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Gladys Bentley Quintette - Big Gorilla Blues / Lay It On The Line Album

Gladys Bentley Quintette - Big Gorilla Blues / Lay It On The Line Album

Performer: Gladys Bentley Quintette
Title: Big Gorilla Blues / Lay It On The Line
Style: Rhythm & Blues
Released: 1946
Cat#: 165, 166
Country: US
Label: Excelsior Records
Size MP3 version: 1212 mb
Size FLAC version: 2235 mb
Size WMA version: 1089 mb
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 144
Genre: Blues

Gladys Bentley Quintette - Big Gorilla Blues / Lay It On The Line Album


Tracklist

1Big Gorilla Blues
Written-By – Johnson
2Lay It On The Line
Written-By – Bentley

Credits

  • BassBilly Hadnot
  • DrumsRobt. Rose
  • GuitarByron Johnson
  • PianoSylvester Scott
  • Saxophone [Tenor Sax]Wm. Woodman
  • Vocals [Vocalist]Gladys Bentley

Notes

Side A: 166
Side B: 165

Album

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The seems to be mild confusion since the labels from 18 Top Hits and Excelsior Records have the same number (165). Not related by any means.