[Dixielandjazz] A Good Man Is hard To Find
Stephen G Barbone
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Thu Sep 18 21:25:48 PDT 2008
Besides Bessie Smith and Sophie Tucker, "A Good Man Is Hard To Find"
has been recorded by lots of folks The Jazzology label (George Buck)
has 12 albums that include it: For a list see:
Di Anne Price also recorded it and you can hear part of it at CD Baby:
For a 1919 recording of it (prior to Bessie Smith and Sophie Tucker)
Ted Lewis also recorded it.
Less Brown's Band also recorded it in 1993(?) - Curb Records
Alberta Hunter - (Album of the same name) hear it at
For the Bessie Smith version see:
Teresa Brewer also recorded it on a single.
Etc, etc. This from a cursory search.No doubt Bill Haesler could
supply many more versions.
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