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Blues After Hours (1960)Edit

Blues After Hours
Blues After Hours
  1. Dust My Blues
  2. Sunnyland
  3. Mean and Evil
  4. Dark and Dreary
  5. Standing at the Crossroads
  6. Happy Home
  7. No Love in My Heart for You
  8. Blues Before Sunrise
  9. I Was a Fool
  10. Goodbye Baby

The Sky Is Crying (1965)Edit

The Sky Is Crying
The Sky Is Crying
  1. The Sky Is Crying
  2. Dust My Bloom
  3. I Held My Baby
  4. Fine Little Mama
  5. Bobbie's Rock
  6. I Can't Stop Lovin' You
  7. I Done Somebody Wrong
  8. Rollin' and Tumblin'
  9. One Way Out
  10. My Bleeding Heart
  11. I'm Worried
  12. Standing at the Crossroads

I Need You (1966)Edit

I Need You
I Need You
  1. Make My Dreams Come True
  2. Got to Move
  3. I Need You
  4. Something Inside of Me
  5. Look on Yonder Wall
  6. Shake Your Money Maker
  7. Strange Angels
  8. Early One Morning
  9. She Done Moved
  10. Baby Please Set a Date

One Way Out (1980)Edit

One Way Out
One Way Out
  1. Talk to Me Baby (I Can't Hold Out)
  2. Shake Your Money Maker
  3. Can't Stop Lovin' My Baby
  4. It Hurts Me Too
  5. The Sky Is Crying
  6. Cry for Me Baby
  7. Something Inside of Me
  8. Standing at the Crossroads
  9. Coming Home
  10. Rollin' and Tumblin'
  11. Take Me Where You Go
  12. I Need You
  13. Person to Person
  14. One Way Out
  15. The Twelve Year Old Boy
  16. Dust My Broom (I Believe My Time Ain't Long)

Shake Your Moneymaker (1986)Edit

Shake Your Moneymaker
Shake Your Moneymaker
  1. Dust My Broom
  2. The Twelve Year Old Boy
  3. Coming Home
  4. It Hurts Me Too
  5. Elmore's Contribution to Jazz
  6. Cry for Me Baby
  7. Take Me Where You Go
  8. The Sky Is Crying
  9. Held My Baby Last Night
  10. Knocking at Your Door
  11. Rollin' and Tumblin'
  12. Done Somebody Wrong
  13. Fine Little Mama
  14. Shake Your Moneymaker
  15. I Need You
  16. Can't Stop Loving My Baby
  17. Something Inside of Me
  18. Person to Person
  19. Baby Please Set a Date
  20. One Way Out
  21. Got to Move
  22. Talk to Me Baby (I Can't Hold Out)

The Classic Early Recordings (1993)Edit

The Classic Early Recordings
The Classic Early Recordings
Disc 1
  1. Dust My Broom
  2. Please Find My Baby (version 1)
  3. Hawaiian Boogie
  4. Please Find My Baby (version 2)
  5. Hand in Hand
  6. Long Tall Woman
  7. Rock My Baby Right
  8. One More Drink (take 1)
  9. My Baby's Gone
  10. One More Drink (take 2)
  11. Lost Woman Blues (Aka Please Find My Baby) (version 3)
  12. I Believe
  13. I Held My Baby Last Night
  14. Baby What's Wrong
  15. Sinful Woman
  16. Round House Boogie (Aka Sax Symphonic Boogie)
  17. Dumb Woman Blues
  18. Sax-Only Boogie
  19. Kicking the Blues Around (Aka Flaming Blues)
  20. I May Be Wrong
  21. Sweet Little Woman
Disc 2
  1. Early in the Morning
  2. Can't Stop Lovin'
  3. Hawaiian Boogie (Version 2)
  4. Make a Little Love
  5. My Best Friend (take 1)
  6. Make My Dreams Come True (take 2)
  7. Make My Dreams Come True (take 3)
  8. Make My Dreams Come True (take 4)
  9. Make My Dreams Come True (take 7)
  10. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 1)
  11. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 2)
  12. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 3)
  13. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 4)
  14. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 5)
  15. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 6)
  16. Dark and Dreary (take 1)
  17. Dark and Dreary (take 2)
  18. Dark and Dreary (take 4)
  19. Quarter Past Nine
  20. Where Can My Baby Be (take 1)
  21. Where Can My Baby Be (take 8)
  22. Where Can My Baby Be (take 9)
  23. Please Come Back to Me (Sho' Nuff I Do)
  24. Sho' Nuff I Do (Session talk & false start)
  25. Sho' Nuff I Do (alternate take)
  26. Sho' Nuff I Do
  27. 1839 Blues
  28. I Got a Strange Baby (False start & chat)
  29. Canton Mississippi Breakdown
Disc 3
  1. Standing at the Crossroads
  2. Late Hours at Midnight
  3. Happy Home
  4. Sunny Land
  5. The Way You Treat Me (Aka Mean and Evil)
  6. No Love in My Heart
  7. Dust My Blues
  8. I Was a Fool
  9. Blues Before Sunrise
  10. Goodbye (Baby)
  11. So Mean to Me (take 2)
  12. So Mean to Me (take 3)
  13. So Mean to Me (take 4)
  14. Wild About You Baby (Chat & false start)
  15. Wild About You
  16. Wild About You (Baby)
  17. Elmo's Shuffle (take 3)
  18. Elmo's Shuffle (take 4)
  19. Elmo's Shuffle (take 5)
  20. Long Tall Woman
  21. Long Tall Woman

The Sky Is Crying: The History of Elmore James (1993)Edit

Elmore James - Sky Is Crying-History Of
The Sky Is Crying: The History Of Elmore James
  1. Dust My Broom
  2. The Sun Is Shining
  3. Hawaiian Boogie
  4. Sho' Nuff I Do
  5. Please Find My Baby
  6. T.V. Mama
  7. My Best Friend
  8. Madison Blues
  9. Cry for Me Baby
  10. The Sky Is Crying
  11. Sunny Land
  12. I Can't Hold Out
  13. Look on Yonder Wall
  14. I Need You
  15. Done Somebody Wrong
  16. Shake Your Moneymaker
  17. The 12 Year Old Boy
  18. It Hurts Me Too
  19. Rollin and Tumblin
  20. Something Inside Me
  21. Standing at the Crossroads
  22. Goodbye Baby

The Complete Fire and Enjoy Recordings (1995)Edit

The Complete Fire and Enjoy Recordings
The Complete Fire and Enjoy Recordings
Disc 1
  1. Make My Dreams Come True
  2. Bobby's Rock
  3. The Sky Is Crying
  4. Held My Baby Last Night
  5. Dust My Broom
  6. Baby Please Set a Date
  7. Rollin' and Tumblin
  8. I'm Worried
  9. Done Somebody Wrong
  10. Fine Little Mama
  11. I Can't Stop Lovin' You
  12. Early One Morning
  13. I Need You Baby
  14. Strange Angels
  15. She Done Moved (instrumental)
  16. Something Inside Me
  17. You Don't Have to Go (vocal: Sam Myers)
  18. Stranger Blues
  19. Stranger Blues (alternate version)
  20. My Bleeding Heart
  21. Standing at the Crossroads
  22. One Way Out
Disc 2
  1. Got to Move
  2. Person to Person
  3. So Unkind
  4. My Kind of Woman
  5. Woke up Screamin' & Cryin' (unknown vocalist)
  6. Do It If You Wanna (unknown vocalist)
  7. Shake Your Money Maker
  8. Look on Yonder Wall
  9. Poor Little Angel Child (vocal: Sam Myers)
  10. Mean Mistreatin' Mama (take 1 - incomplete)
  11. Mean Mistreatin' Mama (take 2 - alternate)
  12. Mean Mistreatin' Mama
  13. Sunnyland Train
  14. You Know You're Wrong (take 1 - incomplete)
  15. You Know You're Wrong (take 2 - alternate)
  16. You Know You're Wrong (take 3 - master)
  17. Going Back Home Again
  18. Look up on the Wall
  19. Find My Kind of Woman (take 1)
  20. Find My Kind of Woman (take 3)
  21. Dust My Broom (alternate take)
  22. My Baby's Gone
Disc 3
  1. Hand in Hand (take 1)
  2. Hand in Hand (take 3)
  3. Hand in Hand (take 4)
  4. I've Got a Right to Love My Baby
  5. Everyday I Have the Blues
  6. Dust My Broom (alternate take)
  7. It Hurts Me Too
  8. Talk to Me Baby
  9. Can't Stop Loving My Baby
  10. She's Got to Go
  11. Pickin' the Blues
  12. Twelve Year Old Boy
  13. Up Jumped Elmore (false start)
  14. Up Jumped Elmore
  15. Up Jumped Elmore (Black Snake Slide)
  16. I Believe
  17. I Gotta Go Now
  18. Make My Dreams Come True (alternate take)
  19. Back in Mississippi (studio conversation)

Standing at the Crossroads (1999)Edit

Elmore James - Standing at the Crossroad
Standing at the Crossroads
  1. Anna Lee
  2. Stranger Blues
  3. My Bleeding Heart
  4. Standing at the Crossroads
  5. One Way Out
  6. Person to Person
  7. My Kind of Woman
  8. So Unkind
  9. Got to Move
  10. Look on Yonder Wall
  11. Shake Your Moneymaker
  12. Mean Mistreatin' Mama Take 1
  13. Mean Mistreatin' Mama Take 2
  14. Mean Mistreatin' Mama Take 3
  15. Sunnyland Train
  16. My Baby's Gone
  17. Find My Kinda Woman

The Best of the Modern Years (2005)Edit

The Best of the Modern Years
The Best of the Modern Years
  1. I Believe
  2. Baby What's Wrong
  3. Early in the Morning
  4. Hawaiian Boogie
  5. Strange Kinda Feeling
  6. Please Find My Baby
  7. Hand in Hand
  8. Make My Dreams Come True
  9. Sho' Nuff I Do
  10. Sunnyland
  11. Standing at the Crossroads
  12. Mean and Evil
  13. Happy Home
  14. No Love in My Heart (For You)
  15. Dust My Blues
  16. I Was a Fool, Too
  17. Blues Before Sunrise
  18. Goodbye Baby
  19. Wild About You

Blues After Hours (2005)Edit

Blues After Hours
Blues After Hours
  1. Dust My Blues
  2. Sunnyland
  3. Mean and Evil (The Way You Treat Me)
  4. Dark and Dreary (take 4)
  5. Standing at the Crossroads
  6. Happy Home
  7. No Love in My Heart
  8. Blues Before Sunrise
  9. I Was a Fool
  10. Goodbye Baby Goodbye
  11. Late Hours at Midnight
  12. Quarter Past Nine
  13. Strange Kinda Feeling (take 1)
  14. Make My Dreams Come True (take 2)
  15. So Mean to Me (take 4)
  16. Long Tall Woman
  17. Wild About You Baby (take 22)
  18. Elmo's Shuffle (take 5)

The Definitive Elmore James (2009)Edit

The Definitive Elmore James
The Definitive Elmore James
Disc 1
  1. Dust My Broom
  2. Please Find My Baby
  3. Hand in Hand
  4. Rock My Baby Right
  5. I Believe
  6. I Held My Baby Last Night
  7. Baby What's Wrong
  8. Sinful Woman
  9. Round House Boogie
  10. Dumb Woman Blues
  11. Sax-Ony Boogie
  12. Kickin' the Blues Around
  13. I May Be Wrong
  14. Sweet Little Woman
  15. Early in the Morning
  16. Can't Stop Lovin'
  17. Hawaiian Boogie
  18. Make a Little Love
  19. Make My Dreams Come True
  20. Strange Kinda Feeling
  21. Dark and Dreary
Disc 2
  1. Sho' Nuff I Do
  2. 1839 Blues
  3. Standing at the Crossroads
  4. Late Hours at Midnight
  5. Happy Home
  6. Sunny Land
  7. The Way You Treat Me
  8. No Love in My Heart
  9. Dust My Blues
  10. I Was a Fool
  11. Blues Before Sunrise
  12. Goodbye Baby
  13. Wild About You
  14. Long Tall Woman
  15. The Twelve Year Old Boy
  16. Coming Home
  17. It Hurts Me Too
  18. Elmore's Contribution to Jazz
  19. Cry for Me Baby
  20. Take Me Where You Go

Songs on CompilationsEdit

Additional information

Artist information:

b.1918, d.1963

  • aka: King of the Slide Guitar
  • Instruments: Vocals, guitar
Real name:

Elmore James is a performance name for Elmore Brooks.

Also known as:

Elmore James & His Broom Dusters

Years active:

1935-1963

Genres:
Record labels:

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