George W. Johnson

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  • Whistling Coon - George W. Johnson (1891)

    Whistling Coon - George W. Johnson (1891) MP3

    "The Whistling Coon" is by african american recording artist George W. Johnson (1846-1914) in 1891. Here is a little fun fact: this is the first sound recording of ...

    Tags: The Whistling Coon, 1891, 1890s, 1891 music, 1890s music

  • The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson (1898)

    The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson (1898) MP3

    "The Laughing Song" was made by George W. Johnson (1846-1914) in 1891. This is one of the first known recording of an African American. Though very little is ...

    Tags: The Laughing Song, 1890s Music, 1891, 1890s, 1891 music

  • Negro Laughing Song - George W. Johnson - 1901 Columbia Record take 12

    Negro Laughing Song - George W. Johnson - 1901 Columbia Record take 12 MP3

    Here is former slave and the first African American to sing on Record, Mr. George W. Johnson singing his famous Negro Laughing Song from take 12 of a ...

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  • The Whistling Coon - George W. Johnson - Victor Grand Prize Record 1902

    The Whistling Coon - George W. Johnson - Victor Grand Prize Record 1902 MP3

    Here is the first African American to sing on Record, George W. Johnson and his famous song the Whistling Coon, from 1902 on Victor Record.

    Tags: George, Johnson, Black, Americana, The, Whistling, Coon, Victor, Record

  • The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson

    The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson MP3

    The more I hear this song spanning many, many years... laughing for a phonograph record, "over and over again in the recording studio fifty or more times a day" ...

    Tags: the, laughing, song, george, johnson, 78, rpm

  • Stinchcomb, phonographic, Whistling Girl, George W. Johnson

    Stinchcomb, phonographic, Whistling Girl, George W. Johnson MP3

    George W. Johnson was a black pioneering recording artist. His specialty was what are known as laughing songs, songs in which the performer would both ...

    Tags: Laughing Songs, Brown wax cylinder recordings, early talking machine, Early Phonograph

  • The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson (Extended)

    The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson (Extended) MP3

    1898.

    Tags: the laughing song, George Johnson (Musical Artist)

  • George W. Johnson, The Laughing Coon 1903 Victor III Gramophone

    George W. Johnson, The Laughing Coon 1903 Victor III Gramophone MP3

    Here is pioneer African American Recording artist George W. Johnson (1846-1914), singing "The Laughing Coon", on an original Victor "Grand Prize" 10" record ...

    Tags: Victor, Gramophone, Phonograph, Black Americana, 78rpm

  • The Laughing Coon- George W. Johnson Cover

    The Laughing Coon- George W. Johnson Cover MP3

    One of the greatest songs ever. Covered by Sara and Ryan.

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  • 'The Laughing Coon" Sung By George W. Johnson Edison Phonograph Cylinder On Columbia BKT Graphophone MP3

    Here is early Black recording artist George W. Johnson singing "The Laughing Coon" on Edison 2 minute wax cylinder. I played this on my Columbia BKT ...
  • George W. Johnson - The Laughing Song (1898 Recording)

    George W. Johnson - The Laughing Song (1898 Recording) MP3

    Lyrics below... The image featured is that of the artist, George W. Johnson. Info on the artist can be found here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_W._Johnson ...

    Tags: George, Johnson, Laughing, Song, African, American, Early, Recording, Gramophone, Record, 1898, 1800s, Nineteenth, Century, Music

  • George W. Johnson sings - The Laughing Song - a Marconi Record 1906

    George W. Johnson sings - The Laughing Song - a Marconi Record 1906 MP3

    Here is a Marconi Velvet Tone Record from 1906 featuring George W. Johnson's famous Laughing Song. Johnson was the first African American to sing on ...

    Tags: George, Johnson, Marconi, Record, Columbia, 1906

  • The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson (Single Version)

    The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson (Single Version) MP3

    The Laughing Song by George Washington Johnson went to #1 on The Phonoscope chart on April 4, 1891. It stayed at the top of the charts for ten weeks.

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  • THE LAUGHING SONG by George W Johnson 1905

    THE LAUGHING SONG by George W Johnson 1905 MP3

    THE LAUGHING SONG by George W Johnson, released on this record about 1905. ENjoy!

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  • Stinchcomb, phonographic, George W. Johnson, Laughing song

    Stinchcomb, phonographic, George W. Johnson, Laughing song MP3

    The best known and most frequently recorded (by many companies) song by the black pioneer recording artist George W. Johnson. This is a brown wax cylinder ...

    Tags: Brown wax cylinder, Columbia phonograph Company of New York and Paris, Pioneer recording artists, Laughing Song, Early phonographic recordings, The Laughing Song

  • Stinchcomb, phonographic, Laughing Coon by George W. Johnson

    Stinchcomb, phonographic, Laughing Coon by George W. Johnson MP3

    A brown wax cylinder (which has been somewhat affected by mold) of George W. Johnson's laughing song Laughing Coon. Johnson was a black artist who was ...

    Tags: Brown wax cylinder record, Early phonograph, Laughing song, Nickel in the slot phonograph

  • George W. Johnson - The Laughing Song (WarioWare D.I.Y. Cover)

    George W. Johnson - The Laughing Song (WarioWare D.I.Y. Cover) MP3

    Here's a pretty short cover of the first song to be recorded by a black man on the phonograph.

    Tags: The Laughing Song, George Johnson (Musical Artist)

  • George W.Johnson - Laughing Song 1901

    George W.Johnson - Laughing Song 1901 MP3

    please note, I do not own any of these records. Please view part of my collection at http://www.youtube.com/user/djoutrage18/videos if you do own these records ...

    Tags: 78rpm, gramophone, gramaphone, phonograph

  • When You And I Were Young, Maggie (George W. Johnson - J.A. Butterfield) John McCormack

    When You And I Were Young, Maggie (George W. Johnson - J.A. Butterfield) John McCormack MP3

    Please enjoy, When You And I Were Young, Maggie When You And I Were Young, Maggie (George W. Johnson - J.A. Butterfield) John McCormack Tenor with ...

    Tags: John McCormack, Tenor, orchestra, Tenor with orchestra, Victor Talking Machine Co, Victrola, Old Time Record

  • George Johnson - The Whistling Coon - 1891 (The first recording by an African-American)

    George Johnson - The Whistling Coon - 1891 (The first recording by an African-American) MP3

    George Johnson's song Whistling Coon was one of the most popular of the Coon songs of the 1850-90s. While the records and the imagery that goes along with ...

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  • The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson. Pierwszy Afroamerykanin nagrany na nośniku!

    The Laughing Song - George W. Johnson. Pierwszy Afroamerykanin nagrany na nośniku! MP3

    http://oldschoolerscrew.blogspot.com/ George Washington Johnson urodził się w niewoli, na plantacji w Virgini w roku 1846, zmarł w 1914. W roku 1853 rodzina ...

    Tags: Laughing Song

  • George W. Bush on his dad

    George W. Bush on his dad's brush with LBJ's salty humor MP3

    George H.W. Bush asked Lyndon Baines Johnson about the difference between the House and the Senate, and Johnson replied as only he could, former ...

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  • The LAUGHING SONG Edison 2 Minute Wax Phonograph Cyinder By George W. Johnson

    The LAUGHING SONG Edison 2 Minute Wax Phonograph Cyinder By George W. Johnson MP3

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  • The Laughing Coon - Original 1898 Edison Version - George Washington Johnson

    The Laughing Coon - Original 1898 Edison Version - George Washington Johnson MP3

    George W. Johnson, the first African American to sing on Record, was discovered singing and whistling on a Street Corner in New York City back in 1890, and ...

    Tags: George, Johnson, Edison, Amberola, Laughing, Coon, Gold, Moulded, Record, Phonograph