After Skip James was rediscoverd in the early 60s he went on to record an amazing body of material. These 1964 recordings recorded by Dick Spottswood are some of the best. They initially came out on Melodian which was later sold to Biograph who reissued them. Some of these recordings have been featured on other Skip James records, but Greatest of the Delta Blues Singers is one of the rarest of Skip James releases, featuring a beautiful cover drawing of the blues legend. This reissue includes two bonus tracks that were rarely recorded by James, "Motherless and Fatherless" and "Skip's Worried Blues. " 180 gram vinyl. Tracks: Side 11. Hard Time Killing Floor Blues 2. Sick Bed Blues 3. Washington HC Hospital Center Blues 4. Devil Got My Woman 5. Skip's Worried Blues Side 2 1. Illinois Blues 2. I Don't Want a Woman to Stay Up All Night Long 3. Cherry Ball Blues 4. All Night Long 5. Motherless & Fatherless.
Hard Time Killing Floor Blues
Sick Bed Blues
Washington Hc Hospital Center Blues
Devil Got My Woman
Skip's Worried Blues
I Don't Want a Woman To Stay Up All Night Long
Cherry Ball Blues
All Night Long
Motherless & Fatherless
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.