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THE WORKS OF BLANCHE CALLOWAY and WHERE TO FIND THEM

Does this page include all the works of Blanche Calloway? No, only the ones we know how to find! See the end of this table for recommendations and links to amazon.com.
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Title of Work Type Date Where to Find It Comments
Black and Blue Song 8/13/29 Ruben Reeves: The Complete Vocalions, 1928-1933; Timeless Records CBC 1-039 Jazz. (Fats Waller, Harry Brooks, Andy Razaf)
Blue Memories Song 11/18/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Calloway-Mosley)
Casey Jones Blues Song 3/2/31 Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy 1929-1931; Chronogical Classics, vol. 655 (traditional) Vocals by Billy Massey.
Catch On Song 8/27/34 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Calloway-Farrell)
Concentratin' on You Song 11/18/31 1) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 
2) Cab Calloway & Co, RCA 66496-2
(Fats Waller-Andy Razaf)
Do I Know What I'm Doing? Song 9/12/29 Ruben Reeves: The Complete Vocalions, 1928-1933; Timeless Records CBC 1-039 Jazz. (Leo Robin, Coslow, Whiting)
Growlin' Dan Song 1) 11/18/31
2) 8/27/34
1-2) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 
1) Cab Calloway & Co, RCA 66496-2
(Calloway-Hart) This was Blanche's signature tune. Note the reference to Minnie the Moocher.
Have You Ever Felt That Way? Song 9/8/29 Ruben Reeves: The Complete Vocalions, 1928-1933; Timeless Records CBC 1-039 Jazz. (Clarence Williams, Castleton)
Head Low Song 8/25/29 Ruben Reeves: The Complete Vocalions, 1928-1933; Timeless Records CBC 1-039 Jazz. (Robinson, Skinner)
I Got What It Takes Song 11/18/31 1) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 
2) Sissy Man Blues, Mojo 304
(Williams-Jenkins)
I Gotta Swing Instr. 11/6/35 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Robinson-Calloway)
I Need Lovin' Song 1) 3/2/31 
2) 8/27/34
1a) Cab Calloway & Co, RCA 66496-2 
1b) Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy 1929-1931; Chronogical Classics, vol. 655 
2) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783
(Creamer-Johnson)
I'm Gettin' Myself Ready for You Song 3/27/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Porter) Tenor sax by Ben Webster.
It Looks Like Suzie Song 6/11/31 1) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 
2) Cab Calloway & Co, RCA 66496-2
(Friend) Cab Calloway also recorded this song.
It's Right Here for You Song 5/8/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Bradford) This song was also recorded by Willie "the Lion" Smith and the Georgia Strutters, with vocals by the composer.
Just a Crazy Song Song 3/27/31 1) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 
2) Cab Calloway & Co, RCA 66496-2
(Smith-Williams) Earliest recording of Ben Webster, on tenor sax. Cozy Cole on drums later joined Cab's band.
Last Dollar Song 11/18/31 1) Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 
2) Cab Calloway & Co, RCA 66496-2 
(Nichols)
Lazy Woman's Blues Song 11/9/25 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Jones) Accompanied by Louis Armstrong on the cornet.
Line-A-Jive Instr. 11/6/35 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Stein-Calloway)
Lonesome Lovesick Song 11/9/25 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Jones) Accompanied by Louis Armstrong on the cornet.
Louisiana Liza Song 11/06/35 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Stein-Calloway)
Loveless Love Song 3/27/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Handy) Tenor sax by Ben Webster.
Make Me Know It (If You Mean What You Say) Song 6/11/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Williams-Temple)
Misery Song 5/8/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Johnson-Razaf)
Moanin' Low Song 8/15/29 Ruben Reeves: The Complete Vocalions, 1928-1933; Timeless Records CBC 1-039 Jazz. (Ralph Raingger, Howard Dietz)
Shoo Shoo Boogie Boo Song 9/12/29 Ruben Reeves: The Complete Vocalions, 1928-1933; Timeless Records CBC 1-039 Jazz. (Leo Robin, Coslow, Whiting)
Sugar Blues Song 3/27/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Fletcher-Williams) Vocals by Billy Massey. Tenor sax by Ben Webster.
There's Rhythm in the River Song 3/2/31 Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy 1929-1931; Chronogical Classics, vol. 655 (Webster)
What's a Poor Gal Gonna Do? Song 8/27/34 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Calloway-Cameron)
When I Can't Be With You Song 6/11/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Redman-Palmer)
Without That Gal! Song 6/11/31 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Donaldson)
You Ain't Living Right Song 11/6/35 Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys 1925-1935; Chronogical Classics, vol. 783 (Cameron-Calloway)

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