Bert A. Williams  (1874-1922)
Last updated: 19.01.22
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  Title Instruments Attribution
       
  Midi File(s)   
audiomidi15.gif Dat's Harmony (1911) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Vampire (1914), The Midi James Pitt-Payne
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Dora Dean (1896) Clifford & Huth (perf.)
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pdf15.gif Fas', Fas' World (1907) Alex Rogers (words)
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pdf15.gif Ma Lady Annabelle (1905) Earle C. Jones (words)
Carroll Johnson (perf.)
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pdf15.gif That's a Plenty (1909)(w&m) Henry Creamer (words)
Bert A. Williams (perf.)
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pdf15.gif You're Gwine to Get Somethin' What You Don't Expect (1910) Vincent Bryan (words)
Bert A. Williams (perf.)
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  As performer    
pdf15.gif Play That Barber Shop Chord (1910) Piano, Voice By L.F. Muir
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pdf15.gif That's a Plenty (1909) Piano, Voice By B.A. Williams
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pdf15.gif You're Gwine to Get Somethin' What You Don't Expect (1910) Piano, Voice By B.A. Williams
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This list is arranged by composer and contains 13 songs sung by Bert A. Williams who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Moon Shines on the Moonshine (1920), The Robert Hood Bowers Francis De Witt (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
A. Bernard (perf.)
Ernest Hare (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Ev'rybody's Crazy 'bout the Doggone Blues (1918) Henry Creamer(w&m) Turner Layton (co-author)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg You Can't Shake That Shimmie Here (1919) Ford T. Dabney B.A. Williams (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg Land Where the Women Wear the Trousers (1909) Fred Godfrey(w&m) Charles Denton (perf.)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Play That Barber Shop Chord (1910) Lewis F. Muir William Tracey (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
Ed Morton (perf.)
Edward Meeker (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I May Be Crazy, But I Ain't No Fool (1904) Alexander Rogers B.A. Williams (perf.)
perf15.jpg I'm a Jonah Man (1903) Alexander Rogers B.A. Williams (perf.)
George Walker (perf.)
perf15.jpg Nobody (1905) Alexander Rogers(w&m) B.A. Williams (perf.)
perf15.jpg You'll Never Need a Doctor No More (1921) Chris Smith Chris smith (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg You're in the Right Church But the Wrong Pew (1908) Chris Smith Cecil Mack (words)
Ed Morton (perf.)
Clarice Vance (perf.)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg  That's a Plenty (1909) Bert A. Williams(w&m) Henry Creamer (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg You're Gwine to Get Somethin' What You Don't Expect (1910) Bert A. Williams Vincent Bryan (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I Ain't Got Nobody Much and Nobody Cares For Me (1916) Spencer Williams Roger Graham (words)
S. Tucker (perf.)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 52 works by Bert A. Williams (1874-1922). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Dora Dean 1896 Clifford & Huth (perf.)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Mammy's Little Pickaninny Boy 1896 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Miss Brown's Cake Walk 1896  wvicon.gif
Oh! I Don't Know, You're Not So Warm! 1896  wvicon.gif
Oh, I Don't Know, or, I Thought I Was a Winner 1896  wvicon.gif
When Miss Maria Johnson Marries Me 1896 George Walker (words)  wvicon.gif
De Darkies' Jubilee 1897
I Don't Like No Cheap Man 1897 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Dance of the Toads 1898  wvicon.gif
He's Up Against the Real Thing Now 1898
I'm a Cooler For the Warmest Coon in Town 1898 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Not a Coon Came Out the Way That He Went In 1898 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Trip to Coontown, A 1898 B. Cole (words)
J. Weldon Johnson (words)
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Why Don't You Get a Lady of Your Own 1898 George Walker (words)
Medicine Man, The 1899 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Snap Shot Sal 1899 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Sousa Outdone by the Colored Band 1899 George Walker (words)
Blackville Strutters Ball, The 1900 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Ghost of a Coon 1900 George Walker (words)
I Want to Be a Military Man 1900 George Walker (words)
Voodoo Man, The 1900 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Fortune Telling Man, The 1901 George Walker (words)
She's Getting More Like the White Folks Every Day 1901 George Walker (co-author)  wvicon.gif
When Zacharias Leads the Band 1901
It A'int No Use to Sing Dem Songs to Me 1902
When It's All Goin' Out, and Nothin' Comin' In 1902 George Walker (words)
Ma Lady Annabelle 1905 Earle C. Jones (words)
Carroll Johnson (perf.)
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Nobody 1905 Alex Rogers (words)  wvicon.gif
Here It Comes Again 1906
Island of by and By, The 1906 Alex Rogers (words)
Aida Overton-Walker (perf.)
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Jolly Jungle Boys, The 1906
Let It Alone 1906 Alex Rogers (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Rastus Johnson, U. S. A 1906
Fas', Fas' World 1907 Alex Rogers (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
I Used to Be Afraid to Go Home in the Dark (w&m) 1908 E.A. van Alstyne (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Believe Me 1909
By-Gone Days in Dixie 1909
Chink Chink Chinaman 1909
Dance of the Veiled Mugs, The 1909
Harbor of Lost Dreams, The 1909
My Ole Man 1909
That's a Plenty (w&m) 1909 Henry Creamer (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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Constantly 1910 Chris Smith (words)
James Burris (words)
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If I Should Die, Before I Wake, How Will I Know, I'm Dead? 1910
Lovie Joe 1910 Chris Smith (words)
James Burris (words)
That's Genuine First Class Yiddisha Love 1910 Chris Smith (words)
James Burris (words)
White Folks Call It Chantecler But It's Just Plain Chicken to Me 1910
You're Gwine to Get Somethin' What You Don't Expect 1910 Vincent Bryan (words)
B.A. Williams (perf.)
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Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Dat's Harmony 1911 Grant Clarke (words)  wvicon.gif audiomidi15.gif
Borrow From Me 1912  wvicon.gif
Darktown Poker Club, The 1914  wvicon.gif
Vampire, The 1914 Earl Jones (words)
Gene Buck (words)
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