blues, Jazz, Gospel, Doo-Wop, Rock and Roll

Fillmore District, San Francisco

50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s

Miss Peaches, The Matriarch of Rhythm and Blues

Discography:

Wikipedia:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etta_James_discography

Studio albums

Year Album details Peak chart positions[3]
US US R&B US Blues US Jazz
1960 At Last!
  • Released: 1960
  • Label: Argo LP-4003

68———1961The Second Time Around

  • Released: 1961
  • Label: Argo LP-4011

————

1962Etta James

  • Released: 1962
  • Label: Argo LP-4013

————Etta James Sings for Lovers

  • Released: 1962
  • Label: Argo LP-4018

————1963Etta James Top Ten

  • Released: 1963
  • Label: Argo LP-4025

117———1965The Queen of Soul

  • Released: 1965
  • Label: Argo LP-4040

————1966Call My Name

  • Released: 1966
  • Label: Cadet

————1968Tell Mama

  • Released: August 21, 1968
  • Label: Cadet

8221——1970Etta James Sings Funk

  • Released: 1970
  • Label: Cadet

————1971Losers Weepers

  • Released: 1971
  • Label: Cadet

————1973Etta James

  • Released: 1973
  • Label: Chess

15441——1974Come a Little Closer

  • Released: 1974
  • Label: Chess

—47——1976Etta Is Betta Than Evvah!

  • Released: 1976
  • Label: Chess

————1978Deep in the Night

  • Released: 1978
  • Label: Warner

————1980Changes

  • Released: 1980
  • Label: MCA

————1989Seven Year Itch

  • Released: 1989
  • Label: Island

————1990Stickin’ to My Guns

  • Released: 1990
  • Label: Island

————1992The Right Time

————1994Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday

———21995Time After Time

  • Released: May 9, 1995
  • Label: Private Music

———51997Love’s Been Rough on Me

  • Released: April 29, 1997
  • Label: Private Music

——6—1998Life, Love & the Blues

  • Released: June 30, 1998
  • Label: Private Music

——3—199812 Songs of Christmas

  • Released: October 13, 1998
  • Label: Private Music

——5—1999Heart of a Woman

  • Released: June 29, 1999
  • Label: Private Music

——4—2000Matriarch of the Blues

  • Released: December 12, 2000
  • Label: Private Music

——2—2001Blue Gardenia

  • Released: August 21, 2001
  • Label: Private Music

———12003Let’s Roll

  • Released: May 6, 2003
  • Label: Private Music

——1—2004Blues to the Bone

——4—2006All the Way

  • Released: May 14, 2006
  • Label: RCA Victor

————2011The Dreamer

—412—”—” denotes releases that did not chart.

Live albums

Year Album details Chart positions
US
[3]
US Blues
[3]
US Jazz
[3]
1964 Etta James Rocks the House

  • Released: 1964
  • Label: Argo LP-4032
96
1980 Blues From The Big Apple

  • Released: 2007
  • Label: Blues Boulevard 250177
1982 Etta, Red-Hot & Live

  • Released: 1982
  • Label: Intermedia
1986 Jazzvisions: Jump The Blues Away

  • Released: 1986
  • Label:
1987 Blues in the Night Volume One: The Early Show

10
1987 The Late Show: Blues in the Night Volume Two

1994 Live from San Francisco

2002 Burnin’ Down the House: Live at the House of Blues

  • Released: May 7, 2002
  • Label: Private Music
1
“—” denotes releases that did not chart.

Compilation albums

Year Album details Chart positions Certifications
(sales threshold)
US US Blues
[3]
US Jazz
[3]
1992 My Greatest Songs

  • Released: 1992
  • Label: MCA
1997 Her Best

  • Released: 1997
  • Label: Chess
13
1999 20th Century Masters: The Millenium Collection

  • Released: April 6, 1999
  • Label: MCA
43 3
2000 The Chess Box

  • Released: June 27, 2000
  • Label: Chess
2001 Love Songs

  • Released: January 23, 2001
  • Label: MCA
2
2005 Miss Etta James: The Complete Modern and Kent Recordings

  • Released: December 6, 2005
  • Label: Ace
2006 The Definitive Collection

  • Released: January 10, 2006
  • Label: Geffen
1
2007 Gold

2011 Who’s Blue?: Rare Chess Recordings of the 60s and 70s

  • Released: February 28, 2011
  • Label: Kent
“—” denotes releases that did not chart.

Singles

Year Song Chart positions Album
US
[5]
US R&B
[5]
CAN
[6]
1955 The Wallflower (Dance with Me, Henry) 1 Miss Etta James: The Complete Modern And Kent Recordings
“Hey Henry”
“Good Rockin’ Daddy” 6
“W-O-M-A-N”
1956 “Number One”
“Shortnin’ Bread Rock”
“Tough Lover”
“Good Lookin'”
1957 “The Pick-Up”
“Come What May”
1958 “Sunshine of Love”
1959 “I Hope You’re Satisfied” (with Harvey Fuqua)
1960 “If I Can’t Have You” (with Harvey Fuqua) 52 6 Etta James
Spoonful(with Harvey Fuqua) 78 12
All I Could Do Was Cry 33 2 At Last!
“My Dearest Darling” 34 5
1961 At Last 47 2
Trust in Me 30 4
“Fool That I Am” 50 14 The Second Time Around
“Don’t Cry Baby” 39 6
Seven Day Fool 95
1962 “Something’s Got a Hold on Me” 37 4 Etta James / Etta James Top Ten
“Stop the Wedding” 34 6 Etta James Top Ten
“Fools Rush In” 87 Etta James Sings for Lovers
“Would It Make Any Difference to You” 64 Etta James Top Ten
1963 “Pushover” 25 7
“Pay Back” 78 non-album singles
“Two Sides (To Every Story)”[A] 63
1964 Baby What You Want Me to Do 82 35 The Queen of Soul
“Loving You More Every Day” 65 7
“Breaking Point”
“Bobby Is His Name”
1966 “Only Time Will Tell” non-album single
1967 “I Prefer You” 42 Call My Name
“Don’t Pick Me for Your Fool”
“Call My Name”
“Tell Mama” 23 10 Tell Mama
1968 “Security” 35 11
I Got You Babe 69 32 46 non-album singles
“You Got It” 113
1969 Almost Persuaded 79 32 71
“Miss Pitiful”
“Tighten Up Your Own Thing” Etta James Sings Funk
1970 Sound of Love
“Losers, Weepers (Part 1)” 94 26 Losers, Weepers
“Nothing from Nothing Leaves Nothing”
1971 “Take Out Some Insurance”
1972 “I Found a Love” 108 31 non-album single
1973 “All the Way Down” 101 29 Only a Fool
1974 “You Can Leave Your Hat On” 76
“Out on the Street, Again” 84 Come a Little Closer
1976 “Jump Into Love” 92 Etta Is Betta Than Evah
1978 Piece of My Heart 93 Deep In the Night
“Sugar on the Floor”
1980 “Mean Mother” Changes
1961/1996 I Just Want to Make Love to You[B] The Genuine Article: The Best of Etta James
“—” denotes releases that did not chart.

Collaborations with Sugar Pie DeSanto

Year Song Chart positions Album
US
[5]
US R&B
[5]
1965 “Do I Make Myself Clear” 96 non-album singles
1966 “In the Basement (Part 1)” 97 37
“—” denotes releases that did not chart.

B-sides

Year Song Chart positions A-Side Single
US
[5]
US R&B
[5]
1961 Dream 55 “The Second Time Around”
A Sunday Kind of Love “Don’t Cry Baby”
It’s Too Soon to Know 54 “Seven Day Fool”
1962 “Next Door to the Blues” 71 13 “Fools Rush In”
1963 “How Do You Speak To An Angel” 109 “Would It Make Any Difference To You”
“I Worry ‘Bout You” 118 “Two Sides (To Every Story)”
1967 “I’d Rather Go Blind” “Tell Mama”
“—” denotes releases that did not chart.

Other appearances

Year Song Album
1962 “The Wallflower (Dance with Me, Henry)” Alan Freed’s Top 15[7]
1985 “The Wallflower (Dance with Me, Henry)” Back to the Future (soundtrack)[8]
1989 “At Last” Rain Man (soundtrack)[9]
1992 “The Wallflower (Dance with Me, Henry)” Sister Act (soundtrack)[10]
1993 There’s Something on Your Mind(with B.B. King) Blues Summit[11]
“Mockingbird” (with Taj Mahal) Dancing the Blues[12]
1995 “At Last” Father of the Bride Part II (soundtrack)[13]
“At Last” How to Make an American Quilt (soundtrack)[14]
Take Me to the River(with Wayne Jackson and Andrew Love) The Memphis Horns with Special Guests[15]
1996 “It’s a Small World”/”When You Wish Upon a Star Medley” Disney’s Music from the Park[16]
1997 “At Last” Mad About You (soundtrack)[17]
1998 “At Last” Kissing a Fool (soundtrack)[18]
“At Last” Living Out Loud (soundtrack)[19]
“The Man I Love” Melrose Place Jazz: Upstairs at MP[20]
“At Last” Pleasantville (soundtrack)[21]
“Next Door to the Blues” Space Bunnies Must Die! (soundtrack)[22]
1999 “Etta’s Blues” (with Etta Jones) Ain’t She Sweet: Save Your Love for Me/I’ll Be Seeing You[23]
2000 “In the Basement (Part 1)” The Hurricane (soundtrack)[24]
The Nearness of You Music from the TV Series Frasier[25]
2001 “Only Time Will Tell” Angel Eyes (soundtrack)[26]
Gotta Serve Somebody The Songs of Bob Dylan, Vol. 2: May Your Song Always Be Sung[27]
2002 Ball ‘n’ Chain Janis Joplin: This Ain’t No Tribute Series—All Blues’d Up![28]
Miss You(Illicit Remix Edit) Queer as Folk: The Second Season (soundtrack)[29]
2005 “I’d Rather Go Blind” (with Dr. John) Night of Blistering Blues[30]
“Something’s Got a Hold on Me” (with B.B. King)
In the Midnight Hour(with Paul Butterfield, B.B. King, Chaka Khan,
Gladys Knight, Billy Ocean, and Stevie Ray Vaughan)
Ain’t Nobody’s Business(with Chaka Khan and Gladys Knight)
Take My Hand, Precious Lord(with Chaka Khan and Gladys Knight)
2007 Do Nothin’ Till You Hear from Me We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song

Soulful Kinda Music:

http://www.soulfulkindamusic.net/ejames.htm

Spirit of Rock:

http://www.spirit-of-rock.com/discographie-groupe-Etta_James-type-Albums-l-es.html

Discographia:

http://www.taringa.net/comunidades/bluestown/4925172/Megapost-Discografia-de-Etta-James—92-CDs-Discografia.html

Videos:

Something’s Got A Hold of Me, I’m Sorry For You, Only Time Will Tell, What I Say on Hollywood a Go Go 1965 and/or The Beat 1966:

Tell Mama On Happening ’68:

Respect Yourself, I’d Rather Go Blind, Piece of my Heart  – Live at Montreux  – First time in Europe? 1975:

Drown in My Own Tears 1975:

At Last, Trust in Me, Sunday Kind of Love Melody, Leave Your Hat On @ Montruex 1977: Etta part starts 20 min in

Etta’s only movie appearance? – During Finale of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – I think you can see her as they zoom out at the end 1978:

Early Interview with Etta about Dinah and Billie:

Something’s Got A Hold on Me, Goove Me W Allen Toussiant 1982:

Baby What You Want Me To Do, Amazing Grace1982:

I Can’t Turn You Loose, Take it To the Limit 1982:

Let it Roll w the Dead and Tower of Power – Oakland 1982:

Something Got A Hold Of Me 1985?:

Shake Your Booty 1985?:

Tell Mama @ the Fillmore 1986:

Hoochie Coochie Gal, Rock n Roll Music From Hail Hail Rock and Roll 1986?:

I Would Rather Go Blind w Dr. John, Aint Nobody’s Business, Precious Lord, Midnight Hour w B.B. King, Chaka Khan and Gladys Knight 1987:

Sweet Little Angel w Albert Collins 1988:

Something’s Got a Hold of Me 1989 Montruex:

Tell Mama, I Would Rather Go Blind, Damn Your Eyes 1989:

Beware Video 1990:

Beware on The Late Show 1990:

At Last, Sugar on the Floor, I Would Rather Go Blind Live 2001:

I Would Rather Go Blind, I Just Want to Make Love to You,Why I Sing the Blues, Love and Happiness 1993:

Accepts Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Award and at Last 1993:

Mocking Bird with Taj Mahal on the Late Show 1993:

Sweet Little Angel 1995:

Etta Talks about Billie Holiday 1995:

2003 CNN Interview:

At Last on Tavis Smiley 2007:

Etta James on Austin City Limits 2005 starts at 56:20:

56:20 SURPRISE! The last half of this video is of Etta James at Austin City Limits. I didn’t even know this was on here until after I posted “The Best of Boston Pops”. At 56:20 she is finishing a song, then –
58:18 Etta James sings a song she wrote “I’d Rather Be A Blind Girl”
1:05:18 “At Last”
1:09:58 “You Can Leave Your Hat On”
1:17:30 “Damn Your Eyes”
1:21:50 “Besame Mucho”
1:25:57 FUNKY BLUES -anyone know the name of this song, thanks…
1:35:06 “Sugar On The Floor”
1:45:25 INTERVIEW: Etta talks about singing for the audience but also for herself!

I Would Go Blind, Rock Me Baby, I Just Wanna Make Love to You, Born to Be Wild, Your Good Thing, Take Me To the River, You Can Leave Your Hat On 2002:

At Last 2009:

Eyeneer:

http://www.eyeneer.com/video/blues/etta-james/somethings-got-a-hold-of-me

Jango:

http://www.jango.com/music/Etta+James?l=0

Music Tonic:

musictonic.com/music/Etta+James#v=uZt1xKtPbUQ

Meta Cafe:

http://www.metacafe.com/topics/etta_james/

You Zeek:

youzeek.com/?Country=UNITED+STATES&lng=EN#xPAGE_V3-Artist_%3Flng%3DEN%26Artist%3Detta james%26page%3DGeneral

Anoomi:

http://www.anoomi.com/index.php?ytq=etta+james&action=search

Shelf 3D:

shelf3d.com/bwzDxp2TC7I#”AT LAST” + Lyrics ETTA JAMES – Original Version

Concert Vault:

http://www.concertvault.com/search.html?t=etta james&tb=0

TV Rage:

http://www.tvrage.com/person/id-82801/Etta+James

Pop Video:

vimeo.com/search?q=etta+james

Austin City Limits, At Last 2005:

acltv.com/artist/etta-james/

video.pbs.org/video/2189526459/

A to Z Music:

http://atozmusicfree.blogspot.com/2010/07/etta-james.html

Tavis Smiley Tribute 2012:

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/tavissmiley/interviews/etta-james-tribute/

Books:

Rage To Survive:

James, E., & Ritz, D. (1995). Rage to survive: The Etta James story. New York: Villard Books.

books.google.com/books/about/Rage_to_Survive.html?id=4-5UFUZgAIQC

http://books.google.com/books?id=4-5UFUZgAIQC&pg=PA74&lpg=PA74&dq=etta+james&source=bl&ots=Uf9SHzxXrC&sig=yb5E4xeUakASJryU4qAhG5gAEcY&hl=en&sa=X&ei=QxCNU_e7MYzhoATz3oCACg&ved=0CDoQ6AEwAzi0AQ#v=onepage&q=etta%20james&f=false

Bios:

Etta James Story 2012:

Wikipedia:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etta_James

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/89660-Etta-James

Last.fm:

http://www.last.fm/music/Etta+James

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/etta-james-mn0000806542/biography

Encyclopedia.com:

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Etta_James.aspx

Oldies:

http://www.oldies.com/artist-view/Etta-James.html

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/voice-passion-etta-james

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame:

rockhall.com/inductees/etta-james/bio/

The Etta Zone:

http://theettazone.blogspot.com/2006/09/biography.html

Music Brainz:

https://musicbrainz.org/artist/e22d2f66-881e-41ca-9356-544697ee5f90

Rolling Stone:

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/artists/etta-james

Artist Facts:

http://www.artistfacts.com/detail.php?id=2837

Billboard:

http://www.billboard.com/artist/301919/etta-james

Bio:

http://www.biography.com/people/etta-james-9542558#awesm=~oFXU8MwO946np8

Around the Web:

The Etta Zone:

http://theettazone.blogspot.com/

http://theettazone.blogspot.com/2007/01/career-in-50s.html

http://theettazone.blogspot.com/2007/01/chess-years-in-60s.html

Soul Walking:

http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Etta James.html

Vulture:

http://www.vulture.com/2012/01/etta-james-johnny-otis-death-obit.html

Grantland:

grantland.com/features/jay-caspian-kang-diva-divas-etta-james/

Blues and Rhythm:

http://bluesandrhythm.blogspot.com/2007/02/etta-james.html

A Radical Profeminist:

http://radicalprofeminist.blogspot.com/2012/01/good-bye-etta-james.html

Smokestack Lightning:

http://www.smokestacklightnin.com/Bios/Etta James.htm

Black Past:

http://www.blackpast.org/aah/james-etta-1938

Roots Rhythm and Rhyme:

http://rootsrhythmandrhyme.com/2012/01/23/remembering-etta-james/

Yehoodi:

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/168405/etta-james/

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/174255/remembering-swing-legends-etta-2/

Living Blues:

http://www.livinblues.com/bluesrooms/ettajames.asp

Santa Barbara Blues Society:

http://www.sbblues.org/artists/JamesEtta/index.shtml

Diva Devotee:

http://www.divadevotee.com/2013/01/vocal-profile-etta-james.html

All About Blues Music:

http://www.allaboutbluesmusic.com/etta-james-jamesetta-hawkins/

The B Side:

http://redkelly.blogspot.com/2012/01/etta-james-1938-2012.html

Classic and Rare Soul Sisters:

http://supersoulsisters.blogspot.com/2009/05/etta-james-sings-funk-1970.html

The Musical Box:

http://musicalbox.bloginky.com/2012/01/20/etta-james-1938-2012/

Afrobella:

http://www.afrobella.com/2008/02/21/throwback-thursday-the-one-and-only-etta-james/

http://www.afrobella.com/2012/01/26/rip-etta-james/

http://www.afrobella.com/2010/05/06/etta-james-and-the-perfect-cats-eye/

The Bluegrass Special:

http://www.thebluegrassspecial.com/archive/2012/february2012/johnny-otis-etta-james.html

Around the Way Curls:

http://aroundthewaycurls.com/inspiration-etta-james/

This Black Sista’s Page:

http://thisblksistaspage.wordpress.com/2011/12/18/etta-james-is-not-long-for-this-world/

Chess Treasures:

http://treasurechess.wordpress.com/2013/10/05/the-story-behind-the-lp-etta-james-rocks-the-house/

Studio Femme:

http://studio-femme.com/wordpress/blog/2012/01/27/femme-friday-etta-james/

Denise Sullivan:

http://denisesullivan.com/2014/01/25/happy-birthday-etta-james/

Travalanche:

http://travsd.wordpress.com/2013/01/25/etta-james-roll-with-me-henry/

Open Culture:

http://www.openculture.com/2012/01/remembering_the_soulful_etta_james.html

You Hear That:

http://youhearthat.wordpress.com/2013/03/07/etta-james/

The Ink Brain:

http://theinkbrain.wordpress.com/2012/01/22/etta-james-so-long-etta/

Granazi:

http://granazibar.wordpress.com/2014/03/11/etta-james-life-love-the-blues/

Nevermind the Blogspot:

http://www.nevermindtheblogspot.com/?p=137

3 Chics Politico:

http://3chicspolitico.com/2014/04/18/serendipity-soul-friday-open-thread-etta-james-week/

Chimes Freedom:

http://www.chimesfreedom.com/2012/01/20/etta-james-rip-all-i-could-do-was-cry/

Tweak Your Sides:

http://tweakyourslides.wordpress.com/2012/08/02/presentation-lessons-from-etta-james/

Survive France:

http://www.survivefrance.com/profiles/blogs/the-prime-of-miss-etta-james

Pop Culture Addicts:

http://popcultureaddictlifeguide.blogspot.com/2013/02/etta-james-at-last.html

Soul Sides:

http://soul-sides.com/2012/01/etta-james-an-appreciation/

Somos Pacifistas:

http://sacudiendo-la-colina.blogspot.com/2011/11/etta-james-tell-mama-complete-muscle.html

Bad Girl Blog:

http://mybadgirlblog.blogspot.com/2011/12/prayers-for-etta-james.html

It’s A Girl Thing:

http://www.p-dub.com/thang/EttaJames.html

Ain’t Nothin But the Blues:

http://www.aintnothinbut.com/?s=etta+james&searchsubmit=

Music Liner Notes:

http://musiclinernotes.wordpress.com/2012/01/20/farewell-etta-james/

Jazz Wax:

http://www.jazzwax.com/2011/10/etta-james-heart-and-soul.html

Johanna’s Visions:

http://johannasvisions.com/today-etta-james-released-tell-mama-in-1968/

Wild Chronicles:

http://boydmatson.com/2012/01/etta-james/

Southern Beale:

http://southernbeale.wordpress.com/2012/01/20/farewell-etta-james/

Be Bop Wino:

http://bebopwinorip.blogspot.com/2012/01/johnny-otis-and-etta-james.html

Blogg:

http://www.blogg.org/blog-65325-themes-_peaches__etta_james___the_-416459.html

Truthout:

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/6205:remembering-etta-james

Acapulco Nights:

http://acapulconightsradio.blogspot.com/2014/01/acapulco-nights-12514-tribute-to-etta.html

Robert Christgau:

http://www.robertchristgau.com/get_artist.php?name=Etta+James

Pitchfork:

pitchfork.com/artists/23485-etta-james/

NPR Music:

http://www.npr.org/artists/15401883/etta-james

1971 Cream Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-ipeachesi

1973 Billboard Article:

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1978 NME Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-dingwalls-london

1978 Black Music Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-james-the-first

1978 NME Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/SearchResults?SearchText=”etta james”&SearchTextMatch=ExactPhrase&MonthFrom=1&MonthTo=6&YearFrom=1960&YearTo=2014&SubjectId=0&WriterId=0&PublicationId=0&PieceTypeId=0&ArtistId=0&ArticleType=AnyType&OrderBy=Relevance&NewSearch=False&pageNumber=2

1978 Melody Maker Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-payin-the-cost

web.b.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail?vid=5&sid=1632faa7-d3f5-49f1-a63e-b6bb8fd47c56%40sessionmgr113&hid=108&bdata=

1978 Blues and Soul Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-betta-than-evva-

1978 Rolling Stone Articles:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-3

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-deep-in-the-night

1984 NME Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-empress-in-exile

1987 SF Chronicle Article:

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1988 SF Chronicle  Articles:

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1988 Billboard Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-2

1988 Interview:

http://www.instantriverside.com/2012/01/etta-james-riverside-ca-death/

1989 Interview:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-1989

1989 London Times Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james-mama-tells-us-all-about-it

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/retrieve.do?sgHitCountType=None&sort=DA-ASC-SORT&inPS=true&prodId=STND&userGroupName=sfpl_main&tabID=T004&searchId=R1&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&contentSegment=&searchType=BasicSearchForm&currentPosition=7&contentSet=GALE|A117142173&&docId=GALE|A117142173&docType=GALE&role=

1994 NPR Interview:

http://www.npr.org/2012/01/27/138985700/etta-james-the-1994-fresh-air-interview

1997 Sleevenotes:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/etta-james

Baltimore Sun Interview:

http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2012-01-20/entertainment/bs-ae-etta-james-baltimore_1_sam-cooke-etta-james-baltimore

2002 Las Vegas Review Interview:

http://www.reviewjournal.com/columns-blogs/doug-elfman/rip-etta-james-look-back-our-2002-interview-thriving-after-heroin-booze

2003 Sarasota Times Article:

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/retrieve.do?sgHitCountType=None&sort=DA-ASC-SORT&inPS=true&prodId=STND&userGroupName=sfpl_main&tabID=T004&searchId=R1&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&contentSegment=&searchType=BasicSearchForm&currentPosition=17&contentSet=GALE|A110974803&&docId=GALE|A110974803&docType=GALE&role=

2004 Blues Review Article:

web.b.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail?vid=8&sid=1632faa7-d3f5-49f1-a63e-b6bb8fd47c56%40sessionmgr113&hid=108&bdata=

2012 Interview:

http://www.bluebirdreviews.com/carouselambra/interviews/289-a-interview-with-kevin-bowe-on-blues-music-and-etta-james.html

2012 New Yorker Article:

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/culture/2012/01/etta-james-her-lonely-sound.html

2012 Grio Article:

http://thegrio.com/2012/01/21/etta-james-passion-great-range-remembered/

2012 Ebony Article:

http://www.ebony.com/entertainment-culture/etta-james-she-lived-the-blues-1938-2012#axzz33nFEu3Pu

2013 Huffington Post Articles:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/22/etta-james-singers-passio_n_1222010.html

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/24/etta-james-at-last-pictures-photos_n_2525473.html

2013 Nashville Scene Article:

http://www.nashvillescene.com/nashvillecream/archives/2013/09/27/fifty-years-ago-today-etta-james-rocks-the-house-recorded-at-nashvilles-new-era-club

NYT Obitiuary:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/21/arts/music/etta-james-singer-dies-at-73.html?_r=0

Washington Post Obituary:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/etta-james-grammy-winning-blues-singer-with-pop-appeal-dies/2010/09/21/gIQApnhkDQ_story.html

Guardian Obituary:

http://www.theguardian.com/music/2012/jan/20/etta-james

Independent Obituary:

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/etta-james-acclaimed-soul-singer-who-fought-to-overcome-her-personal-demons-6292566.html

LA Times Obituary:

http://www.latimes.com/local/obituaries/la-me-etta-james-20120121-story.html#page=1

Colorlines Obituary:

colorlines.com/archives/2012/01/etta_james_political_obituary.html

IMDb:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0416483/

NNDB:

http://www.nndb.com/people/008/000023936/

Brainy Quote:

http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/e/etta_james.html

Who Sampled:

http://www.whosampled.com/Etta-James/

Indulgy:

http://indulgy.com/post/RWFZ9JIKI2/etta-james

Grooveshark:

grooveshark.com/#!/etta_james

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/etta-james

My Space:

https://myspace.com/ettajames

Pinterest:

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/EttaJames

Find a Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=83736186

Songs:

8Tracks:

8tracks.com/explore/songs/Etta_James

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=etta james

Mixcloud:

Be Mine 1955:

Roll With Me Henry on Alan Freed 1956:

Market Place 1956:

W.O.M.E.N. 1955:

Number One 1955:

Tough Lover 1956:

The Pick Up 1957:

Spoonful 1960:

Tough Mary 1960:

Sunday Kind of Love 1960:

If I Cant Have You 1960:

Girl of My Dreams 1960:

Seven Day Fool 1961:

Plum Nuts 1961:

Don’t Get Around Much Any More 1961:

Pushover 1963:

Etta James Rocks the House Full Album 1964:

In The Basement 1 & 2 w Sugar Pie De Santo 1966:

842-3089 (Call My Name) 1966:

Don’t Pick Me For Your Fool 1966:

Tell Mama The Complete Muscle Shoal Sessions 1968:

Tighten Up Your Own Thing 1969:

Miss Pitiful 1969:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/89660-Etta-James?page=4

Quick Reaction and Satisfaction 1969:

Losers Weepers 1970:

Power Play 1974:

Jump Into Love1974:

Out on the Streets Again 1974:

Only Woman Bleed 1978:

Mean Mother 1980:

Night People 1980:

Donkey 1980:

Don’t Explain 1994:

Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) 1998:

Purple Rain 2006:

Imagine 2006:

Too Tired 2011:

Shirley Scott

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Shirley Scott

Born: March 14, 1934 Philadelphia, PA

Died March 10, 2002

Jazz, BeBop, Hard Bop, Blues, Organ, Soul, Soul Jazz, Blues

50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s – Queen of the Organ, Little Miss Half Step

Discography:

As leader[edit]

With Stanley Turrentine

As sidewoman[edit]

With Mildred Anderson

With Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis

With Al Grey

  • Al Grey Live at Travelers Lounge (Travelers, 1977)
  • Al Grey / Jimmy Forrest Quintet Live at Rick’s (Aviva, 1981)

With Joe Newman

Doug Payne:

http://www.dougpayne.com/shirley1.htm

Jazz Lists:

http://www.jazzlists.com/SJ_Shirley_Scott.htm

Jazz Discography:

http://www.jazzdisco.org/shirley-scott/discography/

Books:

Cliveden of the National Trust. (2001). A tribute to jazz organist Shirley Scott.

Shirley Section in All Music Guide to Jazz:

http://books.google.com/books?id=1yXVEjS-j8IC&pg=PT1134&lpg=PT1134&dq=shirley+scott&source=bl&ots=WBkttslNSH&sig=sZvAFkH4yZQJlmf5hGYsfRSYkaI&hl=en&sa=X&ei=H4NmU-7eL4SxoQS28oC4CA&ved=0CCoQ6AEwATiqAQ#v=onepage&q=shirley%20scott&f=false

Shirley Section in Jazz Women:

http://books.google.com/books?id=6rkjw-P-904C&pg=PA287&lpg=PA287&dq=shirley+scott&source=bl&ots=yS_7auAoqY&sig=MEzmTs9hXXYFcbtVoc947ED1U70&hl=en&sa=X&ei=H4NmU-7eL4SxoQS28oC4CA&ved=0CFgQ6AEwCDiqAQ#v=onepage&q=shirley%20scott&f=false

Videos:

Jango:

http://www.jango.com/music/Shirley+Scott?l=0

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Shirley+Scott#v=zqJ_ho8hvLE

Shelf 3D:

http://shelf3d.com/U4IuvXDuyqY#”Five spot after dark” – Shirley Scott, 1964

1996 SF Jazz Fest:

1997 We Love Jazz Show:

Bio’s:

Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shirley_Scott

Concord Music Group:

http://www.concordmusicgroup.com/artists/shirley-scott/

Cheyney University:

http://www.cheyney.edu/news/Scholarship-Named-For-Renowned-Jazz-Organist-Shirley-Scott-To-Benefit-CU-Music-Students.cfm?grp_id=5860

Blue Note:

http://www.bluenote.com/artists/shirley-scott

Verve:

http://www.vervemusicgroup.com/shirleyscott

The History of Jazz:

http://www.scaruffi.com/jazz/sscott.html

Jazz Music Archives:

http://www.jazzmusicarchives.com/artist/shirley-scott

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/281313-Shirley-Scott

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/f80398eb-64c2-4abb-8572-cd8ab96f6522

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/5b7c99ec-4ab1-420d-83b6-d2119a25c760

Music Bloodline:

http://musicbloodline.info/artist/MN0000032089/spotify

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/shirley-scott-mn0000032089/biography

Oldies.com:

http://www.oldies.com/artist-view/Shirley-Scott.html

Discover Bit:

http://discoverbit.com/artist/id:76917/Shirley_Scott

http://discoverbit.com/artist/id:428264178/Shirley_Scott_Trio

Jazz Biography:

http://www.jazzbiographies.com/Biography.aspx?ID=2436

Last.fm:

http://www.last.fm/music/Shirley+Scott

All About Jazz:

http://www.allaboutjazz.com/legends-of-acid-jazz-shirley-scott-shirley-scott-prestige-records-review-by-douglas-payne.php#.U2aJz61dXlM

http://news.allaboutjazz.com/shirley-scott-queen-of-the-organ.php#.U2aJ6a1dXlM

BBC:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f80398eb-64c2-4abb-8572-cd8ab96f6522

Answers:

http://www.answers.com/topic/shirley-scott

Around the Web:

Doug Payne:

http://www.dougpayne.com/shirley.htm

Roy Ayers Project:

http://royayersproject.com/2012/06/shirley-scott-superstition-1973-audio/

Jazz Wax:

http://www.jazzwax.com/2013/05/shirley-scott-kenny-burrell.html

http://www.jazzwax.com/2012/11/shirley-scott-plays-horace-silver.html

http://www.jazzwax.com/2011/04/shirley-scott-hip-soul.html

Women in Jazz:

http://www.fyicomminc.com/jazzwomen/shirleyscott.htm

Flabbergasted Vibes:

http://flabbergasted-vibes.blogspot.com/2012/12/shirley-scott-blue-seven-1961.html

Flea Market Funk:

http://fleamarketfunk.com/2008/04/29/shirley-scott-soul-shoutin/

Avex:

http://avaxsearch.com/?q=shirley%20scott

Afro Jazz Latin Cuban:

http://afrojazzlatincuban.blogspot.com/2014/02/shirley-scott-latin-jazz-quartet-mucho.html

More of That Jazz:

http://moreofthatjazz.info/shirley-scott-great-scott/

Funky Organ:

http://www.funkyorgan.com/shirley-scotts-organ-covers/

Riffs on Jazz:

http://riffsonjazz.blogspot.com/2010/04/shirley-scott-epitome-of-soul-jazz.html

Vita Con Gusto:

http://vitacongusto.blogspot.com/2009/03/shirley-scott-with-stanley-turrentine_14.html

Hammond Jazz:

http://www.hammondjazz.net/index.php?page=musician&target=73

NJ.com:

http://www.nj.com/entertainment/music/index.ssf/2010/04/33rd_cape_may_jazz_festival.html

So Many Records, So Little Time:

http://www.somanyrecordssolittletime.com/?p=5426

If Music:

http://www.ifmusic.co.uk/product.php?products_id=6533

Orgy in Rhythm:

http://orgyinrhythm.blogspot.com/2007/07/shirley-scott-with-latin-jazz-quintet.html

Funky 16 Corners:

http://funky16corners.wordpress.com/2009/04/30/shirley-scott-i-want-you-back/

Mosaic Records:

Night Lights:

http://indianapublicmedia.org/nightlights/queen-of-the-organ-shirley-scott/

Real Mod World:

http://www.realmodworld.com/en/product/shirley-scott-the-soul-saxes/

My Favorite Sound:

http://myfavvouritesound.blogspot.com/2010/04/shirley-scott-soul-song.html

All That Jazz:

http://jazzallthat.blogspot.com/2010/12/eddie-lockjaw-davis-with-shirley-scott.html

Jazz Italia:

http://www.jazzitalia.net/lezioni/organo/o_shirleyscott_eng.asp#.U2L4Aq1dXlM

Crooks and Liars:

http://crooksandliars.com/gordonskene/newstalgia-downbeat-shirley-scott-live

Hooks Gems:

http://hooksgems.blogspot.com/2009/04/shirley-scott-satin-doll.html

Lanquitity:

http://lanquidity.blogspot.com/2014/01/shirley-scott-soul-is-willing.html

Susie Madrak:

http://susiemadrak.com/2013/10/22/happy-hour-soul-shoutin-shirley-scott-stanley-turrentine/

Guitars and All That Jazz:

http://guitarsandallthatjazz.blogspot.com/2013/02/shirley-scott-satin-doll.html

An Overdose of Fingal Cocoa:

http://overdoseoffingalcocoa.blogspot.com/2009/05/shirley-scott.html

Republic of Jazz:

http://republicofjazz.blogspot.com/2014/01/shirley-scott-queen-of-organ-1965-1993.html

The Last Post:

http://www.jazzhouse.org/gone/lastpost2.php3?edit=1016136546

Rap Genius:

http://rapgenius.com/Quasimoto-jazz-cats-pt-1-lyrics#note-743950

PRX:

http://www.prx.org/pieces/34495-women-s-history-month-queen-of-the-organ-shirley

Candid Records:

http://www.candidrecords.com/product_info.php?products_id=205

NPR – Piano Jazz 1992:

http://www.npr.org/2013/03/29/175689014/shirley-scott-on-piano-jazz

NYT Obituary:

http://www.nytimes.com/2002/03/16/arts/shirley-scott-67-performer-known-as-the-queen-of-the-organ.html

The Guardian Obituary:

http://www.theguardian.com/news/2002/may/13/guardianobituaries

LA Times Obituary:

http://articles.latimes.com/2002/mar/14/local/me-scott14

2011 Amsterdam News Article:

http://amsterdamnews.com/news/2011/dec/14/great-women-in-music-honors-shirley-scott/

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/search/shirley+scott

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/shirleyscottjazz

Pinterest:

Spotify:

https://play.spotify.com/artist/1TnGxyraO6Uyfyt2PuVFvI?play=true&utm_source=open.spotify.com&utm_medium=open

Songs:

Rhapsody:

http://www.rhapsody.com/artist/shirley-scott

8 Tracks:

http://8tracks.com/explore/songs/Shirley_Scott

Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/search.php?query=%22shirley%20scott%22

Street of Dreams 1955? w Count Basie:

In The Kitchen 1958:

Tangerine 1958:

Close Your Eyes 1958:

Skillet 1958:

I’ll Never Be the Same 1958:

Gee Baby Ain’t I Good to You 1958:

Caravan 1959:

My Heart Stood Still 1960:

Sonnymoon for Two 1960:

Muy Azul 1960:

Walkin’ 1960:

It Don’t Mean A Thing 1961:

Blue Seven 1961:

Mood Indigo 1961:

411 West 1961:

C Jam Blues 1961:

Sister Sadie 1961:

Solitude 1961:

Fast Spiral 1959:

Soul Shouting 1963:

Stolen Sweets 1963:

The Song Has Ended 1963:

Blues in Hoss’ Flat 1963:

Trouble 1963:

Deep Down Soul 1963:

Out of It 1963:

Sereneta 1963:

Shirley 1964:

The Blues Ain’t Nothin’ But Pain 1964:

Blue Bongo 1964:

Grand Street 1964:

The Shadows of Paris 1964:

A Shot in the Dark 1964:

The Seventh Dawn 1964:

Five Spot After Dark 1964:

The Funky Fox 1964:

Hips Knees an’ Legs 1964:

Rapid Shave 1964:

Soul Sauce 1965:

Full Album Latin Shadows 1965:

Feeling Good 1965:

Full Album On A Clear Day 1966:

Until I Met You 1966:

Work Song 1966:

Love Nest 1967:

On The Trail 1967:

You 1968:

Living Through it All 1968:

I Wish I Knew How It Feels to Be Free 1968:

It’s Your Thing 1968:

Think 1968:

Messie Bessie 1970:

Lady Madonna 1973:

Irma Thomas

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Irma Thomas

Born Irma Lee: February 18, 1941 Ponchatoula, LA

Blues, Rhythm and Blues, Soul, Funk, Gospel, Vocals, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, Soul Queen of New Orleans

http://www.irmathomas.com/

Discography:

Singles

  • “(You Can Have My Husband But) Don’t Mess with My Man” / “Set Me Free” (Ron 328) (#22 R&B, 1960)
  • “A Good Man” / “I May Be Wrong” (Ron 330)
  • “Cry On” / “Girl Needs Boy” (Minit 625) (1961)
  • “It’s Too Soon To Know” / “That’s All I Ask” (Minit 633)
  • “I Done Got Over It” / “Gone” (Minit 642) (1962)
  • “It’s Raining” / “I Did My Part” (Minit 653) (1962)
  • “Two Winters Long” / “Somebody Told You” (Minit 660)
  • “Ruler Of My Heart” / “Hittin’ On Nothing” (Minit 666) (1963)
  • “For Goodness Sake” / “When Ever” (Bandy 368)
  • “Wish Someone Would Care” / “Break-A-Way” (Imperial 66013) (#17 pop, 1964)
  • “Anyone Who Knows What Love Is (Will Understand)” / “Time Is on My Side” (Imperial 66041) (#52 pop, 1964)
  • “Times Have Changed” / “Moments To Remember” (Imperial 66069) (#98 pop, 1964)
  • “He’s My Guy” / “(I Want A) True, True Love” (Imperial 66080) (#63 pop, 1964)
  • “Some Things You Never Get Used To” / “You Don’t Miss A Good Thing” (Imperial 66095) (#109 pop, 1965)
  • “I’m Gonna Cry Till My Tears Run Dry” / “Nobody Wants To Hear Nobody’s Troubles” (Imperial 66106) (#130 pop, 1965)
  • “It’s Starting To Get To Me Now” / “Hurt’s All Gone” (Imperial 66120)
  • “Take A Look” / “What Are You Trying To Do” (Imperial 66137) (#118 pop, 1965)
  • “It’s a Man’s-Woman’s World (parts 1 and 2)” (Imperial 66178) (#119 pop, 1966)
  • “Somewhere Crying” / “Cheater Man” (Chess 2010) (1967)
  • “A Woman Will Do Wrong” / “I Gave You Everything” (Chess 2017)
  • “Good To Me” / “We Got Something Good” (Chess 2036) (#42 R&B, 1968)
  • “Save A Little Bit For Me” / “That’s How I Feel About You” (Canyon 21) (1970)
  • “I’d Do It All Over You” / “We Won’t Be In Your Way Anymore” (Canyon 31) (1971)
  • “These Four Walls” / “A Woman’s Viewpoint” (Roker 502) (1971)
  • “Full Time Woman” / “She’s Taking My Part” (Cotillion 41444) (1972)
  • “She’ll Never Be Your Wife” / “You’re The Dog” (Fungus 15119) (1973)
  • “In Between Tears” (Fungus 15141)
  • “Coming From Behind (parts 1 and 2)” (Fungus 15353) (1974)
  • “Don’t Blame Him” / “Breakaway” (Maison de Soul 1012) (1977)
  • “Hip Shakin'” / “Hittin’ On Nothin'” (Maison de Soul 1058) (1977)
  • “Safe With Me” / “Zero Willpower” (RCS 1006) (1979)
  • “Take What You Find” / I Can’t Help Her” (RCS 1008)
  • “A Woman Left Lonely” / “Dance Me Down Easy” (RCS 1010)
  • “Looking Back” / Don’t Stop” (RCS 1013)
  • “Mardi Gras Manbo” / “I Believe Saints Go All The Way” (Sound of New Orleans 10311) (1988)

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Albums

  • 1964: Wish Someone Would Care (Imperial)
  • 1966: Take a Look (Imperial)
  • 1973: In Between Tears (Fungus)
  • 1976: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (Island)
  • 1977: Irma Thomas Live (Island)
  • 1978: Soul Queen of New Orleans (Maison De Soul)
  • 1979: Safe with Me (RCS)
  • 1981: In Between Tears (reissue) (Charly) Fungus
  • 1981: Hip Shakin’ Mama (reissue of Island LP) (Charly) Island
  • 1986: The New Rules (Rounder)
  • 1988: The Way I Feel (Rounder)
  • 1991: Live: Simply the Best (Rounder)
  • 1992: True Believer (Rounder)
  • 1993: Walk Around Heaven: New Orleans Gospel Soul (Rounder)
  • 1997: The Story of My Life (Rounder)
  • 1998: Sing It! (Rounder) with Marcia Ball & Tracy Nelson
  • 2000: My Heart’s in Memphis: The Songs Of Dan Penn (Rounder)
  • 2006: After the Rain (Rounder)
  • 2008: Simply Grand (Decca/Rounder)

Compilation albums

  • 1980s: Irma Thomas Sings (Bandy) Bandy/Minit
  • 1986: Break-A-Way: The Best of Irma Thomas (Legendary Masters Series) (EMI-USA)
  • 1983: Time Is on My Side (Kent) Minit/Imperial
  • 1984: Down at Muscle Shoals (Chess/P-Vine) Chess
  • 1987: Breakaway (Stateside) Minit/Imperial
  • 1987: Breakaway (abridged version of Stateside LP) (EMI-USA) Minit/Imperial
  • 1990: Something Good: The Muscle Shoals Sessions (MCA-Chess) Chess
  • 1991: Safe with Me/Irma Thomas Live (Paula)
  • 1992: Time Is on My Side: The Best Of Irma Thomas Volume 1 (EMI-USA) Minit/Imperial
  • 1996: Ruler of Hearts (Charly) Minit/Bandy/Island
  • 1996: Sweet Soul Queen of New Orleans: The Irma Thomas Collection (Razor & Tie) Imperial/Minit
  • 1996: Time Is on My Side (expanded CD reissue of 1983 LP) (Kent) Minit/Imperial
  • 2001: If You Want It, Come and Get It (Rounder) Rounder
  • 2005: Straight from the Soul (Stateside) Imperial/Minit
  • 2006: A Woman’s Viewpoint (Ace) Fungus/Canyon/RCS, etc.
  • 2006: Wish Someone Would Care/Take A Look (Collectables) Imperial
  • 2009: The Soul Queen of New Orleans: 50th Anniversary Celebration (Rounder) Rounder

Helsinki:

http://www.helsinki.fi/~ilva/irmadisco.html

Wangdangdula:

http://koti.mbnet.fi/wdd/irmathomas.htm

Soulful Kinda Music:

http://www.soulfulkindamusic.net/ithomas.htm

Videos:

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Irma+Thomas#v=CXPlec9jXZw

Vimeo:

http://vimeo.com/search?q=irma+thomas

Anyone Who Knows What Love is Will Understand on American Bandstand 1964 – second one w interview:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tt0HiCHSWj0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bfzxVEwHXs

On Ready Steady Go 1966:

Bereakaway 1978:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fXAIaYYFckI

It’s Raining 1984?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXPlec9jXZw

Ruler of my Heart 1986?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kky3BPNG7Jg

Time is On My Side 1987?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsjw9eaMdnA

I Needed Somebody 1987?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OX4hhgBse3s

Breakaway 1988:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNE-gtA3QtA

Workin’ in a Coalmine 1988: w Dolly Parton:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWEKKN1TAms

Baby I Love You 1989:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2czcufk-jo

Ruler of my Heart 1990?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHjusdwZ7_s

Time is on My Side, Thing Called Love w Bonnie Raitt 1992:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5QCd4hN-Sc

Whole show Bern 1996:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lx9fU2o0cG4

I’ve Been Lovin You Too Long 1997:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5QCd4hN-Sc

2006 video of 1965 song What are you Tryin to Do:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-eR2a5xMohA

2008 MOJO Interview:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-49oIFO3DL4

Hold Me While I Cry 2005:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mq8x4XJ3NaQ

On Tavis Smiley 2006:

Time is on my Side 2009?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cP-c2Aq47Cs

Time is on My Side, You Can Have My Husband (But Please Don’t Mess With My Man) on Jools Holland 2009?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e84-YBTPhQ0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z8Tmw21AHu0

John Henry 2009?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaJRDGiDUF0

The Same Love that Made Me Laugh 2010:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zh2UVm5vzcI

You Can Have My Husband ( But Please Don’t Mess With My Man) 2010:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eeweWteOB3A

Simply Grand Interview 2008?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eIyrmg3Ho2Q

At The Cross, Hallelujah 2009: Snooks Eaglin’s Funeral:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RsG08e7apk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QJD9Pt_vDA

Interview 2010?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZ9E-CHqH0I

Interview 2010?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dpLL4Ht4MUI

Ruler of My Heart 2013:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWrfe8yLfHA

Look Up 2013:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESg0I6tE3EM

Books

Encyclopedia of the Blues excerpt:

http://books.google.com/books?id=-w-uGwm_LhcC&pg=PA985&lpg=PA985&dq=irma+thomas&source=bl&ots=tSlc5JGw16&sig=LH7BCCEiE6_RuULkEvTjKTdiTGU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=OHs0U_iCBJDdoAS8rYCABA&ved=0CFMQ6AEwBTjmAQ#v=onepage&q=irma%20thomas&f=false

All Music Guide to the Blues excerpt:

http://books.google.com/books?id=qYtz7kEHegEC&pg=PA550&lpg=PA550&dq=irma+thomas&source=bl&ots=ANaOu_7C8Z&sig=2266kSzdLFdrJGPvssO8_0Fm-YY&hl=en&sa=X&ei=vHw0U-PFJoW7oQTPq4KQDw&ved=0CDAQ6AEwATjwAQ#v=onepage&q=irma%20thomas&f=false

Bios:

Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irma_Thomas

Oldies.com:

http://oldies.about.com/od/neworleanssoul/p/In-The-Spotlight-Irma-Thomas.htm

The Oregonian:

http://kevinallman.typepad.com/ARTICLES/2006/Oregonian-IrmaThomas.pdf

Musician Guide:

http://www.musicianguide.com/biographies/1608000683/Irma-Thomas.html

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/381633-Irma-Thomas

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/irma-thomas-mn0000772526/biography

Ace Records:

https://acerecords.co.uk/irma-thomas

Decca Records:

http://www.decca.com/artists/irma-thomas/

NNDB:

http://www.nndb.com/people/546/000071333/

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/710c7ffa-977e-4431-9f00-c8d4eddf6808

Last.fm:

http://www.last.fm/music/Irma+Thomas

BBC:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/710c7ffa-977e-4431-9f00-c8d4eddf6808

Music Bloodline:

http://musicbloodline.info/artist/MN0000772526/spotify

Jambase:

http://www.jambase.com/artists/30345/Irma-Thomas

Around the Web:

Rock’s Back Pages:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Artist/irma-thomas/

Helsinki Fan Page:

http://www.helsinki.fi/~ilva/irma.html

Alive Records:

http://www.alive-totalenergy.com/x/?page_id=4005

View From the Pier:

http://www.viewfromthepier.com/2012/06/25/irma-thomas-soul-singer/

Groove Addict:

http://www.grooveaddict.org/2012/02/irma-thomas-down-at-muscle-shoals.html

http://www.grooveaddict.org/2011/09/irma-thomas-wish-someone-would-care.html

http://www.grooveaddict.org/2013/05/irma-thomas-take-look.html

Real Gone Music:

http://www.realgonemusic.com/news/2014/1/7/irma-thomas.html

Aquarium Drunkard:

http://www.aquariumdrunkard.com/2013/05/29/irma-thomas-in-between-tears-reissue/

Piccadilly Records:

http://www.piccadillyrecords.com/prod/IrmaThomas-InBetweenTears-Alive-90813.html

Funk My Soul:

http://www.funkmysoul.gr/?cat=166

http://www.funkmysoul.gr/?p=621

Quirky New York Chick:

http://www.quirkynychick.com/2013/05/irma-thomas-in-between-tears-to-be-re.html

In a Blue Mood:

http://inabluemood.blogspot.com/2013/12/irma-thomas-rounder-heritage.html

NOLA Musicians:

http://nolamusicians.com/irma-thomas/

Blue Mountain:

http://www.bmatours.com/artist/irma-thomas

KnowLA:

http://www.knowla.org/entry/1109/

Red Bones Blues Cafe:

http://www.redbonesbluescafe.com/irma_thomas.htm

Boston Blues Society:

http://www.bostonblues.com/features.php?key=cdThomas-Simply

Boiled Down Juice:

http://boileddownjuice.com/monday-music-irma-thomas-two-winters-long/

In Dangerous Rhythm:

http://indangerousrhythm.blogspot.com/2008/05/irma-thomas-simply-grand.html

A Certain Romance:

http://acrblog.tumblr.com/post/1649834823/irma-thomas-whenever

The Vinyl District:

http://www.thevinyldistrict.com/neworleans/2011/10/irma-thomas-brings-soul-to-lafayette-square/

Ponderosa Stomp:

http://blog.ponderosastomp.com/2013/06/from-the-pen-of-the-dogg-irma-thomas-in-between-tears/

History Makers:

http://www.thehistorymakers.com/biography/irma-thomas-41

Soul Music.com:

http://www.soulmusic.com/Index.asp?s=3&t=36&A=297

Wounded Bird:

http://thewoundedbird.blogspot.com/2011/07/divine-irma-thomas-in-newcastle-upon.html

Soul Walking: -Collection of Interviews and Articles:

http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Irma%20Thomas.html

Heartbeat of a Planet:

http://heartbeatofaplanet.com/musicians/irma-thomas/

Soulisms Official Blog:

http://soulismsofficialblog.wordpress.com/2007/10/18/irma-thomas-interview/

Transatlantic Modern:

http://transatlanticmodern.com/2013/04/24/interview-irma-thomas/

Something Else:

http://somethingelsereviews.com/2014/03/17/irma-thomas-full-time-woman-the-lost-cotillion-album-2014/

El Paiz:

http://blogs.elpais.com/ruta-norteamericana/2013/06/irma-thomas-y-el-fin-de-semana-del-soul.html

Pop Matters:

http://www.popmatters.com/review/172852-swamp-dogg-gag-a-maggot-irma-thomas-in-between-tears/

Digging a Hole:

http://guestlisted.blogspot.com/2011/04/irma-thomas-interview-2011.html

WXRT:

http://wxrt.cbslocal.com/2013/06/06/irma-thomas-is-the-queen-long-live-the-queen/

Past Daily:

http://pastdaily.com/2013/06/20/irma-thomas-live-at-the-black-is-back-soul-weekend-in-madrid-nights-at-the-roundtable-festival-edition/

Whats in My IPod:

http://whatsinmyipod.blogspot.com/2007/03/irma-thomas-collection-sweet-soul-queen.html

Red Kelly:

http://redkelly.blogspot.com/2007/05/irma-thomas-we-wont-be-in-your-way.html

Dr B Good:

http://drbgood.com/post/77130987779/irma-thomas-irma-thomas-was-born-on-february

Music Pop Hits:

http://www.musicpophits.com/MainPages/FemaleStars/IrmaThomas.htm

Blog Critics:

http://blogcritics.org/music-review-irma-thomas-full-time-woman-the-lost-cotillion-album/

1977 NME Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/irma-thomas-live

LA Times Articles:

http://articles.latimes.com/keyword/irma-thomas

1988 NYT Article:

http://www.nytimes.com/1988/02/21/arts/jazz-irma-thomas.html

1990 Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/irma-thomas-isomething-good-the-muscle-shoals-sessionsi

1994 Soul Express Article:

http://www.soulexpress.net/irmathomas.htm

1998 Jazz Times Article:

http://jazztimes.com/articles/21109-a-soul-summit-irma-thomas-tracy-nelson-and-marcia-ball

2000 Blues Access Interview:

http://www.bluesaccess.com/No_41/irma.html

2008 Believer Interview:

http://www.believermag.com/issues/200807/?read=interview_thomas

2008 Telegraph Article:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/music/3558118/Irma-Thomas-stepping-out-from-the-shadow-of-the-Rolling-Stones.html

2008 Village Voice Article:

http://www.villagevoice.com/2008-08-12/music/irma-thomas-escapes-monotony/full/

2011 London Jazz News Article:

http://www.londonjazznews.com/2011/07/review-irma-thomas.html

2012 KTDY Interview:

http://999ktdy.com/soul-legend-irma-thomas-talks-about-her-favorite-modern-singers-her-least-favorite-song-to-sing-more-at-voodoo-fest-exclusive/

2012 WGBH Interview:

http://www.wgbh.org/wgbharts/Article.cfm?articleID=6861

2012 Chicago Tribune Article:

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-11-29/entertainment/ct-ott-1130-irma-thomas-20121129_1_irma-thomas-tommy-ridgley-high-note

2013 Nola Defender Article:

http://www.noladefender.com/content/giggi34ng-and-gi56ving-tipitinas-howlin-wolf-weekend-benefits

2013 Blurt Article:

http://blurtonline.com/review/irma-thomas-in-between-tears/

2013 WWL Interview:

http://www.wwl.com/Video-and-podcast-Angela-and-Irma-Thomas-/17415002?pid=359107

2014 Times-Picayune Article:

http://blog.nola.com/westbank/2014/02/soul_queen_of_new_orlean_irma.html

Rolling Stone:

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/women-who-rock-the-50-greatest-albums-of-all-time-20120622/irma-thomas-soul-queen-of-new-orleans-20120621

PBS:

http://www.pbs.org/riverofsong/artists/e4-irma.html

NPR:

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5526014

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129345910

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=93592977

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=14049395

IMDb:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1192417/

Who’s Sampled:

http://www.whosampled.com/Irma-Thomas/

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/search/irma+thomas

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/irma.thomas.7

Songs:

8tracks:

http://8tracks.com/search/irma%20thomas/results

Don’t Mess With My Man 1960:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5uXYp1Irc8

Set Me Free 1960:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S8kJeYcSk3E

Your Love is True -demo 1960?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GY-Tm1stYPY

A Good Man 1960:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkAArS-Ye4o

I May Be Wrong 1960:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CaKxqrZTMI

Girl Needs Boy 1961:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eiofaoiTmC8

It’s Too Soon to Know 1961:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qu0Ho69zc34

It’s Raining 1962:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMAX_xs1VTE

Look Up 1963:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QaV-Z6Rz8g

For Goodness Sake 1963:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQigDh_57Ww

Cry On 1961:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ax0gXO8UDg

Ruler of My Heart 1963:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41FSBwjYtdI

Long After Tonight is All Over 1963?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ueSchBlfVqE

Hittin’ on Nothin 1963:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ot25YaG7OQg

Wish Someone Would Care 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iTvnkG4VXs

Long After Tonight is Over 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYmqIQsc85k

Somebody Told You 1962:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gD84sfkUyYk

Moments to Remember 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PfIUM9QMW0

While the City Sleeps 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9V9I65Sf-gE

I Need Your Love So Bad 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dagTpLb8-C8

Times Have Changed 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GC8XSzDX9G8

Break-A-Way 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2riRUmZNn2g

Anyone Who Knows What Love Is 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_K9xsSdgMs

Another Woman’s Man 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0xR5xtlogk

Straight From the Heart 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZGPy3bvfKM

Two Winter’s Long 1962:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cD6mUFcG4DY

Time is On My Side 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yougtOa5anc

Think Again 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z41zNvrItVk

I Need You So 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PiPPpXPywMo

I Need Your Lovin’ So Bad 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xpZsxWa576Q

He’s My Guy 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n4QZI67UTX8

Without Love 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vJEO-Iohz8

True True Love 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gcW0-GO2sPU

Sufferin’ With the Blues 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UnkCavSujo

Set Me Free 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S8kJeYcSk3E

I’ve Been There 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEQkkxNpFHI

The Hurt’s All Gone 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BtnwJecUrzc

I’m Gonna Cry Till My Tears Run Dry 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8H31Ue76y04

You Don’t Miss a Good Thing Until it’s Gone 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYNTXZjDjhE

Take a Look 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCSD9wsfAOE

What are You Trying to Do 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7-fEp_TGHI

Please Send Me Someone to Love 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtKKttPUCnQ

Nobody Wants to Hear Nobodies Troubles 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPaluETzPYw

Somethings You Never Get Used To 1965:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpUZv-pxJVg

Teasing, But Your Pleasing 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vu9dXethvUg

He’s My Guy 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OigxvFb8ybE

It’s Starting to Get to Me Now 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wU51a9b2_Kc

Wait Wait Wait 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_wlBKKMHnU

Baby Don’t Look Down 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PjKzEC4RmuA

What Are You Tryin’ To Do 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7-fEp_TGHI

Its a Man’s Woman’s World 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB1o1SK9JJA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhTlA6wZ4v4

Somewhere Crying 1967:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4Pf0XftXWE

Cheater Man 1967:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bG91VTbgL3A

A Woman Will Do Wrong 1967:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=es2mgB6JXZ0

Here I Am Take Me 1967:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OX4hhgBse3s

Good to Me 1967:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iLmQFRtAEI

We Got Something Good 1967:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EH3En-lKxrY

Save A Little Bit 1970:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hs9cPf_r6YI

I’d Do It All Over You 1970:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzhxUcHgiqk

We Won’t Be in Your Way Anymore 1970:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P4iXnqfj0VM

She’s Taken My Part 1972:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CN63ZTmAa9o

Full Time Woman 1972:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tna6jhjYA_I

We Got Something Good 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EH3En-lKxrY

Your the Dog (I’ll Do The Barking Myself) 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksXPCFN8K8Y

Comin’ From Behind, I Wish Somebody Would Care 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiPylWmFkFY

These Four Walls 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjN2Q6dhNnY

Yours Until Tomorrow 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5z6BVxuxBCY

What’s So Wrong with You Lovin’ Me 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlasJWOfdns

She’ll Never Be Your Wife 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHNlNSjnUZU

Turn My World Around 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KR15QWwv5-g

Hip Shakin’ Mama, I Done Got Over 1976 live/not live:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USTFqlBNmcI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIXk42WJx3c

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrmIYdPx6z8

Cry On 1976 live:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b3mfxHpr18g

Don’t Blame Him 1977 live:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zsSHkUXoSo

For the Good Times 1978:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=atWqTPrOuF4

Friendly 1978:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxXP9qQqnXE

Safe With Me 1979:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaIMHHWNfSM

I Can’t Help Myself 1980:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTaruYG-e7s

A Woman Left Lonely 1980:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7BhBsqPr4M

In Between Tears 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtG57tDjirE

Lady Marmalade 1981:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYMZHhE6X_Q

Take a Look 1973:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yh7jdCxxzxM

I Needed Somebody 1986:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=58c1Nt4s2mU

I’ve Been Lovin’ You Too Long 1987:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NyGuLd9qW4A

Old Records 1988:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VI212tiiuk0

I’ll Take Care of You 1988:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFKhvCN1kvo

Smoke Filled Room 1992:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Uio8m1VMqM

Dr. Feelgood 1997:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZ-cqIA6DEA

No Use Talking 1997:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5LZvDac71zM

Hold Me While I Cry 1997:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bxEnPPBS7g

I’ll Take Care of You, Lonely Avenue 2000:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jj5xuoYG9to

Backwater Blues 2005:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyGG7wsawBQ

Another Man Done Gone (Another Storm Has Come) 2005:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VS_qKvRxrfI

I Wish I Knew How It Feels To Be Free 2006?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OR5_3m_hksU

Sou of a Man 2006:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1yRz6weDtI

Make Me A Pallet on Your Floor 2006:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tE1Dl9TXRUM

Thinkin’ About You 2008: w Nora Jones:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bYy2F63jqQ4

Wade in the Water 2008:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GO7fOw0A1Ko

River is Waiting 2008:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sqWQCoXGy20

Barbara Lynn

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Barbara Lynn

Born: Barbara Lynn Ozen – January 16, 1942 – Beaumont, TX

Rhythm and Blues, Electric Blues, Soul

Discography:

Albums

  • 1963 You’ll Lose A Good Thing (Jamie)
  • 1964 Sister of Soul (Jamie)
  • 1968 Here Is Barbara Lynn (Atlantic)
  • 1988 You Don’t Have To Go (Ichiban)
  • 1993 So Good (Bullseye Blues)
  • 1996 Until Then I’ll Suffer (I.T.P.)
  • 2000 Hot Night Tonight (Antone’s)
  • 2004 Blues & Soul Situation (Dialtone)

Chart singles

Year Single Chart Positions
US Pop[7] US
R&B
[8]
1962 You’ll Lose A Good Thing 8 1
“Second Fiddle Girl” 63
“You’re Gonna Need Me” 65 13
1963 Don’t Be Cruel 93
“(I Cried At) Laura’s Wedding” 68
1964 “Oh! Baby (We Got A Good Thing Goin’)” 69 n/a[9]
“Don’t Spread It Around” 93 n/a[9]
1965 “It’s Better To Have It” 95 26
1966 “You Left The Water Running” 42
1968 “This Is The Thanks I Get” 65 39
1971 “(Until Then) I’ll Suffer” 31

Soulful Kinda Music:

http://www.soulfulkindamusic.net/blynn.htm

Melingo:

http://www.melingo.com/thesoulnet/lynn.htm

Videos:

Full show at Library of Congress 2009:

http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=4775

Music Tonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Barbara+Lynn#v=LoaLCc2jR_g

Meta Cafe:

http://www.metacafe.com/videos_about/barbara_lynn/

You’ll Loose a Good Thing 1964:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoaLCc2jR_g

It’s Better to Have It, What I’d Say – On the Beat 1966:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27t11nAsdxs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8ntZ2dUJ60

Your Losing Me:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5ZBlHL4Sgo

Misty Blue 2005:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T2ZgPQ8h_c

at home and unplugged 2008:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjfIJ-vK9nk

Please Please Please 2010:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZEVx2yGxyYM

We Got a Good Thing Goin 2013:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3P-WL0sfTRw

Books:

Extract from 1987 interview p396:

http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=68Re4trXKqoC&pg=PA396&dq=%22barbara+lynn%22+blues&hl=en&sa=X&ei=Z4gCUdCFDMya1AXuqIHwBw&ved=0CC4Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=%22barbara%20lynn%22%20&f=false

Blues Encyclopedia p 642:

http://books.google.com/books?id=XQU3AgAAQBAJ&pg=PA642&lpg=PA642&dq=barbara+lynn+guitar&source=bl&ots=BmRHty36eF&sig=RbHSkWWkpzFKivb1v862vdBLbT8&hl=en&sa=X&ei=gELgUqKhL8fvoASh74HoCw&ved=0CEkQ6AEwBDh4#v=onepage&q=barbara%20lynn%20guitar&f=false

Texas Music p. 262:

http://books.google.com/books?id=n6URPV7oISsC&pg=PA262&lpg=PA262&dq=barbara+lynn+guitar&source=bl&ots=5gBlATsWSX&sig=ziAcuO-BuQtru7G8SGUvEeDzJ34&hl=en&sa=X&ei=gELgUqKhL8fvoASh74HoCw&ved=0CFsQ6AEwBzh4#v=onepage&q=barbara%20lynn%20guitar&f=false

Bios:

Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbara_Lynn

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/59964-Barbara-Lynn

AllMusic:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/barbara-lynn-mn0000149973/biography

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/facb97f4-4674-40d0-b060-433e9a1a49cb

Last.fm

https://myspace.com/missbarbaralynn

Oldies:

http://www.oldies.com/artist-biography/Barbara-Lynn.html

Around the Web:

Blues Access Online:

http://www.bluesaccess.com/No_44/barbaralynn.html

Blues Music Now:

http://www.bluesmusicnow.com/lynn.html

Aquarium Drunkard:

http://www.aquariumdrunkard.com/2012/07/12/cliftons-corner-volume-15-barbara-lynn/

Feminist Music Geek:

http://feministmusicgeek.com/2010/06/29/barbara-lynn-lefties/

Museum of the Gulf Coast:

http://www.museumofthegulfcoast.org/personalities-music-legends-barbara-lynn.html

Crazy Cajan Music:

http://crazycajunmusic.com/barbara-lynn

The Blues Bus:

http://showcase.thebluebus.nl/soundtrack-of-my-life/august-2007/barbara-lynn

Cussin and Carrying On:

http://cussinandcarryinon.blogspot.com/2012/03/barbara-lynn-live-64.html

The Best Years of Music:

http://strathdee.wordpress.com/2010/10/11/barbara-lynn/

Saleel Soul:

http://saleelsoul.wordpress.com/2013/07/16/barbara-lynn-en-santiago-de-compostela/

So Many Records, So Little Time:

http://www.somanyrecordssolittletime.com/?cat=2543

Brix Picks:

http://www.brixpicks.com/youll-lose-a-good-thing-barbara-lynn-a-25651.html

In A Blue Mood:

http://inabluemood.blogspot.com/2012/02/barbara-lynn-has-blues-and-soul.html

Juke Box Mafia:

http://jukeboxmafia.blogspot.com/2008/05/barbara-lynn.html

Rhythm Nation:

http://rhythmnationblog.wordpress.com/2012/12/31/dreams-come-true-episode-1/

Music Web Navigator:

http://musicwn.com/browse.php?artist=Barbara+Lynn

Hype Machine:

http://hypem.com/search/Barbara%20Lynn/1/

Soulful Fridays:

http://www.tellallyourfriendsmusic.com/2011/10/07/soulful-fridays-barbara-lynn/

Robin’s Nest Jazz:

http://robinsnestjazz.com/2013/01/16/blues-birthday-barbara-lynn/

Becoming is Superior:

http://kenneturner.com/2011/08/28/video-of-the-week-barbara-lynn/

Hippy DJ Kit:

http://hippy-djkit.blogspot.com/2010/04/barbara-lynn-crazy-cajun-recordings.html

Cha Cha Charming:

http://www.chachacharming.com/music/barbara-lynn/

Funky 16 Corners:

http://funky16corners.com/?p=1590

No Hit Records:

http://www.nohitrecords.co.uk/product_info.php?products_id=3078&osCsid=

The Bald Heretic:

http://www.baldheretic.com/2008/08/30/barbara-lynn

Littlefield NYC:

http://www.littlefieldnyc.com/event/366829-barbara-lynn-backed-by-brooklyn/

B Man’s Blues Report:

http://www.bmansbluesreport.com/2012/01/whatd-i-say-barbara-lynn.html

Off Set Guitars:

http://offsetguitars.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=72493

Planet Barbarella:

http://planetbarberella.blogspot.com/2011/02/barbara-lynn-part-1.html

Stuck in the Past:

http://stuckinthepast08.blogspot.com/2014/01/barbara-lynn-jamie-singles-collection.html

Derek’s Daily 45:

http://dereksdaily45.blogspot.com/2013/10/daily-45-salutes-barbara-lynn.html

http://bedazzled.blogs.com/bedazzled/2011/11/dereks-45s-of-the-week-barbara-lynn-on-tribe-records.html

Cultures of Soul:

http://www.culturesofsoul.com/2010/08/05/barbara-lynn/

Soul Mo:

http://soulmo.tumblr.com/search/barbara+lynn

Soul and Jazz and Funk:

http://soulandjazzandfunk.com/reviews/1564-barbara-lynn-a-good-woman-kent.html

Pop Archives:

http://poparchivesblog.blogspot.com/2010/06/barbara-lynn-its-better-to-have-it.html

Super Soul Sisters:

http://supersoulsisters.blogspot.com/2009/02/westside-records-second-volume-of-blue.html

The Cocoa Lounge:

http://cocoalounge.blogspot.com/2008/06/saturday-soul-barbara-lynn-youll-miss.html

Home of the Groove:

http://homeofthegroove.blogspot.com/2005/06/gulf-coast-soul.html

Art and Seek:

http://artandseek.net/2010/01/15/this-week-in-texas-music-history-barbara-lynn/

No Depression:

http://www.nodepression.com/video/barbara-lynn-you-ll-lose-a-good-thing

Soul Sides:

http://soul-sides.com/2013/08/barbara-lynn-mixes-it-up/

One Chord Progression:

http://www.onechordprogression.com/2013/09/soul-queen-barbara-lynn-plays-brooklyns.html

Music Bloodline:

http://musicbloodline.info/artist/MN0000149973/spotify

Who’s the Monk:

http://whoisthemonk.wordpress.com/2010/12/10/barbara-lynn-until-then-ill-suffer-1996/

American Routes:

http://americanroutes.tumblr.com/post/16064022374/gulf-coast-blues-and-more-barbara-lynn-belton

LA Steel Magnolia:

http://asteelmagnolia.blogspot.com/2010/11/barbara-lynn-she-plays-guitar-like-lady.html

The Ponderosa Stomp:

http://www.ponderosastomp.com/music_more/75/Barbara+Lynn

Rocks Back Pages:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/SearchResults?SearchText=%22barbara%20lynn%22&SearchTextMatch=ExactPhrase&MonthFrom=1&YearFrom=1960&MonthTo=1&YearTo=2014&SubjectId=0&WriterId=0&PublicationId=0&PieceTypeId=0&ArtistId=0&ArticleType=AnyType&OrderBy=Relevance&PageNumber=1&PageSize=0&FullCount=0&NewSearch=True&IsAcademicGroupMember=True

1972 Blues & Soul Article:

http://www.rocksbackpages.com/Library/Article/barbara-lynn

2000 Austin Chronicle Article:

http://www.austinchronicle.com/music/2000-10-27/79133/

2000 Texas Monthly Article:

http://www.texasmonthly.com/story/barbara-lynn

2003 Off Beat Article:

http://www.offbeat.com/2003/09/01/sassy-saucy-sultry-barbara-lynn-the-empress-of-gulf-coast-soul/

2010 Austin 360 Article:

http://www.austin360.com/news/entertainment/music/classy-soulful-barbara-lynn-1/nRyFY/

2012 Orange Leader Article:

http://www.orangeleader.com/local/x1267393149/Musicians-gather-to-celebrate-local-R-B-legend

2012 LA Record:

http://larecord.com/interviews/2012/05/26/barbara-lynn-music-on-my-mind

Second Hand Songs:

http://www.secondhandsongs.com/performance/304932

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/search/barbara+lynn

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/barbara-lynn

Myspace:

https://myspace.com/missbarbaralynn

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/MissBarbaraLynn/info

Songs:

8 Tracks:

http://8tracks.com/explore/songs/Barbara_Lynn

Discover Bit:

http://discoverbit.com/artist/id:2545845/Barbara_Lynn

Second Fiddle Girl 1962:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YyylXZXPiU

Your’re Gonna Need Mr 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Rnl6CBlRU4

You Better Stop 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=genwjuklII8

Dina and Petrina 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMIQqD4SH_0

You Don’t Sleep at Night 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zeCXn1I4mE4

Oh! Baby (We Got A Good Thing Goin On) 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqBxUlvtiPw

Don’t Be Cruel 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0K1N9zmv2U

Heartbreaking Years 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HdrYMUjFlKA

Teenage Blues 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJDZDybUOyE

What I Need is Love 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJMUXj8iq6c

You Don’t Have to Go 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtLhbCMoz5g

Letter to Mommy and Daddy 1963:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtjbaMbQatI

Don’t Spread it Around 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZVJqep2RuAY

Let Her Self Knock Herself Out 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3aMk_5Yvs0

Unfair 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jiI7_Y1O9kc

You Can’t Buy My Love 1965:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asG2sswk2i8

I’m a Good Woman 1966:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AzmwZo2mBGU

You Left the Water Running 1966:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPGS25wUZZ4

Until I’m Free 1966:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynLSv25rwQw

Watch the One 1967:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6PnEQWAV0g

Club A Go-Go 1967:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WA__t56_DMk

I Don’t Want a Playboy 1967:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h3wH1T2-cCU

Why Can’t You Love Me 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTleUsy6Iqw

Sure is Worth It 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-xkrh5pIr0

Only You Know How to Love Me 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGBzwfNht8U

( Until Then)I’ll Suffer 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYdpHxCY-kg

Sufferin’ City 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_vsTd2YHr4

Multiplyin” Pain 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBpKHJjz5iw

Why Can’t You Love Me 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTleUsy6Iqw

Mix it Up Baby 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-6HJrAhYJ0

This is the Thanks I Get 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmKbD8wQZRc

Ring Telephone Ring 1968:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmKbD8wQZRc

Take Your Love and Run 1971:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LU9zWRZyYJs

Nice and Easy 1971:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cb3pIABbw7s

You Better Quit it 1971:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qygmEDdQTk4

You’re Too Hot To Hold 1971:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAXQNDfy1Ok

You Make Me So Hot 1973:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaoDYKXjwyc

Sugar Coated Love 1974:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mo3YAGhkyl4&list=AL94UKMTqg-9DGTBGOm_R0gvhxPc6L1_iW&index=5

Movin’ On a Groove 1976:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zc4Y-Pi6784

Disco Music 1976:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8H0XHF9QfY

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

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Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Born Rosetta Nubin : March 20, 1915, Cotton Plant Arkansas

Died: October 9th, 1973, Philadelphia, PA

Gospel, Blues, Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Rock, Folk- 30’s,40’s, 50’s, 60’s

Discography:

Record Collection:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe.htm

1938-1949:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe-1.htm

1950-1959:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe-2.htm

1960-1970:

http://www.recordconnexion.nl/tharpe-3.htm

Folk Archive:

http://folkarchive.de/tharpe.html

Honking Duck:

http://honkingduck.com/discography/artist/sister_rosetta_tharpe

http://honkingduck.com/discography/artist/sister_rosetta_tharp_and_marie_knight

Videos:

PBS: American Masters:

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/episodes/sister-rosetta-tharpe/film-the-godmother-of-rock-roll/2516/

http://video.pbs.org/video/2337391461/

Full Mick Csaky Doc – The Godmother of Rock and Roll:

http://vimeo.com/57467878

Video’s on Network Awesome:

http://networkawesome.com/2013-9-19/collection-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Meta Filter- links to various videos:

http://www.metafilter.com/83456/Sister-Rosetta-Tharpe

MetaCafe:

http://www.metacafe.com/videos_about/sister_rosetta_tharpe/

Vitube:

http://vitube.org/search/6100794/Sister-Rosetta-Tharpe/

Musictonic:

http://musictonic.com/music/Rosetta+Tharpe+%26+the+Rosette+gospel+singers+acc.+James+Roots+trio#v=SR2gR6SZC2M

Shout Sister Shout, Lonesome Road, Four or Five Times soundies – w Lucky Millinder 1941:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vdjhn4_MgfU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-OCPIhHbVKk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnWz2AJ4I7s

In the Garden w Delois Barrett Campbell  and Alfred Miller:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pc6dazGEfqc

Short History including down by the riverside? :

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0qrD1KG-GM#t=53

His Eye on the Sparrow 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SmmOokyrd8g

Old Time Religion 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gBceYJtjSs

When the Saints, Up Above My head 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_B9LGmpx4Ps

Up Above My Head 1963?:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JeaBNAXfHfQ

He’s Mine, Precious Memories, This Train – with Otis Spahn on piano- 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmC2i7i9XHE

Didn’t it Rain, Trouble in Mind – @ Alexandria Park Station 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9W4DIBKtvBs

Didn’t it Rain, Joshua 1964:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmKwr6YVI5E

That’s All, Didn’t It Rain – France 1960:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EFKmNJ3kJIY

Down By the Riverside 1965:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2QMZXOY–o

Gayle Ward on the Legacy of Sister Rosetta Tharpe 2011:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCm0nbb808Y

Biographies:

Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sister_Rosetta_Tharpe

Bio:

http://www.biography.com/people/sister-rosetta-tharpe-17172332

http://www.biography.com/people/sister-rosetta-tharpe-17172332?page=2

http://www.biography.com/people/sister-rosetta-tharpe-17172332?page=3

 Encyclopedia of Arkansas:

http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=1781

Livin Blues:

http://www.livinblues.com/bluesrooms/sisterrosettatharpe.asp

African American Registry:

http://www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/gospel-singer-sister-rosetta-tharpe-had-spiritual-show

Jmar:

http://home.earthlink.net/~jaymar41/rosetta.html

Ebony Society:

http://esperstamps.org/aa51.htm

All About the Blues:

http://www.allaboutbluesmusic.com/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Music Brainz:

http://musicbrainz.org/artist/f5625c87-5a62-4b3b-a375-fe08a71acddc

Discogs:

http://www.discogs.com/artist/Sister+Rosetta+Tharpe

All Music:

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/sister-rosetta-tharpe-mn0000013511/biography

Last.Fm

http://www.last.fm/music/Sister+Rosetta+Tharpe

My Space:

https://myspace.com/rosettatharpe

Books:

Shout Sister Shout – Gayle Wald 2007:

Wald, G. (2007). Shout, sister, shout!: The untold story of rock-and-roll trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe. Boston: Beacon Press.

http://www.shoutsistershout.net/

NYT Review:

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/18/books/review/Sinagra.t.html?_r=0

Project Muse Repost –  Rosetta Tharpe and Feminist “Un-Forgetting” –  Gayle Wald –

Journal of Women’s History
Volume 21, Number 4, Winter 2009
pp. 157-160 | 10.1353/jowh.0.0102

 http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/jowh/summary/v021/21.4.wald.html

Around the Web:

2007 Pop Matters Article:

http://www.popmatters.com/feature/sister-rosetta-tharpe-got-rock-rolling-long-before-elvis/

2004, 2009 All Things Considered:

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1603597

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=102167126

2004 Ledger article:

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=2&tc=pg

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=3&tc=pg

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=4&tc=pg

http://www.theledger.com/article/20040221/NEWS/402210305?p=5&tc=pg

Its A Girl Thang:

http://www.p-dub.com/thang/tharpe.html

Tonefiend Blog:

http://tonefiend.com/music/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Premier Guitar:

http://www.premierguitar.com/articles/Forgotten_Heroes_Sister_Rosetta_Tharpe

The Reconstructionist Blog:

http://thereconstructionists.org/post/40500146607/when-23-year-old-sister-rosetta-tharpe-march-20

Rosetta Sister’s Blog:

http://rosettasister.wordpress.com/2008/10/31/sister-rosetta-tharpe-my-journey-to-the-sky-2/

Afro Bella:

http://www.afrobella.com/2007/07/02/afrobella-of-the-week-sister-rosetta-tharpe-rock-n-roll-pioneer/

Open Culture Blog:

http://www.openculture.com/2013/04/revisit_the_life_music_of_sister_rosetta_tharpe.html

Black Past:

http://www.blackpast.org/aah/tharpe-sister-rosetta-1915-1973

At the Crossroads Blog:

http://downtothecrossroads.wordpress.com/tag/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Umbra Projekt:

http://vervearcana.ning.com/forum/topics/the-first-rock-musician-sister-rosetta-tharpe-1915-1973-crossing

Hound Blog:

http://thehoundblog.blogspot.com/2009/09/sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Holy Ghost “Interview”:

http://washermansdog-ajnabi.blogspot.com/2011/04/holy-ghost-interview-with-sister.html

Stupefaction Blog:

http://theworldsamess.blogspot.com/2013/10/movie-of-week-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

The Jazz Diaspora:

http://lineout.thestranger.com/lineout/archives/2013/09/19/the-jazz-diaspora-the-gospel-soul-of-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Queer Museum:

http://queermuseum.tumblr.com/post/45987966307/sister-rosetta-tharpe-1915-1973-was-a

Influences:

http://browse.feedreader.com/c/Carroll_Bryant/347906558

AfroPunk Blog:

http://www.afropunk.com/profiles/blogs/beyond-sister-rosetta-tharpe-10-badass-female-guitarists-you-must

Dog Possum Blog:

http://dogpossum.org/archives/2008/01/retuning_for_wh.html

Brain Pickings Blog:

http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/03/20/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Lost and Sound:

http://lostandsound.wordpress.com/2008/01/15/sister-rosetta-tharpe-biography-about-a-forgotten-gospel-star-and-rock-and-roll-forerunner/

Gospel Flava:

http://www.gospelflava.com/reviews/sisterrosettatharpesoulsister.html

Soul Walking:

http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Sister%20Rosetta%20Tharpe.html

Soul Closet:

http://soulcloset.blogspot.com/2009/12/sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Harm 501:

http://harm501.blogspot.com/2009/05/sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Black Women’s Rhetortic Project:

http://blackwomenrhetproject.org/1st-half/unit-3/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Black Lesbian Elder Project:

http://ubleproject.tumblr.com/post/51105778255/queermuseum-sister-rosetta-tharpe-1915-1973

Black History Now:

http://blackhistorynow.com/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Black Feminists:

http://www.blackfeminists.org/2013/03/31/inspirational-musician-sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Great but not Forgotten:

http://greatbutforgotten.blogspot.com/2011/06/sister-rosetta-tharpe-music.html

Newsworks:

http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/arts-culture/51357-rosetta-tharpe-bridged-sacred-and-secular-music-with-a-wicked-guitar

Abbeyville Blog:

http://www.abbeville.com/blog/?p=810

Yehoodi.com:

http://www.yehoodi.com/comment/175348/happy-birthday-sister-rosetta/

With Good Reason:

http://withgoodreasonradio.org/2013/02/the-gospel-roots-of-rock-and-roll/

Black America Blog:

http://blackamericaweb.com/101954/little-known-black-history-fact-rosetta-tharpe/

Carnival Saloon:

http://carnivalsaloon.blogspot.com/2011/01/sister-rosetta-tharpe-rock-rolls.html

Queens of Noise:

http://queensofnoisezine.wordpress.com/tag/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Shiraz Socialist:

http://shirazsocialist.wordpress.com/2011/01/11/its-sister-rosetta-tharpe-day/

Library Thing:

http://www.librarything.com/tag/Sister+Rosetta+Tharpe

Rock and Roll Joe:

http://www.rnrjoe.com/2012/03/05/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

The Astounding Trickster:

http://chervokas.typepad.com/trickster/2004/11/sister_rosetta_.html

Ameoba Blog:

http://www.amoeba.com/blog/2007/10/all-the-news-that-s-fit-to-sing/strange-things-happening-every-day-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Words on Sound:

http://wordsonsound.com/tag/sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Idranis Light Foundation:

http://indranislight.org/2013/09/sister-rosetta-tharpe-thank-you/

People with Voices:

http://peoplewithvoices.com/2011/01/21/review-bbc-4-godmother-of-rock-n-roll-sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Green Pagan:

http://greenpagan.newsvine.com/_news/2013/02/01/16814390-didnt-it-rain-by-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Mango Zine:

http://www.mangozeen.com/2013/03/01/religion/sister-rosetta-tharpe.htm

Today in Women’s History:

http://peoplesworld.org/today-in-women-s-history-singer-rosetta-tharpe-was-born/

2011 Guardian Article:

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2011/jan/14/in-praise-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Beacon Broadside:

http://www.beaconbroadside.com/broadside/2008/01/sister-rosetta.html

2004 Christianity Today Article:

http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2004/januaryweb-only/shoutsistershout.html

Joy of Sox:

http://joyofsox.blogspot.com/2011/03/sunday-sermon-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

Willie Simpson Blog:

http://www.williesimpson.com/sister-rosetta-tharpe-up-ahead-my-head-and-documentary

WFMU Blog:

http://blog.wfmu.org/freeform/2013/09/down-by-the-riverside-with-sister-rosetta-tharpe.html

WXRT Blog:

http://wxrt.cbslocal.com/2013/02/20/sister-rosetta-tharpe-the-godmother-of-rock-roll/

KVRX Blog:

http://www.kvrx.org/blogs/sounds-kvrx/2013/02/22/why-sister-rosetta-tharpe-most-influential-music-artist-ever

Soul Tracks:

http://www.soultracks.com/video-sister-rosetta-tharpe

Mojo Music:

http://www.mojo4music.com/8089/sister-rosetta-tharpe-didnt-rain/

Elvis Information Network:

http://www.elvisinfonet.com/tharpe.html

Friday TV:

http://rogercatlin.com/2013/02/22/friday-tv-rockin-with-sister-rosetta-tharpe/

Tumblr:

http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/sister-rosetta-tharpe

IMDB:

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0857093/

Gibson.com:

http://www2.gibson.com/news-lifestyle/features/en-us/rosettatharpe.aspx

Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sister-Rosetta-Tharpe/271400986653

Find a Grave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14947188

Songs:

On Internet Archive:

https://archive.org/details/SisterRosettaTharpeWithTheDependableBoysAndSamPriceTrio-DownByThe

https://archive.org/details/LuckyMillinderOrchRosettaTharpeIWantATallSkinnyPapa1942

Let that Liar Alone 1943:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z2_ieHNV4ig

What is the Soul of Man 1944:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjM2YxIDpUE

Two little fishes and Five Loaves of Bread 1944:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTmQ9Kzxp-Q

Dont Take Everybody to Be Your Friend 1946:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qrw03wV6DlU

Ain’t No Grave Gonna Hold My Body Down 1947:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wD4SMtFrJpY

Everybody’s Gonna Have a Wonderful Time 1947:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQ2DWkmehiY

Ninety nine and a Half Wont Due 1949:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcOIgSbkacU

So High – live (at her wedding?)1951:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Laox_drK6W8

I Was Healed – w Marie Knight 1950:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhp-p1OIG1E