Bessie Smith

Born, raised and/or currently living in USA (Tennessee)




Songs

Year Rank Decade Rank All Time Rank
Downhearted Blues
1923
1 23 2839
T Ain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do
1923
8 92 8574
St. Louis Blues
1925
1 2 937
Back-Water Blues
1927
15 99 9168
Empty Bed Blues
1928
6 19 2669
Nobody Knows When You're Down and Out
1929
10 50 5572
Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl
1931
4 98 8389

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Careless Love Blues
1925
Alexander's Ragtime Band
1927
Young Woman's Blues
1927
Gimmie a Pigfoot
1934