WorldCat Identities

Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958

Overview
Works: 1,347 works in 1,933 publications in 3 languages and 15,498 library holdings
Genres: Music  Biography  Folk songs, English  Folk music  Folk songs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Discography  Records and correspondence  Interviews  Blues (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Originator, Lyricist, Other, Interviewee, Conductor, per, Narrator, Contributor, Editor, Photographer, Scenarist
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Big Bill Broonzy
 
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Most widely held works by Big Bill Broonzy
Brother, can you spare a dime? American song during the Great Depression ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let's get loose folk and popular blues styles from the beginning to the early 1940s ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk and popular blues styles from the beginnings to the early 1940's
Music from Big Pink by Band (Musical group)( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outtakes and reissues of songs by The Band from the 1960s
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic protest songs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War, social injustice, and calls for action have long fueled the creative musical fire for many passionate artists. Here some of folk's greatest artists are featured in some of music's most powerful songs for change
The Chess box by Muddy Waters( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big Bill Broonzy sings folk songs by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )
17 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trouble in mind by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trouble in Mind captures acoustic blues guitarist Big Bill Broonzy late in his long career, but still outspoken in song. With a mix of controversial songs, rural blues, and spirituals, this CD showcases his brilliant vocals and intricate guitar work
Folksongs of Illinois ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues masters : the essential history of the blues ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
Big Bill Broonzy by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )
38 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the blues ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothin' but the blues by Joe Williams( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let freedom sing the music of the civil rights movement ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Good time tonight by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )
15 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends of the blues ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Big Bill
Big Bill 1893-1958
Blues Boy Bill
Blues Boy Bill 1893-1958
Bluesboy Bill 1893-1958
Bradley, Lee 1893-1958
Broomsley, Big Bill 1893-1958
Broonsey, Willie Lee 1893-1958
Broonzey, Bill 1893-1958
Broonzy, Big B. 1893-1958
Broonzy, Bill
Broonzy, Bill 1893-1958
Broonzy, William 1893-1958
Broonzy, William L. 1893-1958
Broonzy, William Lee Conley
Broonzy, William Lee Conley 1893-1958
Broonzy, Willie 1893-1958
Chicago Bill
Chicago Bill 1893-1958
Conley, William Lee 1893-1958
Hunter, Slim 1893-1958
Johnson, Big Bill 1893-1958
Litle Son 1893-1958
Little Sam
Little Sam 1893-1958
Little Son 1893-1958
Natchez
Natchez 1893-1958
Sampson, Sammy 1893-1958
Languages
English (142)
French (6)
German (1)
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