Big Maybelle

Real Name:
Mabel Louise Smith
Profile:
American jazz and rhythm & blues singer, born May 1, 1924 in Jackson, Tennessee, died of diabetic coma, January 23, 1972 in Cleveland, Ohio.
She was the singer of the International Sweethearts Of Rhythm from 1936 to 1944, made her first recordings for King in 1947, and continued to record for OKeh 1952-1955, Savoy 1956-1959, and for Brunswick/Rojac in the mid-1960s. Mostly inactive in music due to illness from late 1960s.
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Albums

MG 14011 Blues, Candy & Big Maybelle — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Blues, Candy & Big Maybelle (Album) Savoy Records MG 14011 US 1958 Sell This Version
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MG-14005 Big Maybelle Sings — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Sings (Album) Savoy Records MG-14005 US 1958 Sell This Version
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BL 54107 What More Can A Woman Do? — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle What More Can A Woman Do? (Album) Brunswick BL 54107 US 1962 Sell This Version
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LP 522, SPX 522 The Soul Of Big Maybelle — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle The Soul Of Big Maybelle (Album) Scepter Records LP 522, SPX 522 US 1965 Sell This Version
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RS-123, ROST-123 Saga Of The Good Life & Hard Times — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Saga Of The Good Life & Hard Times (Album) Rojac Records, Rojac Records RS-123, ROST-123 US 1966 Sell This Version
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RO-122, 122 Got A Brand New Bag — Big Maybelle 'Big' Maybelle "America's Queen Mother Of Soul"* Got A Brand New Bag (Album) Rojac Records, Rojac Records, Rojac Records, Rojac Records RO-122, 122 US 1966 Sell This Version
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BL 754142 The Gospel Soul Of Big Maybelle — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle The Gospel Soul Of Big Maybelle (Album) Brunswick BL 754142 US 1968 Sell This Version
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PAS-1011 The Last Of Big Maybelle — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle The Last Of Big Maybelle (Comp, Album) Paramount Records PAS-1011 US 1973 Sell This Version
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ZDS 1143 Roots Of R'n' R, Blues And Early Soul, Vol. 13 — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Roots Of R'n' R, Blues And Early Soul, Vol. 13 (Album, Comp) Savoy Jazz ZDS 1143 US 1984 Sell This Version
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ZDS 1168 Blues, Candy & Big Maybelle — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Blues, Candy & Big Maybelle (Comp, Album) Savoy Jazz ZDS 1168 US 1986 Sell This Version
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PHONT NCD 8815 Blues In The Night No. 1 — Big Maybelle Chuck Berry, Big Maybelle, Joe Turner*, Pete Johnson and Jack Teagarden And His Orchestra Chuck Berry, Big Maybelle, Joe Turner*, Pete Johnson and Jack Teagarden And His Orchestra - Blues In The Night No. 1(CD) Phontastic PHONT NCD 8815 1992 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

6931 Gabbin' Blues / Rain Down Rain — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Gabbin' Blues / Rain Down Rain (Single) Okeh 6931 US 1952 Sell This Version
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4-6998 Send For Me / Jinny Mule — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Send For Me / Jinny Mule (Single) Okeh 4-6998 US 1953 Sell This Version
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7009 My Country Man / Maybelle's Blues — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle My Country Man / Maybelle's Blues (Single) Okeh 7009 US 1953 Sell This Version
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4-6955 Just Want Your Love / Way Back Home — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Just Want Your Love / Way Back Home Okeh 4-6955 US 1953 Sell This Version
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7042 I'm Getting 'Long Alright / My Big Mistake — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle I'm Getting 'Long Alright / My Big Mistake (Single) Okeh 7042 US 1954 Sell This Version
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4-7026 I've Got A Feelin / You'l Never Know — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle I've Got A Feelin / You'l Never Know Okeh 4-7026 US 1954 Sell This Version
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4-7060 Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On (Single) Okeh 4-7060 US 1955 Sell This Version
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4-7053 Don't Leave Poor Me / Ain't No Use — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Don't Leave Poor Me / Ain't No Use (Single) Okeh 4-7053 US 1955 Sell This Version
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4-7066 Such A Cutie / The Other Night — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Such A Cutie / The Other Night (Single) Okeh 4-7066 US 1956 Sell This Version
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7069 New Kind Of Mambo / Gabbin' Blues — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle New Kind Of Mambo / Gabbin' Blues (Single) Okeh 7069 US 1956 Sell This Version
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45-1195 Candy — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Candy (Single) Savoy Records 45-1195 US 1956 Sell This Version
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1500 B Mean To Me / Tell Me Who — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle Mean To Me / Tell Me Who (Single) Savoy Records 1500 B US 1956 Sell This Version
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45-1527 So Long / Ring Dang Dilly — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle So Long / Ring Dang Dilly (Single) Savoy Records 45-1527 US 1957 Sell This Version
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45-M.17009 All Of Me / I Don't Want To Cry — Big Maybelle Big Maybelle All Of Me / I Don't Want To Cry (Single) Savoy Records 45-M.17009 Canada 1957 Sell This Version