Jesse J. Johnson

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer, lyricist

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 47 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W142430 10-in. 7/13/1926 Lonesome Jimmy blues John Erby Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano songwriter  
Columbia W142608 10-in. 9/14/1926 Black snake blues Martha Copeland Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano songwriter  
OKeh 9435 10-in. 11/4/1925 Mr. Johnson's blues John Arnold ; Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano lyricist  
OKeh 9436 10-in. 11/4/1925 Falling rain blues John Arnold ; Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, piano and violin lyricist  
OKeh 9651 10-in. 5/11/1926 Black snake blues Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 9652 10-in. 5/11/1926 Dirty woman's blues Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 9653 10-in. May 1926 If tomorrow is like yesterday Ed Wood Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 9673 10-in. 5/13/1926 Woman changed my life Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, piano and violin songwriter  
OKeh 9674 10-in. 5/13/1926 Lonnie's got the blues Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano songwriter  
OKeh 9685 10-in. 5/14/1926 Good old wagon Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with piano and violin songwriter  
OKeh 9690 10-in. May 1926 Hannah fell in love with my piano De Lloyd Barnes ; Frankie Jackson Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
OKeh 9691 10-in. May 1926 If that don't get it—this sho' will De Lloyd Barnes ; Frankie Jackson Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 73939 10-in. 1/19/1926 Lonesome jail blues James "Steady Roll" Johnson ; Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and piano songwriter  
OKeh 73944 10-in. 1/20/1926 Nile of Genago James P. Johnson ; Lonnie Johnson Guitar duet composer  
OKeh 74260 10-in. 8/12/1926 Hoodoo man blues Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 74261 10-in. 8/12/1926 Spider web blues Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 74264 10-in. 8/12/1926 Humored and petted blues Erby's Fidgety Five ; Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with instrumental quintet songwriter  
OKeh 74265 10-in. 8/13/1926 Big Houston blues Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano songwriter  
OKeh 74266 10-in. 8/13/1926 Got the blues so bad Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with violin and piano songwriter  
OKeh 74270 10-in. 8/13/1926 There's no use of lovin' Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 74271 10-in. 8/13/1926 Baby, please tell me Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 74272 10-in. 8/13/1926 I'm gonna dodge the blues, just watch and see Lonnie Johnson Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and piano songwriter  
OKeh 74275 10-in. 8/16/1926 Blue Valley blues Erby's Fidgety Five ; Victoria Spivey Female vocal solo, with instrumental quintet songwriter  
OKeh 80075 10-in. 8/14/1926 To do this you got to know how Lonnie Johnson Guitar solo songwriter  
OKeh W80728 10-in. 4/14/1927 Black snake blues Clarence Williams’ Blue Five Jazz/dance band songwriter  
(Results 1-25 of 47 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, Jesse J.," accessed July 1, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205041.

Johnson, Jesse J.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 1, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205041.

"Johnson, Jesse J.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 1 July 2022.

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