Pleasant Joseph known as Cousin Joe (December 20, 1907 — October 2, 1989) was an American blues and jazz singer, later famous for his 1940s recordings with clarinetist Sidney Bechet and saxophonist Mezz Mezzrow.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1907 (St. John the Baptist Parish), Died 1989 (New Orleans)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1947
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Signature||SRC 439||10-in.||approximately 1947||Come down baby||Dickie Wells' Blue Seven ; Cousin Joe||vocalist|
|Signature||SRC 440||10-in.||approximately 1947||Bachelor's blues||Dickie Wells' Blue Seven ; Cousin Joe||vocalist|
|Signature||SRC 441||10-in.||approximately 1947||Don't pay me no mind||Dickie Wells' Blue Seven ; Cousin Joe||vocalist|
|Signature||SRC 442||10-in.||approximately 1947||I had to stop to conquer you, baby||Dickie Wells' Blue Seven ; Cousin Joe||vocalist|
|Signature||SRC 443||10-in.||approximately 1947||Blues, part 1||Dickie Wells' Blue Seven ; Cousin Joe||vocalist|
|Signature||SRC 444||10-in.||approximately 1947||Blues, part 2||Dickie Wells' Blue Seven ; Cousin Joe||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Joe, Cousin," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105468.
Joe, Cousin. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105468.
"Joe, Cousin." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.
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