Willie B. James

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist

Notes: Often credited as "Willie Bee."

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 56 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-100330 10-in. 4/3/1936 Stormy sea blues Willie B. James ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100331 10-in. 4/3/1936 Nutty and buggy blues Willie B. James ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100889 10-in. 8/5/1936 You stole my heart Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100890 10-in. 8/5/1936 You got me worryin' Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100891 10-in. 8/5/1936 Caught my gal truckin' Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100892 10-in. 8/5/1936 All night long Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100893 10-in. 8/5/1936 That's the way I do Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100894 10-in. 8/5/1936 I hate myself Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100895 10-in. 8/5/1936 I need you by my side Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-100896 10-in. 8/5/1936 Blue and evil blues Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01874 10-in. 12/21/1936 If it wasn't for you Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01875 10-in. 12/21/1936 Right or wrong Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01876 10-in. 12/21/1936 Stop truckin' and Suzi-Q Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01877 10-in. 12/21/1936 Cheatin' on me Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01878 10-in. 12/21/1936 Your one and only Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01879 10-in. 12/21/1936 My za zu girl Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01880 10-in. 12/21/1936 Someday I'm bound to win Tampa Red ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01881 10-in. 12/21/1936 Taking it and making my get away Tampa Red ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01888 10-in. 12/21/1936 See for yourself Springback James ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01889 10-in. 12/21/1936 New Red Cross blues Springback James ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01890 10-in. 12/21/1936 I'm on my way Springback James ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01891 10-in. 12/21/1936 Unkindness blues Springback James ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01892 10-in. 12/21/1936 Will my bad luck ever change? Springback James ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-01893 10-in. 12/21/1936 Poor coal passer Springback James ; Willie Bee Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-07606 10-in. 5/4/1937 She said it Chicago Five ; Tampa Red Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 1-25 of 56 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "James, Willie B.," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110967.

James, Willie B.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110967.

"James, Willie B.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110967

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