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Frankie and Johnny" (sometimes spelled "Frankie and Johnnie"; also known as "Frankie and Albert" or just "Frankie") is a traditional American popular song. It tells the story of a woman, Frankie, who finds her man Johnny making love to another woman and shoots him dead. Frankie is then arrested; in some versions of the song she is also executed. The song was inspired by one or more actual murders
Frankie and Johnny" (sometimes spelled "Frankie and Johnnie"; also known as "Frankie and Albert" or just "Frankie") is a traditional American popular song. It tells the story of a woman, Frankie, who finds that her man Johnny was making love to another woman and shoots him dead. The song was inspired by one or more actual murders. In 1899, popular St Louis balladeer Bill Dooley composed "Frankie Killed Allen" shortly after the Baker murder case.
Electronic 15,217,724. Funk, Soul 4,976,303. Frankie & Johnny (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Cass, Album, Comp).
Free improvising drummer Michael Zerang wrote the music on the CD The Ballad of Frankie and Johnny for the Redmoon Theater, a puppet theater company from Chicago. Oddly enough, Zerang himself does not play on the album, leaving drum duties to Fred Armisen, accompanied by Jeremy Ruthrauff (saxophones, flutes) and regular collaborator cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm (also featured on bass). The music goes from straight jazz vignettes to exploratory tracks verging on free improvisation.
Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash perform together in 1975. Michael Ochs Archives. Thanks in part to the influence of Appalachian folk, hillbilly and Western swing, country music has always addressed some pretty dark subject matter. Sure, there are songs about cheating, fighting and stealing, but it's those even darker tunes about killin' that are the guiltiest of pleasures. Other folks might have a different definition for "old friend," as Lovett refers to his. 45 in the lyrics, and it's unclear if the narrator was even jilted by the girl, but the gruesome final scene guarantees anything but a white wedding. This entire album of the same name is one long murder ballad, telling the tale of the red-headed stranger who may be a cold-blooded killer, but is also somewhat of an American treasure. Chalk that up to the universal compassion for lost love, animals and Willie Nelson's voice.
Popular renditions of the American romance-murder ballad of "Frankie and Johnny". garage rock female bands 60s pop psychedelic magic.
|1||–Lena Horne||Frankie And Johnny (Parts 1 And 2)|
|2||–Erroll Garner||Frankie And Johnny Fantasy|
|3||–Louis Armstrong||Frankie And Johnny|
|4||–Big Bill Broonzy||Frankie And Johnny|
|5||–Champion Jack Dupree||Frankie And Johnny|
|6||–Jewell Long||Frankie And Albert|
|7||–Fate Marable's Society Syncopators||Frankie And Johnny|
|8||–Benny Goodman||Frankie And Johnny|
|9||–Bunny Berigan And Bunny Berigan And His Orchestra*||Frankie And Johnny|
|10||–Tommy Jarrell, Oscar Jenkins, Fred Cockerham||Frankie Baker|
|11||–Jimmie Rodgers||Frankie And Johnny|
|12||–Ethel Waters||Frankie And Johnny|
|13||–King Oliver||Frankie And Johnny|
|14||–Duke Ellington And His Orchestra||Frankie And Albert|
|15||–Isham Jones Orchestra||Frankie And Johnny|
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