Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Want to Be Like Jesus in My Heart
3:08
2 All I Want Is That Pure Religion
3:16
3 Got the Blues
2:55
4 Long Lonesome Blues
2:58
5 Booster Blues
2:51
6 Dry Southern Blues
2:53
7 Black Horse Blues
2:57
8 Corinna Blues
3:09
9 Got the Blues
3:06
10 Long Lonesome Blues
3:12
11 Jack O'Diamond Blues
2:34
12 Jack O'Diamond Blues
2:48
13 Chock House Blues
2:41
14 Beggin Back
2:53
15 Old Rounders Blues
2:48
16 Stocking Feet Blues
3:09
17 That Black Snake Moan
3:07
18 Wartime Blues
3:03
19 Broke and Hungry
3:03
20 Shuckin' Sugar Blues
3:06
21 Booger Rooger Blues
2:51
22 Rabbit Foot Blues
2:58
23 Bad Luck Blues
2:52
Medium 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Black Snake Moan
3:03
2 Match Box Blues
2:55
3 Easy Rider Blues
2:57
4 Match Box Blues
3:11
5 Match Box Blues
3:02
6 Rising High Water Blues
2:30
7 Weary Dogs Blues
3:00
8 Right of Way Blues
2:55
9 Teddy Bear Blues
2:29
10 Teddy Bear Blues
2:35
11 Black Snake Dream Blues
2:39
12 Hot Dogs
2:58
13 He Arose From the Dead
2:47
14 Struck Sorrow Blues
3:15
15 Rambler Blues
2:48
16 Chinch Bug Blues
2:50
17 Deceitful Brownskin Blues
3:00
18 Sunshine Special
2:46
19 Gone Dead on You Blues
2:46
20 Where Shall I Be?
2:33
21 See That My Grave's Kept Clean
2:42
22 One Dime Blues
2:48
23 Lonesome House Blues
2:27
Medium 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Blind Lemon's Penitentiary Blues
2:49
2 Lectric Chair Blues
2:32
3 See That My Grave Is Kept Clean
2:54
4 Lemon's Worried Blues
3:02
5 Mean Jumper Blues
2:39
6 Balky Mule Blues
2:45
7 Change My Luck Blues
2:28
8 Prison Cell Blues
2:48
9 Lemon's Cannon Ball Moan
2:45
10 Long Lastin' Lovin'
2:52
11 Piney Wood's Money Mama
2:59
12 Low Down Mojo Blues
2:50
13 Competition Bed Blues
2:52
14 Lock Step Blues
3:09
15 Hangman's Blues
3:07
16 Sad News Blues
2:42
17 How Long How Long
2:47
18 Lockstep Blues
3:20
19 Hangman's Blues
3:25
20 Christmas Eve Blues
2:58
21 Happy New Year Blues
2:56
22 Maltese Cat Blues
3:05
23 D B Blues
2:46
Medium 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Eagle Eyed Mama
2:45
2 Dynamite Blues
2:56
3 Disgusted Blues
2:51
4 Competition Bed Blues
2:47
5 Sad News Blues / Peach Orchard Mama (Untraced Master)
2:56
6 Oil Well Blues
2:47
7 Tin Cup Blues
2:47
8 Big Night Blues
2:55
9 Empty House Blues
3:00
10 Saturday Night Spender Blues
3:02
11 That Black Snake Moan, Part 2
2:52
12 Peach Orchard Mama
3:05
13 Big Night Blues
3:10
14 Bed Spring Blues
3:07
15 Yo Yo Blues
2:38
16 Mosquito Moan
3:08
17 Southern Women Blues
3:09
18 Bakershop Blues
3:14
19 Pneumonia Blues
3:22
20 Long Distance Moan
3:30
21 That Crawlin' Baby Blues
2:42
22 Fence Breakin' Yellin' Blues
3:04
23 Cat Man Blues
3:15
24 The Cheaters Spell
3:20
25 Bootin' Me 'Bout
3:12

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1926) (track 20)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1926-05) (track 12)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1926-12) (track 22)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1927-03-14) (track 17)
guitar:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1925-12 – 1926-01) (tracks 1–2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926) (track 20)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-03) (tracks 3–6)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-04) (tracks 7–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-05) (tracks 9–13)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-08) (tracks 14–15)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-11) (tracks 16–20)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-12) (tracks 21–23)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-03-14) (track 17)
composer:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 12, 23)
lyricist:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (track 12)
vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1925-12 – 1926-01) (tracks 1–2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926) (track 20)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-03) (tracks 3–6)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-04) (tracks 7–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-05) (tracks 9–13)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-08) (tracks 14–15)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-11) (tracks 16–20)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-12) (tracks 21–23)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-03-14) (track 17)
recording of:
Bad Luck Blues (track 23)
Black Snake Moan (1927-03-14) (track 17)

Medium 2

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1927) (track 6)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1927-03-14) (track 1)
guitar:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-11) (track 1)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-03-14) (tracks 1–2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-04) (tracks 2–5)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-05) (tracks 7–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-06) (tracks 12–13)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-09) (tracks 14–15)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-10) (tracks 16–23)
piano:
George Perkins (1920s blues pianist) (1927) (track 6)
George Perkins (1920s blues pianist) (1927-05) (track 6)
George Perkins (1920s blues pianist) (1927-06) (tracks 10–11)
composer:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5, 21–22)
lyricist:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5, 21)
spoken vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-06) (track 12)
vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1926-11) (track 1)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927) (track 6)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-03-14) (tracks 1–2)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-04) (tracks 2–5)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-05) (tracks 6–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-06) (tracks 10–11, 13)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-09) (tracks 14–15)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1927-10) (tracks 16–23)
is the basis for:
One Kind Favor (track 21)
later versions:
Match Box Blues (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5)
Matchbox (tracks 2, 2, 2, 4–5)
recording of:
Match Box Blues (tracks 4–5)
One Dime Blues (track 22)
Match Box Blues (1927) (track 2)
Black Snake Moan (1927-03-14) (track 1)
Match Box Blues (1927-03-14) (track 2)
Match Box Blues (1927-04) (track 2)

Medium 3

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1928-02) (tracks 3, 8)
guitar:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-02) (tracks 1–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-03) (tracks 9–11)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-06) (track 12)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-07) (tracks 13–19)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-08) (tracks 20–23)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-01) (track 13)
piano:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 17)
composer:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 3, 3)
Leroy Carr (track 17)
lyricist:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (tracks 3, 3)
Leroy Carr (track 17)
vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-02) (tracks 1–8)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-03) (tracks 9–11)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-06) (track 12)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-07) (tracks 13–19)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1928-08) (tracks 20–23)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-01) (track 13)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
One Kind Favor (tracks 3, 3)
recording of:
Balky Mule Blues (track 6)
Prison Cell Blues (track 8)

Medium 4

guitar:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-01) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-03) (tracks 6–12)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-09-24) (tracks 14–25)
vocals:
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-01) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-03) (tracks 6–12)
Blind Lemon Jefferson (American blues and gospel) (1929-09-24) (tracks 14–25)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1991) (track 11)
recording of:
Black Snake Moan (1925) (track 11)