Big Maybelle, Candy
Joe Turner, TV Mama
Muddy Waters, You Can’t Spend What You Ain’t Got
Fisk Jubilee Singers, Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho
Bill Landford and the Landfordaires, Run on for a Long Time
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Didn’t It Rain (Live 1960)
Big Mama Thornton, Hound Dog
Chester Randle’s Soul Senders, Soul Brothers Testify Pt. 1
“Some people go to church just to signify/ Tryin’ to make a date with the neighbor’s wife/ Brother let me tell you just as sure as you’re born/ You better leave that woman alone.”
Big voice for such a skinny dude.
Note the psychedelic accents– that weird green disco-ribbon on the left side of the image. Also, what a technically-adept and charismatic performance.