Bessie Smith

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




Songs
Year Rank Decade Rank All Time Rank Genres
Downhearted Blues
1923
1 20 1764 Piano Blues, Vaudeville Blues
T Ain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do
1923
5 83 6223 Piano Blues, Vaudeville Blues
St. Louis Blues
1925
1 2 430 Vaudeville Blues
Back-Water Blues
1927
14 80 6118 Vaudeville Blues
Empty Bed Blues
1928
6 21 1840 Piano Blues, Vaudeville Blues
Nobody Knows When You're Down and Out
1929
12 60 5246 Vaudeville Blues, Vocal Jazz
Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl
1931
6 107 7541 Piano Blues, Vaudeville Blues

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