Bert Williams

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Bert Williams was the recording industry's first important and enduring black artist. His dry but insightful humor, coupled with a downtrodden but persevering persona, found popular success at the turn…
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Year Album Artist
2019 The Capitol Years 1946-1951 Tex Williams Composer
2013 1970-1987 Ry Cooder Composer
2013 WomanChild Cécile McLorin Salvant Composer
2012 360 Sound: The Columbia Records Story Primary Artist
2012 Bing in Dixieland Bing Crosby Composer
2012 Black Manhattan, Vol. 2 Rick Benjamin / The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra Composer
2012 Pennant-Winning Battery of Songland: Breakthrough Recordings, 1916-1918 Van & Schenck Composer
2012 Rattle Them Bones Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Composer
2009 1906: When Things Was Lookin' Bright Baritone (Vocal), Composer, Primary Artist
2008 Petite Fleur [Definitive] Sidney Bechet Composer
2008 Rhythm & Swing Django Reinhardt Composer
2007 Jazz at Villa Durio Fabrizio Bosso Composer
2007 Live at Carnegie Hall: 40th Anniversary Concert Benny Goodman Composer
2007 Live at the Savoy 1939-40 Ella Fitzgerald Composer
2007 Manuia ! Ukulele Club de Paris Composer
2007 Mastercuts Gold: Best of Nina Simone Nina Simone Composer
2007 Nature Boy Denis Chang and Fleche d'Or Composer
2007 Stoking the Fire: The Whole Story, Vol. 2 The Firehouse Five Plus Two Composer
2006 1947-1948 Benny Goodman Composer
2006 America's Greatest Hits, Vol. 6: 1955 Composer
2006 Blue Room: 1933-36 Isham Jones Composer
2006 Collectables Classics [Box Set] The Four Lads Composer
2006 From Ragtime to Jazz, Vol. 4: 1896-1922 Primary Artist
2006 Hooray for Spinach Paul Whiteman Composer
2006 Last Encounter: Hollywood Bowl 1963 Bobby Hackett Composer
2006 Legends [3CD] [Sony] Nina Simone Composer
2006 On Stage with Benny Goodman and His Sextet Benny Goodman & His Sextet / Benny Goodman Composer
2006 Ricky Jay Plays Poker Primary Artist
2006 That Devilin' Tune, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
2006 Where You Been So Long? Tangleweed Composer
2006 Ziegfeld Follies [Living Era] Primary Artist
2005 1951-1953 Mezz Mezzrow Composer
2005 Big T [Proper] Jack Teagarden Composer
2005 Complete Trumpet Kings Battle: Studio Sessions Dizzy Gillespie Composer
2005 Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry 1891-1922 Primary Artist
2005 Remembering Bobby Darin Roger Kellaway Composer
2005 That's a Plenty Bunny Berigan Composer
2005 The Best of Dixieland Dixieland Composer
2005 The Best of Lionel Hampton [2005] Lionel Hampton Composer
2004 1945-1953 Joe Sullivan Composer
2004 BD Jazz Series Django Reinhardt Composer
2004 Best of Jazz [BMG 2004] Composer
2004 Broadway: The American Musical Primary Artist, Vocals
2004 Gotta Right to Sing the Blues [Proper] Jack Teagarden Composer
2004 In the Land of Oobladee Alice in Dixieland Composer
2004 Love Songs [BMG] Nina Simone Composer
2004 Stomp and Swerve: American Music Gets Hot Primary Artist
2004 The Early Jazz Sides: 1932-1937 Tommy Dorsey Composer
2004 The Early Years 1901-1909 Bert Williams Primary Artist
2004 The Late Great Nina Simone Nina Simone Composer
2004 The Phonographic Yearbook: 1920 - Even Water's Getting Weaker Primary Artist
2004 The Very Best of Django Reinhardt [Kala] Django Reinhardt Composer
2003 1913: Come and See the Big Parade Primary Artist
2003 1928-1937 Miff Mole Composer
2003 All American Country Jerry Reed Composer
2003 Anthology Nina Simone Composer
2003 Boogie Woogie Cowboy Merle Travis Composer
2003 Four Women: The Nina Simone Philips Recordings Nina Simone Composer
2003 I'm Getting Sentimental Over You [Collectables] Tommy Dorsey Composer
2003 Live Through The Years Elison Saxophone Quartet Composer
2003 Live and Lighting It Up in New Orleans The Dixieland Ramblers Composer
2003 Musically Speaking Vincent Lopez / Vincent Lopez & his Orchestra Composer
2003 My Baby Just Cares for Me [Jazz Time] Nina Simone Composer
2003 Sports Jams Composer
2003 Strike Two Allan Vaché Composer
2003 Suddenly It's Swing/Swingin Eye Si Zentner Composer
2003 The Pye Jazz Albums Kenny Ball / Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen Composer
2003 The Lady Has the Blues Nina Simone Composer
2003 The Middle Years 1910-1918 Bert Williams Primary Artist, Liner Notes, Baritone (Vocal), Soloist, Monologue, Composer
2003 The Nina Simone Story Nina Simone Composer
2003 The Phonographic Yearbook: 1907 - "Dear Old Golden Rule Days" Baritone (Vocal), Primary Artist
2003 Young, Gifted and Black Nina Simone Composer
2002 1942: A Time to Remember, 20 Original Chart Hits Composer
2002 1950-1951 Louis Armstrong Composer
2002 After Hours at Minton's Thelonious Monk Composer
2002 At His Best [Empress] Phil Harris Composer
2002 Dixie by Dorsey/Dorseyland Dance Parade Jimmy Dorsey Composer
2002 Emergency Ward!/It Is Finished/Black Gold Nina Simone Composer
2002 Fourtieth Anniversary Wolverines Jazz Band of Bern Composer
2002 Freedom: Songs from the Hearts of America Primary Artist
2002 Golden Greats The Mills Brothers Composer
2002 Golden Greats: Greatest Dixieland Jazz Composer
2002 His Final Releases 1919-1922 Bert Williams Primary Artist
2002 Hits of 1920 Primary Artist
2002 Morning Glory Red Nichols Composer
2002 My Baby Just Cares for Me [303 Recordings] Nina Simone Composer
2002 The Alternative Takes: 1935-1945 Bud Freeman Composer
2002 The Ultimate Irving Berlin, Vol. 1 [Original Cast Recordings] Performer, Primary Artist, Vocals
2002 The Very Best of Merle Travis Merle Travis Composer
2002 Tin Roof Blues Georg Brunis Composer
2002 Voices of Black America Primary Artist
2001 20 Classic Hits Benny Goodman Composer
2001 A Night With Eddie Condon Kenny Davern Composer
2001 Complete American Small Group Recordings Don Byas Composer
2001 Cradle of Jazz [Tokuma] Composer
2001 His Best Recordings: 1927-1944 Pee Wee Russell Composer
2001 Honky Tonk Train Blues Bob Zurke Composer
2001 Jazz in Paris: Classic Jazz at Saint Germain des Pres Jimmy Archey / Albert Nicholas Composer
2001 Spreadin' Joy: 1940-50 Sidney Bechet Composer
2001 Swing Along/Everything Goes The Four Lads Composer
2001 Swinging Big Band Leader Cab Calloway Composer
2001 Take Me to the Land of Jazz Pee Wee Russell Composer
2001 The Complete Set: 1922-1925 New Orleans Rhythm Kings Composer
2001 The Incredible Cab Calloway Cab Calloway Composer
2001 This Is Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra, Vol. 2 Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra Composer
2001 Wild Cats Joe Venuti Composer
2000 A Little Corner of Paradise Koen De Cauter Composer
2000 American III: Solitary Man Johnny Cash Composer
2000 American Pop: An Audio History Performer
2000 As Good as It Gets: Jazz Early Days Composer
2000 Bert Williams: The Remaining Titles 1915-1921 Bert Williams Primary Artist, Vocals, Composer
2000 Bittersweet: The Very Best of Nina Simone Nina Simone Composer
2000 For Lester and Billie Monica Zetterlund Composer
2000 Legendary Voices of Vaudeville Performer, Primary Artist
2000 Let Me Entertain You: Carol Burnett Sings Carol Burnett Composer
2000 My Baby Just Cares for Me [Import] Nina Simone Composer
2000 New Orleans Trumpet Kevin Clark Composer
2000 Over and Over Again/Live at the Roosevelt Grill Wilbur De Paris Composer
2000 Platinum Series Nina Simone Composer
2000 Plays One More Time Again Boll Weevil Jass Band Composer
2000 Reunion in Ragtime Bob Darch Composer
2000 Rhapsodies in Black: Music and Words From the Harlem Renaissance Performer, Primary Artist
2000 Stealin' Apples Benny Goodman Composer
2000 The Gold Collection: Classic Performances Nina Simone Composer
2000 The Very Best of Django Reinhardt [Cleopatra] Django Reinhardt Composer
2000 Wrappin' It Up Benny Goodman Composer
1999 1966 New Orleans All Stars Composer
1999 Battle Hymn of the Republic Red Nichols / Red Nichols & His Five Pennies Composer
1999 Calvary Chapel Music Praise, Vol. 4 Composer
1999 Pop Music: The Early Years 1890-1950 Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1999 Satchmo and the Dukes of Dixieland Dukes of Dixieland Composer
1999 Somebody Else Not Me Dave Van Ronk Composer
1999 Sony Music 100 Years: Soundtrack for a Century Performer, Primary Artist
1998 1946 Bud Freeman Composer
1998 Ain't Got No - I Got Life: In Concert Nina Simone Composer
1998 America's Premier Dixieland Jazz Band Live 1950 Jimmy Dorsey Composer
1998 Great Traditionalists and Quartier Latin Jazz Band Benny Waters Composer
1998 Harry James & His Orchestra: 1939-1949 Harry James Composer
1998 Jazz Holiday, 1926-1931: Early Benny Goodman Benny Goodman Composer
1998 Legends & Songwriters in Concert 1941 Composer
1998 Roots of Swing Composer
1998 Sweet Swing Composer
1998 The Very Best of Nina Simone: Sugar in My Bowl 1967-1972 Nina Simone Composer
1998 This Is Jazz, Vol. 1: The Historical Broadcasts Composer
1997 After the Fall Mary Coughlan Composer
1997 Giants of the Big Band Era [Madacy] Composer
1997 House of Blues: Essential Women in Blues Composer
1997 Music of Prohibition Performer, Primary Artist
1997 Nina Simone [Eagle] Nina Simone Composer
1997 Radio Years 1940-1945 Cab Calloway Composer
1997 Released Nina Simone Composer
1997 Star Spangled Rhythm [Smithsonian] Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Stuyvesant Stompers: Dr. Jazz, Vol. 12 Stuyvesant Stompers Composer
1997 The Sugar Hill Records Story Composer
1996 1938-1942 James P. Johnson Composer
1996 Cruisin' with Cab Cab Calloway & His Orchestra Composer
1996 Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans? Pete Fountain Composer
1996 Jonah Man: A Tribute to Bert Williams Max Morath Tributee, Composer
1996 Masters of Jazz, Vol. 1: Traditional Classics Composer
1996 Mega Disco Composer
1996 Nellie Lutcher & Her Rhythm Nellie Lutcher / Nellie Lutcher & Her Rhythm Composer
1996 Oh! You Beautiful Doll Robert DeCormier Composer
1996 On Your Toes Bunny Berigan Composer
1996 Original Historic Recordings Sidney Bechet Composer
1996 Overpowered by Funk Composer
1996 Sounds of New Orleans Rene Netto Composer
1996 Swing-Dance, Vol. 1 Composer
1996 Vintage Collections Series Tex Williams Composer
1995 1939-1940 Bud Freeman Composer
1995 After Hours Nina Simone Composer
1995 Best of the Big Bands [1995 Madacy] Composer
1995 Made in the Shade Made in the Shade Composer
1995 On the Air Lu Watters & the Yerba Buena Jazz Band Composer
1995 The EP Collection Bing Crosby Composer
1995 The Essential Jerry Reed Jerry Reed Composer
1995 The Good Time Jazz Story Composer
1994 Big Band Spectacular, Vols. 1-2 Benny Goodman / The Glenn Miller Orchestra Composer
1994 Les Plus Belles Musiques des Films de Louis De Funès Composer
1994 New Orleans: The Living Legends, Vol. 1 Kid Thomas / Kid Thomas & His Algiers Stompers Composer
1994 Originals & Ragtime: San Francisco Style, Vol. 2 Lu Watters & the Yerba Buena Jazz Band Composer
1994 Tomato Collection Nina Simone Composer
1994 Verve Jazz Masters 33 Benny Goodman Composer
1993 Big Bad John [Bear Family/Sony] Jimmy Dean Composer
1993 Muggshot Muggsy Spanier Composer
1993 Music from the New York Stage 1890-1920, Vol. 1: 1890-1908 Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1993 Music from the New York Stage 1890-1920, Vol. 2: 1908-1913 Vocals, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1993 Music from the New York Stage 1890-1920, Vol. 3: 1913-1917 Vocals, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1993 Music from the New York Stage 1890-1920, Vol. 4: 1917-1920 Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1993 Point of No Return Hans Zimmer Composer
1993 That's a Plenty Yank Lawson Composer
1993 The Essential Nina Simone Nina Simone Composer
1993 The Great Tommy Dorsey Tommy Dorsey Composer
1993 This Is Art Deco Vocals, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1993 Tribute to Black Entertainers Vocals, Performer, Primary Artist
1992 Bubbling Brown Sugar [Original London Cast] Original London Cast Composer/Lyricist
1992 Let's Dance [Laserlight] Benny Goodman Composer
1992 Ozark Blues Baker-Baldwin Radiogram Washboards Composer
1992 The California Concerts Louis Armstrong Composer
1991 1940 Cab Calloway & His Orchestra Composer
1991 Fine & Dandy Teddy Wilson Composer
1991 Jazz Club: Dixieland Composer
1991 New Orleans 1918-1929: Where Jazz Was Born Composer
1991 The Blues Nina Simone Composer
1991 The Collection [BMG 1991] Nina Simone Composer
1991 Twice in a While Classic Jazz Ensemble Composer
1991 Unreleased Radio Transcriptions 1944-1949 Merle Travis Composer
1990 1934-1937 Earl Hines & His Orchestra Composer
1990 Concord Jazz: Collector's Series Sampler Composer
1990 Definitive, Vol. 1 Eddie Condon & His All-Stars Composer
1990 Jumpin' Jive Cab Calloway Composer
1990 Town Hall Concerts, Vol. 5 Eddie Condon Composer
1989 Jazz A-Plenty Wild Bill Davison Composer
1989 Whalin' The Nuclear Whales Saxophone Orchestra Composer
1988 1939-1940: Cruisin' with Cab Calloway Duke Ellington Composer
1988 Rags and Riches David Dusing Singers Composer
1987 Basin Street Canadian Brass Composer
1986 16 Dixieland Favorites The Firehouse Five Plus Two Composer
1986 Jazz Collection: Tea for Two Tommy Dorsey Composer
1986 Trambone Moan Bill Bissonette & His Easy Riders Jazz Band / Big Bill Bissonnette Composer
1984 Afterthoughts Audrey Morris Composer
1982 20 of the Best Jerry Reed Composer
1982 Artistry of Nina Simone Nina Simone Composer
1982 Best of Lawrence Welk Lawrence Welk Composer
1979 Raw Silk Randy Crawford Composer
1978 Hard Times [Rounder] Vocals, Piano, Performer, Primary Artist
1978 Jazz Ry Cooder Composer
1978 The Hits of Jerry Reed Jerry Reed Composer
1977 Alone at the Palace Dave McKenna / Joe Venuti Composer
1977 Sliding By Joe Venuti Composer
1976 Bubbling Brown Sugar [Original Broadway Cast] Composer
1976 Songs of the Poets Nina Simone Composer
1974 It Is Finished Nina Simone Composer
1974 Two for the Road Herb Ellis Composer
1973 The Uptown Poker Club Jerry Reed Composer
1970 Live World's Greatest Jazz Band Composer
1970 Live at the Roosevelt Grill Bob Haggart / Yank Lawson / World's Greatest Jazz Band Composer
1970 The Best of Nina Simone [RCA] Nina Simone Composer
1969 Gotta Travel On Jimmy Dean Composer
1968 Country's Favorite Son Jimmy Dean Composer
1967 Carol Burnett Sings Carol Burnett Composer
1967 Nina Simone Sings the Blues Nina Simone Composer
1965 That Happy Dixieland Jazz Jimmy McPartland Composer
1964 All-Star Stompers Albert Nicholas Composer
1964 Broadway - Blues - Ballads Nina Simone Composer
1962 Portrait of Jimmy Dean Jimmy Dean Composer
1961 Carol Burnett Remembers How They Stopped the Show Carol Burnett Composer
1960 Suddenly It's Swing Si Zentner & His Orchestra Composer
1959 The Famous Castle Jazz Band Plays "The Five Pennies" The Castle Jazz Band Composer
1959 The Scobey Story, Vol. 1 Bob Scobey / Bob Scobey's Frisco Band Composer
1958 Dixieland Jam Eddie Condon & His All-Stars Composer
1958 Jack Teagarden Sextet Featuring Don Ewell Jack Teagarden Composer
1958 Jumpin' with Jonah Jonah Jones Composer
1955 Mr. Piano Man Joe Sullivan Composer
1955 The Spring Street Stompers at Carnegie Hall Spring Street Stompers Composer
1954 Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band (1954) Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band Composer
1919: Jazzin' Around And Paintin' The Town Primary Artist
At the Jazz Band Ball: Chicago/New York Dixieland Composer
Bird's Eyes Phil Woods Composer
Cuttin' Out Bill Coleman Composer
Does A Bear Scat In The Woods? Rich Owens Composer
Fountain of Youth/Blues Line Pete Fountain Composer
Gettin' Together George Wettling Composer
Jack Hits the Road Lu Watters Composer
Looking Better Every Beer Composer
Nobody and Other Songs Bert Williams Primary Artist
Really the Blues? A Blues History, 1893-1959, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
Sing! Sing! Sing!, Vol. 1: 1936-1938 Bunny Berigan & The Rhythmakers Composer
The Early Decca Recordings Nat Gonella / Nat Gonnella Composer
Vaudeville Blues 1919-1941: Blues Links - Vaudeville & Rural Blues Primary Artist, Spoken Word