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Victoria Spivey

Other names and billings: Jane Lucas. The Queen. Queen Of the Blues
Birth name: Victoria Regina "Vicky" "Vee" Spivey

Personal: father: Grant Spivey, mother: Addie Smith, married to Reuben Floyd (c1928-early 30s), William "Billy" Adams (c1934-), married 2 other times, sister: Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey, Elton "Za-Zu" Spicey, Leona Spivey, aunt Sippie Wallace "The Texas Nightingale"

* Oct. 15, 1906 Houston Texas
- interested in music early (father worked in own family string band), learning piano as a child and occasionally worked under the tutelage of the Houston pianist "Snake" Robert Calvin at local parties, Houston TX
c1918 - worked in Lazy Daddy's Fillmore Blues Band, LC Tolen's Band & Revue, Dallas TX
1918 - worked as pianist at Lincoln Theater, Dallas TX
early 20s - worked with Blind Lemon Jefferson and others in gambling, gay houses and clubs in Galveston and Houston TX
1925 - Ida Cox was deeply impressed by her singing during a visit in Houston
1926 - recorded for OKeh, St. Louis MO
1926-29 - recorded with John Erby, Lonnie Johnson, King Oliver, Clarence Williams, Louis Armstrong and others for OKeh, New York City
through 20s - toured as single working at clubs, vaudeville houses from St. Louis MO to New York City
1927 - worked as a staff writer for St. Louis Publ. Comp., St. Louis MO - worked at Club Kentucky, New York City, appeared in Hits Bits From Africana Revue at Lincoln Theater, New York City
c1928 - worked at Spider Web, Buffalo NY
1928 - worked at Metropolitan Theater, Chicago IL
1929 - appeared (as Missy Rose) in all-black musical film Hallelujah! - appeared with Dr. Eva Jessye on unknown local radio show, New York City - recorded with Lonnie Johnson, Louis Armstrong and others for Victor, New York City
1930 - recorded with Henry Allen Jr. and His New York Orchestra and duets with Porter Grainger for Victor - appeared with Eddie Hunter in revival of 4-11-44 musical comedy at Lafayette Theater, New York City
1930/31 - toured as director of Lloyd Hunter's Serenaders working at colleges, dances, pavilion and radio remotes through Mid- and Southwest
1931 - recorded for Vocalion, Chicago IL - recorded for Brunswick, Chicago IL - toured with Jap Allen Band working at dances through Midwest
1933 - toured with Dallas Tan Town Topics Revue working in shows through Texas and Oklahoma
mid-30s - frequently worked as single 8or with her sisters) in vaudeville houses, barrelhouses and theaters - toured with Louis Armstrong through US - worked in various revues at New Grand Terrace, Chicao IL
from 1934 - toured with dancer Billy Adams working in Minsky Burlesque and other circuits through US and Canada
1936 - recorded for Decca - recorded as Jane Lucas for Vocalion, Chicago IL
1937 - recorded for Vocalion, Chicago IL and New York City
c1938 - worked at Bill Robinson's Mimo Professional Club, New York City
1938/39 - appeared in the musical revue Hellzapoppin at RKO palace, 46th Street Theater, Winter Garden Theater, New York City
1940 - toured with show - worked at Abe & Pappy Club, Dallas TX
through 40s - toured with Billy Adams working at Mike DeLisa Club, Chicago IL, The Palladium, Cleveland OH, Normandy Club, Cleveland...
mid-40s - owned her own club in East St. Louis IL
1948 - worked at Small's Paradise, New York City
late 40s - worked at Apollo Theater, New York City
early 50s - appeared on local radio shows, New York City
from early 50s - frequently worked at Central Plaza, Stuyvesant Casino, Mayfair Lounge and other jazz spots, New York City
mid to late 50s - worked as organist and pianist mostly in church affairs, New York City aera
1960 - worked at Jimmy Ryan's Club, Cinderella Club, Nick's and others, New York City
1961 - worked with Lonnie Johnson at Gerde's Folk City - formed and recorded for Queen Vee label - recorded with Buster Bailey, Lonnie Johnson and others - appeared on Music USA, Voice of America-radio (for Dietrich Schulz Koehn), New York City
1962 - recorded for Folkways - appeared on Bob Maxwell Show, CBS-radio - worked at Jimmy Ryan's, Eddie Condon's, Cinderella Club, Central Plaza, with Big Joe Williams and Roosevelt Sykes at Carnegie Chapter Hall, New York City - Feb., formed her own jazz/blues label, Spivey Record Company, Brooklyn NY - Woman Blues (Bluesville 1054) released - Spivey 1002, Victoria Spivey & Her Blues released
1963 - appeared with Butch Cage and Willie B. Thomas at Lyrics And Legends on WNET-TV, New York City - toured with American Folk-Blues Festival working concert dates through Europe (shown on I Hear the Blues, Granada-TV, UK) - recorded with Sonny Boy Williamson (Alex Miller) for Spivey, Baden-Baden, Germany - recorded for Fontana, Bremen, Germany
1963-66 - contributed articles to Record Research (regular column Blues Is My Business) and Sound & Fury magazines
1964 - worked at Celebrity Club, New York City
1965 - worked at Blues Alley Club, Washington DC - at Summer Arts Festival, Sterling Forest, Tuxedo Park NY - Spivey 1006, Queen and Her Knights released - Xtra 1022, Victoria Spivey released
1966 - recorded with Easy Rider Jazz Band for GHB, Wallingford CT
1969 - worked at Half Note, New York City - at Chicago Blues Festival, Chicago IL
1970 - worked with Turk Murphy Band and Woody Allen at Earthquake McGoon's - appeared on local TV and radio shows, San Francisco CA - Spivey 1014, Kings and the Queen, vol. 2 released
1971 - appeared on Free Time, PBS-TV - worked in University of Pittsburgh Blues Festival, Pittsburgh PA - recorded instructional cassettes for Conn Instrument Comp. of Chicago (and served as a blues advisor)
1971-74 - frequently toured with college circuit working concert dates
from early 70s - active in recording young talent (like Danny Russo, Ralph Rush, Ted Stilles, Sugar Blue, Mark Ross...) for Spivey, New York City area
1973 - worked at Ann Arbor Blues Festival, Ann Arbor MI
1973/74 - worked at Philadelphia Folk Festival, Schwenksville PA (1974 concert shown on Philadelphia Folk Festival, PBS-TV)
1974 - worked at University of Maine, Orono ME - at Upsala College, East Orange NJ - at New York Jazz Museum concert, New York City - at Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies concert, New Brunswick NJ - appeared on local TV-Show, Paris, France
1975 - worked at Chelsea House Cafe, Brattleboro VT
1976 - worked with Dicey-Ross Band at Max's Kansas City - at The Fugue, Dr Generosity, Focus Coffeehouse, New York City - appeared on The Devil's Music - A History Of the Blues, BBC-1-TV, UK - entered Beekman-Downtown Hospital where she died of internal hemorrhage
Oct. 3, 1976 New York City
buried at Greenfield Cemetery, Hempstead NY

Victoria Spivey wrote about 1.500 songs

Instruments: organ, piano, ukulele

Influences: Robert Calvin, Sara Martin, Bessie Smith

Influenced: Edith Johnson, Mary Johnson, Alice Moore, Carrie Smith

Sources:
Wikipedia
Blues Who's Who
Dixon, Robert M.W.: Blues & Gospel Records 1890-1943
Fancourt, Les. McGrath, Bob: The Blues Discography 1943-70
Ford, Robert. McGrath, Bob: The Blues Discography 1971-2000
Leadbitter, Mike. Slaven, Neil: Blues Records 1943 to 1970. A Selective Discography
Notes by Len Kunstadt in: Booklet Folkways FS 3541, The Blues Is Life - Victoria Spivey...
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Songs (with date of recording):

listen to Victoria Spivey's 78s

1930 Blues
1961.11.06 -- NYC - Queen Vee Souvenir 1 - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Ray Cully (d)
1965
1965,04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v), Little Brother Montgomery (p), Lonnie Johnson (g), Sonny Greer (d)

Ain't Misbehavin'
1962.08.16 -- NYC - 105 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Dick Vance (tp), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Ed Swanston (p), Pat Wilson (d)
The Alligator Pond Went Dry
1927.04.27 -- St. Louis MO - 80769-B OKeh 8481 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), John Erby (p)
All You Man (Victoria Spivey)
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 60 Spivey 1004, on: Three Kings And the Queen - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)
Any-Kind-A-Man
1936.10.15 -- Chicago IL - C-1569-1 Vocalion unissued, C-1569-2 Vocalion 03366 - Victoria Spivey (v), Chicago Four (Lee Collins (t), Arnett Nelson (cl), J.H. Shayne (p), John Lindsay (sb))
Arkansas Road Blues
1927.04.27 -- St. Louis MO - 80768-B OKeh 8481 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), John Erby (p)

Basket Of Blues
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 7 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 66 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)
Baulin' Water Blues Part 1,2 (Victoria Spivey, Anna House)
1930.06.26 -- NYC - 62293-2, 62294-2 Victor 23349 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (as Harold Grey) (v,p), Teddy Brunn (g)
Beautiful World
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
Big Black Belt (Simple Minded Woman Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)
Big Houston Blues
1926.08.13 -- NYC - 74265-A OKeh 8401 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), prob. John Erby (p)
Big Joe, Dylan and Victoria
1962.03.02 -- NYC - Spivey 1014, on: Kings And the Queen Vol. 2 (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v), Big Joe Williams (v,g), Bob Dylan (v)
A Big One
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
Black Gal
1968.10.28 -- NYC - Spivey 1031, on: Otis Spann: Up in the Queen's Pad - Victoria Spivey (v), Sammy Lawhorn (g)
1970.02.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1011, on: Victoria Spivey Presents The All Stars Blues World of Spivey Records in Stereo (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v), Roosevelt Sykes (p), John Hammond (g), Bill Dicey (h), Bob Malenky (fl), Washboard Doc (wb)
Black Snake Blues (Victoria Spivey, Lonnie Johnson)
1926.05.11 -- St. Louis MO - 9651-A OKeh 8338 - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
1961.06.10 -- NYC - Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,g)
1961.08.16 -- NYC - 304 Bluesville 1052, on: Alberta Hunter/Lucille Hegamin/Victoria Spivey-Songs We Taught Your Mother (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v), Sidney De Paris (tp,tu), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Buster Bailey (cl), Cliff Jackson (p), Zutty Singleton (d)
1963.00.00? -- Europe - Hip-O 1003, on: American Folk Blues Festival 1962-1966 (released 2003) - Victoria Spivey (v), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Lonnie Johnson (g), Willie Dixon (b), Billy Stepney (d)
1973.09.07 -- Ann Arbor MI - Sequel 284, on: Roosevelt Sykes/Victoria Spivey: Grind It! The Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Vol. 3 (released 1996) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), The Brooklyn Blues Busters (Gary Churchill (ts,cl), John Nuzzo (h), Howard T. Levine (g), John Acerno (b), Eric Nuyhaus (d))
Black Snake Swing(er) (Victoria Spivey)
1936.07.07 -- Chicago IL - 90785-A Decca 7203 - Victoria Spivey (v) And Her Hallelujah Boys (prob. Randolph Scott (t), Chick Gordon (as), Leon Washington (ts), Dorothy Scott and poss. Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey (on one p), Bud Washington (d), unknown (sb,sp))
1963.09.28 -- Baden-Baden GER - 158 Spivey 1012, on: Spivey's Blues Parade (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Günter (Gunter) Boas (p)
Blood Hound Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1929.10.01 -- NYC - 56732-1 Victor V38570 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Charlie Holmes (ss), Teddy Hill (ts), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g), Pops Foster (sb)
Blood Thursty Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1927.10.31 -- NYC - 81589-A OKeh 8531 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
Blues Before Sunrise
1975.03.28/29 -- Brattlemoro VT - Spivey 1017, on: Spivey's Blues Showcase (released 1975) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (v,h), Ralph Rush (g), Dane Mygind (p), Charlie Collata (g), Louis Vitale (h), Harris Rosenfeld (d)
Blues For Robert Calvin
1962.02-08 -- NYC - Spivey 1001, on: Buddy Tate invites you "to dig" A Basket Of Blues - Victoria Spivey, Lucille Hegamin, Hannah Sylvester - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Buddy Tate (ts), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Dick Vance (t), Sadik Hakim (p), Lloyd Buchanon (b), Ed Swanston (org), Pat Wilson (d)
Blues For Robert Calvin (Victoria Spivey)
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 78 Spivey Spivey 1001, on: Buddy Tate invites you "to dig" A Basket Of Blues - Victoria Spivey, Lucille Hegamin, Hannah Sylvester, 1004, on: Three Kings And The Queen - Victoria Spivey (p)
Blue Valley Blues
1926.08.16 -- NYC - 74275-A OKeh 8389 - Victoria Spivey (v), Erby's Fidgety Five (John Erby (p), unknown (t,tb,cl,d))
Bridal Chorus (Here Comes the Bride) (Richard Wagner)
1929 -- ? - played on a harmonium by Victoria Spivey in the film Hallelujah! (MGM, King Vidor)
Brooklyn Bridge (Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 19 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
1973.09.07 -- Ann Arbor MI - Sequel 284, on: Roosevelt Sykes/Victoria Spivey: Grind It! The Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Vol. 3 (released 1996) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), The Brooklyn Blues Busters (Gary Churchill (ts,cl), John Nuzzo (h), Howard T. Levine (g), John Acerno (b), Eric Nuyhaus (d))
Brown Skin (Victoria Spivey)
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 77 Spivey 1004, on: Three Kings And The Queen - Victoria Spivey (v...)
1962.06.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1001, on: Buddy Tate invites you "to dig" A Basket Of Blues - Lucille Hegamin (v), Eddie Barefield (as), Victoria Spivey (p), Pat Wilson (d)
Brownskin Warmup
1961.06.24 -- NYC - Queen Vee Souvenir 1 - Victoria Spivey (p)
Buddy Tate (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 13 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 22 Spivey 101, 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
A Bum Can't Do You No Good
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 10 Spivey 1014, on: Kings And the Queen Vol. 2 (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
By Yourself (A Lonely Woman Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)

Call Of Satan
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 72 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)
Can I Wash Your Clothes (Humble Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)
Careless Love
1963.08.31 -- NYC - Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Kazoo Papa (k), Tom Pasle (g)
1963.09.28 -- Baden-Baden GER - 156 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Günter (Gunter) Boas (p)
1964.08.07 -- Meriden CT- GHB 17, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
1972.06.14 -- Byram CT - Spivey 1028, on: Bill Dicey: Caught In The Act (released 1980) - Bill Dicey (v,h), Victoria Spivey (v), Bob Malenky, Tony Soll (g)
Christmas Mornin' Blues (Lonnie Johnson)
1927.10.28 -- NYC - 81584-A OKeh 8517 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
Christmas Without Santa Claus (Victoria Spivey)
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
Closed Door
1974.08.04 -- Brooklyn NY - Spivey 1015, on: Spivey's Blues Cavalcade (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Danny Russo (h), Ralph Rush (g), Dave Rosenthal (perc)
Cool Papa (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 15 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues. 16 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)

Detroit Moan (Victoria Spivey)
1936.10.15 -- Chicago IL - C-1568-2 Vocalion 03405 - Victoria Spivey (v), Chicago Four (Lee Collins (t), Arnett Nelson (cl), J.H. Shayne (p), John Lindsay (sb))
1973.09.07 -- Ann Arbor MI - Sequel 284, on: Roosevelt Sykes/Victoria Spivey: Grind It! The Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Vol. 3 (released 1996) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), The Brooklyn Blues Busters (Gary Churchill (ts,cl), John Nuzzo (h), Howard T. Levine (g), John Acerno (b), Eric Nuyhaus (d))
Dig Me
1963.06.03 -- NYC - 153 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v), Little Brother Montgomery (p), Lonnie Johnson (g), Sonny Greer (d)
Dirty T.B. Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1929.10.01 -- NYC - 56733-2 Victor V38570 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Charlie Holmes (ss), Teddy Hill (ts), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g), Pops Foster (sb)
Dirty Woman's Blues (Victoria Spivey, Lonnie Johnson)
1926.05.11 -- St. Louis MO - 9562-A OKeh 8351 - Victoria Spivey (v,p), unknown (sp)
Diving Mama
? -- ? - Spivey 1010, on: The Bluesmen of the Muddy Waters Chicago Blues Band Vol. 2 (released 1968) - Victoria Spivey (v), Otis Spann (v), Luther Johnson, Sammy Lawhorn, Little Sonny Wimberley, S.P. Leary, Paul Oscher, Pee Wee Madison, Willie Smith
Don't Care (Angry Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)
Don't Love No Marrried Man
1937.07.21 -- Chicago IL - C-1972-1 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (cl,ts,p,d)
Don't Trust Nobody Blues
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-150- Vocalion 1640 - Victoria Spivey (v), Geogia Tom Dorsey (p), prob. Tampa Red (g)
Don't Worry About It (Two-Timer Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)
Don't You Do It
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10642 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Don't You Let Me Down
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10645 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Don't You Wink Your Goo Goo Eyes At Me (I've Got A Baseball For You!)
1974.12.22 -- Brooklyn NY - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (v,h), Dane Mygind (p), Tony Melio (g)
Dope Head Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1927.10.28 -- NYC - 81585-A OKeh 8531 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g) -

Down Hill Pull

1937.07.08 -- Chicago IL - C-1964-1 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (t,p,d)
Dreaming 'Bout My Man
1931.04.21 -- Chicago IL - VO-160-A Vocalion 1621 - Victoria Spivey (v), Hunter's Serenaders (Lloyd Hunter, Reuben Floyd, Feorge Lott (t), Joe Edwards or Elmer Crumbley (tb), Nobles Floyd, Archie Watts (as), Harold Arnold (ts), Burton Brewer (p), Herbert Hannas (bj), Wallce Wright (bb), Jo Jones (d))
Dreaming Of You
1936.08.20 -- Chicago IL - C-1449-1 Vocalion 03314, C-1449-2 Vocalion unissued - Jane Lucas (v), State Street Four (Lee Collins (t), Dorothy Scott, Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey (both on one p), Bud Washington (d), unknown (sb))

Eagle And the Hawk (Jealousy Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)
Earthy Mood
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 70/71 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Kazoo Papa (Len Kunstadt) (kazoo)
Easy Blues For Victori
1975.00.00? -- NYC - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Lefty Dizz (g), Larry Johnson (g), Seth Handlerman? (ts), Harris Rosenfeld (Johnny Harris) (d)
Every Dog Has His Day
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights. alt. tk. Spivey 1027, on: The Imagery of Louisiana Red and Brenda Bell (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), Little Brother Montgomery (p), Lonnie Johnson (g), Sonny Greer (d)

Falling Apart
1961.00.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,u)
Fine Meat
1972.06.04 -- Byram CT - Spivey 1028, on: Bill Dicey: Caught In The Act (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), Bill Dicey (d), Bob Malenky (g), Tony Soll (b)
Fishing At 14 1/2 Cents A Pund
1974.08.04 -- Brooklyn NY - Spivey 1015, on: Spivey's Blues Cavalcade (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Danny Russo (h), Ralph Rush (g), Dave Rosenthal (perc)
1975.00.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Lefty Dizz (g), Larry Johnson (g), Seth Handlerman? (ts), Harris Rosenfeld (Johnny Harris) (d)
Five Long Years
1969.04.09 -- NYC - Spivey 1031, on: Otis Spann: Up in the Queen's Pad - Otis Spann (v,p), Sammy Lawhorn (g), Victoria Spivey (v)
From 1 To 12 (Dirty Dozen)
1937.07.08 -- Chicago IL - C-1965-2 Vocalion 03639 - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (p,d)
From Broadway To 7th Ave. (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 8 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 25 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
Funny Feathers (Blues) (Victoria Spivey, R. Floyd)
1929.07.10 -- NYC - 402525-C OKeh 8713 - Victoria Spivey (v), Louis Armstrong (t), Fred Robinson (tb), Jimmy Strong (ts), Gene Anderson (p), Mancy Carr (bj), Zutty Singleton (d)
1929.09.24 -- NYC - 55853-1 Victor unissued, 55853-2 Victor V38088 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen and His New York Orchestra (Henry Allen (t), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Albert Nicholas (cl), Charlie Holmes (as), Teddy Hill (ts), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g), Pops Foster (sb), Paul Barbarin (d))
Furniture Man Blues Part 1,2 (Spencer Williams, Victoria Spivey)
1928.10.18 -- NYC - 401244-A, 401245-B OKeh 8652 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (v), Clarence Williams (p)

Garter Snake Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1927.10.28 -- NYC - 81583-C OKeh 8517 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
Gave It All To Me (Victoria Spivey)
1966.11.25 -- NYC - Spivey 1008, The Bluesmen of the Muddy Waters Chicago Blues Band (released 1966). alt. tk. Spivey 1035, on: New York Really Has The "Blues Stars" Vol. 4 (released 1983) - Victoria Spivey (v), George Smith (h), Otis Spann (p,org), Sam Lawhorn, Muddy Waters ("Main Stream")? (g), Luther Johnson (b), Francis Clay (d)
Give It To Him
1937.03.12 -- NYC - 20795-1,-2 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), Albert Nicholas (cl), Charlie Holmes (as), Luis Russell (p), Pops Foster (sb), unknown (ts)
Going Back Home
1961.08.16 -- NYC - 305 Bluesville 1052, on: Alberta Hunter/Lucille Hegamin/Victoria Spivey-Songs We Taught Your Mother (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v), Sidney De Paris (tp,tu), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Buster Bailey (cl), Cliff Jackson (p), Zutty Singleton (d)
Good Cabbage
1937.07.08 -- Chicago IL - C-1966-1 Vocalion 03639 - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (p,d)
A Good Man Is Hard To Find (Eddie Green)
1927.11.01 -- NYC - 81599-A OKeh 8565 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
Good Sausages (A Sausage Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.00.00 -- ? - Spivey 1034, on: Larry Johnson and Nat Riddles (released 1983) - Victoria Spivey (v,u)
Go Tell My Other Man
1966.06.06 -- NYC - Spivey 1007, on: Louis Metcalf: I've Got the Peace Brother Blues (At the Ali Baba) - Victoria Spivey (v), Louis Metcalf (t), Sonny White (p), Jerome Patterson (g), Al Matthews (b), Struttin' Sam (d)
Got the Best Of Me
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 69 Spivey 1001, on: Buddy Tate invites you "to dig" A Basket Of Blues - Victoria Spivey, Lucille Hegamin, Hannah Sylvester - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u)
Got the Blues So Bad
1926.08.13 -- NYC - 74266-A OKeh 8401 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (vn), prob. John Erby (p)
1937.03.12 -- NYC - 20796-1 Vocalion 03505 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), Albert Nicholas (cl), Charlie Holmes (as), Luis Russell (p), Pops Foster (sb), unknown (ts)
Grant Spivey (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 1 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 14 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
1963.10.13 -- Bremen GER - L+R LR 42.023, on: American Folk Blues Festival '63 - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Willie Dixon (b), Bill Stepney (d)
Grow Old Together (Victoria Spivey)
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
Gulf Coast Blues
1963.08.31 -- NYC - Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Kazoo Papa (k), Tom Pasle (g)

Hand Clapping
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10648 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Harlem Susie-Kue
1937.03.12 -- NYC - 20794-1 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), Albert Nicholas (cl), Charlie Holmes (as), Luis Russell (p), Pops Foster (sb), unknown (ts)
Harlem Susie-Q --> see: Harlem Susie-Kue
Haunted By the Blues
1930.02.04 -- NYC - 59145-2 Victor V38598 - Victoria Spivey (v), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g)
Help Me Somebody
1969.04.09 -- NYC - Spivey 1031, on: Otis Spann: Up in the Queen's Pad - Victoria Spivey (v), Otis Spann (p), Sammy Lawhorn (g)
He's An Animal
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 65 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)
He's My Scuffler
1937.07.08 -- Chicago IL - C-1963-2 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (t,p,d)
Hey Hey St. Louis
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Savoy unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Buddy Tate's Band (Buddy Tate (ts)...)
1952.00.00 -- NYC - unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Frank Laidlow (cn,cl), Richie Fox (tb), Eric Haysteak (as), Paul Goodman (p), Dave Van Ronk (g), Vince Hickey (d)
He Wants Too Much
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-148- Vocalion 1606 - Victoria Spivey (v), Geogia Tom Dorsey (p), prob. Tampa Red (g)
Hollywood Stomp (Victoria Spivey)
1936.10.15 -- Chicago IL - C-1567-1 Vocalion 03405 - Victoria Spivey (v), Chicago Four (Lee Collins (t), Arnett Nelson (cl), J.H. Shayne (p), John Lindsay (sb))
Hoodoo Man Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1926.08.12 -- NYC - 74260-A OKeh 8370 - Victoria Spivey (v), John Erby (p)
How Deep Is the Ocean
1962.08.16 -- NYC - 104 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Dick Vance (tp), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Ed Swanston (p), Pat Wilson (d)
How Do They Do It That Way (Victoria Spivey, R. Floyd)
1929.07.10 -- NYC - 402526-A OKeh 8713 - Victoria Spivey (v), Louis Armstrong (t), Fred Robinson (tb), Jimmy Strong (ts), Gene Anderson (p), Mancy Carr (bj), Zutty Singleton (d)
1929.09.24 -- NYC - 55854-1 Victor unissued, 55854-2 Victor V38088 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen and His New York Orchestra (Henry Allen (t), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Albert Nicholas (cl), Charlie Holmes (as), Teddy Hill (ts), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g), Pops Foster (sb), Paul Barbarin (d))
How He's Gone
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v), Little Brother Montgomery (p), Lonnie Johnson (g), Sonny Greer (d)
Humored And Petted Blues
1926.08.12 -- NYC - 74264-A OKeh 8389 - Victoria Spivey (v), Erby's Fidgety Five (John Erby (p), unknown (t,tb,cl,d))

I Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of That Jellyroll
1964.08.07 -- Meriden CT - GHB 17, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
I Ain't Gonna Let You See My Santa Claus
1936.10.15 -- Chicago IL - C-1570-2 Vocalion 03366 - Victoria Spivey (v), Chicago Four (Lee Collins (t), Arnett Nelson (cl), J.H. Shayne (p), John Lindsay (sb))
I Can't Last Long
1936.08.20 -- Chicago IL - C-1450-2 Vocalion 03314 - Jane Lucas (v), State Street Four (Lee Collins (t), Dorothy Scott, Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey (both on one p), Bud Washington (d), unknown (sb,v)))
Idle Hour Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1927.04.27 -- St. Louis MO - 80767-B OKeh 8464 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), John Erby (p)
If I Could Hear My Mother
1969.04.09 -- NYC - Spivey 1017, on: Spivey's Blues Showcase (released 1975) - Otis Spann (v,p), Victoria Spivey (v)
I Got Men All Over This Town
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
I Got the Blues So Bad
1961.07.13 -- NYC - 281 Bluesville 1044, on: Idle Hours (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
1961.08.16 -- NYC - 306 Bluesville 1052, on: Alberta Hunter/Lucille Hegamin/Victoria Spivey-Songs We Taught Your Mother (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v), Sidney De Paris (tp,tu), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Buster Bailey (cl), Cliff Jackson (p), Zutty Singleton (d)
I Had It
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 62/63/64? Rosetta 1302, on: Red, White & Blues, Women Sing Of America - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)
I'll Never Fall In Love Again
1936.07.07 -- Chicago IL - 90789-A Decca 7203 - Victoria Spivey (v) And Her Hallelujah Boys (prob. Randolph Scott (t), Chick Gordon (as), Leon Washington (ts), Dorothy Scott and poss. Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey (on one p), Bud Washington (d), unknown (sb))
I'm Accused
1969.04.09 -- NYC - Spivey 1031, on: Otis Spann: Up in the Queen's Pad - Otis Spann (v,p,foot stomping), Sammy Lawhorn (g), Victoria Spivey (v)
Imagination
1975.00.00? -- NYC - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Lefty Dizz (g), Larry Johnson (g), Seth Handlerman? (ts), Harris Rosenfeld (Johnny Harris) (d)
I'm A Red Hot Mama (Victoria Spivey)
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
I'm A Tigress
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v), Memphis Slim (v,p)
I'm Broke
1961.00.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,u)
I'm Crazy
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10647 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
I'm Mad
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10644 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
I'm Taking Over
? -- ? - Spivey 1016, on: Victoria Spivey presents The All Star Blues World of Maestro Willie Dixon and his Chicago Blues Band - Victoria Spivey (v), Carey Bell, Buster Benton, Lafayette Leake, Willie Dixon, Larry Johnson, Prof. King
1972.06.04 -- Byram CT - Spivey 1028, on: Bill Dicey: Caught In The Act (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), Bill Dicey (h,d), Bob Malenky (g), Tony Soll (b)
I'm Tired
1973.09.07 -- Ann Arbor MI - Sequel 284, on: Roosevelt Sykes/Victoria Spivey: Grind It! The Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Vol. 3 (released 1996) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), The Brooklyn Blues Busters (Gary Churchill (ts,cl), John Nuzzo (h), Howard T. Levine (g), John Acerno (b), Eric Nuyhaus (d))
Inter-Mission Taste
1969/1970 -- NYC - Spivey 1012, on: Spivey's Blues Parade ( released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v), Big Walter Horton (h), Sunnyland Slim (p), Johnny Shines (g)
(It's A Beautiful World But...) Everybody's Losing Their Mind
1961.10.26 -- NYC - Spivey 1032, on: Brenda Bell and The 9th Street Stompers (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey
It's A Mighty Poor Rat That Ain't Got But One Hole
? -- ? - Spivey 1016, on: Victoria Spivey presents The All Star Blues World of Maestro Willie Dixon and his Chicago Blues Band - Victoria Spivey (v), Carey Bell, Buster Benton, Lafayette Leake, Willie Dixon, Larry Johnson, Prof. King
1972.06.04 -- Byram CT - Spivey 1028, on: Bill Dicey: Caught In The Act (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), Bill Dicey (fl), Bob Malenky (g), Tony Soll (b)
It's Dangerous
1962.03.02 -- NYC - 59 Spivey 1014, on: Kings And the Queen Vol. 2 (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Big Joe Williams (g), Bob Dylan (h)
It's Evil Hearted Me
1926.08.12 -- NYC - 74262-A OKeh 8410 - Victoria Spivey (v), John Erby (p)
I've Got the Blues So Bad
1974.08.18 -- Brooklyn NY - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Danny Russo (h), Ralph Rush (g), Dave Rosenthal (perc)

Jelly Look What You Done Done (Hurston)
1927.11.01 -- NYC - 81597-B OKeh 8550 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
Jelly Oh Jelly
1974.09.21 -- Brattleboro VT - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Danny Russo (h), Tony Melio (g)
Jet
1963.06.03 -- NYC - 149/150 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Kazoo Papa (k), Pat Wilson (d)
? -- ? - Spivey 1012, on: Spivey's Blues Parade (released 1970) - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson, Little Brother Montgomery, Sonny Greer
Just A Rank Stud
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v), Little Brother Montgomery (p), Lonnie Johnson (g), Sonny Greer (d)

Kazoo Jump
1975.03.28/29 -- Brattlemoro VT - Spivey 1017, on: Spivey's Blues Showcase (released 1975) - Victoria Spivey (?), Danny Russo (h), Ralph Rush (g), Dane Mygind (p), Charlie Collata (g), Louis Vitale? (kazoo), Harris Rosenfeld (d)
Kazoo Papa Blues (Kazoo Blues)
(Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (p), "Kazoo Papa" Len Kunstadt (k), Pat Wilson (d)

Last Song
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10650 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Let Him Beat Me
1961.08.16 -- NYC - 307 Bluesville 1052, on: Alberta Hunter/Lucille Hegamin/Victoria Spivey-Songs We Taught Your Mother (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v), Sidney De Paris (tp,tu), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Buster Bailey (cl), Cliff Jackson (p), Zutty Singleton (d)
Let's Look After Each Other
1969.04.09 -- NYC - Spivey 1031, on: Otis Spann: Up in the Queen's Pad - Otis Spann (v,p,foot stomping), Sammy Lawhorn (g), Victoria Spivey (v), "Guess Who?" (k), Parakeets (tweet, chirp)
Let's Ride Tonight (Together?) (Victoria Spivey)
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
Little Boy Blue
1975.00.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Lefty Dizz (g), Larry Johnson (g), Seth Handlerman? (ts), Harris Rosenfeld (Johnny Harris) (d)
Lonesome With the Blues
1930.02.04 -- NYC - 59143-- Victor V38598 - Victoria Spivey (v), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g)
Long Gone Blues (Victoria Spivey, Lloyd Barnes)
1926.05.13 -- St. Louis MO - 9678-A OKeh 8351 - Victoria Spivey (v), Pierce Gist (c), De Lloyd Barnes (p)
Look What You Done Done
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10641 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Low Down Man Blues
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-149- Vocalion 1640 - Victoria Spivey (v), Geogia Tom Dorsey (p), prob. Tampa Red (g)
Low Friends (No Friends Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)

Mama's Gone Goodbye
1964.08.07 -- Meriden CT- GHB 17, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
Moaning the Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1929.10.01 -- NYC - 56734-1 Victor V38546 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Charlie Holmes (ss), Teddy Hill (ts), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g), Pops Foster (sb)
Mosquito, Fly And Flea (Victoria Spivey)
1928.10.18 -- NYC - 401246-B OKeh 8634 - Victoria Spivey (v), Clarence Williams (p)
Mother And Son
? -- ? - Spivey 1010, on: The Bluesmen of the Muddy Waters Chicago Blues Band Vol. 2 (released 1968) - Victoria Spivey (v), Otis Spann (v), Luther Johnson, Sammy Lawhorn, Little sonny Wimberley, S.P. Leary, Paul Oscher, Pee Wee Madison, Willie Smith
Mr. Daddy (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 23 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
Mr. Dough
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10643 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Mr. Freddie Blues (J.H. Shayne)
1936.10.01 -- Chicago IL - C-1508-1 Vocalion unissued, C-1508-2 Vocalion 03346 - Victoria Spivey (v), Arnett Nelson (cl), J.H. Shayne (p), prob. John Lindsay (sb), unknown (g,d)
Mr. Lenny Blues
1962.08.16 -- NYC - 106 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Dick Vance (tp), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Ed Swanston (p), Pat Wilson (d)
Murder In the First Degree (Victoria Spivey)
1927.11.01 -- NYC - 81596-B OKeh 8581 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
My Depts
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 75 Spivey 1001, on: Buddy Tate invites you "to dig" A Basket Of Blues - Victoria Spivey, Lucille Hegamin, Hannah Sylvester. 76 Spivey 1004, on: Three Kings And the Queen - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u)
My Handy Man (Andy Razaf)
1928.09.12 -- NYC - 401114-B OKeh 8615 - Victoria Spivey (v), Clarence Williams' Blue 5 (King Oliver (c), Eddie Durham (tb), Omer Simeon (cl), Clarence Williams (p), Eddie Lang (g))
My Head Is Bad (An Alcohol Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Pat Wilson (d)

Nebraska Blues
1931.03.29 -- Chicago IL - VO-147- Vocalion 1606 - Victoria Spivey (v), poss. Charles Avery (p)
New Black Snake Blues Part 1,2 (Victoria Spivey)
1928.10.13 -- NYC - 401222-A, 401223-A OKeh 8626 - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
New York Blues
1930.02.04 -- NYC - 59142-1 Victor V38584 - Victoria Spivey (v), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g)
New York Moan (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 11 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 17 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
New York Tombs (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 26 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
Nightmare Blues
1927.10.31 -- NYC - 81590-A OKeh 8581 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
No. 12 Let Me Roam
1927.04.27 -- St. Louis MO - 80770-B OKeh 8494 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), John Erby (p)
1961/1962 -- NYC - Spivey 1024, on: Brenda Bell Sings the Blues Of Victoria Spivey (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
No Body!/Headless Boogie
1970s -- Brooklyn NY - Spivey 1018, on: New York Really Has The "Blues Stars" Vol. 1 (released 1975) - Victoria Spivey (v), Piano Tuner Papa (Benjamin Jackson) (p), Washboard Doc (wb)
No More
1963.06.03 -- NYC - 152 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)
No More Jelly Beans Blues (Victoria Spivey, De Lloyd Barnes)
1926.05.13 -- St. Louis MO - 9679-A OKeh 8338 - Victoria Spivey (v), Pierce Gist (c), De Lloyd Barnes (p)
None Of My Jelly Roll
1964.00.00 -- Wallingford CT- GHB, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
No, Papa, No! (Victoria Spivey)
1928.10.17 -- NYC - 401242-B OKeh 8634 - Victoria Spivey (v), Clarence Williams (p), Lonnie Johnson (perc)
Now He's Gone --> see: How He's Gone

One Hour Mama
1937.03.12 -- NYC - 20793-1 Vocalion 03505 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), Albert Nicholas (cl), Charlie Holmes (as), Luis Russell (p), Pops Foster (sb), unknown (ts)
Organ Grinder Blues (Clarence Williams)
1928.09.12 -- NYC - 401115-A OKeh unissued, 401115-C Okeh 8615 - Victoria Spivey (v), Clarence Williams' Blue 5 (King Oliver (c), Eddie Durham (tb), Omer Simeon (cl), Clarence Williams (p), Eddie Lang (g))
1973.09.07 -- Ann Arbor MI - Sequel 284, on: Roosevelt Sykes/Victoria Spivey: Grind It! The Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Vol. 3 (released 1996) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), The Brooklyn Blues Busters (Gary Churchill (ts,cl), John Nuzzo (h), Howard T. Levine (g), John Acerno (b), Eric Nuyhaus (d))
1976.05.22 -- Brattleboro VT - Spivey 1029, on: New York Really Has The "Blues Stars" Vol. 3
(released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (v,h), Dane Mygind (p), Charlie Collata (g), Barry S. Daggers (b), Ralph Sobol (d)
Overture Rouser
? -- ? - Spivey 1012, on: Spivey's Blues Parade (released 1970) - Vitoria Spivey (v), Spivey's Blues Paraders (Bill Dicey, John Hammond, Bob Malenky, Roosevelt Sykes, Washboard Doc)

Playing With the Keys
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 60 Spivey 101 - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)

Rattler
1963.06.03 -- NYC - 151 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Kazoo Papa (k), Pat Wilson (d)
Red Lantern Blues
1927.10.28 -- NYC - 81586-B OKeh 8550 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
Returning Home
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10640 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
1972.06.04 -- Byram CT - Spivey 1028, on: Bill Dicey: Caught In The Act (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), Bill Dicey (v), Bob Malenky, Tony Soll (g)
The Rising Sun
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 6 Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)

Saga Of the Black Snake Blues
1976.03.28 -- Brooklyn Ny - Spivey 1038, on: Andy's 'Natural Blues' Story (released 1985) - Victoria Spivey (v), Andy Story (g), Chris Wright (b), Harris Rosenfeld (d)
Santa Fe Blues
(Victoria Spivey)
1926.08.12 -- NYC - 74263-A OKeh 8410 - Victoria Spivey (v), John Erby (p)
See See Rider
1964.08.07 -- Meriden CT- GHB 17, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
Shake Your Can
1937.07.21 -- Chicago IL - C-1969-2 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (p,d)
Shaky Babe From New Orleans
1964.08.07 -- Meriden CT- GHB 17, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
She's A Rattler
? -- ? - Spivey 1037, on: Brenda Bell: Ain't Nobody's Business What Brenda Bell May Do! (released 1984) - Victoria Spivey, Kazoo Papa
Showered With the Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1930.02.04 -- NYC - 59144-2 Victor V38584 - Victoria Spivey (v), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g)
Sister Kate
1964.08.07 -- Meriden CT- GHB 17, on: Victoria Spivey & the Easy Riders Jazz Band (released 1990) - Victoria Spivey (v), The Easy Riders Jazz Band (Fred Vigoito (t), Big Bill Bissonnette (tb), Noel Kalet (cl), Bill Sinclair (p), Dick Griffith (bj), Dick McCarthy (sb), Art Pulver (d))
Six Foot Daddy (Incendiary Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)
Slimy Serpent
1962.06.07 -- NYC - 90 Spivey unissued. 91 Spivey 1001, on: Buddy Tate invites you "to dig" A Basket Of Blues - Victoria Spivey, Lucille Hegamin, Hannah Sylvester - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Buddy Tate (ts), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Sadik Hakim (p), Lloyd Buchanon (b), Clarence Donaldson (d)
Smokestack Lightnin'
1975.00.00? -- NYC - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Lefty Dizz (g), Larry Johnson (g), Seth Handlerman? (ts), Harris Rosenfeld (Johnny Harris) (d)
Smuggling Man
1975.03.28/29 -- Brattlemoro VT - Spivey 1017, on: Spivey's Blues Showcase (released 1975) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Ralph Rush (v,g), Dane Mygind (p), Charlie Collata (g), Harris Rosenfeld (d)
So Long Buddy (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 5 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 24 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
Somebody's Got To Go (Lonnie Johnson)
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
Some Of These Days
1952.00.00 -- NYC - unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Frank Laidlow (cn,cl), Richie Fox (tb), Eric Haysteak (as), Paul Goodman (p), Dave Van Ronk (g), Vince Hickey (d)
Spider Web Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1926.08.12 -- NYC - 74261-A OKeh 8370 - Victoria Spivey (v), John Erby (p)
Spivey, Spann And Spivious
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10646 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Steady Grind (Victoria Spivey)
1927.04.27 -- St. Louis MO - 80766-B OKeh 8464 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), John Erby (p)
St. Louis Blues
1963.09.28 -- Baden-Baden GER - 157 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Sonny Boy Williamson (h), Günter (Gunter) Boas (p)
Sweet Papa
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 9 Spivey 1025, on: Let's Boogie-The All Stars Blues World of Spivey Records (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
Sweet Pease
1936.07.07 -- Chicago IL - 90784-A Decca 7222 - Victoria Spivey (v) And Dot Scott's Rhytm Dukes (prob. Randolph Scott (t), Chick Gordon (as), Leon Washington (ts), Dorothy Scott and poss. Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey (on one p), Bud Washington (d), unknown (sb))

Take Webster's Word For It (Victoria Spivey)
1966.11.25 -- NYC - Spivey 1008, The Bluesmen of the Muddy Waters Chicago Blues Band (released 1966). alt. tk Spivey 1026, on: New York Really Has The "Blues Stars" (Vol. 2) (released 1980) - Victoria Spivey (v), George Smith (h), Otis Spann (p,org), Sam Lawhorn, Muddy Waters ("Main Stream")? (g), Luther Johnson (b), Francis Clay (d)
Talk About Moanin' (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 4 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 18 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
T-B Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1927.04.27 -- St. Louis MO - 80771-B OKeh 8494 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (g), John Erby (p)
1963.06.03 -- NYC - 147/148 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)
1963.08.31 -- NYC - Spivey 1030, on: Victoria Spivey And Her Blues Vol. 2 (released 80s) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Kazoo Papa (k), Tom Pasle (g)
1963.10.13 -- Bremen GER - ACT 9205, on: Lost Blues Tapes-More American Folk Blues Festival 1963-65- Victoria Spivey (v,u), Willie Dixon (b), Bill Stepney (d)
1964.03.26 -- Chicago IL - 198 Spivey 1009, on: Encore For the Chicago Blues (released 1968). 199 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Sunnyland Slim (pipe org), James Williamson, Evans Spencer (g), Washboard Sam (wb)
1975.03.28/29 -- Brattlemoro VT - Spivey 1017, on: Spivey's Blues Showcase (released 1975) - Victoria Spivey (v,u), Ralph Rush (g), Dane Mygind (p), Charlie Collata (g), Harris Rosenfeld (d)
1976.02.02 -- Brooklyn NY - Red Lightnin' 0038, on: More Devil's Music Vol. 2 (released 1983) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
1976.05.22 -- Brattleboro VT - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and Her Boys (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (v,h), Dane Mygind (p), Charlie Collata (g), Barry S. Daggers (b), Ralph Sobol (d)
1976 - watch on YouTube
T B's Got Me (Victoria Spivey)
1936.07.07 -- Chicago IL - 90790-A Decca 7222 - Victoria Spivey (v) And Dot Scott's Rhytm Dukes (prob. Randolph Scott (t), Chick Gordon (as), Leon Washington (ts), Dorothy Scott and poss. Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey (on one p), Bud Washington (d), unknown (sb)) -

Telephoning the Blues (Victoria Spivey)
1929.10.01 -- NYC - 56735-1 Victor V38546 - Victoria Spivey (v), Henry Allen (t), J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Charlie Holmes (ss), Luis Russell (p), Will Johnson (g), Pops Foster (bb)
1931.00.00 -- Chicago IL - Brunswick unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
That Man
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
Thirteen Hours (Victoria Spivey)
1961.06.03 -- NYC - 146 Spivey 1004, on: Three Kings And The Queen - Victoria Spivey (v), Roosevelt Sykes (v,p), Pat Wilson (perc)
Thirty Years (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 12 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 21 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
Thursday Girl (Victoria Spivey)
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
Time Ain't Long
1937.07.21 -- Chicago IL - C-1971-1,-2 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (cl,ts,p,d)
Tired And Sick
1969.05.05 -- Chicago IL - SBH 10649 Blue Horizon unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Paul Oscher (h), Otis Spann (p), Johnny Young (g), Sammy Lawhorn (b), S.P. Leary (d)
Tired O' Savin'
1952.00.00 -- NYC - Savoy unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), Buddy Tate's Band (Buddy Tate (ts)...)
Toothache Blues Part 1 (Oscar Jefferson)
1928.10.17 -- NYC - 401243-B OKeh 8744 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (v), Clarence Williams (p)
Toothache Blues Part 2 (Oscar Jefferson)
1928.10.18 -- NYC - 401247-A OKeh 8744 - Victoria Spivey (v), Lonnie Johnson (v), Clarence Williams (p)
Trouble Hurts (Victoria Spivey)
1966.11.25 -- NYC - Spivey 1008, The Bluesmen of the Muddy Waters Chicago Blues Band (released 1966) - Victoria Spivey (v), George Smith (h), Otis Spann (p,org), Sam Lawhorn, Muddy Waters ("Main Stream")? (g), Luther Johnson (b), Francis Clay (d)
Trouble In Mind (Richard M. Jones)
1936.10.01 -- Chicago IL - C-1509-1 Vocalion 03346 - Victoria Spivey (v), Arnett Nelson (cl), J.H. Shayne (p), prob. John Lindsay (sb), unknown (g,d)
Turpentine (Victoria Spivey)
1962.03.14 -- NYC - 73 Spivey 101. 74 Spivey 1004, on: Three Kings And the Queen - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u)
Two Trains Running (Morgenfield)
1975.00.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1023, on: Victoria Spivey and her Danny Boy (released 1977) - Victoria Spivey (v), Danny Russo (h), Lefty Dizz (g), Larry Johnson (g), Seth Handlerman? (ts), Harris Rosenfeld (Johnny Harris) (d)

Vicksburg Blues
1969.04.10 -- NYC - Spivey 1031, on: Otis Spann: Up in the Queen's Pad - Otis Spann (v,p,), Victoria Spivey (sp,p)
Vic's Mad Blues
1963.06.03 -- NYC - 155 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)

We Both Got To Die
1965.04/06 -- NYC - Spivey 1006, on: Queen And Her Knights - Victoria Spivey (v), Little Brother Montgomery (p), Lonnie Johnson (g), Sonny Greer (d)
What Is This Thing They're Talking About
1961.09.21 -- NYC - Bluesville 1054, on: Woman Blues (released 1962) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
When I Was Seven (Victoria Spivey)
1962.02.01 -- NYC - 2/3 Spivey unissued - Victoria Spivey (v,org,p,u), Eddie Barefield (cl,as), Pat Wilson (d)
1962.02.12 -- NYC - 20 Spivey 1002, on: Victoria And Her Blues - Victoria Spivey (v,p,org,u), Eddie Barefield (as,cl), Pat Wilson (d)
Where Is My Wife
1969.04.00 -- NYC - Spivey 1013, on: The Everlasting Blues vs. Otis Spann (released 1969) - Otis Span (v,p), Victoria Spivey (v), Peter Malick (g), Johnny Young (md), S.P. Leary (d)
Who Care? Nobody!! (Victoria Spivey)
1966.06.06 -- NYC - Spivey 1007, on: Louis Metcalf: I've Got the Peace Brother Blues (At the Ali Baba) - Victoria Spivey (v), Louis Metcalf (t), Sonny White (p), Jerome Patterson (g), Al Matthews (b), Struttin' Sam (d)
Witchcraft Blues
1937.07.21 -- Chicago IL - C-1970-2 Vocalion unissued - Victoria Spivey (v), unknown (cl,ts,p,d)
Won't Need Nobody
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Folkways 3541, on: The Blues Is Life (released 1976) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Kazoo Papa (k), Pat Wilson (d)

You Are My Man (Slick Chick Blues) (Victoria Spivey)
1962.10.18 -- ? - Folkways FA 2691, on: Music Down Home - An Introduction to Negro Folk Music, U.S.A. (released 1965), FS 3541, on: The Blues Is Life (released 1976) - Victoria Spivey (v,p)
You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now! Part 1,2 (Victoria Spivey, Noble Floyd)
1929.07.03 -- NYC - 402491-B, 402492-B OKeh 8733 - Victoria Spivey (v,prob. p), Lonnie Johnson (v,g)
You're A Rank Stud
1973.09.07 -- Ann Arbor MI - Sequel 284, on: Roosevelt Sykes/Victoria Spivey: Grind It! The Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival Vol. 3 (released 1996) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), The Brooklyn Blues Busters (Gary Churchill (ts,cl), John Nuzzo (h), Howard T. Levine (g), John Acerno (b), Eric Nuyhaus (d))
You're My Man
1962.10.18 -- NYC - Xtra 1022, on: Victoria Spivey (released 1965) - Victoria Spivey (v,p), Pat Wilson (d)
Your Worries Ain't Like Mine
1927.11.01 -- NYC - 81598-A OKeh 8565 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (p), Lonnie Johnson (g)
You've Gotta Have What It Takes Part 1,2
1930.06.26 -- NYC - 62291-2, 62292-2 Victor V38609 - Victoria Spivey (v), Porter Grainger (as Harold Grey) (v,p), Teddy Brunn (g)

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