MCA (Japan) VIM-4636 (LP)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Brunswick C2000 Unknown 6/12/1928 Don’t ease me in / Henry Thomas
Decca C 9382 [A] 8/24/1934 Chickasaw train blues (Low down dirty thing) / Memphis Minnie
Decca C 9956 A 4/25/1935 Cold Winter day-1 / Blind Willie McTell
Decca 62378 A 7/14/1937 Didn't it rain / Norfolk Jubilee Quartet Singers
Decca 62466 A 7/27/1937 Need more blues / Sleepy John Estes
Decca 63539 A 4/1/1938 Shack bully stomp-1 / Peetie Wheatstraw
Decca 64369 A 8/1/1938 Chariot's coming down / J. C. Burnett and his Congregation
Decca 65505 A 4/28/1939 Take my hand precious Lord / Selah Jubilee Singers
Decca 66618 A 9/19/1939 Motherless children had a hard time / Dixie Hummingbirds
Decca 76014 [A] 3/22/1950 I feel like my time ain't long / Charles Bridges ; Famous Blue Jay Singers
Decca 84972 [A] 7/29/1953 Bad things on my mind / Lightnin' Hopkins
Decca 91264 A 5/21/1937 God's gonna separate the wheat from the tares-1 / Mahalia Jackson

Primary Performers:

Memphis Minnie (vocalist)
Blind Willie McTell (vocalist)
Mahalia Jackson (vocalist)
Norfolk Jubilee Quartet Singers (Vocal group)
Sleepy John Estes (vocalist)
Peetie Wheatstraw (vocalist)
J. C. Burnett and his Congregation (Musical group)
Selah Jubilee Singers (Vocal group)
Dixie Hummingbirds (Vocal group)
Charles Bridges (vocalist)
Famous Blue Jay Singers (Vocal group)
Lightnin' Hopkins (vocalist)
Henry Thomas (vocalist)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "MCA (Japan) VIM-4636 (LP)," accessed August 7, 2020,

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