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Waouh. Une vraie claque musicale. Comme on n'en reçoit que très rarement. Big Mama Thornton (Willie Mae de son vrai nom, mais surnommée Big Mama pour sa carrure de taureau, kilos et plutôt du genre à ne pas se laisser emmerder, ni par les producteurs ni par les journalistes ni par qui que ce soit) est probablement la première "star" du blues féminin/5(5). Jul 12,  · View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Story Of My Blues - The Complete Singles A's & B's on Discogs. Jan 01,  · Willie Mae THORNTON a été l’une des plus grandes chanteuses de blues du XX° siècle: elle a enregistré deux magnifiques albums pour le label ARHOOLIE, à savoir In Europe, un album live, où elle est accompagnée par un groupe extraordinaire (celui de la tournée du Chicago blues de avec un Buddy GUY étincelant à la guitare, Walter HORTON à l’harmonica, Eddie BOYD au piano /5(26).

CD 1, 1. Partnership Blues (), 2. Mischievous Boogie (), 3. I Ain't No Fool Either (), 2. The Big Change (), 3. I Smell A Rat (), 4. Yes, Baby (), 5. Willie Mae's Blues (), 6. Tarzan And The Dignified Monkey (), 7. Stop Hoppin' On Me (), 8. Big Mama Thornton - The Complete () VA - Sixty. “Willie Mae ‘Big Mama’ Thornton is in my opinion the greatest female blues singer of this and any other decade,” renowned producer Chris Strachwitz proclaimed in the liner notes to the Arhoolie album Big Mama Thornton In kenotihytosoundbicobicakingmul.coinfoon, a big, brawny belter who sometimes played drums or harmonica and sang in a husky, masculine-sounding voice, was unique among blues queens. Big Mama Thornton, Performer - Willie Mae Thornton, Composer, Lyricist. Railroad. Stop Hoppin' On Me. Buy an album or an individual track. Or listen to our entire catalogue with our high-quality unlimited streaming subscriptions. The Story of My Blues: The Complete Singles As & Bs () Big Mama Thornton. Willie Mae “Big Mama” Thornton By Doyle M. Pace, originally published in the February Blues News In , Willie Mae “Big Mama” Thornton recorded a robust and raunchy number with a lot of innuendo and double entendre about a fed-up female who . Willie Mae Thornton (December 11, – July 25, ), better known as Big Mama Thornton, was an American rhythm-and-blues singer and songwriter. She was the first to record Leiber and Stoller's "Hound Dog", in , which became her biggest hit, staying seven weeks at number one on the Billboard R&B chart in and selling almost two million copies. Jul 07,  · 50+ videos Play all Mix - Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton ‎– Hound Dog YouTube Big Mama Thornton Rooster Blues / Ball & Chain - Hound Dog (Legends Of Rhythm & Blues -7+8) - .


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  2. Willie Mae Thornton (December 11, – July 25, ) better known as Big Mama Thornton, was an American rhythm-and-blues singer and songwriter. She was the first to record Leiber and Stoller's "Hound Dog", in , which became her biggest hit, staying seven weeks at number one on the Billboard R&B chart in and selling almost two.
  3. Willie Mae “Big Mama” Thornton By Doyle M. Pace, originally published in the February Blues News In , Willie Mae “Big Mama” Thornton recorded a robust and raunchy number with a lot of innuendo and double entendre about a fed-up female who .
  4. Jul 07,  · 50+ videos Play all Mix - Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton ‎– Hound Dog YouTube Big Mama Thornton Rooster Blues / Ball & Chain - Hound Dog (Legends Of Rhythm & Blues -7+8) - .
  5. May 01,  · Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton (December 11, -- July 25, ) was an American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter. She was .
  6. Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton Willie Mae Thornton () was an influential African American blues singer and songwriter whose career extended from the s to the early s. She was called "Big Mama" for both her size and her robust, powerful voice. She is best known for her gutsy rhythm and blues recording of "Hound Dog," later covered by Elvis Presley, and for her original.
  7. Willie Mae Thornton toured the south as a blues singer in the s. In Big Mama landed a five-year contract, singing with the Louis Jordan Band in Houston, Texas. She wrote and sang blues songs, played the harmonica and taught herself to play the drums (I got tired of everbody messin' up so I .
  8. "Hound Dog" is a twelve-bar blues song written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. Recorded originally by Big Mama Thornton on August 13, , in Los Angeles and released by Peacock Records in late February , "Hound Dog" was Thornton's only hit record, selling over , copies, spending 14 weeks in the R&B charts, including seven weeks at number one.

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