Sometimes, not often enough we reflect upon the good t. Cold busted us the return of the classic is the return of greek beatmaster mister t. Alan lomax, who first encountered jones on a field recording trip in 1959, said, she was on fire to teach america. For the ancestors, autobiographical memories, john stewart, editor urbana. Mobys breakthrough album, the highly influential play. Get all the lyrics to songs by bessie jones and join the genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics. Moby go the very best of moby remixed cd at discogs, lyrics by, vocals mylene farmer remix manhattan clique remix, producer additional, 6, moby, bodyrock olaf basoskis da hot funk da. Bessie jones phone, address, background info whitepages.
Taking inspiration from bessie jones iconic record, which was made famous by mobys honey, but here given new lyrics and meaning, it happens sometimes is a thunderous record, selfassured with a powerful 44 groove and intoxicating vocal, ready to take. Located directly off the georgia coast, these islands represent a small but fascinating chapter in american history, a bit. Bessie jones biography, albums, streaming links allmusic. Mar 22, 2018 welcome to larkin poes tip o the hat video series. Bessie jones was one of the most popular performers on the 1960s and 70s folk circuit, appearing usually at the helm of the georgia sea island singers at colleges, festivals, the poor peoples march on washington, and jimmy carters inauguration. Bessie jones from georgia performing sometimes recorded by music archivist alan lomax during his field recordings of southern music. As a young woman she moved to the islands and became an intrinsic part of the cultural life there. Lomaxs organization, the association for cultural equity, has a nice biography of jones online if you want to know more. Mar 02, 2020 in celebrating the music of american gospelcumfolk singer bessie jones 19021984, silvia bolognesi s young shoutsan all italian quartetresponds to the rhythmic energy in jones field songs, childrens songs, chants and gospel callandresponse, with jazz of uncommon vibrancy.
Alan lomax first encountered bessie jones on a southern trip in 1959, jones made her way up to new york city two years later and asked lomax to record both her music and biography. Lookup bessie s current home address in missouri, relatives, mobile phone number and email address. Sometimes borchi remix bessie jones by b o r c h i on. Elizabeth ames jones born 1956, one of the three elected members of the texas railroad commission. Jack back is the new project from an as yet anonymous, everevolving and high profile artist from fine house music roots. Moguai and raumakustiks sometimes sample of bessie. Bessie jones sometime mp3 download and lyrics cd universe. Mobys honey sample of bessie joness sometimes whosampled. Check out sometime by bessie jones on amazon music. Bessie jones can my honey come back sometimes i want to rap that jack sometimes i get a hump in my back sometimes im going over here sometimes. Download bessie jones sometimes studio acapella right here instantly. Bessie jones in missouri find contact information, public records, and much more. Taking inspiration from bessie jones iconic record, which was made famous by mobys honey, but here given new lyrics and meaning, it happens sometimes is a thunderous record, selfassured with a powerful 44 groove and intoxicating vocal, ready to take the halls of house music by storm.
Feb 24, 2011 bessie jones sometimes this was one of the tunes used by moby on his album play this particular recording was sampled for honey enjoy. Jones recognized that she could communicate to a wider world the littleknown history of african americans and slavery through the stories, songs, and dances that she had learned as a child. Sometimes by bessie jones samples, covers and remixes. Bessie jones sometimes this was one of the tunes used by moby on his album play this particular recording was sampled for honey enjoy. The best result we found for your search is bessie e jones age 60s in beaufort, sc. She was a founding member of the georgia sea island singers. Music profile for bessie jones, born 8 february 1902. Simons island in 1959, he met bessie jones, whom he recognized as a major artist. Elizabeth jones, convicted in the cleft chin murder case elizabeth ames jones born 1956, one of the three elected members of the texas railroad commission a. If my honey comes back, sometime im gonna rap that jack, sometimes get a hump in my back, sometimes im going over here, sometimes.
The song was inspired by bessie jones recording of her 1960 song sometimes and in turn inspired mobys 1998 single honey, but features new lyrics. Alan lomax first encountered bessie jones on a southern trip in 1959. Mary elizabeth bessie jones was born february 8, 1902, in smithville, georgia. Bessie jones was born on february 8, 1902 in smithville, georgia, usa. Sometimes, not often enough we reflect upon the good things and those thoughts always center. The top city of residence is durham, followed by greensboro. Bessie jones sometimes this was one of the tunes used by moby on his album play this particular recording was sampled for honey. Alan lomax, zora neale hurston, and mary elizabeth barnicle made recordings in the georgia sea islands in 1935. Licensed to youtube by wmg, umg, soulspazm on behalf of unthugged. Download beggin the blues bessie jones mp3 alan lomax. She learned her songs from her grandfather, a former slave born in africa. Sometimes by hypnotic wheels 2015 credits beta writers. It happens sometimes extended mix defected records. Located directly off the georgia coast, these islands represent a small.
It was from the sampsons, especially jet, that young bessie first learned about slavery and the old ways. They have also lived in parris island, sc and kaneohe, hi plus 3 other locations. Sometimes mp3 song by bessie jones from the album hillbilly folk. Lomax archives releasing 60track collection of bessie. Jul 22, 2017 lyrics for may be the last time, i dont know by bessie jones. When she was seven months old, her parents moved to dawson. Sometimes performed by bessie jones courtesy of atlantic recording corp. All bessie jones lyrics sorted by popularity, with video and meanings.
Song information for sometimes bessie jones on allmusic. The song was inspired by bessie jones recording of her 1960 song sometimes and in turn. Recordings by alan lomax 19591966 bessie jones on allmusic 2014 the music of the georgia sea islands is unlike. Sometimes, buzzard lope, go to sleep little baby, you better mind, shoo turkey, biography. Jack back it happens sometimes extended mix by defected. Dig it written by mickey petralia, michael fitzpatrick, doug e. Bessie jones, north carolina nc found at 74 locations. Bessie jones may be the last time, i dont know lyrics. Check out sometimes by bessie jones on amazon music. Although closely associated with the unique music of the georgia sea islands, singer bessie jones was not actually born on the islands, but in a small mainland georgia town. Songs and games from the georgia sea islands, top tracks. The return of the classic lp available on 12inch vinyl cd digital label.
As artists, we aspire to keep learning the songs that move and inspire us. A musical journey from the georgia sea islands to the mississippi delta, and georgia sea island songs. Albums include goodbye, babylon, sounds of the south. Bessie jones february 8, 1902 july 17, 1984 was an american gospel singer from smithville, ga. Recorded live at il lavoratorio, florence, the music is. For the present, lets just say that she was an extraordinary talent, a. Download sometimes song on and listen hillbilly folk sometimes song offline. Hot bessie jones moby sometimes honey lyrics goodrichs blog. Select this result to view bessie e jones s phone number, address, and more. It happens sometimes is a song produced and recorded by david guetta under the alias jack back, released as a single on 14 october 2018. Born on february 8, 1902 in smithville, ga, died on july 17, 1984. Bessie jones sings im gonna lay down my life for my lord to children from the downtown community school on episode 7 of pete seegers rainbow quest.
Photography by color photo of bessie jones diana davies producer, compiled by nathan salsburg 2 recorded by alan lomax. Although closely associated with the unique music of the georgia sea islands, singer bessie jones was not actually born on the islands, but in a small. The albums opening track and debut single was honey, build around a vocal sample of bessie jones sometimes with the instrumental build around the piano of joe cockers woman to woman. This story comes from bessie jones february 8, 1902 july 17, 1984, a singer and teller whose extensive repertoire was recorded by alan lomax. She grew up in a large, extended family that included her stepfather, james sampson, and his parents, jet and julia sampson. Bessie jones february 8, 1902 july 17, 1984 was an american gospel singer from. She was a highly successful black businesswoman who catered exclusively to the sexual desires of. We currently dont have any genres associated with this song. Official bessie jones sometime lyrics at cd universe. It happens sometimes by jack back sampled bessie jones s sometimes. She died on september 4, 1984 in brunswick, georgia. Put your hand on your hip, and let your backbone slip. In my heart, i call her the mother courage of american black traditions. Lomax archives releasing 60track collection of bessie jones.
Join facebook to connect with bessie jones and others you may know. Simons island, georgia, church of god in christ tracks a2, a4 to a6 recorded in brunswick, georgia. Mary elizabeth bessie jones february 8, 1902 july 17, 1984 was an american gospel and folk singer credited with helping to bring folk songs, games and stories to wider audiences in the 20th century. This may be the last time this may be the last time this may be the last time oh, it may b. Moguai and raumakustiks sometimes sample of bessie joness. Discover top playlists and videos from your favorite artists on shazam. It happens sometimes extended mix jack back it happens sometimes.873 1627 983 1571 215 320 1080 1316 569 1252 1232 630 362 5 369 1096 325 1230 509 141 1554 677 1285 753 289 569 678 389 837 1344 1107 751 550 641 1365 1322