Champion, Mickey / Bam-A-Lam
Album:Bam-A-Lam Collection:Blues
Artist:Champion, Mickey Added:Sep 2008
Label:Ace Records Ltd 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-09-28 Pull Date:2008-11-30 Charts:Blues
Week Ending:Nov 30Nov 2Oct 19Oct 12Oct 5

Recent Airplay
1.May 20, 2023:blues with a feelin
I'm A Woman
4.Jan 18, 2020:blues with a feelin
Two Faced Daddy
2.Apr 15, 2023:blues with a feelin
Good For Nothin' Man
5.Aug 03, 2019:blues with a feelin'
There Ain't Nothin Better, Two Faced Daddy
3.May 07, 2022:blues with a feelin'
I'm A Woman
6.May 18, 2019:blues with a feelin'

Album Review
The Byrd of Paradise
Reviewed 2008-09-30 
A true blues, R & B, rock & roll legend. Performing & recording in Los Angeles since 1950 - and still to this day. This CD is a powerful look bak at her early career.

1. Strong marching R & B romp - great yelp
2. Swingin' midtempo R&B stroll
3. Blues shoutin' rolling stroll
4. Rare live track - blues jumpin' & shoutin
5. Lowdown blues drag
6. Big band blues shoutin' midtempo ballad
7. Blues walkin' - blues croonin' smokey sax & guitar
8. Smokey sax - sultry voice - ooohhh!
9. Sweet bluesy ballad
10. Crooning - walking blues stroll
11. Rare live track, lowdown alley blues
12. Pop bluesy ballad - big voice
13. Blues crooning on midtempo walk
14. Swingin' novelty ditty
15. Lowdown vocal duet
16. Mickey's Christmas blues
17. Lowdown rain blues
18. Smokey sax - lowdown groove blues cryin
19. Vocal duet on New Orleans' classic
20. Doo-wop walin' stroll
21. Tuff vocals on Central AV strutt
22. Lazy, laidback vocal duet
23. Easy walkin' vocal duet w/"spoon"
24. Alt. take of track #1

Track Listing
1.Bam-A-Lam 13.Everybody Knew It But Me
2.Good For Nothin' Man 14.If You Can't Hold Your Man With Your Kiss
3.Best Friend 15.Found Me A Sugar Daddy
4.He's A Mean Man 16.Gonna Have A Merry Xmas
5.I'm A Woman 17.It's Raining A Long Way From Home
6.I''ve Got It Bad 18.Won't Somebody Please Tell Me What To Do
7.Two Faced Daddy 19.Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu
8.Don't Say You Love Me 20.I'm Tellin' You Baby
9.I'm Not Crying Anymore 21.You're Gonna Suffer Baby
10.What Have You Got 22.Rm Blues
11.Lovin' Jim 23.There Ain't Nothin Better
12.If Thats The Way You Feel 24.Bam-A-Lam