- Ballad of the Blues
Name = Ballad of the Blues
Type = studio
Traditional pop, Blues, Folk
Label = Columbia (1959), Feinery (2003)
Last album =
This album = "Ballad of the Blues"
Next album =
"Ballad of the Blues" is a 1959 album by
Jo Stafford. It is a concept album which tells a story through song, showcasing the influence of the Blues. The album has a predominantly pop setting and sees Stafford accompanied by her husband Paul Westonand backed by The Starlighters. Originally released in 1959 it was re-issued in 2003 with extra tracks featuring Stafford's explanation of the original release.
# "The Blues Is an Old Old Story"
# "Street Cries"
# "John Henry"
# "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child"
# "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen"
# "The Blues Is a Tale of Trouble"
Kansas City Blues"
# "The Blues Is a Traveling Thing"
# "He's Gone Away"
# "Seems Like When It Comes in the Morning"
# "Every Night When the Sun Goes In"
# "Times Change and Things Change"
Blues in the Night"
# "The Blues Is an Old Old Story (Reprise)"
# "A Conversation With Jo Stafford" (2003 release)
* [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:wpftxqt5ld0e Ballad of the Blues] at
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Nina Simone Sings the Blues — Studio album by Nina Simone Released 1967 Recorded RCA Vic … Wikipedia
The Chesterfield Supper Club — Perry Como and Jo Stafford broadcasting from a TWA Constellation (April 5, 1946). Genre Musical variety Running time 15 minutes … Wikipedia
Blues in the Night — Infobox Standard title = Blues in the Night english title = comment = from the film of the same name image size = caption = writer = composer = Harold Arlen lyricist = Johnny Mercer published = 1941 written = language = English form = original… … Wikipedia
Blues ballad — The blues ballad creates the sound of the blues using a blues scale and blues style chord progressions with a bridge using a different bluesy chord progression) in the conventional 32 bar popular song from Tin Pan Alley. Among the best known… … Wikipedia
The Fabulous Johnny Cash — The Fabulous Johnny Cash … Википедия
The Residents — Origin Shreveport, Louisiana, United States Genres Avant garde, experimental, multimedia art Years active 1966 1969–present Labels … Wikipedia
The House of the Rising Sun — is a folk song from the United States. Also called House of the Rising Sun or occasionally Rising Sun Blues , it tells of a life gone wrong in New Orleans. Depending on the version, the song may be sung from the perspective of a woman or a man.… … Wikipedia
The Legend — Compilación de Johnny Cash Publicación 2 de agosto de 2005 Grabación 2 de abril de 1956 a Noviembre de 2004 Género(s) Country … Wikipedia Español
The Baron (album) — The Baron Album par Johnny Cash Sortie 1981 Enregistrement Mars 1981 Durée 30:36 Genre Country Producteur Billy Sherrill … Wikipédia en Français
The Tennessee Three — Pays d’origine États Unis Genre musical Musique country Rock n Roll Années d activité Depuis 1955 Membres Rodney Blake Powell Bob Wootton Vicky Wootton Scarlett Wootton Lisa Horngren … Wikipédia en Français