Tampa Red

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Tampa Red

Other Names: Jimmy Eager, Honey Boy Smith (on Supertone), The Guitar Wizard, The Man With The Gold Guitar
Birth Name: Hudson Woodbridge, Hudson Whittaker

Personal: father John Woodbridge, mother Elizabeth Whittaker

Member of: Hokum Boys (on Broadway 5035 as Harlem Dudes), State Street Stompers, Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Tampa Red's Hokum Jazz Band, Honey Boy Smith's Bingham Band, The Hokum Band), Hokum Jug Band, The Black Hill Billies, Chicgo Five, Washboard Rhythm Kings?

* Jan. 8, 1904 Smithville GA
after the death of his parents he moved to Tampa FL to live with his grandmother Whittaker and assumed family name - interested in music and taught self guitar as youth
from early 20s - frequently toured through jukes and tonks from Tampa to St Ausgustine FL
c1925 - moved to Chicago IL - frequently worked at club dates and streets
1928 - recodred with Papa Too Sweet for OKeh
1928/29 - recorded with Georgia Tom, Hokum Boys and solo for Paramount, Chicago IL - teamed with Georgia Tom working at house rent parties, theaters, dance halls, juke joints and excursion boats, Chicago area - frequently toured as team on TOBA southern theater circuit
1928-31 - recorded with Georgia Tom, Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band and solo for Vocalion, Chicago IL
1929 - recorded with Georgia Tom for Brunswick - worked at Palace Theater, Memphis TN
1932 - recorded with Georgia Tom, Memphis Minnie and Hokum Jug Band for Vocalion/ARC, Chicgo IL
1934-36 - recorded solo or with own Chicgo Five for Bluebird, Chicago IL
late 30s - extended residency, C&T Club, Chicago IL
1937/38 - recorded for Bluebird, Aurora IL
through 30s into 40s - frequently worked with Big Maceo, Bill Broonzy and others in local club dates, Chicago IL
1939-42 - recorded for Bluebird Chicago IL
1940 - his first recordings with e-guitar
1944/45 - recorded for Bluebird, Chicago IL
1945 - worked with Big Maceo at Flame Club, Chicago IL
1945-47 - recorded for Victor, Chicago IL
1948 - worked with Sunnyland Slim at 21 Club, Chicago IL
1948/49 - worked at C&T Lounge Chicago IL
mid-40s - worked with Sunnyland Slim at local clubs, Gary IN
1949 - worked at Peacock Lounge, Chicago IL
mid-40s to early 50s - frequently worked at Purple Cat Club, Sylvio's, Club Georgia, 708 Club, The Zanzibar, The Peacock and others as well as at jukes, rent parties, Chicago IL
1949-53 - recorded for Victor, Chicago IL
1953/54 - recorded for Sabre, Chicago IL
from 1953s - (death of his wife) mostly inactive in music, Chicago IL
c1955-60 - entered local hospitals where he was treated for alcoholism, Chicago IL
1960 - recorded for Prestige/Bluesville, Chicago IL
1961 - worked with Barbara Dane at Sugar Hill Club, San Francisco CA - Bluesville 1030, Don't Tampa With the Blues released
1962 - Bluesville 1043, Don't Jive Me released
through 60s - worked mostly outside music, Chicago IL
1965 - RCA EP 7160, Rhythm And Blues, Vol. III released
1974 - Blues Classics 25, The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 released
1975 - RCA 2-5501, Guitar Wizard released
from 1974 - retired and lived in Sacred Heart Nursing Home, Chicago IL
March 19, 1981 Chicago IL - buried in Glenwood IL

"Tampa Red" refers to the city of his youth and his red hair (red skin?). Noted for his open house for all blues musicians during 30s and 40s

Instruments: guitar, metal-bodied National Tricone guitar, slide guitar, electric guitar, piano, kazoo

Influences: Piccolo Pete, Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Mamie Smith

Influenced: John Brim, Frank Edwards, Little Walter Jacobs, Brownie McGhee, Robert Nighthawk

Sources:
Blues Who's Who
Dixon, Robert M.W.: Blues & Gospel Records 1890-1943
New Georgia Encyklopedia
Recommended: Richard Koechli: Der vergessene König des Blue - Tampa Red. Hamburg, 2017


Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band: 1. Kingfish Blues 2. Mess Katie Mess 3. Pretty Baby Blues 4. Seminole Blues 5. Sho' Is Hot 6. What's That Taste Like Gravy 7. My Daddy Rocks Me With One Steady Roll (Frankie Jaxon (v)) 8. Black Eye Blues (Georgia Tom, Ma Rainey (v))

Songs (with date of recording and first release):

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1950 Blues
1950.03.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 3394 Victor 22/50-0084 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)

The Alley Crap Game
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20892-1 Paramount 12709 - Foster and Harris (Ma Rainey's Boys) (v), Tampa Red (g)
All Mixed Up Over You
1952.11.17 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5467 Victor 20/47-5134 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
All Night Long
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100892-1 Bluebird B6532 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James? (g), unknown (sb))
Anna Lou Blues
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044977-1 Bluebird B8654 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
Anytime For You
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074639-1 Bluebird 34-0703 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Clifford Jones (d)
Arlena
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96261-1 Bluebird B6157 - Washboard Rhythm Kings (Casey Bill Weldon (v,g), arnett Nelson (cl), Tampa Red? (g,k), Washboard Sam (wb), unknown (sb))

Baby Please Don't Throw Me Down
1953.01.29 -- Chicago IL - U2351-2 P-Vine 708, on: Chance Vintage Blues: R&B Crops Vol. 4 (released 1977) - Tampa Red (v), Horace Palm? (p), L.C. McKinley or Lefty Bates (g), Al Smith? (b), Al Duncan? (d)
Baby, Take A Chance With Me
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044981-1 Bluebird B8575 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
Bear Cat's Kitten

1930.12.17? - Chicago IL - C-6854-A Vocalion 1608 Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
Beat the Bop
1953.01.29 -- Chicago IL - U2354-3 P-Vine 708, on: Chance Vintage Blues: R&B Crops Vol. 4 (released 1977) - Tampa Red (v), Horace Palm? (p), L.C. McKinley or Lefty Bates (g), Al Smith? (b), Al Duncan? (d), ens. (v)
Beedle Um Bum
1928.12.00? - Chicago IL - 21036-2,-3 Paramount 12714 - The Hokum Boys (Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p,v))
Bessemer Blues
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034783-1 Bluebird B8291 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Better Leave My Gal Alone
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 349 Bluebird 34-0740 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (v,p), Tyrell Dixon (d)
The Big Boat
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 397 Victor 20-3218. BC 24, on: Blues Classics By Sonny Boy Williamson Volume 3 (released 197?) - Sonny Boy Williamson (I) (v,h), Big Maceo (p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
Big City Blues
1949.04.14 -- Chicago IL - BM 4 Specialty 320 - Big Maceo (v), Johnny Jones (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Big Fat Mama
1928.12.11 -- Chicago IL - 402205-B OKeh 8651 - Papa Too Sweet (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Big Road Blues
1945.10.15 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1206 RCA Victor 20-1870 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
Big Stars Falling Blues
1953.12.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 2701-1 Victor 20-5594. Blues Classics 25, on: The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 (released 1974) - Tampa Red (v,g), Walter Horton (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Black Angel Blues
1934.03.23 -- Chicago IL - CP-1045-1 Vocalion 02753 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
Black Eye Blues
(Thomas A. Dorsey)
1928.00.09? - Chicago IL - 20898-1 Paramount unissued, 20898-2 Paramount 12963 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Black Hearted Blues
1930.03.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5563 1/2-Vocalion 1623 - Tampa Red (v,g), Bill O'Bryant (p)
Black Spider Blues
1930.07.29? - Chicago IL - C-5956-A Vocalion 1680 - Sweet Papa Tadpole (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
Blame It On The Blues
(Thomas A. Dorsey, Ma Rainey)
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20881-1 Paramount 12760 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Blue And Alone
1947.09.23 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1041-2 Victor 20-2849 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Walter Williams (tp), John Gardner (as), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
Blue And Evil Blues
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100896-1 Bluebird B6681 - Tampa Red (v,p), Arnett Nelson (cl), Willie B. James (g)
Blue Moanin' Blues
1929.11.19 -- Chicago IL - C-4723-B Brunswick unissued - Memphis Mose (Georgia Tom) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
1929.12.17 -- Chicago IL - C-5034- Brunswick 7134 - Memphis Mose (Georgia Tom) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Blues For My Baby
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030805-1 Bluebird B8046 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Settles (sb)
Boogie Woogie
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11206-A Vocalion 1683 - "Papa" Charlie McCoy (v,bj), Tampa Red or Kansas Joe (g)
Boogie Woogie Dance
1931.01.00 -- Chicago IL - C-7137- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (g)
1931.01.28 -- Chicago IL - VO-107- Vocalion 1619 - Tampa Red (g)
Boogie Woogie Woman
1951.07.28 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 2247 Victor 22/47-4275 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Boot It Boy
1929.04.13 - Chicago IL - C-3314- Vocalion 1274 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p), Bill Johnson? (sb), Herman Brown (wb) Carl Reid (jazz-horn))
Booze Head Woman
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034786-1 Bluebird B8266 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Bottle It Up
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11208-A Vocalion 1726 - "Papa" Charlie McCoy (v,bj), Tampa Red or Kansas Joe (g)
Broke And Hungry Blues
1947.02.27 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 338 RCA Victor 20-2687 - Big Maceo (v), Eddie Boyd (p), Tampa Red (g), Ernest "Big" Crawford (b), Charles Sanders (d)
Broken Hearted Blues
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 351 Victor unissued - Mildred White (v), Pete Franklin (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
Broken Love Blues
1931.01.00 -- Chicago IL - C-7136- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (g)
1931.01.28 -- Chicago IL - VO-106- Vocalion 1572 - Tampa Red (g)
Brown Skin Mama
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96259-1 Bluebird B6157 - Washboard Rhythm Kings (Casey Bill Weldon (v,g), arnett Nelson (cl), Tampa Red? (g,k), Washboard Sam (wb), unknown (sb))
Bumble Bee Blues
1931.01.00 -- Chicago IL - C-7138- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (g)
1931.01.28 -- Chicago IL - VO-108- Vocalion 1619 - Tampa Red (g)
But I Forgive You
1952.04.21 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5424 Victor 20/47-47222. Blues Classics 25, on: The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 (released 1974) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b,v), Odie Payne (d,v)
But They Got It Fixed Right On
1930.04.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5578- Vocalion 1496 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Bye Bye Baby
1941.12.19 -- Chicago IL - 070636-1 Bluebird B9012 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g) Alfred Elkins (imb)

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Call Of the Blues
1928.11.14 -- Chicago IL - C-2566-B Vocalion unissued - Octavia Dick (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
Can't You Read
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064193-1 Bluebird B8772 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g,v)
Casey Brown Blues
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 0353 Victor 22-0012. Nighthawk 101, on: Windy City Blues: The Transition: 1935 to 1953 (released 1976) - Pete Franklin (v,g), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
Caught My Gal Truckin'
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100891-1 Bluebird unissued - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James? (g), unknown (sb))
Cheatin' On Me
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01877-1 Bluebird B6832 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb))
Checkin' Up On You
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030802-1 Bluebird B7976 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Charlie Idsen (t), Bill Owsley (ts), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Settles (sb))
Chicago Breakdown
1945.10.15 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1207 Bluebird 34-0743 - Big Maceo (p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
Chicago Moan Blues
1928.12.05 -- Chicago IL - C-2632-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red "The Guitar Wizard" (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1928.12.11 -- Chicago IL - C-2652-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2778- Vocalion 1244 - Tampa Red "The Guitar Wizard" (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1930.02.07 -- Chicago IL - C-5270- Vocalion 1484 - Tampa Red (g)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Christmas And New Year's Blues
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80928-1 Bluebird B5723 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)
Christmas Man Blues
1928.10.16 -- Chicago IL - C-2449- Vocalion 1224 - Bertha "Chippie" Hill (v), Georgoa Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
Coffee Grindin' Blues
1929.05.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2481- Brunswick 7083 - Lucille Bogan (v), Tampa Red (g), Cow Cow Davenport? (p)
Come And Go To That Land
1929.05.11 -- Chicago IL - C-3477- Vocalion 1283 - Gospel Camp Meeting Singers (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey? (p), Tampa Red (g)
Come On Home
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 351 RCA Victor 20-2173 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Tyrell Dixon (d)
Come On, If You're Coming
1949.03.24 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 461 Victor 22-0035 - Tama Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Come On Mama, Do That Dance
1929.07.09 -- Chicago IL - C-3806- Vocalion 1420 - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Thomas Dorsey (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Bill Johnson (sb) Jasper Taylor (wb))
Corrine Blues
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1202 Victor 20-2432 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p) Chick Sanders (d)
Corrine Corrina
1929.12.23 -- Chicago IL - C-5042- Vocalion 1450 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Corrine Corrina No. 2
1930.04.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5579- Vocalion 1496 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Cotton Seed Blues
1931.02.10 -- Chicago IL - VO-121-A Vocalion 1637 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Country Guy Blues
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11207-A Vocalion 1683 - "Papa" Charlie McCoy (v,bj), Tampa Red or Kansas Joe (g)
County Jail Blues
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064192-1 Bluebird B8798 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Crazy With the Blues
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020804-1 Bluebird B7879 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p). unknown (sb)
Crying Wont Help You
1946.02.19 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1828-1A Victor 20-1988. Blues Classics 25, on: The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 (released 1974) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Alfred Elkins (b)
Cryin' Shame Blues

1930.06.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5863- Vocalion 1623 - Tampa Red (v,g)
Cutting Out On Me
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 352 Victor 22-0015 - Mildred White (v), Pete Franklin (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)

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Daddy Goodbye Blues (Ma Rainey)
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20878-1 Paramount 12963 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Dangerous Woman Blues
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044085- Bluebird B8407 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), unknown (p,sb)
Dark And Stormy Night

1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96252-2 Bluebird B6211 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p), Bill Gaither (sb)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Dawn Of Day Blues
1930.04.08 -- Chicago IL - C-5587- Brunswick 7153 - Mary Johnson (v), Judson Brown (p), Tampa Red (g)
Dead Cats On the Line
1932.02.04 -- NYC - 11210-A Banner 32798 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
Death Bell Blues
1928.10.00? - Chicago IL - 20907-2 Paramount 12755 - Madlyn Davis (v), Georgia Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
Death Cell Blues
1930.04.08 -- Chicago IL - C-5593- Brunswick 7160 - Mary Johnson (v), Judson Brown (p), Tampa Red (g)
Deceitful Friend Blues
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014329-1 Bluebird B7315 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Delta Woman Blues
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014328-1 Bluebird B7364 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Denver Blues
1934.03.23 -- Chicago IL - CP-1046-1 Vocalion 02774 - Tampa Red (g)
Depression Blues
1931.10.24 -- Chicago IL - VO-180-A Vocalion 1656 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Detroit Blues (Tama Red)
1944.12.15 -- Chicago IL - D4AB 337 Bluebird 34-0731. Blues Classics 25, on: The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 (released 1974) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b)
Detroit MI Jump
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 353 RCA Victor 20-2173 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g,sp), Tyrell Dixon (d)
The Dirty Dozen No. 2
1930.06.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5856- Vocalion 1538 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p)
The Doctor's Blues
1930.05.13? - Chicago IL - C-5729-A Vocalion 1508. C-5730- Vocalion unissued - Kansas City Kitty (v), Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Doggin' Me Around Blues
1929.09.23? - Memphis TN - M-194- Vocalion 1438 - Jenny Pope (Jennie Clayton?) (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Don't Blame Shorty For That
1950.11.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 4565 Victor 22/50-0107 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Don't Deal With the Devil
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064184-1 Bluebird B8991 - Tampa Red (v,g), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Don't Dog Your Woman
1935.02.26 -- Chicago IL - 85526-1 Bluebird B5929 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Don't Forget
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044082- Bluebird B8327 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), unknown (p,sb)
Don't Jive Me (Mama)
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074044-1 Bluebird B9009 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Don't Leave Me Here
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11212-A Banner 32799 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Don't Trust Nobody Blues
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-150- Vocalion 1640 - Victoria Spivey (v), Geogia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red? (g)
Don't You Lie To Me
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044978-1 Bluebird B8654 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Doodle It Back
1929.05.18 -- Chicago IL - C-3511- Brunswick 7090 - Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam (Sam Theard) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
Down Behind the Rise
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 0356 Victor 22-0012. Nighthawk 101, on: Windy City Blues: The Transition: 1935 to 1953 (released 1976) - Pete Franklin (v,g), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
Down In Spirit Blues
1931.06.01 -- Chicago IL - VO-164-A Vocalion 1661 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Down the Alley
1928.10.31 -- Chicago IL - C-2505- Vocalion 1254 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxton (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red, Martell Pettiford (g), Herman Brown (k,wb), Carl Reid (jazzhorn,j))
Do You Remember
1949.04.14 -- Chicago IL - BM 3 Specialty 320 - Big Maceo (v), Johnny Jones (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Drinkin' My Blues Away
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96251-1 Bluebird B6211 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p), Bill Gaither (sb)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
The Duck Yas-Yas-Yas
1929.05.13 -- Chicago IL - C-3485- Vocalion 1277 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p)
Dying Mercy Blues
1929.09.04 -- Chicago IL - C-4238.A Vocalion 1491 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey? (v,p)
1931.01.00 -- Chicago IL - C-7135- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (g)
1931.01.28 -- Chicago IL - VO-105- Vocalion 1572 - Tampa Red (g)

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Early In the Morning
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 396 Victor 20-1875 - Sonny Boy Williamson (I) (v,h), Big Maceo (p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
1951.03.20 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 493 Victor 22/50-0107. Camden 740, on: Original Rhythm & Blues Hits By Rhythm & Blues Stars (released 1963) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (v,p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Easy Rider Blues
--> see: I Wonder Where My Easy Rider's Gone?
Evalena (Tampa Red)
1953.12.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 2704 RCA EP 7160, on: Rhythm And Blues, Vol. III (released 1965) - Tampa Red (v,g), Walter Horton (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)

Forget About Me
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053682-1 Bluebird B8780 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
Forgive Me Please
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030804-1 Bluebird B8046 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Settles (sb)
Friendless Blues
1929.07.12 -- Chicago IL - C-3854- Vocalion 1491 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p), unknown (sb)
Friendless Gal Blues
1930.04.08 -- Chicago IL - C-5592- Brunswick 7160 - Mary Johnson (v), Judson Brown (p), Tampa Red (g)

Georgia, Georgia (Blues)
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064182-1 Bluebird B8919 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Georgia Hound Blues

1931.02.06 -- Chicago IL - VO-115-A Vocalion 1654 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p) (overdubbed version 20141-1 (1936.10.30) on ARC 7-01-57 and Conquerer 8861)
Get Your Mind On It
1929.05.18 -- Chicago IL - C-3510- Brunswick 7090 - Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam (Sam Theard) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
Gin Head(ed) Woman
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074043-1 Bluebird B9009 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Give It Up Buddy And Get Goin'
1934.06.14 -- Chicago IL - 80602-1 Bluebird B5572 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)
Give Me Mine Now
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 348-1A Bluebird unissued. RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Tyrell Dixon (d)
Givin' It Away
1929.05.02 -- Chicago IL - C-3421- Vocalion 1409 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Gold Tooth Papa Blues
1928.10.00? - Chicago IL - 20906-1 Paramount 12755 - Madlyn Davis (v), Georgia Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
Goodbye Baby
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g,k)
Good Gordon Gin
1928.10.31 -- Chicago IL - C-2504- Vocalion 1254 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxton (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red, Martell Pettiford (g), Herman Brown (k,wb), Carl Reid (jazzhorn,j))
Good Woman Blues
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96253-1 Bluebird B6241 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p), Bill Gaither (sb)
Got A Mind To Leave This Town
1952.11.17 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5468 Victor 20-5273 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b,v), Odie Payne (d,v)
Got To Leave My Woman
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020139-1 Bluebird B7675 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Green And Lucky Blues
1951.07.28 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 2250 Victor 22/47-4399. Nighthawk 101, on: Windy City Blues: The Transition: 1935 to 1953 (released 1976) - Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Grievin' And Worryin' Blues
1934.06.14 -- Chicago IL - 80601-1 Bluebird B5546 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)
Grieving Blues
1947.09.23 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1043 Victor 20-3160 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Walter Williams (tp), John Gardner (as), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
Grievin' Me Blues
1928.09.06 -- Chicago IL - C-2299- Vocalion unissued - Georgia Tom (v), Tampa Red (g)
1928.09.20 -- Chicago IL - C-2325-B Vocalion unissued - Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
1928.10.16 -- Chicago IL - C-2450- Vocalion 1216 - Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Grouchy Hearted Woman
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020137-1 Bluebird B7642 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb)
Gypsy Lady Blues
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074045-1 Bluebird unissued. RCA 89588, on: Chicago Blues (released 1985) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)

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Happily Married
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020132-1 Bluebird B7591 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis (p), unknown (t,ts,sb))
Happy Jack
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80925-1 Bluebird B5779 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Henry "45" Scott (p)
Hard Road Blues
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053686-1 Bluebird B8780 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
Hard Time Blues
1928.10.16 -- Chicago IL - C-2448- Vocalion 1264 - Bertha "Chippie" Hill (v), Georgoa Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
Harlem Swing
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014325-1 Bluebird B7225 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,d))
Have You Ever Been Worried in Mind Part 1
1930.07.29? - Chicago IL - C-5952- Vocalion 1592 - Sweet Papa Tadpole (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
Have You Ever Been Worried in Mind Part 2

1930.07.29? - Chicago IL - C-5953- Vocalion 1592 - Sweet Papa Tadpole (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
Hear Me Beefin' At You
1929.07.18 -- Chicago IL - C-3897- Brunswick 7102 - Memphis Mose (Georgia Tom) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Heck Of A How-Do-You-Do
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020134-1 Bluebird B7538 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis (p), unknown (t,ts,sb))
Hellish Old Feeling
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030806-1 Bluebird B8086 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Settles (sb)
He Wants Too Much
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-148- Vocalion 1606 - Victoria Spivey (v), Geogia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red? (g)
Hold To His Land
1929.05.11 -- Chicago IL - C-3478- Vocalion 1283 - Gospel Camp Meeting Singers (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey? (p), Tampa Red (g)
Home Sick Blues
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 350 Victor unissued - Mildred White (v), Pete Franklin (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
Hot Dog Man
1929.06.29 -- Chicago IL - C-3755- Brunswick 7094 - Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam (Sam Theard) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
House Rent Scuffle
1929.06.27 -- Chicago IL - C-3749- Vocalion 1410 - Lil Johnson (v), Charles Avery (p), Tampa Red (g)
How Long
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
How Long How Long Blues
1928.11.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2537-A Vocalion 1228 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxton (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red, Martell Pettiford (g), Herman Brown (k,wb), Carl Reid (jazzhorn,j))
1929.01.16 -- Chicago IL - C-2807- Vocalion 1258 - Tampa Red (g)

I Ain't Fur It
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074636-1 Bluebird 34-0711 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
I Ain't Gonna Do It
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100938-1 Bluebird B6543 - Chicago Five (Bob Robinson (v), Arnett Nelson (cl), Tampa Red? (g), unknown (p,g,v))
I Ain't No Ice Man
1929.06.29 -- Chicago IL - C-3754- Brunswick 7094 - Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam (Sam Theard) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
I Can't Get Along With You
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 347 Bluebird 34-0748 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Tyrell Dixon (d)
I.C. Moan Blues
1930.06.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5857- Vocalion 1538 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p)
(I Could Learn To Love You) So Good
1935.07.27 -- Chicago IL - 91406-1 Bluebird B6037 - Tampa Red (v,g), Myrtle Jenkins (p), unknown (sb)
I Do
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020802-1 Bluebird B7743 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,sb)
I Don't Care No More
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044086- Bluebird B8454 - Tampa Red (v,g), unknown (p,sb)
If I Don't Find Another True Love
1953.12.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 2702 Victor unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Walter Horton (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
I Don't Know How To Cry
1947.09.18 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1034-1 Victor 20-2767 - Arbee Stidham (v), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
If I Had Known
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034787-1 Bluebird B8266 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
If I Let You Get Away With It (You'll Do It All the Time)
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80382-1 Bluebird B5515 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob (p)
If It Ain't That Gal Of Mine
1935.02.26 -- Chicago IL - 85524-1 Bluebird B5981 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob? (p), Mississippi Sarah? (j)
If It Wasn't For You
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01874-1 Bluebird B6787 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb))
I Found Out For Myself
1947.09.18 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1033-1 Victor 20-2572 - Arbee Stidham (v), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
If She Don't Come Back (Tampa Red)
1953.09.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 0271-1 Victor 20-5594. RCA EP 7160, on: Rhythm And Blues, Vol. III (released 1965) - Tampa Red (v,g), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
If You Ever Change Your Ways
1947.02.27 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 339 RCA Victor 20-2910 - Big Maceo (v), Eddie Boyd (p), Tampa Red (g), Ernest "Big" Crawford (b), Charles Sanders (d)
I Give My Love To You
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07610-1 Bluebird B7058 - Tamoa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (cl,sb)
I Got A Big Surprise For You
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044080- Bluebird B8368 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), unknown (p,sb)
I Got A Right To Be Blue
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064183-1 Bluebird B8991 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
I Got My Habits On
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074635-1 Bluebird unissued - Tampa Red (v,eg,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
I Got the Blues
1941.12.19 -- Chicago IL - 070634-1 Bluebird B8939 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g) Alfred Elkins (imb)
I Hate Myself
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100894-1 Bluebird B6620 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James? (g), unknown (sb))
I Know My Baby Loves Me
1947.09.23 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1040 Victor 20-3008 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Walter Williams (tp), John Gardner (as), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
I'll Be Up Some Day
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1200 Victor 20-2147 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p) Chick Sanders (d)
I'll Dig You Sooner Or Later
1947.10.31 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1116 Victor 20-3160 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Ransom Knowing (b), Judge Riley (d)
I'll Find My Way
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80382-1 Bluebird B5515 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
1949.07.21 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 1150 Victor 22-0057 - Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
I'll Get A Break Some Day
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80930-1 Bluebird B5744 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)
I'll Kill Your Soul (And Dare Your Spirit To Move)
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80383-1 Bluebird B5450 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob (p)
I'll Never Let You Go
1952.11.17 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5466 Victor 20-5273 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
I'll Try To Forget
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044081- Bluebird B8353 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), unknown (p,sb)
I Lost My Little Woman
1947.02.27 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 341 RCA Victor 20-2353 - Big Maceo (v), Eddie Boyd (p), Tampa Red (g), Ernest "Big" Crawford (b), Charles Sanders (d)
I'm A Gamblin' Man
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100939-1 Bluebird B6543 - Chicago Five (Bob Robinson (v), Arnett Nelson (cl), Tampa Red? (g), unknown (p,g,v))
I'm A Stranger Here
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g,k)
I'm Betting On You
1935.07.27 -- Chicago IL - 91403-1 Bluebird B8407 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Myrtle Jenkins (p), unknown (sb)
I'm Gonna Get High
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014327-1 Bluebird B7236 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,d))
I'm Gonna Put You Down
1952.04.21 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5421 Victor 20/47-4722 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
I'm Gonna Tell You In Front So You Won't Feel Hurt Behind
1929.04.10 -- Chicago IL - C-3277- Vocalion 1408 - Cow Cow Davenport (p,v), Sam Theard (falsetto v), Tampa Red (g)
I Miss My Lovin' Blues
1950.11.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 4566 Victor 22/50-0122 - Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
I'm Just Crazy 'Bout You
1934.06.14 -- Chicago IL - 80599-1 Bluebird B5673 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Henry "45" Scott (p), Carl Martin? (g), unknown (sp)
I'm So Disappointed In You
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80926-1 Bluebird B5779 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Henry "45" Scott (p)
I'm so Worried
1945.02.26 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 317 RCA Victor 20-2505 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Melvin Draper (d)
I Need You By My Side
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100895-1 Bluebird B6681 - Tampa Red (v,p), Arnett Nelson (cl), Willie B. James (g)
In Love With You
1947.09.18 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1032-1 Victor 20-2767 - Arbee Stidham (v), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
I Oughta Bite You
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1201 Victor 20-2147 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p) Chick Sanders (d)
I See You Can't Take It
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07611-1 Bluebird B6990 - Tamoa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (cl,sb)
I Should Have Loved Her More
1953.01.29 -- Chicago IL - U2353-5 Sabre 100. Delta Swing 379, on: After Midnight: Chicago Blues 1952-1957 (released 1977) - Jimmy Eager (Tampa Red) (v), Horace Palm? (p), L.C. McKinley or Lefty Bates (g), Al Smith? (b), Al Duncan? (d)
I Still Got California On My Mind
1934.06.14 -- Chicago IL - 80600-1 Bluebird B5673 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Henry "45" Scott (p)
It Hurts Me Too
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044980- Bluebird B8635 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
It's A Brand New Boogey
1949.03.24 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 460 Victor 22-0043 - Tama Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
It's All Over Now
1947.02.27 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 340 RCA Victor 20-2505 - Big Maceo (v), Eddie Boyd (p), Tampa Red (g), Ernest "Big" Crawford (b), Charles Sanders (d)
It's All Up To You
1941.12.19 -- Chicago IL - 070635-1 Bluebird B8973 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g) Alfred Elkins (imb)
It's A Low Down Shame
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064186-1 Bluebird B8919 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
It's A Pretty Little Thing
1930.12.17? -- Chicago IL - C-6853- Vocalion 1571 Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
It's Good Like That
1950.03.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 3395 Victor 22/50-0094 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
It's Hard To Believe It's True
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07607-1 Bluebird B7058 - Tamoa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (cl,sb)
It's Heated
1929.06.11 -- Chicago IL - C-3585- Vocalion 1539 - Frankie "Half Pint" Jaxon (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey? (p), Tampa Red (g)
It's My Time Blues
1931.01.16? - Chicago IL - C-7214- Vocalion 1577 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
It's Red Hot
1928.10.00? - Chicago IL - 20908-1,-2 Paramount 12703 - Red Hot Shakin' Davis (Madlyn Davis) (v), Georgia Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
It's So Nice
1929.05.09 -- Chicago IL - C-3459- Vocalion 1294 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
It's Tight Like That
1928.09.19 -- Chicago IL - C-2326-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
1928.10.08 -- Chicago IL - C-2415-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
1928.10.24 -- Chicago IL - C-2476- Vocalion 1216 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
1928.11.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2536- Vocalion 1228 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxton (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red, Martell Pettiford (g), Herman Brown (k,wb), Carl Reid (jazzhorn,j))
1928.12.11 -- Chicago IL - 402204-A OKeh 8651 - Papa Too Sweet (v), Harry Jones (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)

1929.01.16 -- Chicago IL - C-2808- Vocalion 1258 - Tampa Red (g)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g,k)
It's Tight Like That No 2
1928.12.06 -- Chicago IL - C-2638- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p,v)
1929.01.14 -- Chicago IL - C-2790- Vocalion 1244 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p,v)
It's Too Late Now
1949.07.21 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 1149 Victor 22-0071 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Sugarman Penigar (ts), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
I Want To Swing
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053681-1 Bluebird B8715 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
It's Tight Like That No 3
1928.12.05 -- Chicago IL - C-2635-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.12 -- Chicago IL - C-2783- Vocalion 1418 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p,v)
I Wonder What's the Matter
1936.04.01 -- Chicago IL - 100302-1 Bluebird B6388 - Tampa Red (v,g), Chicago Five (Black Bob? (p), unknown (g,sb))
I Wonder Where My Easy Rider's Gone?
1929.07.09 -- Chicago IL - C-3805-A Vocalion 1420 - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Thomas Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g), Bill Johnson (sb) Jasper Taylor (wb))
I Won't Let Her Do It
1951.07.28 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 2249 Victor 22/47-4275 - Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (v,p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)

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Jack "The Ripper" Blues
1931.01.16? - Chicago IL - C-7213- Vocalion 1577 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Jealous Hearted Mama Blues
1930.12.00? - Chicago IL - C-6859- Vocalion 1956 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Jelly Whippin' Blues
1928.12.06 -- Chicago IL - C-2637-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2780-A Vocalion 1251 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Jim Jackson's Jamboree Part I,II
1929.10.14 -- Memphis TN - M-203-06 Vocalion 1428 - Jim Jackson (v), Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p,sp), Speckled Red (v,p)
Jinx Doctor Blues
1930.12.00? - Chicago IL - C-6858-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1931.01.28 -- Chicago IL - VO-104- Vocalion 1596 - Tampa Red (g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
The Jitter Jump
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053680-1 Bluebird B8744 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
Jive Man Blues
1929.06.11 -- Chicago IL - C-3585- Vocalion 1539 - Frankie "Half Pint" Jaxon (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey? (p), Tampa Red (g), unknown (perc)
Jones Law Blues
1929.08.16 -- Chicago IL - C-4108- Brunswick 7106 - Shorty George (James "Stump" Johnson) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Juicy Lemon Blues
1928.12.11 -- Chicago IL - C-2653-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2777- Vocalion 1268 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Just Tell Me Baby
1949.04.14 -- Chicago IL - BM 2 Specialty 346 - Big Maceo (v), Johnny Jones (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Just You And I Alone
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030801-1 Bluebird B8011 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Charlie Idsen (t), Bill Owsley (ts), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Sttles (sb))

Kansas City Blues
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Keep Jumping
1947.10.31 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1115 Victor 22-0009 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Ransom Knowing (b), Judge Riley (d)
Keep On Dealin' (Play Your Hand)

1935.07.27 -- Chicago IL - 91405-1 Bluebird B6059 - Tampa Red (v,g), Myrtle Jenkins (p)
Keep Your Yes Ma'am Clean
1930.07.29? - Chicago IL - C-5955-A Vocalion 1687 - Sweet Papa Tadpole (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
Kid Man Blues
1945.02.26 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 316 Bluebird 34-0735 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Melvin Draper (d)
Kind Hearted Women
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 349 Victor 22-0015 - Mildred White (v), Pete Franklin (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
Kingfish Blues
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80385-1 Bluebird B5385 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
Kunjine Baby (Dorsey)
1929.12.23 -- Chicago IL - C-5043- Vocalion 1450 - The Black Hill Billies (Frankie Jaxon (v), Tampa Red (g), Georgia Tom (p)

Leaving This Morning (Davis, Ma Rainey)
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20897-1 Paramount 12902 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Let Me Play With Your Poodle
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074048-1 Bluebird 34-0700 - Tampa Red (v,g), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Let's Get Drunk And Truck
1936.04.01 -- Chicago IL - 100300-1 Bluebird B6353 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob? (p), unknown (g,sb))
Let's Try It Again
1946.02.19 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1826 Victor 20-2597 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Alfred Elkins (b)
A Lie In My Heart
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020133-1 Bluebird B7591 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis (p), unknown (t,ts,sb))
Lonesome Man Blues
1928.09.06 -- Chicago IL - C-2301- Vocalion unissued - Georgia Tom (v), Tampa Red (g)
1928.09.20 -- Chicago IL - C-2324- Vocalion 1246 - Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Long Ago Blues
1928.09.06 -- Chicago IL - C-2300- Vocalion unissued - Georgia Tom (v), Tampa Red (g)
1928.09.20 -- Chicago IL - C-2323-B Vocalion unissued - Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
1928.11.01 -- Chicago IL - C-2508- Vocalion 1246 - Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (v,g)
Look A There, Look A There
1952.04.21 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5422 Victor 20/47-4898 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (,vb), Odie Payne (d,v)
Louise Blues
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g)
Love Her With A Feeling
1950.03.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 3396 Victor 22/50-0084. RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,sp), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Love With A Feeling
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020805-1 Bluebird B7822 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p). unknown (sb)
Low Down Man Blues
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-149- Vocalion 1640 - Victoria Spivey (v), Geogia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red? (g)
Lula Mae
1944.12.15 -- Chicago IL - D4AB 339 Bluebird 34-0724 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b)

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Maceo's 32-20
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 350 RCA Victor 20-2028. RBF 9, on: The Country Blues: Volume Two (released 1964) - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Tyrell Dixon (d)
Mama Don't Allow No Easy Riders Here

1929.07.23 -- Chicago IL - C-3939-A Vocalion 1430 - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g), Jasper Taylor(wb) unknown (k,j))
1929.09.04 -- Chicago IL - C-4184- Vocalion 1429 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Mama Don't Leave Me Here
1931.10.24 -- Chicago IL - VO-181-A Vocalion 1671 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Mary Lou Blues
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074637-1 Bluebird unissued - Tampa Red (v,eg,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
Maybe It's Someone Else You Love
1936.04.01 -- Chicago IL - 100301-2 Bluebird B6353 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob? (p), unknown (g,sb))
Maybe Some Day
1946.02.19 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1827 Victor 20-1988 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Alfred Elkins (b)
Mean And Evil Woman
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074047-1 Bluebird B9024 - Tampa Red (v,g), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
Mean Mistreater Blues
1934.06.14 -- Chicago IL - 80604-1 Bluebird B5546 - Tampa Red (v,g), unknown (j)
Mean Old Tom Cat Blues
1935.02.26 -- Chicago IL - 85525- Bluebird B5878. alt tk on: Document 5206, Tampa Red Vol 6 1934-1935 (released 1997) - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p)
Mercy Mama (Blues)
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 346-1 Bluebird 34-0740. RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Tyrell Dixon (d)
Mess, Katie, Mess
1929.04.12 -- Chicago IL - C-3289-B Vocalion 1281 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p), Bill Johnson? (sb), Herman Brown (wb) Carl Reid (jazz-horn))
Midnight Boogie
1950.11.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 4564 Victor 22/50-0112 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Minnie Minnie Bumble Bee
1932.02.04 -- NYC - 11232-A Vocalion 1682 - Memphis Minnie (v,g), Joe McCoy (v,g), Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
Moanin' Heart Blues
1930.02.07 -- Chicago IL - C-5270- Vocalion 1484 - Tampa Red (g)
The Most Of Us Do
1938.03.14 -- Aurora IL - 020130-1 Bluebird B7499 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis (p), unknown (t,ts,sb))
Mr. Charley
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 0354 Victor unissued - Pete Franklin (v,g), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
Mr. Rhythm Man
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030800-1 Bluebird B8011 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Charlie Idsen (t), Bill Owsley (ts), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Sttles (sb))
Mrs. Baker's Blues
1929.11.19 -- Chicago IL - C-4722 1/2-C Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
1928.12.17 -- Chicago IL - C-5032- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1928.12.17 -- Chicago IL - C-5033-A Vocalion 1469 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
My Babe Blues
1929.08.16 -- Chicago IL - C-4109- Brunswick 7106 - Shorty George (James "Stump" Johnson) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
My Baby Said Yes
1935.07.27 -- Chicago IL - 91402-1 Bluebird B6037 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Myrtle Jenkins (p), unknown (sb)
My Daddy Rocks Me (With One Steady Roll)
1929.04.13 -- Chicago IL - C-3315- Vocalion 1274 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p), Bill Johnson? (sb), Herman Brown (wb) Carl Reid (jazz-horn))
My First Love Blues
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074042-1 Bluebird 34-0700 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d) (on Jazz Society AA556 as Texas Blue Serenaders)
My Gal Is Gone
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07612-1 Bluebird B7010 - Tamoa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
My Heart Belongs To You (Arbee Stidham)
1947.09.18 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1035-1 Victor 20-2572 - Arbee Stidham (v), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
My Last Go Round
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074640-1 Bluebird unissued. RCA Bluebird 5506, on: Big Maceo: Chicago Breakdown (released 1975) - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Clifford Jones (d)
My Own Troubles
1945.02.26 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 319 RCA Victor 20-2353 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Melvin Draper (d)
My Two Women
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044083- Bluebird B8368 - Tampa Red (v,g), unknown (p,sb)
My Za Zu Girl
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01879-1 Bluebird B6787 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb))

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Naptown Blues
1949.01.26 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 0355 Victor unissued - Pete Franklin (v,g), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b)
New Bad Luck Blues
1946.09.16 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1948 Victor 20-2432 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (cl,as), Blind John Davis (p), Big Crawford (b), Jump Jackson (d)
New Deal Blues
1950.03.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 3397 Victor 22/50-0094 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,sp), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
New Strangers Blues

1931.02.06 -- Chicago IL - VO-114-A Vocalion 1654 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p) (overdubbed version 20120-1 (1936.10.22) on ARC 7-01-57 and Conquerer 8861)
New Way Blues
1928.10.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2418- Brunswick 7051 - Lucille Bogan (v), Tampa Red (g), Cow Cow Davenport? (p)
No Baby No
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064188-1 Bluebird B8890 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Nobody Knows How Bad I Feel
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034791-1 Bluebird B8238 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Nobody's Sweetheart Now
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80387-1 Bluebird B5454 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob (p)
No Good Woman Blues
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034790-1 Bluebird B8238 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
No Matter How She Done It
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11210-A Vocalion 1699 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
Noonday Hour Blues
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053687-1 Bluebird B8821 - Tampa Red (v,eg)
Now, That You've Gone
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020800-1 Bluebird B7793 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,sb)
Nutty and Buggy Blues
1936.04.03 -- Chicago IL - 100331-1 Bluebird B6425 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)

Ocean Blues
1928.11.12 -- Chicago IL - C-2564-B Vocalion unissued - Octavia Dick (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Oh Babe, Oh Baby
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014326-1 Bluebird B7269 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,d))
Oh Yes, My Darling
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030803-1 Bluebird B7976 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Charlie Idsen (t), Bill Owsley (ts), Blind John Davis (p), Bill Sttles (sb))
One Sunday Morning
1949.04.14 -- Chicago IL - BM 1 Specialty 346. Specialty 7028, on: Shouting the Blues (released 1992) - Big Maceo (v), Johnny Jones (p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Outside Woman Blues
1935.07.27 -- Chicago IL - 91407-1 Bluebird unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Myrtle Jenkins (p), unknown (sb)

Panama Blues (J. Montgomery)
1928.12.14 -- Chicago IL - 48756-1 Victor unissued. Collector's Item 019, on: Chicago Southside (released c1980) - State Street Stompers (Junie Cobb (ts), Alex Hill (p), Tampa Red (g), Jimmie Bertrand (sw,d), Thomas A. Dorsey (sp))
Pat That Bread
1929.05.25 -- Chicago IL - C-3540- Vocalion 1286 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Pay Roll Blues
1928.10.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2419- Brunswick 7051 - Lucille Bogan (v), Tampa Red (g), Cow Cow Davenport? (p)
Pig Meat Papa
1929.07.18 -- Chicago IL - C-3896- Brunswick 7102 - Memphis Mose (Georgia Tom) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Play Proof Woman
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1203-1A Victor 20-2249. RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p) Chick Sanders (d)
Please Be Careful
1946.02.19 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1829 Victor 20-2249 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo (p), Alfred Elkins (b)
Please Come On Down To My House
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96258-1 Bluebird B6186 - Washboard Rhythm Kings (Casey Bill Weldon (v,g), arnett Nelson (cl), Tampa Red? (g), Washboard Sam (wb), unknown (sb))
Please Don't Throw Me Down
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034782-1 Bluebird B8179 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Please Mister Blues
1931.10.24 -- Chicago IL - VO-184-A Vocalion 1671 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Please Mr. Doctor
1953.01.29 -- Chicago IL - U2352-1 Sabre 100. Delta Swing 379, on: After Midnight: Chicago Blues 1952-1957 (released 1977) - Jimmy Eager (Tampa Red) (v), Horace Palm? (p), L.C. McKinley or Lefty Bates (g), Al Smith? (b), Al Duncan? (d)
Please Try To See It My Way
1949.03.24 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 462 Victor 22-0071 - Tama Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Poor Kelly Blues
1941.12.19 -- Chicago IL - 070638-1 Bluebird B9012 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g) Alfred Elkins (imb)
Poor Little Fellow Blues
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053688-1 Bluebird B8821 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
Poor Old Bachelor Blues
1930.12.17? - Chicago IL - C-6855- Vocalion 1571 Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Poor Old Gal Blues
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034789-1 Bluebird B8205 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Poor Stranger Blues
1946.09.16 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1947 Victor 20-3309 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (cl,as), Blind John Davis (p), Big Crawford (b), Jump Jackson (d)
Pot Hound Blues
1929.05.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2482-A Brunswick 7083 - Lucille Bogan (v), Tampa Red (g), Cow Cow Davenport? (p)
Pretty Baby Blues
1951.03.20 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 492 Victor 22/50-0136 - Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Prison Bound Blues
1929.06.22 -- Chicago IL - C-3685- Vocalion 1404 - Tampa Red (g)
Prison Moan
1930.03.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5564-Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g)
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
1949.07.21 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 1147 Victor 22-0043 - Tampa Red (v,g), Sugarman Penigar (ts), Johnny Jones (p,h?), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)

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Rambler's Blues (Tampa Red)
1953.12.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 2703-2 RCA EP 7160, on: Rhythm And Blues, Vol. III (released 1965). RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tampa Red (v,g), Walter Horton (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Ramblin' Mind Blues

1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064191-1 Bluebird B8798 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Ready For Rhythm
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044079- Bluebird B8353 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), unknown (p,sb)
Real Kind Daddy Blues

1929.07.12 -- Chicago IL - C-3855- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p), unknown (sb)
1929.07.12 -- Chicago IL - C-3861- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p)
Reckless Man Blues
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11211-A Banner 32798 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Right Or Wrong
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01875-1 Bluebird B6832 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb))
Roaming And Rambling
1947.10.31 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1117 Victor 20-3008 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Ransom Knowing (b), Judge Riley (d)
Rock It In Rhythm
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020801-1 Bluebird B7743 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,sb)
Rolling Mill Stomp (Thomas Andrew Dorsey)
1928.12.14 -- Chicago IL - 48755-1 Victor unissued. Library of Congress LBC 5, on: Folk music in America, vol. 5. Dance music : Ragtime, jazz & more (released 1976) - State Street Stompers (Junie Cobb (v,ss,ts), Alex Hill (p), Tampa Red (g), Jimmie Bertrand (sw,d))
1928.12.14 -- Chicago IL - 48755-2 Victor unissued. Collector's Item 019, on: Chicago Southside (released c1980) - State Street Stompers (Junie Cobb (v,ts), Alex Hill (p), Tampa Red (g), Jimmie Bertrand (sw,d))
Rooster Crowlin' Blues
1928.09.19 -- Chicago IL - C-2327-B Vocalion unissued - Hound Head Henry (v), Cow Cow Davenport (p), Tampa Red? (g)
Rowdy Woman Blues
1935.07.27 -- Chicago IL - 91404-1 Bluebird B6126 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Myrtle Jenkins (p), unknown (sb)
Runaway Blues
(Ma Rainey)
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20883-3 Paramount 12902 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)

Sad Letter Blues
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034785-1 Bluebird B8291 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Sad News Blues

1931.10.24 -- Chicago IL - VO-179-A Vocalion 1656 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
The Sailor Song (The Boy In the Boat)
1929.11.27 -- Chicago IL - C-4754-B Brunswick unissued - Memphis Mose (Georgia Tom) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Saturday Night Scrontch
1929.07.23 -- Chicago IL - C-3940-A Vocalion 1430 - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g), Jasper Taylor (wb) unknown (k,j))
Selling That Stuff
1928.12.00? - Chicago IL - 21035-2,-3 Paramount 12714 - The Hokum Boys (Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p,v))
1929.02.00? - Chicago IL - 21156-1 Paramount 12778 - The Hokum Boys (Tampa Red (g), Georgia Tom (p))
Seminole Blues
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014333-1 Bluebird B7315 - Tampa Red (v,g), Willie B. James (g)
Shake It All Up A Little
1935.02.26 -- Chicago IL - 85528-2 Bluebird B5878 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p)
She Can Love So Good
1930.08.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5999-A Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g), Carl Reid (j))
1930.09.09? - Chicago IL - C-6079-A Vocalion 1540 - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g), Carl Reid (jazzhorn,j))
She Can't Make Up Her Mind
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074046-1 Bluebird unissued - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
She Don't Know My Mind
1936.04.01 -- Chicago IL - 100303-1 Bluebird B6388 - Tampa Red (v,g), Chicago Five (Black Bob? (p), unknown (sb))
She Don't Know My Mind Part 2
1936.04.01 -- Chicago IL - 100304-1 Bluebird B6498 - Tampa Red (v,g), Chicago Five (Black Bob? (p), unknown (sb))
She Got the Best In Town
1938.12.16 -- Aurora IL - 030807-1 Bluebird B8086 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p,v), Bill Settles (sb)
She Loves Just Right
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053684-1 Bluebird B8715 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
She's A Cool Operator
1951.07.28 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 2248 Victor 22/47-4399 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b,v), Odie Payne (d,v)
She Said It
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07606-1 Bluebird B6990 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (cl,sb)
She's A Solid Killer Diller
1946.09.16 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1946 Victor 20-2597 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (cl,as), Blind John Davis (p), Big Crawford (b), Jump Jackson (d)
She's Dynamite
1951.03.20 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 491 Victor 22/50-0123 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b,v), Odie Payne (d,v)
She's Givin' It Away
1929.04.18 -- Chicago IL - C-3311- Brunswick 7075 - Sam Theard (Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
She Skuffles That Ruff
1929.05.01 -- Chicago IL - C-3420- Brunswick 7073 - Sam Theard (Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
She's Love Crazy
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064185-1 Bluebird B8962 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
She Want To Sell My Monkey
1942.02.06 -- Chicago Il - 074049-1 Bluebird B9024 - Tampa Red (v,g), Big Maceo Merriweather (p,sp) Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
Sho' is Hot
1929.04.12 -- Chicago IL - C-3290-B Vocalion 1281 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p), Bill Johnson? (sb), Herman Brown (wb) Carl Reid (jazz-horn))
Since Baby's Been Gone
1951.03.20 -- Chicago IL - E1VB 490 Victor 22/50-0136 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b,v), Odie Payne (d,v)
Since You Been Gone
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074641-1 Bluebird 34-0703 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Clifford Jones (d)
Singing And Crying Blues
1935.02.26 -- Chicago IL - 85527-1 Bluebird B5929 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p)
Sleep Talkin' Blues (Randall, Ma Rainey)
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20879-2 Paramount 12760. 20879-1 on: Yazoo 1071, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (released 1975) - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
So Crazy About You Baby (Tampa Red)
1953.09.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 0269-1 Victor 20-5523. RCA EP 7160, on: Rhythm And Blues, Vol. III (released 1965). RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tampa Red (v,g), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Johnny Jones (v,p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
So Far, So Good
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064189-1 Bluebird B8962 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
So Long Baby
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064194-1 Bluebird B8772 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Ransom Knowling (sb)
Somebody's Been Using That Thing
1934.06.14 -- Chicago IL - 80603- Bluebird B5572. alt. tk. on: Document 5206, Tampa Red Vol 6 1934-1935 (released 1997) - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p), unknown (v)
Some Cold Rainy Day
1928.10.13 -- Chicago IL - C-2433- Vocalion 1264 - Bertha "Chippie" Hill (v), Georgia Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
Someday I'm Bound To Win
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01880-1 Bluebird B6825 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Some Sweet Day
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074638-1 Bluebird unissued. RCA Bluebird 5506, on: Big Maceo: Chicago Breakdown (released 1975) - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Clifford Jones (d)
So Much Trouble
1953.09.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 0270-1 Victor 20-5523. Blues Classics 25, on: The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 (released 1974) - Tampa Red (v,g), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Station Time Blues
1930.01.28? - Chicago IL - C-5175-A Vocalion 1456 - Tampa Red (v,g)
Stockyard Fire
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80932-1 Bluebird B5812 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)
Stop Breaking Down
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 398 Victor 20-3047. BC 20, on: Blues Classics By Sonny Boy Williamson Volume 2 (released 1969) - Sonny Boy Williamson (I) (v,h), Big Maceo (p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
Stop And Listen Blues
1931.06.01 -- Chicago IL - VO-163-A Vocalion 1661 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Stop Truckin' And Suzi-Q
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01876-1 Bluebird B6755 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb))
Stormy Sea Blues
1936.04.03 -- Chicago IL - 100330-1 Bluebird B6425 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Strange Woman Blues
1928.12.06 -- Chicago IL - C-2636-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red "The Guitar Wizard" (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2779- Vocalion 1418 - Tampa Red "The Guitar Wizard" (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Street Walkin' Blues
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96260-1 Bluebird B6186 - Washboard Rhythm Kings (Casey Bill Weldon (v,g), Arnett Nelson (cl), Tampa Red? (g), Washboard Sam (wb), unknown (sb))
Strewin' Your Mess
1929.09.04 -- Chicago IL - C-4185- Vocalion 1429 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Sugar Baby
1947.10.31 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1114 Victor 20-3309 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (as), Bill Casimir (ts), Bob Call (p), Ransom Knowing (b), Judge Riley (d)
Sugar Mama Blues No. 1
1934.03.23 -- Chicago IL - CP-1043-1 Vocalion 02720 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
Sugar Mama No. 2
1934.03.23 -- Chicago IL - CP-1044-1 Vocalion 02753 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
Sure Enough I Do
1944.12.15 -- Chicago IL - D4AB 338 Bluebird 34-0731 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b)
Sweetest Gal In Town
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020803-1 Bluebird B7793 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,sb)
Sweet Little Angel
1950.11.07 -- Chicago IL - E0VB 4567 Victor 22/50-0107. Blues Classics 25, on: The Guitar Wizard: 1935-1953 (released 1974)- Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Sweet Mellow Woman Blues
1939.11.08 -- Chicago IL - 044084- Bluebird B8327 - Tampa Red (v,g), unknown (p,sb)
Sweet Rough Man (Randall, Ma Rainey)
1928.09.00? - Chicago IL - 20882-2 Paramount 12926 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Sweet Woman
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80929-1 Bluebird B5812 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)

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Taking It And Make My Get Away
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01881-1 Bluebird B7115 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Texas Blues
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064195-1 Bluebird B8827 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Texas Stomp
1945.07.05 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 352 RCA Victor 20-2028 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g,sp), Tyrell Dixon (d)
That Don't Matter Now
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020136-1 Bluebird B7642 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb)
That'll Get It
1929.04.10 -- Chicago IL - C-3276- Vocalion 1408 - Cow Cow Davenport (p,v), Sam Theard (falsetto v), Tampa Red (g)
That May Get It Now
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020135-1 Bluebird B7499 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis (p), unknown (t,ts,sb))
That's Her Own Business
1949.07.21 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 1148 Victor 22-0057 - Tampa Red (v,g), Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
That's the Way I Do
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100893-1 Bluebird B6578 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James? (g), unknown (sb))
That Stuff Is Here
1934.03.23 -- Chicago IL - CP-1042-1 Vocalion 02720 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
That Stuff You Sell
1930.01.28? -- Chicago IL - C-5174-A Vocalion 1456 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
They Call It Boogie Woogie
1931.01.07 -- Chicago IL - C-6895- Vocalion 1628 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
Things 'Bout Coming My Way
1931.02.10 -- Chicago IL - VO-120-A Vocalion 1637 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1934.03.23 -- Chicago IL - CP-1046-1 Vocalion 02774 - Tampa Red (g)
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g,k)
Things 'Bout Coming My Way No. 2
1932.02.04 -- NYC - 11227-A Vocalion 1699 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Things Have Changed
1945.02.26 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 318 Bluebird 34-0735 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Melvin Draper (d)
This Ain't No Place For Me
1940.11.27 -- Chicago IL - 053685-1 Bluebird B8744 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k)
Three Months Ago Blues
1930.04.08 -- Chicago IL - C-5586- Brunswick 7153 - Mary Johnson (v), Judson Brown (p), Tampa Red (g)
Through Train Blues
1928.05.00? - Chicago IL - 20544-2 Paramount 12685 - Tampa Red (v,g), unknown (bb)
Times Ain't What They Used To Be
1932.02.03 -- NYC - 11209-A Vocalion 1712 - "Papa" Charlie McCoy (v,bj), Tampa Red or Kansas Joe (g)
Tired Of Your Reckless Ways
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044979- Bluebird B8635 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
Tomorrow Blues
1929.11.19 -- Chicago IL - C-4724-B Brunswick 7134 - Memphis Mose (Georgia Tom) (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Too Black Bad
1928.10.00? - Chicago IL - 20909-1,-2 Paramount 12703 - Red Hot Shakin' Davis (Madlyn Davis) (v), Georgia Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
Toogaloo Blues
1931.01.08 -- Chicago IL - C-6896- Vocalion 1628 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
Too Late Too Long
1952.11.17 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5465 Victor 20/47-5134 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b,v), Odie Payne (d,v)
Tough Luck Blues (Ma Rainey)
1928.00.00? - Chicago IL - 20880-2 Paramount 12735 - Ma Rainey (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)
Train Time Blues (Hudson Whittaker)
1928.12.11 -- Chicago IL - C-2651-B Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.12 -- Chicago IL - C-2782- Vocalion 1251 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.14 -- Chicago IL - C-2791- Vocalion unissued. TC-2792-A Vocalion 1251 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Travel On
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014332-1 Bluebird B7276 - Tampa Red (v,g), Willie B. James (g)
True Love
1952.04.21 -- Chicago IL - E2VB 5423 Victor 20/47-4898 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Bill Casimir (ts) Johnny Jones (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
Tuff Luck Blues
1941.12.19 -- Chicago IL - 070633-1 Bluebird B8973 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g) Alfred Elkins (imb)
Turpentine Blues
1932.05.07 -- Chicago IL - C-8619-A Vocalion 1700 - Tampa Red (v,g)

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Uncle Bud (Dog-Bone Him)
1928.12.11 -- Chicago IL - C-2650-A,-B,-C Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
1929.01.12 -- Chicago IL - C-2784- Vocalion 1268 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p,v)
Unhappy Blues
1930.12.17? - Chicago IL - C-6856-A Vocalion 1608 Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (sp,p)

Voice Of the Blues
1929.05.09 -- Chicago IL - C-3460- Vocalion 1294 - Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)

Waiting Blues
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96255-1 Bluebird B6241 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p), Bill Gaither (sb)
The Way To Get the Low-Down
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044983-1 Bluebird B8475 - Tampa Red (v,g,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
Weary Money Blues
1928.10.13 -- Chicago IL - C-2434- Vocalion 1224 - Bertha "Chippie" Hill (v), Georgoa Tom (p), Tampa Red (g)
We Don't Get Along No More
1953.09.01 -- Chicago IL - E3VB 0268 Victor unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Johnny Jones (p), Willie Lacey (g), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
We Gonna Get High Together
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020131-1 Bluebird B7538 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis (p), unknown (t,ts,sb))
Weep And Moan When I'm Gone
1930.07.29? - Chicago IL - C-5957-A Vocalion 1680 - Sweet Papa Tadpole (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
Western Bound Blues
1932.05.07 -- Chicago IL - C-8620-A Vocalion 1700 - Tampa Red (v,g)
What Am I Going To Do?
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044982-1 Bluebird B8575 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
What Is That Tastes Like Gravy?
1929.06.13 -- Chicago IL - C-3594- Vocalion 1426 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
What You Gonna Do?
1929.04.18 -- Chicago IL - C-3311- Brunswick 7075 - Sam Theard (Lovin' Sam From Down In 'Bam) (v), Cow Cow Davenport? (p), Tampa Red (g)
1929.05.02 -- Chicago IL - C-3422- Vocalion 1409 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (p)
When Bad Luck Is On You
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020806-1 Bluebird B7879 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p). unknown (sb)
When I Had A Good Woman
1938.06.16 -- Aurora IL - 020807-1 Bluebird B7822 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob? (p). unknown (sb)
When I Take My Vaction In Harlem
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96250-1 Bluebird B6166 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob (p), Bill Gaither (sb)
When Love Comes In
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07608-1 Bluebird B7091 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (cl,sb)
When the One You Love Is Gone
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07613-1 Bluebird B7010 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
When Things Go Wrong With You
1949.03.24 -- Chicago IL - D9VB 463-1 Victor 22-0035. RCA 2-5501, on: Guitar Wizard (released 1975) - Tama Red (v,g,k), Johnny Jones (p,v), Ransom Knowling (b), Odie Payne (d)
When You Were A Gal Of Seven
1936.04.01 -- Chicago IL - 100099-1 Bluebird B6443 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob? (p), unknown (g,sb))
Why Should I Hand Around?
1941.12.19 -- Chicago IL - 070637-1 Bluebird B8939 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g) Alfred Elkins (imb)
Whiskey Drinking Blues
1929.09.23? - Memphis TN - M-193- Vocalion 1438 - Jenny Pope (Jennie Clayton?) (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g)

Whoopee Mama
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014331-1 Bluebird B7364 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Why Should I Care?
1938.03.14 -- Aurora Il - 020138-1 Bluebird B7675 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)
Winter Time Blues
1945.10.15 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1204 Bluebird 34-0743 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
Witchin' Hour Blues
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80931-1 Bluebird B5723 - Tampa Red (v,g), Henry "45" Scott (p)
The Woman I Love
1944.12.15 -- Chicago IL - D4AB 336 Bluebird 34-0724 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b)
Won't Be A Fool No More
1945.10.15 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 1205 RCA Victor 20-1870 - Big Maceo (v,p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
Worried Devil Blues
1934.10.27 -- Chicago IL - 80927-1 Bluebird B5744 - Tampa Red (v,g,yodeling), Henry "45" Scott (p)
Worried Life Blues
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064190-1 Bluebird B8827 - Big Maceo Merriweather (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
Worried Man Blues
1929.11.19 -- Chicago IL - C-4721 1/2-A Vocalion 1469 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p)
Worthy Of You
1935.02.26 -- Chicago IL - 85523-1 Bluebird B5981 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob? (p,sp), Mississippi Sarah? (j)
Wrong Idea
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014330-1 Bluebird B7276 - Tampa Red (v,p), Willie B. James (g)

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You Better Do It Right
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g,k)
You Better Let My Gal Alone
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1043, on: Don't Jive Me (released 1962) - Tampa Red (v,g)
You Better Tighten Up On It

1929.06.13 -- Chicago IL - C-3595- Vocalion 1426 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
You Better Woo Your Baby
1947.09.23 -- Chicago IL - D7VB 1042 Victor 20-2849 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Walter Williams (tp), John Gardner (as), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (b), Judge Riley (d)
You Can't Come In
1928.11.09 -- Chicago IL - C-2544- Vocalion 1237 - Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxton (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red, Martell Pettiford (g), Herman Brown (k,wb), Carl Reid (jazzhorn,j))
You Can't Get That Stuff No More
1932.02.04 -- NYC - 11226-B Banner 32799 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom Dorsey (v,p)
You'd Better Be Ready To Go
1941.06.24 -- Chicago IL - 064187-1 Bluebird B8890 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
You Don't Want Me Blues
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80386-1 Bluebird B5617 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p)
You Gonna Miss Me When I'm Gone
1942.07.28 -- Chicago IL - 074634-1 Bluebird 34-0711 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k), Big Maceo Merriweather (p), Clifford "Snags" Jones (d)
You Got Me Worryin'
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100890-1 Bluebird B6532 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James? (g), unknown (sb))
You Got That Stuff
1930.05.13? - Chicago IL - C-5728-A Vocalion 1508 - Kansas City Kitty (v), Georgia Tom (v,p), Tampa Red (g)
You Got To Give Me Some
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034788-1 Bluebird B8205 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
You Got To Learn To Do It
1937.05.04 -- Aurora IL - 07609-1 Bluebird B6968 - Tamoa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (cl,sb)
You Got To Love Her With A Feeling
1960.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Bluesville 1030, on: Don't Tampa With the Blues (released 1961) - Tampa Red (v,g)
You Got To Reap What You Sow
1929.06.22 -- Chicago IL - C-3686- Vocalion 1404 - Tampa Red (g)
You May Be Down Someday
1946.09.16 -- Chicago IL - D6VB 1945 Victor 22-0009 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Oett "Sax" Mallard (cl,as), Blind John Davis (p), Big Crawford (b), Jump Jackson (d)
You Missed A Good Man
1935.11.01 -- Chicago IL - 96254-1 Bluebird B6166 - Tampa Red (v,g), Black Bob (p), Bill Gaither (sb)
You Rascal You
1930.07.14? - Chicago IL - C-6014- Vocalion unissued - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
1930.07.20? - Chicago IL - C-6038- Vocalion 1521 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
1930.08.00 -- Chicago IL - C-5998-A Vocalion 1540 - Tampa Red and His Hokum Jug Band (Frankie Jaxon (v), Georgia Tom Dorsey (p), Tampa Red (g), Carl Reid (j))
You Rascal You No. 2
1930.07.14? - Chicago IL - C-6015-A Vocalion 1521 - Tampa Red (v,g), Georgia Tom (v,p)
Your Baby Can't Get Enough
1930.07.29? - Chicago IL - C-5954-A Vocalion 1687 - Sweet Papa Tadpole (v), Tampa Red (g), unknown (p)
You're An Old Lady
1945.10.19 -- Chicago IL - D5AB 399 Victor 20-1875 - Sonny Boy Williamson (I) (v,h), Big Maceo (p), Tampa Red (g), Charles Sanders (d)
You're More Than A Palace To Me
1937.10.11 -- Aurora IL - 014324-1 Bluebird B7225 - Tampa Red (v,g), The Chicago Five (Blind John Davis? (p), unknown (t,ts,d))
Your One And Only
1936.12.21 -- Chicago IL - 01878-1 Bluebird B6755 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James (g), unknown (sb))
You Say It's Love
1939.05.15 -- Chicago IL - 034782-1 Bluebird B8179 - Tampa Red (v,g), Blind John Davis (p), Ransom Knowling (sb)
You Say We're Through
1940.05.10 -- Chicago IL - 044984- Bluebird B8475 - Tampa Red (v,eg,k) Blind John Davis (p), unknown (sb)
You Stole My Heart
1936.08.05 -- Chicago IL - 100889-1 Bluebird B6620 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Chicago Five (Arnett Nelson (cl), Black Bob (p), Willie B. James? (g), unknown (sb))
You've Got To Do Better
1934.03.22 -- Chicago IL - 80384-1 Bluebird B5450 - Tampa Red (v,g,k), Black Bob (p)

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