Willie Jackson

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, songwriter, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-69607 10-in. 5/13/1931 Nina Wooding’s Grand Central Red Caps Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BRC-69608 10-in. 5/13/1931 Niagara Falls Wooding’s Grand Central Red Caps Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Columbia 81470 10-in. 1/10/1924 Easy come easy go blues Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano songwriter  
Columbia W142024 10-in. 4/14/1926 Bad, bad mama Willie Jackson ; Steve J. Lewis Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano vocalist, lyricist  
Columbia W142025 10-in. 4/14/1926 Willie Jackson's blues Willie Jackson ; Steve J. Lewis Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano vocalist, songwriter  
Columbia W142026 10-in. 4/14/1926 She keeps it up all the time Willie Jackson ; Steve J. Lewis Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano vocalist, songwriter  
Columbia W142027 10-in. 4/14/1926 Old New Orleans blues Willie Jackson ; Steve J. Lewis Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano vocalist, songwriter  
Columbia W142588 10-in. 9/3/1926 Who'll chop your suey when I'm gone Buddy Christian ; Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with banjo vocalist  
Columbia W142589 10-in. 9/3/1926 Numbers on the brain Buddy Christian ; Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with banjo vocalist  
Columbia W142590 10-in. 9/3/1926 Hold 'er, Deacon Willie Jackson ; Clarence Williams Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano vocalist  
Columbia W142591 10-in. 9/3/1926 Charleston hound Willie Jackson ; Clarence Williams Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano vocalist  
Columbia W142707 10-in. 9/30/1926 Tain't what you pay to get a thing Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with banjo and piano vocalist  
Columbia W142708 10-in. 9/30/1926 Railroad man blues Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with banjo and piano vocalist, songwriter  
Columbia W145299 10-in. 12/12/1927 Long time men Willie Jackson Male vocal solo, with alto saxophone and piano vocalist  
Columbia W145400 10-in. 12/12/1927 Corn and bunion blues Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano vocalist  
Columbia W145560 10-in. 1/21/1928 Kansas City blues Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano vocalist  
Columbia W145561 10-in. 1/21/1928 T. B. blues Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano vocalist  
Columbia W147107 10-in. 10/5/1928 How long—how long blues Sonny Porter Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano vocalist  
Columbia W147108 10-in. 10/5/1928 Deck hand blues Sonny Porter Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jackson, Willie," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110661.

Jackson, Willie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110661.

"Jackson, Willie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110661

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