DON'T BLAME ME

Latest update on 02/02/2015

Artist: Walter Woolf King
Author: Jimmy McHugh/Dorothy Fields
Year: 1933

Introduced in Chicago in revue Clowns In Clover.

Covers:

1933:

Guy Lombardo [in film Dinner At Eight; the oldest recording for Brunswick; vocal: Carman Lombardo]

1933:

Rudy Vallee

1933:

Leo Reisman

1933:

Ethel Waters

1938:

King Cole Trio [and several times afterwards]

1946:

Andrews Sisters

1946:

Charlie Parker

1948:

Betty Garrett [in film Big City]

1948:

Sarah Vaughan

1949:

Miles Davis

1951:

Vic Damone [in film The Strip]

1955:

Constance Towers [in film Bring Your Smile Along]

1955:

Art Tatum

1955:

Frankie Laine

1958:

Bill Doggett

1959:

Slim Gaillard

1960:

Everly Brothers [hit US]

1960:

Eric Dolphy

1962:

Etta James

1964:

Frank Ifield [hit UK]

1987:

Ann Miller [in musical Sugar Babies]

1991:

Flat Duo Jets [trash rock version]

1995:

Marc Ribot [on cd Don't Blame Me]

2001:

Etta James

2003:

White Stripes [live]

2012:

Georgie Fame

Also cut by Coleman Hawkins, Helen Humes, Illinois Jacquet, Peggy Lee, Johnny Mathis, Thelonious Monk, The Platters, Johnny Ray, Big Joe Turner and Mary Lou Williams.

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