WorldCat Identities

Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958

Overview
Works: 1,268 works in 2,129 publications in 3 languages and 16,722 library holdings
Genres: Music  Biography  Folk songs, English  Folk songs  Folk music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Discographies  Interviews  Records and correspondence  Blues (Music) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Editor, Originator, Interviewee, Lyricist, Other, per, Narrator, Contributor, Scenarist, Photographer, Conductor
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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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 740 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 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from Big Pink by Band (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outtakes and reissues of songs by The Band from the 1960s
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic protest songs( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 348 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
Big Bill Broonzy sings folk songs by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )

18 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic African-American ballads from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chess box by Muddy Waters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble in mind by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 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
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folksongs of Illinois( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 216 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 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues masters : the essential history of the blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 190 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 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the blues( Recording )

2 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good time tonight by Big Bill Broonzy( Recording )

16 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothin' but the blues by Joe Williams( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delta blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Folksongs of Illinois
Alternative Names
Big Bill

Big Bill 1893-1958

Big Bill Broonzy Amerikaans zanger

Big Bill Broonzy compositore e chitarrista statunitense

Big Bill Broonzy musicien amricain

Big Bill Broonzy US-amerikanischer Bluesmusiker

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

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Біг Біл Брунзі

ביג ביל ברונזי

ビッグ・ビル・ブルーンジー

Languages
English (154)

French (7)

German (1)

Covers
Blues masters : the essential history of the bluesBig Bill blues : William Broonzy's storyBlue smoke : the recorded journey of Big Bill BroonzyBill Broonzy songs : Blue tail fly, Frankie and Johnny, Key to the highway, Rock me baby