Nom civil: Willa Mae Thornton. Thornton was the first artist to record "Hound Dog" (Peacock 1612), with which she had a Number 1 hit in the Billboard R&B chart in 1953 selling two million copies,. Later the same year she released "They Call Me Big Mama" (Peacock 1621). This release helped immortalize her nickname in the world of funky gospel and R&B music. She also wrote and recorded "Ball And Chain", which gained Janis Joplin attention in the late 1960s.
Album starts at 156BPM, ends at 178BPM (+22), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Big Mama Thornton. The Rising Sun Collection (2). 1994. Big Mama The Queen At Monterey.
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Biography by Bill Dahl. Powerhouse blues and R&B singer, the original "Hound Dog" belter, and one of the most important female architects of rock & roll. The Rising Sun Collection. Just A Memory Records.
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Ball and Chain" (also "Ball 'n' Chain" or "Ball & Chain") is a blues song written and recorded by American blues artist Big Mama Thornton. Although her recording did not appear on the record charts, the song has become one of Thornton's best-known, largely due to performances and recordings by Janis Joplin. In the early 1960s,Thornton recorded several songs for Bay-Tone Records. Two were released on a single, "You Did Me Wrong" and "Big Mama's Blues".
|2||Rock Me Baby|
|3||Ball And Chain|
|6||Medley: Hound Dogé, Walkin` The Dog|
|7||Sweet Little Angel|
- Recorded At – Rising Sun Celebrity Jazz Club
NotesRecorded at Rising Sun Celebrity Jazz Club on April 12, 1977.
|RSCD 0002||Big Mama Thornton||The Rising Sun Collection (CD, Album)||Just A Memory||RSCD 0002||Germany||1994|
|JAM 9154-2||Big Mama Thornton||Sassy Mama (CD, Album)||Just A Memory||JAM 9154-2||Canada||2005|