Lil Green

Lillian Green.

Also known as Green, L. Green, L.Green, Lilian Green, Lillian Green

Discography of Lil Green:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Romance In The Dark 16 Audio 1971 RCA Victor
2 Worried Life Blues / Romance In The Dark 2 Audio Archive Records (3)
3 Chicago 1940-1947 16 Audio 1985 Rosetta Records
4 Knockin' Myself Out / I Won't Sell My Love 2 Audio 1941 Bluebird (3)
5 Why Don't You Do Right? / Love Me 2 Audio 1941 Bluebird (3)
6 Female Blues 1940-1942 16 Audio 1988 Document Records (2)
7 Romance In The Dark / Why Don't You Do Right? 2 Audio Groove (3)

Born: December 22, 1919 in Mississippi.

Died: April 14, 1954 in Chicago.

An American blues singer and songwriter. She relocated from Mississippi to Chicago after the deaths of her parents. There she began performing in her teens and would go on to make all of her recordings of her career.

Lil Green was noted for superb timing and a distinctively sinuous voice.

In the 1930s she and Big Bill Broonzy had a night club act together. Her two biggest hits were "Romance in the Dark" (1940) and Joe McCoy's "Why Don't You Do Right?" (1941).

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