Bert Williams

Real Name:
Egbert Austin Williams
Profile:
Afro-Bahamian-American comedian, entertainer and songwriter, born November 12, 1874 in Nassau, Bahamas, British West Indies and died March 4, 1922 in New York. In 1996, Bert was inducted in the International Clown Hall of Fame.
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Bert Williams Discography Tracks

Singles & EPs

3574 Bert Williams - I've Such A Funny Feeling When I Look At You album art Bert Williams I've Such A Funny Feeling When I Look At You(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3574 US 1906 Sell This Version
A305 Bert Williams - Let It Alone / The Streets Of New York album art Bert Williams / Billy Murray Bert Williams / Billy Murray - Let It Alone / The Streets Of New York(Shellac, 10") Columbia A305 US 1908 Sell This Version
A915 Bert Williams - Constantly / I'll Lend You Anything album art Bert Williams Constantly / I'll Lend You Anything(Shellac, 10") Columbia A915 US 1910 Sell This Version
A801 Bert Williams - The Mississippi Stoker / That Mesmerizing Mendelssohn Tune album art Bert Williams / Collins And Harlan Bert Williams / Collins And Harlan - The Mississippi Stoker / That Mesmerizing Mendelssohn Tune(Shellac, 10") Columbia A801 US 1910 Sell This Version
Bert Williams - My Landlady / Nobody album art Bert Williams My Landlady / Nobody Columbia US 1913 Sell This Version
A1504 Bert Williams - You Cant Get Away From It / The Darktown Poker Club album art Bert Williams You Cant Get Away From It / The Darktown Poker Club(Shellac, 10") Columbia A1504 US 1914 Sell This Version
A1817 Bert Williams - I'm Neutral / Indoor Sports album art Bert Williams I'm Neutral / Indoor Sports(Shellac, 10") Columbia A1817 US 1915 Sell This Version
A2078 Bert Williams I'm Gone Before I Go / The Lee Family(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2078 US 1916 Sell This Version
A2438 Bert Williams - No Place Like Home / Twenty Years album art Bert Williams No Place Like Home / Twenty Years(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2438 US 1917 Sell This Version
A1289, A2376 Bert Williams - Nobody / One Step More album art Bert Williams / Howard Kopp And Frank Banta Bert Williams / Howard Kopp And Frank Banta - Nobody / One Step More(Shellac, 10") Columbia, Columbia A1289, A2376 US 1917 Sell This Version
A2652 Bert Williams - O Death Where Is Thy Sting / When I Return album art Bert Williams O Death Where Is Thy Sting / When I Return(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2652 US 1919 Sell This Version
A2710 Bert Williams - Oh! Lawdy / Bring Back Those Wonderful Days album art Bert Williams Oh! Lawdy / Bring Back Those Wonderful Days(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2710 US 1919 Sell This Version
A6141 Bert Williams - Elder Eatmore's Sermon On Throwing Stones / Elder Eatmore's Sermon On Generosity album art Bert Williams Elder Eatmore's Sermon On Throwing Stones / Elder Eatmore's Sermon On Generosity(Shellac, 12") Columbia A6141 US 1919 Sell This Version
A2849 Bert Williams - Somebody / The Moon Shines On The Moonshine album art Bert Williams Somebody / The Moon Shines On The Moonshine(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2849 US 1919 Sell This Version
A2877 Bert Williams - I'm Sorry I Ain't Got It You Could Have It If I Had It Blues / Checkers (It's Your Move Now) album art Bert Williams I'm Sorry I Ain't Got It You Could Have It If I Had It Blues / Checkers (It's Your Move Now)(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2877 US 1920 Sell This Version
A2979 Bert Williams - Lonesome Alimony Blues / Save A Little Dram For Me album art Bert Williams Lonesome Alimony Blues / Save A Little Dram For Me(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2979 US 1920 Sell This Version
A2941 Bert Williams - Ten Little Bottles / Unlucky Blues album art Bert Williams Ten Little Bottles / Unlucky Blues(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2941 US 1920 Sell This Version
A3305 Bert Williams - I Want To Know Where Tosti Went / Get Up album art Bert Williams I Want To Know Where Tosti Went / Get Up(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3305 US 1921 Sell This Version
A3356 Bert Williams My Last Dollar / I'm Gonna Quit On Saturday(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3356 US 1921 Sell This Version
A3339 Bert Williams - You'll Never Need A Doctor No More / Eve Cost Adam Just One Bone album art Bert Williams You'll Never Need A Doctor No More / Eve Cost Adam Just One Bone(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3339 US 1921 Sell This Version
A3508 Bert Williams - Brother Low Down / Unexpectedly album art Bert Williams Brother Low Down / Unexpectedly(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3508 US 1922 Sell This Version
A33339 Bert Williams Eve Coast Adam Just One Bone / Youl Never Need A Doctor No Moree(Shellac, 10") Columbia A33339 US 1922 Sell This Version
35593 Bert Williams It's Getting So You Can't Trust Nobody / It's Nobody's Business But My Own(Shellac, 10") Columbia 35593 US 1940 Sell This Version

Compilations

R 009 Bert Williams - Ziegfeld Follies Of 1919 album art Eddie Cantor, Bert Williams, Van And Schenck, John Steel (7), Irving Berlin Eddie Cantor, Bert Williams, Van And Schenck, John Steel (7), Irving Berlin - Ziegfeld Follies Of 1919(LP, Comp, Gat) Smithsonian Collection R 009 US 1977 Sell This Version
P-506 Bert Williams - Song & Sayings By Bert Williams album art Bert Williams Song & Sayings By Bert Williams(LP, Comp) Sunbeam (3) P-506 US 1978 Sell This Version

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K1JAMS

K1JAMS

March 14, 2015
edited over 3 years ago
The first musical acts Bert Williams did was in Riverside California with his partner George W. Walker in the late 1890; Bert Williams was active from 1892-1922. He is also known for the music tracks he did under the (Columbia Record label), in 1906 called "Nobody," which is considered by some to be among the forerunner track of classic west coast rap music. Bert Williams is also among the first famous Afro-American comedians,actors,and musicians of the late 1800's & early 1900's.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ovy6rknFWnk

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bert_Williams

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