Juanita Hall

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US actress and singer (November 6, 1901 – February 28, 1968) sometimes nicknamed "Bloody Mary" after her signature role in the Broadway cast of South Pacific, for which she was personally picked by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II and for which she became the first African American to win a Tony Award (1950).
In 1958, she recorded a album "Juanita Hall Sings The Blues", an album of songs related to Bessie Smith and backed by Claude Hopkins, Coleman Hawkins, Buster Bailey, Doc Cheatham a.o. Also in 1958 she appeared as Bloody Mary in the film version of "South Pacific", but this time her voice was dubbed Muriel Smith.
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Juanita Hall Discography Tracks

Albums

Juanita Hall - The Original Bloody Mary Sings The Blues album art Juanita Hall With Claude Hopkins All Stars Juanita Hall With Claude Hopkins All Stars - The Original Bloody Mary Sings The Blues (Album) Counterpoint, Counterpoint US 1958 Sell This Version
AEI 1137 Juanita Hall - Sing Out, Sweet Land! album art Alfred Drake, Burl Ives, Alma Kaye, Bibi Osterwald, Jack McCauley, Juanita Hall Alfred Drake, Burl Ives, Alma Kaye, Bibi Osterwald, Jack McCauley, Juanita Hall - Sing Out, Sweet Land!(LP, Mono, RE) AEI Records AEI 1137 US 1981 Sell This Version
LPZ-2041 Juanita Hall With Claude Hopkins All Stars Juanita Hall With Claude Hopkins All Stars - The Original Bloody Mary Sings The Blues(LP, Ltd, TP, W/Lbl) DCC Compact Classics LPZ-2041 US 1997 Sell This Version
78 291 ZU Juanita Hall - Sings The Blues album art Juanita Hall Sings The Blues(LP, Album) Baccarola International 78 291 ZU Germany Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Juanita Hall - Love's A Precious Thing album art Juanita Hall Love's A Precious Thing (Single) RCA Victor US 1949 Sell This Version
Juanita Hall - Old Bojangles Is Gone / I'm In The Mood For Love album art Juanita Hall And The Four Tunes Juanita Hall And The Four Tunes - Old Bojangles Is Gone / I'm In The Mood For Love RCA Victor US 1950 Sell This Version
LSS-330-C Juanita Hall - South Pacific album art Mary Martin, Ezio Pinza, Juanita Hall Mary Martin, Ezio Pinza, Juanita Hall - South Pacific(7", EP) CBS LSS-330-C Japan 1965 Sell This Version
Juanita Hall Scarlet Ribbons / Blow Them Blues Away RCA Victor US Unknown Sell This Version
217 Juanita Hall - My Old Kentucky Home / I Dream Of  Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair album art Juanita Hall My Old Kentucky Home / I Dream Of Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair(Shellac, 10") Varsity 217 US Unknown Sell This Version
C10224 Ezio Pinza, Juanita Hall Ezio Pinza, Juanita Hall - Some Enchanted Evening / Happy Talk(Shellac, 10") Columbia Masterworks C10224 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
SEP 382 Juanita Hall - Juanita Hall Sings Bessie Smith album art Juanita Hall Juanita Hall Sings Bessie Smith(7", EP) Storyville SEP 382 Denmark Unknown Sell This Version
A 45052 Juanita Hall - City Blues album art Juanita Hall City Blues(7") Storyville A 45052 Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

PRE 688 Juanita Hall - Jimmy Witherspoon - Sings And Plays The Blues / Juanita Hall - Sings The Blues album art Jimmy Witherspoon, Juanita Hall Jimmy Witherspoon, Juanita Hall - Jimmy Witherspoon - Sings And Plays The Blues / Juanita Hall - Sings The Blues(LP, Comp, Mono) Presto PRE 688 UK 1965 Sell This Version
MES/7020 Juanita Hall - Juanita Hall album art Juanita Hall Juanita Hall(LP, Comp) Monmouth Evergreen MES/7020 US 1971 Sell This Version

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