Helen Humes

Also known as H. Humes, Helen Humes & Her Orchestra, Helen Humes And Her All Stars, Helen Humes And Her All-Stars, Humes
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Discography of Helen Humes:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Swingin' With Humes 12 Audio 1991
2 Swingin' With Humes 12 Audio Contemporary Records
3 Songs I Like To Sing! 12 Audio 1984
4 Sneakin' Around 8 Audio 1978 Classic Jazz
5 "E-Baba-Le-Ba" (The Rhythm And Blues Years) 14 Audio 1986 Savoy Jazz
6 Black California 28 Audio 1976 Savoy Records
7 Songs I Like To Sing! 13 Audio 1988
8 Helen Humes 11 Audio 1960 Contemporary Records
9 Songs I Like To Sing! 12 Audio 1961 Contemporary Records
10 Every Now And Then / Be-Baba-Leba 2 Audio Philo Recordings
11 Let The Good Times Roll 10 Audio 1980 Classic Jazz
12 "E-Baba-Le-Ba" The Rhythm And Blues Years 14 Audio 1986 Savoy Jazz
13 Swingin' With Humes 12 Audio 1961 Contemporary Records
14 Rhythm And Blues Concert 4 Audio 1960 Vogue Records
15 Let The Good Times Roll 10 Audio Black And Blue
16 The Incomparable Helen Humes 8 Audio Jazzology
17 Helen Humes 11 Audio 1990
18 Be-Baba-Leba (1944-52) 16 Audio 1983 "Whiskey, Women, And ..."
19 1947 12 Audio Trip Records (2)
20 The Talk Of The Town 10 Audio 1975 Columbia
21 Helen Comes Back 10 Audio 1973 Black And Blue
22 Woojamacooja 2 Audio 1955 Dootone Records
23 Helen Humes And The Muse All Stars 7 Audio 1980 Muse Records
24 On The Sunny Side Of The Street 8 Audio 1975 Black Lion Records
25 Swingin' With Humes 12 Audio 1961 Contemporary Records
26 Woojamacooja 2 Audio 1955 Dootone Records


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 yeras. 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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