5 Comments (since 25 Apr 2013)
For a little history of this song, one of my faves, check out: http://inkhornterm.blogspot.ca/2009/04/songmasonry-after-youve-gone-marion.html
For the Bessie version: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VCDOr6au_H8
Beautiful and haunting...
Ace Jam. Al Jolson also did a great version of this tune.
@LadyGulag Yeah, he did. The link I posted shows a list of those who've covered the song. Quite the group including Dinah Washington, Judy Garland, and Nina Simone.