Shades of Blue playlist for 04/12/2008

Bessie SmithBlack Mountain Blues
Ma Rainey w/Louis ArmstrongSee See Rider
Ma RaineyCounting the Blues
Bessie SmithMama's Got the Blues
Bessie SmithJail House Blues
Billie HolidayDid I Remember?
Billie HolidayI'll Be Seeing You
Billie HolidayCan't Help Loving Dat Man
Billie HolidayWhat a Little Moonlight Can Do
Billie HolidayThat Old Devil Called Love
Billie HolidayThese Foolish Things
Billie HolidayI Got A Right to Sing the Blues
Billie HolidaySugar
Billie HolidayAll Of Me
Billie HolidaySwing Brother, Swing
Billie HolidayLet's Do It
Barrel House AnnieIf It Don't Fit Don't Force It
Lil' JohnsonSam the Hot Dog Man
Lil' Mae KirklandHe's Just My Size
Julia LeeKing Sized Papa
Dinah WashingtonBig Long Sliding Thing
Buck WashingtonSave the Roach For Me
Ella FitzgeraldWacky Dust
Cab CallowayKicking the Gong Around
Muddy WatersCocaine and Reefer
Cleo BrownThe Stuff Is Here and it's Mellow
Louis JordonWhiskey Do Your Stuff
Otis RushCross Cut Saw
The CloversYour Cash Ain't Nothing But Trash
Shemekia CopelandKa Ching
Linda HopkinsWhy Don't you Do Right?*
John Lee HookerI Need Some Money

Birthday salutes to Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, "Lady Day" Billie Holiday, Otis Rush and Muddy Waters (the guy who inspired the Beatles AND the Rolling Stones!) Second hour featues songs of dope and depravity to get us ready for the big 420. Plus more songs about $ for Radiothon.