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Thornton, Big Mama

Overview
Works: 248 works in 357 publications in 1 language and 4,635 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Blues (Music)  Rhythm and blues music 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Big Mama Thornton
Publications by Big Mama Thornton
Publications by Big Mama Thornton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Big Mama Thornton
Straighten up and fly right rhythm and blues from the close of the swing era to the dawn of rock'n'roll ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Ball n' chain by Big Mama Thornton( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Hound dog the Peacock recordings by Big Mama Thornton( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Pure blues 20 essential blues recordings ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in No Linguistic Content and held by 207 libraries worldwide
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Blues masters : the essential history of the blues ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Blues masters the essential blues collection ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Jump blues classics ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Big Mama Thornton with the Muddy Waters Blues Band, 1966 by Big Mama Thornton( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Essential women in blues ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Big Mama Thornton in Europe by Big Mama Thornton( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Blues masters history of the blues ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
The American folk blues festival, 1962-1969 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Recorded live in small TV studios during the famed festival's tours of Europe, these historic and unseen performances have been lost for nearly 40 years. Contains 18 complete performances from some of the greatest blues musicians of all time
The Rolling Stone women in rock collection ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
The R&B box 30 years of rhythm & blues ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Big Mama Thornton the complete Vanguard recordings by Big Mama Thornton( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Blues masters ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Roots of rock, 1945-1956 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
In Europe by Big Mama Thornton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Big Mama Thirnton
Big Mama Thornton 1926-1984
Big Mama Thorton, 1926-1984
Big Mamma Thornton
Thornton, Big M. 1926-1984
Thornton Big Mama 1926-1984
Thornton, Wille Mae 1926-1984
Thornton, Willie M. 1926-1984
Thornton, Willie Mae
Thornton, Willie Mae, 1926-1984
Thornton, Willie Mae 1926-1984 Wirklicher Name
Thornton, Willie Mae "Big Mama", 1926-1984
Willie Mae
Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thomton
Willie Mae ''Big Mama'' Thornton
Willie Mae Thornton
Willie Mae Thorton
Languages
English (55)
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