Welcome to Music Banter Forum! Songs … This is one of the best blues songs for female vocalists! Carrie Underwood Album – Idol Gives Back Genre – Country pop ♫ Hero, 1993. Silver. White. 1950s: 1960s: 1970s: 1980s: 1990s: 2000-14: Black. o Seen in King Oliver’s “Dippermouth Blues.” And encountered in two other blues styles, Hokum and Boogie Woogie (1920s + 1930s) Hokum Bros-George Tom and Tmpa Red. His jumping, densely orchestrated song “Midnight Ride” is top shelf blues-rock, with dueling style guitar solos and Ellis’ swaggering, cocky but weather worn vocals shining through the mix. Also if you know any with an acoustic for the rhythm? Thanks Jedey!!! Some singers led their own bands, and several key figures in jazz, such as Coleman Hawkins, made their way into the business playing in these groups. What are some popular up-tempo blues songs good for a live gig? Style: Midtempo (Pop) Mood: Charming, Confident, Empowering. As such, blues music as a genre doesn't tend to cash in on Christmas as frequently (or as boldly) as, say, country music or early rock 'n' roll artists. Although officially introduced by Mamie Smith with her hit Okeh recording of "Crazy Blues" in 1920, vaudeville entertainers such as "coon shouter" Sophie Tucker and comedienne Marie Cahill anticipated some aspects of the style on record prior to World War I. Mamie Smith, an educated city girl from the West End of Cincinnati, was something of an anomaly among Classic Female Blues singers; most of the women were from the South and toured on the TOBA booking circuit. :) Answer Save. Here are the top 10 greatest blues songs of all time: 10. Greatest Blues Songs. My current repetoire consists of slower jazz/blues - Billie Holiday etc, etc (and I love it) but my heart is in singing more up-beat blues/rock (although I don't know much about it, and have only just discovered it) - I've recently performed a few Robert Johnson numbers and my audience love it (and so do I) - although I've had to alter a few of the lyrics. Here is a list of jazz blues tunes you're almost certain to hear or play at jam sessions. What are some popular up-tempo blues songs good for a live gig? I've recently started singing and have already got a few gigs lined up. Purple. Red. 2. Blues lyrics, search blues lyrics, blues songs, words to blues songs, B.B. Acoustic Blue performs most of the same repertoire as the parent band, Liquid Blue, depending on the configuration. Vocal Part: Mezzo-Soprano. Songs are in Tune Timeline order by date. Second, I'm looking for some really upbeat songs, preferably with female vocals. LeAnn Rimes--Two Weeks Ago--Last Week. Fred Tracy. The often dour nature of the blues, with its focus on realism and quest for authenticity, doesn't always make for happy holiday music. A great blues tune that was written by the highly influential Willie Dixon who wrote some of the most popular blues songs of all time. Here is the extended list of popular songs with blue in the title. Most empowering lyric: "Diva is a female version of a hustler." 6 years ago. The album can be downloaded from Amazon here. 13. Reckon jazz is just for connoisseurs and is merely a niche genre these days? The result is a treat for fans of old school blues ballads and torch songs. Really appreciate it! Karaokes are always funny and entertaining. 1 decade ago. More posts by Abby Young . Try Nightwish - Amaranth. "Love Myself" - Hailee Steinfeld. ". For more great Female Christian songs check out our “Top Christian Female Artists” playlist on Spotify HERE. Relevance. Edited By: Rick Varner. No more flipping through songbooks for hours, here’s 51 totally awesome audition songs for Mezzo-Sopranos 1. Many of these songs can be done unplugged (Acoustically) while some are supplemented with backing tracks if performed live by a duo or trio. Okay, thanks! Please let me know if you think of anymore. Dust On The Bottle – David Lee Murphy. The soundtrack to the 2020 documentary detailing the career of the legendary jazz vocalist. Features 15 Best Jazz Songs. Female Lead Vocals. Never fear, mezzo songs are here. )BOB This songlist contains about 115 Standards of Songs for lower voice. All Blues - Miles Davis 3. This thread is archived. “Good Time” Blues-Blues songs that are fun/funny.Upbeat in tempo/mood. I'd REALLY appreciate your help. That's why I treat you like ****. The beat is a little more laid back on this track, but it’s still an upbeat song. 0 0. foxxy. (In some cases the songwriter was given list credit rather than the artist who may have been best known for the song.) report. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for All Time Greatest Blues Songs - Various Artists on AllMusic - 2012 Shrink list to show only chart hit songs with Blue in the title: So many songs with blue in the title. We are continuing our list of best upbeat pop audition songs for female singers with “Time After Time” by singer-songwriter Cindy Lauper was her first number one single on the U.S. Francesca Battistelli, Hillary Scott & The Scott Family, Jasmine Murray, JJ Heller, Kari Jobe, Laura Story, Lauren Daigle, Mandisa, Meredith Andrews, Natalie Grant, Plumb, Sara Groves, Top Christian Female Artists. save. I already do a couple of hers but I haven't heard of this one! : Many of the songs Little Richard wrote (although they may not be suitable in a church context either ;-), e.g. It's the MB way. We recommend you to check other playlists or our favorite music charts. 7) “Autumn Leaves” 1. You’ll also notice that in the list of 12 bar blues songs below, I’ve included 3 columns: Song title and Artist (linked to the song … Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out. "Classic Female Blues" or more accurately "Vaudeville Blues," was a field dominated by women singers that enjoyed its heyday in the 1920s. Pink. Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data =GREATEST OF ALL TIME HOT 100 SONGS BY WOMEN. 3 Platinum. Lucinda williams does a really good version of nothing in rambling, Give me one reason by tracey chapman is another great song to sing live, Kelley Hunt is a female blues singer I enjoy. Why not make a playlist and play it on an endless loop from now until the Women’s March, and beyond. HOW DO I LIVE. In order to qulaify for this list the song's lead singer(s) must be women. Age: Young Adult. 12 upbeat karaoke songs for females – doesn’t it just scream fun? David Lee Murphy was a great artist and continues to write great country songs today for country stars. A Florida native, Mr. Ellis is influenced by both the blues and the incredible southern rock of the late 60s and 70s that is so much a part of the fabric of that region. Weeks at no. If you prefer to review this list of "must learn" jazz blues tunes directly from a spreadsheet software, here's the link to download the reference list of blues songs: Download the list of tunes. Abby Young . Criteria: These songs are vital for a basic knowledge of the history of the "Blues" genre, historical significance, defining an era, influence & to a lesser degree lasting popularity were taken into consideration. “I Can’t Quit You Baby” was famously covered by Led Zeppelin on their debut album. I'd REALLY appreciate your help. Close. Archived. 14 Answers. The list is a blend of everything from soft, slow, to upbeat songs. Very Common Blues Heads. Gold. Range: A3-C#5. Here, modern day jazz chanteuse Norah Jones sings her rendition. In case you needed a rem 3 3. hide. Gender: Female. Song Name Artist 1 Hoochie Coochie Man Muddy Waters 2 The Thrill is Gone B.B. Known for “It’s Tight Like That,” Hokum blues, upbeat and good humored. Posted by. Yellow. Maria Muldaur is another one - she did a CD with Eric Bibb & Rory Block containing the excellent "Bessie's Advice. Sometimes we just have to accept who we are be happy with that. RIAA Certification. Karen...if you're still interested...some of my favourite contemporary Blues singers...as well as guitar players... Actually, I like you a lot, Nea. jazzcecilia2005 (110) 1. Thanks! Blue. Jazz Black muddy river—thankful lifeless below the radar—underworld positioned your lighting fixtures on— Santa na summer season ’68—pink Floyd She … share. 67% Upvoted. Brown. 0. Martin 000-18. I Cant Quit You Baby – Otis Rush “I Can’t Quit You Baby” is a powerful blues ballad performed by Otis Rush but written and produced by legendary blues songwriter Willie Dixon. King 3 Me And The Devil Blues Robert Johnson 4 Stone Crazy Buddy Guy 5 I'd Rather Go Blind Etta James 6 I'm Tore Down Freddie King 7 Call It Stormy Monday T-Bone Walker 8 Boogie Chillen' John Lee Hooker… There are plenty of upbeat 12 bar blues songs, e.g. Green. That’s an upbeat mood. If you enjoyed listening to this one, maybe you will like: 1. ♪ Song Suggestions for an Audition ♪ Best Audition Songs for Females ♫ I’ll Stand by You, 2007. After 1930, with the advent of popular singers in a non-"Classic Blues" vein, the genre went into a slow decline, although its impact on jazz was still felt in 1942 when Peggy Lee adopted Lil Green’s race market hit "Why Don’t You Do Right." I've recently started singing and have already got a few gigs lined up. “Every day I Have the Blues” by Joe Williams w/ Count Basie and his Orchestra “Autumn in New York” by Billie Holiday “Misty” by Sarah Vaughan "Classic Female Blues" or more accurately "Vaudeville Blues," was a field dominated by women singers that enjoyed its heyday in the 1920s. We certainly hope not, but it can be a great time to play the best Christmas blues songs. Although originally an aria in an opera (“Porgy and Bess”), most of us know this as a laid-back jazz song sung in a lower key. Even today the beat of this song gets people up and ready to rock. They had to be split into five pages. MORE DETAILS. Favorite Answer. Criteria: These songs were chosen and ranked based upon their initial and lasting popularity, influence, and acclaim.Also considered is the song's overall impact on the history of the rock genre. It's a bit closer to metal than rock but it's a really great song! 1 decade ago. All Of Me - Gerald Marks 4. 8 1 18. comments. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Choose the ones that blend well with your singing style and voice. A few of these artists, including Ethel Waters, the unrecorded Florence Mills, and the unopposed mistress of the genre, Bessie Smith, made the transition to ‘legitimate’ venues. Live Out Loud from ‘Out of This World’ Character Name: Sarah Crewe. You’ll see that in a few of the 12 bar blues songs below, they all more or less follow the standard 12 bar blues pattern although certain songs have variations that you might not expect. All Of You - Cole Porter 5. Her CD "Inspiration" has several good cuts, especially "Queen of the '88s", a tribute to Mary Burke Norton, her piano teacher when she was a mere chile. The iReal pro app is a wonderful tool to help vocalists decide what key, style, and tempo a song works best for them. I'd like something more Rock-ish or Alternative, but I'm open to suggestions. 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