Willie Bee

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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-07632 10-in. 5/4/1937 He roars like a lion Merline Johnson ; Eddie Miller ; Willie Bee Female vocal solo, with guitar, piano, and string bass instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-07633 10-in. 5/4/1937 I'm leavin' you Merline Johnson ; Eddie Miller Female vocal solo, with guitar, piano, and string bass instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-07634 10-in. 5/4/1937 My baby left me Merline Johnson ; Eddie Miller Female vocal solo, with guitar, piano, and string bass instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-07635 10-in. 5/4/1937 Pallet on the floor Merline Johnson Female vocal solo, with guitar, piano, and string bass instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-07636 10-in. 5/4/1937 Mean mistreatin' Daddy Merline Johnson Female vocal solo, with guitar, piano, and string bass instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Willie Bee," accessed October 31, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/351092.

Willie Bee. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 31, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/351092.

"Willie Bee." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 31 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/351092

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