Profilo: Born: June 1, 1899 - Villa Rica, GA Died: January 23, 1993 - Chicago, IL Piano player/songwriter best known for writing blues classic "It's Tight Like That" (1928) and gospel standards like "Precious Lord, Take My Hand" (1932). In 1932 Dorsey (better known as "Rev. Thomas A. Dorsey") completely turned to writing biblical songs. Dorsey got awarded with a Governor's Award For The Arts in Chicago (1985) and a GrammyNational Trustees Award (1992).
Tampa Red Vol. 2 (1929). Songs: 27. Artists: Gospel Camp Meeting Singerss. Tampa Red. Tampa Red and Georgia Tom. Tampa Red with Frankie Jaxon. Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band. Songs: The Hokum Boys - Selling That Stuff 02:54. Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band - Mess, Katie, Mess 03:00. Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band - Sho' Is Hot 03:13. Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band - Boot It Boy 02:59. Tampa Red's Hokum Jug Band - My Daddy Rocks Me (With One Steady Roll) 03:32. Gospel Camp Meeting Singerss - Hold To His Hand 02:59.
Georgia Tom (Thomas A. Dorsey) Vol. 2 (1930-1934). Georgia Tom. 77 listeners. Play track. Go for It. Clarence Green. Georgia Tom (Thomas A. Don't want to see ads?
As Georgia Tom, he teamed up with Tampa Red (Hudson Whittaker), with whom he recorded the raunchy 1928 ragtime hit record "It's Tight Like That", a sensation, eventually selling seven million copies. Dorsey began recording gospel music along with blues in the mid-1920s. These recordings led to his performance at the National Baptist Convention in 1930, and he became the bandleader of two churches in the early 1930s. In his grief after the death of his wife Nettie in 1932, Dorsey wrote his most famous song,. Harper, who had been Ma Rainey's wardrobe mistress, died during childbirth in 1932. Two days later the child, a son, also died. Dorsey died on January 23, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois at age 93. He was interred there in the Oak Woods Cemetery.
Hips (2:49) 18 Jesse James - Sweet Petunia (3:00) 19 Lucille Bogan - Struttin' My Stuff (2:47) 20 Carl Rafferty - Dresser With The Drawers (3:34) 21 Georgia Tom - Fish Hous Blues (2:29) 22 Jimmie Gordon - Little Red Dress (Mary Usta Wear) (2:49) 23 Victoria Spivey - One Hour Mama (2:40) 24 Roosevelt Sykes - Hard Lead Pencil (2:52) 25. Tampa Red - Let Me Play With Your Poodle (2:33).
Tampa Red And His Hokum Jug Band.
TAMPA RED is a jazz related blues music artist. TAMPA RED The Guitar Wizard 1935 - 1953 LP Vinyl Album.
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|A1||Don't Leave Me Here
Written-By – Georgia Thomas Dorsey*
|A2||You Can't Get That Stuff No More
Written-By – Sam Theard
|B1||Pig Meat Blues
Written-By – Unknown Artist
|B2||My Texas Blues
Written-By – Unknown Artist
- Record Company – Jazz Selection
- Printed By – West Brothers Printers Limited
- Liner Notes – Frank Owen
- Vocals, Guitar – Tampa Red
- Vocals, Piano – Georgia Tom