Helen Humes

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US jazz and blues singer. First recordings 1927. Replaced Billie Holiday as lead vocalist w. Count Basie's Orchestra in 1938. Solo artist 1940's to 1960's before withdrawing from music for several years. Comeback in 1973 at the Newport Jazz Festival and remained musically active until her death.
Born: May 23, 1913 // Louisville, KY , United States
Died: September 9, 1981 // Santa Monica, CA , United States
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Albums

M 3571 Helen Humes - Helen Humes album art Helen Humes Helen Humes (Album) Contemporary Records M 3571 US 1960 Sell This Version
S 3582 Helen Humes - Songs I Like To Sing! album art Helen Humes Songs I Like To Sing! (Album) Contemporary Records S 3582 US 1961 Sell This Version
S 3598 Helen Humes - Swingin' With Humes album art Helen Humes Swingin' With Humes (Album) Contemporary Records S 3598 Australia 1961 Sell This Version
33.050 Helen Humes - Helen Comes Back album art Helen Humes Helen Comes Back (Album) Black And Blue 33.050 France 1973 Sell This Version
FPM1 7018, FPM17018 Helen Humes - Midsummer Night's Songs album art Helen Humes With Red Norvo And His Orchestra Helen Humes With Red Norvo And His Orchestra - Midsummer Night's Songs (Comp) RCA, RCA FPM1 7018, FPM17018 France 1974 Sell This Version
PC 33488, KC 33488 Helen Humes - The Talk Of The Town album art Helen Humes The Talk Of The Town (Album) Columbia, Columbia PC 33488, KC 33488 US 1975 Sell This Version
26 310-3 U Helen Humes - On The Sunny Side Of The Street album art Helen Humes On The Sunny Side Of The Street (Album) Black Lion Records 26 310-3 U Germany 1975 Sell This Version
CJ 110 Helen Humes - Sneakin' Around album art Helen Humes Sneakin' Around (Album) Black And Blue CJ 110 US 1978 Sell This Version
MR 5217 Helen Humes - Helen Humes And The Muse All Stars album art Helen Humes And The Muse All stars Helen Humes And The Muse All stars - Helen Humes And The Muse All Stars (Album) Muse Records MR 5217 France 1980 Sell This Version
AP-107 Helen Humes - Helen Humes album art Helen Humes Helen Humes(LP) Audiophile (2) AP-107 US 1980 Sell This Version
MR 5233 Helen Humes - Helen album art Helen Humes Helen (Album) Muse Records MR 5233 US 1981 Sell This Version
SJL 1159 Helen Humes - "E-Baba-Le-Ba" The Rhythm And Blues Years album art Helen Humes "E-Baba-Le-Ba" The Rhythm And Blues Years (Comp) Savoy Jazz SJL 1159 US 1986 Sell This Version
KM-707 Helen Humes - New Million Dollar Secret album art Helen Humes New Million Dollar Secret(LP, Album, Mono) "Whiskey, Women, And ..." KM-707 Sweden 1987 Sell This Version
FDC 5510 Helen Humes - The Golden Years Vol. 2, 1938 album art Count Basie Featuring Helen Humes, Jimmy Rushing Count Basie Featuring Helen Humes, Jimmy Rushing - The Golden Years Vol. 2, 1938(CD) EPM Musique FDC 5510 France 1988 Sell This Version
JAZ 2012 Helen Humes - Knockin' Myself Out: 1927-1951 album art Helen Humes Knockin' Myself Out: 1927-1951(CD, RM) Jazz Legends JAZ 2012 US 2005 Sell This Version
ADDCD3213 Helen Humes - The Helen Humes Collection 1927-62 album art Helen Humes The Helen Humes Collection 1927-62(2xCDr, Album, Promo) Acrobat Music ADDCD3213 UK 2017 Sell This Version
BB 1001 Helen Humes - Nice Jazz 1978 album art Helen Humes Nice Jazz 1978(CD) Black And Blue BB 1001 Unknown Sell This Version
8T TLP 5588 Helen Humes - The Incomparable  album art Helen Humes The Incomparable (8-Trk) Trip 8T TLP 5588 US Unknown Sell This Version
OJC 5608 (S-7598) Helen Humes - Swingin' With Humes album art Helen Humes Swingin' With Humes(Cass, RE, RM, CrO) Contemporary Records OJC 5608 (S-7598) US Unknown Sell This Version
S7582 Helen Humes - Songs I Like To Sing! album art Helen Humes Songs I Like To Sing!(LP) Contemporary Records S7582 US Unknown Sell This Version
J-55 Helen Humes - The Incomparable Helen Humes album art Helen Humes The Incomparable Helen Humes(LP, Album) Jazzology J-55 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

8545 Helen Humes - If Papa Has Outside Lovin' / Do What You Did Last Night album art Helen Humes If Papa Has Outside Lovin' / Do What You Did Last Night(Shellac, 10") Okeh 8545 US 1927 Sell This Version
8529 Helen Humes - Everybody Does It Now / Alligator Blues album art Helen Humes Everybody Does It Now / Alligator Blues(Shellac, 10") Okeh 8529 US 1928 Sell This Version
S.155 Helen Humes - (I Can Dream) Can't I? / It's The Dreamer In Me album art Harry James And His Orchestra, Helen Humes Harry James And His Orchestra, Helen Humes - (I Can Dream) Can't I? / It's The Dreamer In Me(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (3) S.155 UK 1938 Sell This Version
505.208 Helen Humes - Blame It On My Last Affair - The Blues I Like To Hear album art Count Basie Orchestra, Helen Humes, James Rushing* Count Basie Orchestra, Helen Humes, James Rushing* - Blame It On My Last Affair - The Blues I Like To Hear(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 505.208 France 1939 Sell This Version