Memphis Minnie (vocalist)

Note on name: Also known as Texas Tessie, Minnie McCoy, Memphis Minnie McCoy, and Minnie Douglas; born Lizzie Douglas. Also sings with Kansas Joe (Joe McCoy).

Also known as: McCoy, Minnie

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CompanyMatrix No.SizeFirst Recording DateTitlePrimary PerformerDescription 
Victor BVE-59992 10-in. 5/26/1930 I'm going back home McCoy and Johnson Female-male vocal duet, with 2 guitars  
Victor BVE-59993 10-in. 5/26/1930 Bumble bee blues Memphis Jug Band ; Memphis Minnie Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo  
Victor BVE-59994 10-in. 5/26/1930 Meningitis blues Memphis Jug Band ; Memphis Minnie Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo  
Victor BVE-62506 10-in. 5/26/1930 I am in the heavenly way Washington White [i.e., Bukka White] Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars and female vocals  
Victor BVE-62508 10-in. 5/26/1930 The promise true and grand Washington White [i.e., Bukka White] Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars and female vocal accompaniment  
Victor BVE-62537 10-in. 5/29/1930 Midnight special Bessie McCoy ; Memphis Minnie Female vocal duet, with 2 guitars  
Victor BVE-62538 10-in. 5/29/1930 I never told a lie McCoy and Johnson Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars  
Victor BVE-62539 10-in. 5/29/1930 Don't want no woman (T'have t'give my money to) McCoy and Johnson Female-male vocal duet, with 2 guitars and dialogue  
Victor BVE-62540 10-in. 5/29/1930 Georgia skin McCoy and Johnson Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars  
Victor BS-91419 10-in. 7/27/1935 Good mornin' Texas Tessie Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars  
Victor BS-91420 10-in. 7/27/1935 You wrecked my happy home Texas Tessie Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars  
Victor BS-91421 10-in. 7/27/1935 I'm waitin' on you Texas Tessie Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars  
Victor BS-91422 10-in. 7/27/1935 Keep on goin' Texas Tessie Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars  
Victor BS-96226 10-in. 10/31/1935 When the sun goes down—Part 2 Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet  
Victor BS-96227 10-in. 10/31/1935 Hustlin' woman blues Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet  
Victor BS-96228 10-in. 10/31/1935 Selling my pork chops Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet  
Victor BS-96229 10-in. 10/31/1935 Doctor doctor blues Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental quartet  
Columbia W148709 10-in. 6/18/1929 Goin' back to Texas Kansas Joe ; Memphis Minnie Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar  
Columbia W148710 10-in. 6/18/1929 Frisco Town Memphis Minnie ; Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W148712 10-in. 6/18/1929 Bumble bee Kansas Joe ; Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W152534 10-in. 11/27/1933 My butcher man Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W152535 10-in. 11/27/1933 Too late Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W152536 10-in. 11/27/1933 Lake Michigan blues Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W152537 10-in. 11/27/1933 Ain't no use trying to tell on me (I know something on you) Memphis Minnie Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Decca 90016 10-in. 5/27/1935 Jockey man blues Memphis Minnie  
Decca 90017 10-in. 5/27/1935 Weary woman's blues Memphis Minnie  
Decca 90018 10-in. 5/27/1935 Reachin' Pete Memphis Minnie  
Decca 90019 10-in. 5/27/1935 Down in New Orleans Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9380 10-in. 8/24/1934 You got to move, part 1 Kansas Joe ; Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9381 10-in. 8/24/1934 Keep it to yourself Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9382 10-in. 8/24/1934 Chickasaw train blues (Low down dirty thing) Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9383 10-in. 8/24/1934 Banana man blues (I don't want that thing) Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9389 10-in. 8/31/1934 You got to move, part 2 Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9402 10-in. 9/6/1934 Hole in the wall Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9407 10-in. 9/6/1934 Give it to me in my hand Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9426 10-in. 9/10/1934 Squad it Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9427 10-in. 9/10/1934 Moaning the blues Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9641 10-in. 1/10/1935 Dirty mother for you Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9642 10-in. 1/10/1935 Sylvester and his mule blues Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9643 10-in. 1/10/1935 When you're asleep Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9644 10-in. 1/10/1935 You can't give it away Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9657 10-in. 1/15/1935 Let me ride Memphis Minnie  
Decca C 9658 10-in. 1/15/1935 When the Saints go marching in Memphis Minnie  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Memphis Minnie (vocalist)," accessed September 18, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/47342/Memphis_Minnie_vocalist.

Memphis Minnie (vocalist). (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/47342/Memphis_Minnie_vocalist.

"Memphis Minnie (vocalist)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 18 September 2019.

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