Columbia matrix 81540. It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue / Alexander Brown ; Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams

TitleSource
It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue (Primary title)Disc label
Authors and ComposersNotes
Steve Decatur (songwriter)
Lem Braxton (songwriter)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
George W. Williams (vocalist)
Bessie Brown (vocalist)
Alexander Brown (instrumentalist : piano)
  • Description: Female-male vocal duet, with piano
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
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Source(s): OCLC; trade catalog.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
2/8/1924 New York, New York 1 Unknown
2/8/1924 New York, New York 2 Unknown
2/8/1924 New York, New York 3 Unknown
2/8/1924 New York, New York 4 Master Columbia 14011-D 10-in.

It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue / Alexander Brown ; Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams

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℗ © Sony Music Entertainment.
2/8/1924 New York, New York 4 Master Document Records DOCD-5527 Compact disc
2/8/1924 New York, New York Unknown Master Diva 6027-G 10-in. Listed as G. Williams and B.Brown.
2/8/1924 New York, New York Unknown Master Velvet Tone 7053-V 10-in.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Columbia matrix 81540. It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue / Alexander Brown ; Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams," accessed June 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000029307/81540-It_takes_a_brownskin_man_to_make_a_high_yellow_blue.

Columbia matrix 81540. It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue / Alexander Brown ; Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000029307/81540-It_takes_a_brownskin_man_to_make_a_high_yellow_blue.

"Columbia matrix 81540. It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue / Alexander Brown ; Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 June 2024.

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