song question

Art Schuna aaschuna@wisc.edu
Wed Feb 29 19:55:21 EST 2012


Blues Discography 1943-1970 lists Tiny Topsy's version of Just a Little
Bit as being recorded in
1959.  Interesting the book omits all recordings by Piney Brown after
1953 so it isn't listed.

Art

On 2/29/2012 1:38 PM, Stan Erhart wrote:
> Not sure who recorded it first, but I have these guys as the composer...
>
> "I Just Want A Little Bit"
> John Thornton/Piney Brown (Columbus Perry)/Ralph Bass/Earl Washington
>
> And these are some of the people who've recorded it...
>
> Rosco Gordon (charted 1960)
> Roy Head (charted 1965)
> Little Milton (charted 1969)
> Monty Alexander
> Animals
> Dave Berry
> Jerry Butler
> James Cotten Band
> Wayne Fontana&  The Mindbenders
> Etta James
> Bobby King
> Freddie King
> Magic Sam
> Delbert McClinton
> Charlie Musselwhite
> Pinetop Perkins
> Elvis Presley
> Reunion Blues Band
> Mitch Ryder
> Gene Simmons
> Little John Taylor
> Them
> Undertakers
> T-Bone Walker
> Johnny Winter
> Jimi Hendrix
> Zombies
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> From: Dan Axt<dapperdan@INSIGHT.RR.COM>
> To: BLUES-L@LISTSERV.NETHELPS.COM
> Date: 2/29/12 10:58:24AM
> Subject: song question
>
> Here's one for you historians on the L. Who recorded the first version of
> A
> Little Bit of Your Love (I don't want much just a little bit...)?
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