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The Complete Recordings, Vol. 5: The Final Chapter

19 songs (2 hours and 2 minutes) Released on 6 February 1996
Disc 1
1
Need a Little Sugar in My Bowl
Bessie Smith
2:50
2
Safety Mama
Bessie Smith
3:26
3
Do Your Duty
Bessie Smith
3:26
4
Gimme a Pigfoot and a Bottle of Beer
Bessie Smith
3:30
5
Take Me for a Buggy Ride
Bessie Smith
2:37
6
I'm Down In the Dumps (78rpm Version)
Bessie Smith
3:12
7
The Yellow Dog Blues (Alternate Take)
Bessie Smith
3:18
8
Soft Pedal Blues (Alternate Take)
Bessie Smith
3:22
9
Nashville Women's Blues
Bessie Smith
3:18
10
Careless Love Blues (take 1)
Bessie Smith
3:29
11
Muddy Water (A Mississippi Moan)
Bessie Smith & Her Band
3:13
12
St. Louis Blues Soundtrack
Bessie Smith
14:48
Disc 2
1
Bessie Disappears
Bessie Smith
4:50
2
Waldorf-Astoria Party
Bessie Smith
7:15
3
Bessie & Jack, I
Bessie Smith
2:52
4
Bessie & Jack, II / Bessie & The Ladies
Bessie Smith
10:23
5
Life on the Road, I
Bessie Smith
11:14
6
Life on the Road, II
Bessie Smith
14:02
7
Life on the Road, III / Bessie & Gertrude Sanders
Bessie Smith
21:20