Wynonie Harris

Good Morning Judge
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Artist: Wynonie Harris
Track: Good Morning Judge
Album: Bloodshot Eyes: The Best of Wynonie Harris
Label: Rhino
Year: 1950/1994

One of those schlock/shock/cock rockers like The Meatmen, The Mentors, The Nig Heist or GG Allin should really have covered this song at some point.

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Im Sitting On Top Of The World - Al Jolson

Ain’t No Rockin’ No More - Roy Brown

Good Rockin’ Tonight - Wynonie Harris

Open Up That Door - Nappy Brown

Under the Spell of the Blues - Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb and His Orchestra

Why Don’t You Do Right - Benny Goodman and His Orchestra & Peggy Lee

Beyond the Sea - Bobby Darin

Begin the Beguine - Artie Shaw

Heartaches By the Number (Re-Recorded Version) - Guy Mitchell

Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me) - Glenn Miller and His Orchestra

You Was - Dean Martin

Come Fly With Me - Frank Sinatra

Stompin’ At the Savoy - Duke Ellington

Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall - Ella Fitzgerald

I Don’t Want to Set the World On Fire - The Ink Spots

I Ain’t Got Nothin’ but the Blues - Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington and His Orchestra

Call Rosie On The Phone (Re-Recorded Version) [Re-Recorded] - Guy Mitchell

The Dipsy Doodle - Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb and His Orchestra

Flapper Rag - The Sid Phillips Band

If I Had a Million - Chuck Willis

Happy Times (From 1949 Show “Inspector General”) - Bob Crosby and the Bobcats

Them There Eyes - Peggy Lee

Stormy Weather - Frank Sinatra

Slippin’ and Slidin’ - Hal David & John Cacavas

Maybe - The Ink Spots

A Wonderful Guy - Tex Beneke

Rosalie - Artie Shaw and His Orchestra

It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) [Live Côte D'Azur 7/29/66] - Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington and His Orchestra

Ain’t Misbehavin’ - Louis Armstrong

The One I Love Belongs to Somebody Else - Helen Forrest

Is It True What They Say About Dixie - Sid Phillips & His Band

Way Back Home - Bob Crosby and the Bobcats

In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree - Louis Armstrong & The Mills Brothers

The Sun Ain’t Gonna Come Out Today - Hal David & John Cacavas

Anything Goes - Sutton Foster & Anything Goes New Broadway Company

Amoresque - Sid Phillips

Crazy He Calls Me - Billie Holiday

Rum and Coca Cola - The Sign Posters

Easy Living - Billie Holiday

Fly Me to the Moon (feat. Count Basie and His Orchestra) - Frank Sinatra

Grandma Plays the Numbers - Wynonie Harris

Just a Little Love - Nappy Brown

Singing the Blues - Guy Mitchell & Ray Conniff and His Orchestra

Jeepers Creepers (Single) - Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra

Summertime - Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra

The Booglie Wooglie Piggy - Glenn Miller and His Orchestra

Jumpin’ at the Woodside (1938 Version) - Count Basie and His Orchestra

Chicago - Benny Goodman

Just a Little Bit South of North Carolina - Dean Martin

Don’t Be Angry - Nappy Brown

Beatin’ Bangin’ & Scratchin’ - Danny Kaye

Grandma Plays the Numbers - Wynonie Harris

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Wynonie Harris-Don’t Roll Those Bloodshot Eyes At Me 

“ You should join the circus, you’d make a real good clown” 

Hahaha, one of my favorite dancing songs.

Bloodshot Eyes
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Artist: Wynonie Harris
Track: Bloodshot Eyes
Album: Bloodshot Eyes: The Best of Wynonie Harris
Label: Rhino
Year: 1994 (originally released in 1951)

You can dig back a long way to find the origins of Rock ‘n’ Roll, but with the Jump Blues of Wynonie Harris the pieces were nearly all in place. Just add some Chuck Berry guitar and you’re there.

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