Eric Bibb
Black to the Music - english version

AUGUST 16th, 1951

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Discography
Solo albums
1972 - AIN'T GRAND
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1972 - AIN'T IT GRAND

A1. Son Of Lazarus
A2. Mellow Meadows
A3. Tuesday Morning Rendez-Vouz
A4. Ain’t It Grand
A5. I’m Not Crazy

B1. Lovefire
B2. Break The Hands
B3. When Uncle Pete Came To Town
B4. Losers Romp The Road
B5. The Last Time

1977 - RAINBOW PEOPLE
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1977 - RAINBOW PEOPLE

A1. Catalina Estimada
A2. Lonesome Child Blues
A3. Look Over Yonder
A4. Candy Man
A5. Sunday School

B1. Lead Me, Guide Me
B2. Encuentro En La Estracion
B3. Going Home
B4. Rainbow People

1983 - Golden Apples of the Sun
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1983 - Golden Apples of the Sun

A1. Face The Music
A2. Red Blues
A3. Stockholms Blaa Blues
A4. Strings
A5. Your Companion
A6. She Loves Me

B1. Eighteen Hammers / No More Cane On The Brazos
B2. I’m Not Crazy
B3. Soul Sister
B4. Give His Love
B5. Golden Apples Of The Sun

1997 - ME TO YOU
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1997 - ME TO YOU

01. Keep My Cool
02. Sing You Song (Duet With Taj Mahal)
03. Catch Up To Your Heart
04. Between A Woman An’a Man
05. Talk To Me
06. You’re The One
07. Something Much Greater (Duet With Pops Staples)
08. Strong Love
09. Looking Through The Window
10. Gonna Walk This Road
11. A Better Man
12. I Need A Vacation
13. I’ll Be Your Car
14. Me To You

1999 - HOME TO ME
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1999 - HOME TO ME

01. World War Blues
02. Healing Tome
03. Mandela Is Free
04. No More Cane On The Brazos
05. Livin’ Lovin’ An’ Doin’
06. Walk The Walk
07. Put Your Foot Down
08. For You
09. New Shoes
10. Singin’ In My Heart
11. Come Back Baby
12. Bring It On Home To Me

2000 - ROADWORKS
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2000 - ROADWORKS

01. Tell Ol`d Bill
02. New Automobile
03. Sugar Mama
04. Candy Man
05. Panama Hat
06. Goin` Down Slow
07. For You
08. Gonna Walk This Road
09. I Want Jesus To Walk With Me
10. Sebastian`s Tune
11. Shavin` Talk
12. Saucer N` Cup
13. Gratitude
14. Lazy Afternoon

2000 - JUST LIKE LOVE
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2000 - JUST LIKE LOVE

A1. Wrapped Up In Her Arms
A2. My Charleston Dream
A3. Dear John
A4. Just Like Love
A5. She’s Still With Me
A6. I Wanna Be Ready
A7. Katri’s Kindness
A8. Get It While It’s Hot
A9. Home In That Rock

B1. Forever Ago
B2. Deep Sea Blues
B3. Sail Away Ladies
B4. All Your Sweetness
B5. Rock Island Rocket
B6. Marley’s Mood
B7. That’s Why I’m Here
B8. Prayin’

2001 - PAINTING SIGNS
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2001 - PAINTING SIGNS

A1. Kokomo
A2. Delia’s Gone
A3. Hope In A Hopeless World
A4. I Heard The Angels Singing

B1. Five Miles Above
B2. Angel
B3. Got To Do Better

C1. Walkin’ Home
C2. Paintin’ Signs
C3. To Know You

D1. Time To Move On
D2. Honest I Do
D3. The Light Was Worth The Candle
D4. Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down

2002 - Live At The Basement
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2002 - Live At The Basement

01. Good Stuff
02. Shingle By Shingle
03. Needed Time
04. Lonesome Valley
05. Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down
06. Sebastian’s Tune (Instrumental)
07. Got To Do Better
08. Panama Hat
09. To Know You Is To Love You
10. No More Cane On The Brazos
11. Right On Time
12. For You
13. In My Father’s House
14. I Heard The Angels Singin’

2003 - NATURAL LIGHT
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2003 - NATURAL LIGHT

A1. Too Much Stuff
A2. Home Lovin’ Man
A3. So Sorry
A4. Tell Riley
A5. Guru Man Blues
A6. Every Time It Rains
A7. Champagne Habits

B1. Water Works Fine
B2. Circles
B3. Right On Time
B4. Gratefully Blue
B5. Lucky Man Rag
B6. Higher And Higher

2005 - A SHIP CALLED LOVE
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2005 - A SHIP CALLED LOVE

01. A Ship Called Love
02. Victory Voices
03. Right Where We Are
04. Like Aretha Loves To Sing
05. I’ll Never Lose You
06. The Way You Are
07. Stickin’ To You
08. Troubadour
09. That’s What I Do
10. Turning World
11. More O’ That
12. Faded Jeans
13. When I Hear The Waves
14. Praise ‘N’ Thanksgiving

2006 - DIAMOND DAYS
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2006 - DIAMOND DAYS

01. Tall Cotton
02. Destiny Blues
03. Shine On
04. So Glad
05. Storybook Hero
06. Diamond Days
07. Dr Shine
08. Heading Home
09. In My Fathers House (Live)
10. Forgivness Is Gold
11. Buckets Of Rain
12. Still Livin’ On
13. Worried Man Blues

2006 - TWELVE GATES TO THE CITY
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2006 - TWELVE GATES TO THE CITY

01. Twelve Gates To The City
02. Woke Up This Mornin’
03. Needed Time
04. Shingle By Shingle
05. Let Me Fly
06. Mornin’ Train
07. The Soul Of A Man
08. I Want Jesus To Walk With Me
09. In My Father’s House
10. Show Me The Way
11. Right On Time
12. I Heard The Angels Singing
13. All My Trials
14. I Want Jesus To Walk With Me (instrumental reprise)

2007 - An Evening With Eric Bibb
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2007 - An Evening With Eric Bibb

01. Good Stuff
02. Shingle By Shingle
03. Needed Time
04. Lonesome Valley
05. Don’t Ever Let Your Spirit Down
06. Sebastian’s Tune
07. Got To Be Better
08. Panama Hat
09. To Know You Is To Love You
10. No More On The Brazos
11. Right On Time
12. For You
13. In My Father’s House
14. I Heard The Angels Singing

2008 - GET ONBOARD
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2008 - GET ONBOARD

01. Spirit I Am
02. The Promised Land
03. New Beale Street Blues
04. Get Onboard
05. If Our Heart’s Ain’t In It
06. Pockets
07. River Blues
08. Deep In My Soul
09. Conversation
10. God’s Kingdom
11. Step By Step
12. Stayed On Freedom

2008 - SPIRIT I AM
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2008 - SPIRIT I AM

cd 1
01. Stayed On Freedom
02. Spirit I Am
03. The Promised Land
04. New Beale Street Blues
05. Get Onboard
06. If Our Heart’s Ain’t In It
07. Pockets
08. River Blues
09. Deep In My Soul
10. Conversation
11. God’s Kingdom
12. Step By Step

cd 2
01. No More Cane On The Brazos
02. Stagolee
03. Goodnight Irene
04. Bourgeois Blues
05. Hold On
06. Water
07. I Shall Not Be Moved
08. Bonus video

2009 - LIVE à FIP
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2009 - LIVE A FIP

cd 1
01. Kokomo
02 Stil Livin’On
03 Spoken Introduction
04 Got To Do Better
05 Diamond Days
06 Pockets
07 Hold On
08 Spoken Introduction
09 Connected
10 For You
11 In My Father’s House
12 Needed Time
13 Shingle By Shingle
14 I Shall Not Be Moved

cd 2
01 Stagolee
02 Goin’ Down Slow
03 Come Baby Back
04 Saucer ‘n’ Cup
05 Destiny Blues
06 Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Dow

2010 - BOOKER'S GUITAR
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2010 - BOOKER'S GUITAR

01. Booker’s Guitar
02. With My Maker I Am One
03. Flood Water
04. Walkin’ Blues Again
05. Sunrise Blues
06. Wayfaring Stranger
07. Train From Aberdeen
08. New Home
09. Nobody’s Fault But Mine
10. One Soul To Save
11. Rocking Chair
12. Turning Pages
13. A Good Woman
14. Tell Riley
15. A – Z Blues

2011 - TROUBADOUR LIVE

Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2011 - TROUBADOUR LIVE

01. Katalin’s Introduction
02. The Cape
03. Introducing Staffan Astner
04. New Home
05. Troubadour
06. Shavin’ Talk
07. Walkin’ Blues Again
08. Tell Riley
09. Connected
10. New World Comin’ Through
11. Thanks for the Joy
12. For You
13. People Get Ready / Get Onboard

2011 - THE HAVEN

Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2011 - THE HAVEN

01. Invocation (on 7 strings)
02. Dream Baker
03. People You Love
04. It’s Been Too Long
05. River Blues
06. My Baby Loves Me
07. Shingle By Shingle
08. Victory Voices
09. Sweet Forever
10. Where Corn Grows Blue
11. Canada (Noah’s Song)
12. Ready
13. Wayfaring Stranger (Live)
14. The Light Was Worth The Candle

2011 - BLUES, BALLADS AND WORK SONGS
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2011 - BLUES, BALLADS AND WORK SONGS

A1. Goin’ Down The Road Feelin’ Bad
A2. John Henry
A3. Take This Hammer
A4. Cocaine Blues
A5. Candy Man
A6. Goin’ Down Slow
A7. Sittin’ On Top Of The World

B1. Come Back Baby
B2. Frankie & Albert
B3. Stagger Lee
B4. Juke Dance
B5. My Honey Pie
B6. Satisfied
B7. Sophisticated Shade

2012 - DEEPER IN THE WELL
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2012 - DEEPER IN THE WELL

01. Bayou Belle
02. Dig A Little Deeper In The Well
03. No Further
04. Sinner Man
05. Boll Weevil
06. In My Time
07. Every Wind In The River
08. Sittin’ In A Hotel Room
09. Could Be You, Could Be Me
10. Money In Your Pocket
11. Music
12. The Times They Are A Changin’
13. Movin’ Up

2013 - JERICHO ROAD
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2013 - JERICHO ROAD

A1. Drinkin Ground
A2. Freedom Train
A3. Let The Mothers Step Up
A4. Have A Heart
A5. The Right Thing

B1. Death Row Blues
B2. Can`t Please Everbody
B3. The Lord`s Work
B4. With My Maker I Am One

C1. They Know
C2. She Got Mine
C3. Good Like You
C4. One Day At A Time
C5. Now

D1. Jackson Town
D2. Driftin Away
D3. Currency Of Love
D4. Nanibali

2014 - BLUES PEOPLE
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2014 - BLUES PEOPLE

01. Silver spoon
02. Driftin’ door to door
03. God’s mojo
04. Turner station
05. Pink dream cadillac
06. Chocolate man
07. Rosewood
08. I heard the angels singin’
09. Dream catchers
10. Chain reaction
11. Needed time
12. Out walkin’
13. Remember the ones
14. Home
15. Where do we go

2017 - MIGRATION BLUES
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2017 - MIGRATION BLUES

01. Refugee Moan
02. Delta Getaway
03. Diego’s Blues
04. Prayin’ For Shore
05. Migration Blues
06. Four Years, No Rain
07. We Had To Move
08. Masters Of War
09. Brotherly Love
10. La Vie C’est Comme Un Oignon
11. With A Dolla’ In My Pocket
12. This Land Is Your Land
13. Postcard From Booker
14. Blacktop
15. Mornin’ Train

2018 - GLOBAL GRIOT
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2018 - GLOBAL GRIOT

A1 Gathering Of The Tribes
A2 Wherza Money At
A3 Human River
A4 What’s He Gonna Say Today
A5 Brazos River Blues
A6 We Don’t Care
A7 Black, Brown & White

B1 Listen For The Spirit
B2 Hoist Up The Banner
B3 Mami Wata / Sebastian’s Tune
B4 Send Me Your Jesus
B5 A Room For You
B6 Remember Family

C1 Race & Equality
C2 Grateful
C3 All Because
C4 Spirit Day
C5 Let God
C6 Last Night I Had The Strangest Dream

D1 Picture A New World (Instrumental)
D2 New Friends
D3 Mole In The Ground
D4 Michael, Row Da Boat Ashore
D5 Needed Time

Collaborative albums
1978 - Cyndee Peters & Eric Bibb
Olikalikadant
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1978 - Cyndee Peters & Eric Bibb - Olikalikadant

A1. Flight SK 504
A2. Sightseeing
A3. En Vän
A4. Jag Är Brun/Jag Är Inte Vit, Nej, Inte Precis
A5. När Jag Går Ut På Gården
A6. En Vän (Instrumental)
A7. Rickys Gäng/ Vi Är Så Olika/ Vi är som en enda stor familj

B1. Vart Går Solen
B2. Min Mormor
B3. See You Tomorrow (Instrumental)/ 10 Små Vackra Negerpojkar
B4. När Man Jagar Lejon
B5. See You Tomorrow

1979 - Eric Bibb & Bert Deivert
April Fools
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1979 - Eric Bibb & Bert Deivert - April Fools

A1. Kindness
A2. Labyrinth
A3. Puerto
A4. Avalanche
A5. Come Back Baby
A6. Days Aren’t The Same

B1. From Today
B2. Decision
B3. Time Has Died
B4. Elegance
B5. Golden Arrows
B6. Ovations

1980 - Eric Bibb & Bert Deivert
River Road
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1980 - Eric Bibb & Bert Deivert - River Road

A1. Needed Time
A2. Wonder Inside
A3. Lulabye Rag
A4. Anneli
A5. Takin` Your Time
A6. There`s A River

B1. Getting Better
B2. Sing A Song With Me
B3. If I Had To Pick A Number
B4. Destincion
B5. Mörkrets Ljus
B6. On The River Road

1983 - Eric Bibb & Bert Deivert
Hello Stranger
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1983 - Eric Bibb & Bert Deivert - Hello Stranger

A1. Hello Stranger
A2. Whole World ‘Round
A3. Tell Ol’ Bill
A4. How Can A Poor Man Stand Such Times And Live
A5. ‘Buked ‘n’ Scorned

B1. Wayfarin’ Stranger
B2. Sandy River Belle
B3. Worried Man
B4. Amelia Earhast’s Last Flight
B5. I Heard The Angels Singin’

1994 - ERIC BIBB AND NEEDED TIME
SPIRIT & THE BLUES
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1994 - ERIC BIBB AND NEEDED TIME - SPIRIT & THE BLUES

A1. Lonesome Valley
A2. In My Fathers House
A3. Needed Time
A4. I Am Blessed

B1. Just Keep Goin’ On
B2. Where Shall I Be
B3. Woke Up This Mornin’
B4. I Want Jesus To Walk With Me

C1. You’re Gonna Need Somebody On Your Bond
C2. Braggin’
C3. Water Under The Bridge
C4. Tell Ol’ Bill

D1. Satisfied Mind
D2. Meetin’ At The Buildin’
D3. Waltz

1997 - ERIC BIBB AND NEEDED TIME
GOOD STUFF
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 1997 - ERIC BIBB AND NEEDED TIME - GOOD STUFF

A1. Good Stuff
A2. Saucer ‘n’ Cup
A3. Shingle By Shingle
A4. Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down

B1. Where The Green Grass Grows
B2. Blacksmith Island
B3. New World Comin’ Through
B4. Too Much Whisky

C1. Nothin’ Like You Used To Do
C2. All Of My Love
C3. A Simple Song

D1. Happy Home Recipe
D2. Done Laid Around
D3. Rough Waters

2002 - LEON & ERIC BIBB
A FAMILY AFFAIR
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2002 - LEON & ERIC BIBB - A FAMILY AFFAIR

01. Oh, Had I Golden Thread
02. Sylvie
03. Look Over Yonder
04. Five Hundred Miles
05. Love Like A Good Song
06. Let Me Fly
07. Deep River/I’ve Known Rivers/Mirey
08. There’s A River
09. Turn On All The Lights
10. Look Inside Your Heart
11. Fields Of Gold
12. Balm In Gilead

2004 - FRIENDS

Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2004 - FRIENDS

A1. 99 1/2 Won’t Do (feat. Guy Davis)
A2. Six O’Clock Blues (feat. Charlie Musselwhite)
A3. Goin’ Down Slow (feat. Taj Mahal)

B1. Lovin’ In My Baby’s Eyes (feat. Mamadou Diabate)
B2. For You (feat. Ruthie Foster)
B3. The Cape
B4. ‘Tain’t Such A Much (feat. Odetta)

C1. Needed Time (feat. Harry Manx)
C2. If I Stayed (feat. Kristina Olsen)
C3. Connected
C4. Ribbons And Bows

D1. Just Look Up (feat. Michael Jerome Browne)
D2. Cowgirl Queen
D3. Kulanjan / Sebastian’s Tune (feat. Taj Mahal)
D4. Dance Me To The End Of Love

2004 - SISTERS & BROTHERS [feat.
Rory Block - Maria Muldaur]
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2004 - SISTERS & BROTHERS [feat. Rory Block - Maria Muldaur]

01. Rock Daniel
02. Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down
03. Get Up Get Ready
04. Lean On Me
05. Bessie’s Advice
06. Good Stuff
07. Rolling Log
08. Gotta Serve Somebody
09. Travelin’ Woman Blues
10. Little Rain
11. Maggie Campbell
12. Give A Little More
13. My Sisters And Brothers

2006 - PRAISING PEACE
A Tribute To Paul Robeson
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2006 - PRAISING PEACE - A Tribute To Paul Robeson

01. The Prelude (Ol’ Man River)
02. Joe Hill
03. Praising Peace
04. Put On Your Robes Son
05. Motherless Child
06. Home In That Rock
07. Weepin’ Mary
08. The House I Live In
09. Shenandoah / The Water is Wide
10. On Our Journey
11. Danny Boy
12. Deep River
13. Ol’ Man River
14. A Friend Like You

2012 - HABIB KOITé & ERIC BIBB
BROTHERS IN BAMAKO
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2012 - HABIB KOITé & ERIC BIBB - BROTHERS IN BAMAKO

01. On my way to Bamako
02. L.A.
03. Touma Ni Kelen / Needed time
04. Tombouctou
05. We don’t care
06. Send us brighter days
07. Nani Le
08. Khafole
09. With my maker I am one
10. Foro Bana
11. Mami Wata
12. Blowin’ the wind
13. Goin down the road feelin’ bad

2014 - Eric Bibb, Ale Möller &
Knut Reiersrud - Blues Detour
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2014 - Eric Bibb, Ale Möller & Knut Reiersrud - Blues Detour

01. Goin’ Down The Road Feelin’ Bad
02. Willie And The Handjive
03. Nobody’s Fault But Mine
04. Bye Bye Blues
05. Doctor Aman
06. Right On Time
07. Springlek
08. Buckride
09. Flood Water
10. Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down
11. Needed Time / Wonderful World

2015 - Eric Bibb & JJ Milteau

Lead Belly's Gold

Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2015 - Eric Bibb & JJ Milteau - Lead Belly's Gold

01 Grey Goose
02 When That Train Comes Along / Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
03 On A Monday
04 The House Of The Rising Sun
05 Midnight Special
06 Bring A Little Water, Sylvie
07 Where Did You Sleep Last Night
08 When I Get To Dallas
09 Pick A Bale Of Cotton
10 Goodnight, Irene
11 Rock Island Line
12 Bourgeois Blues
13 Chauffeur Blues
14 Stewball
15 Titanic
16 Swimmin’ In A River Of Songs

2016 - Eric Bibb & North Country
Far with Danny Thompson
The Happiest Man In The World
Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2018 - PRAY SING LOVE (with Ulrika Bibb)

01. The Happiest Man In The World
02. Toolin’down The Road
03. I’ll Farm For You
04. Tossin’ An’ Turnin’
05. Creole Café
06. Born To Be Your Man
07. Prison Of Time
08. King Size Bed
09. On The Porch
10. 1912 Skiing Disaster (instrumental)
11. Tell Ol’ Bill (traditional)
12. Whish I Could Hold You Now
13. Blueberry Boy (instrumental)
14. You Really Got Me

2018 - Eric & Ulrika Bibb

PRAY SING LOVE

Black to the Music - Eric Bibb - 2018 - PRAY SING LOVE (with Ulrika Bibb)

01.So Loved
02. Maybe I’ll Hear from You
03. Between Young and Old
04. You Were Made for Me
05. What I Know
06. Since I’ve Known You
07. Dive Deep
08. Show Me the Way
09. The Last Place I Looked
10. May Our Love

Radioshow
The Black Sunday Live #29 - Eric Bibb, live at Radio Fip (2008)

Black to the Music - radioshow The Black Music Live #29 with Eric Bibb

  • Kokomo
  • Stil Livin’On
  • Spoken Introduction
  • Got To Do Better
  • Diamond Days
  • Pockets
  • Hold On
  • Spoken Introduction
  • Connected
  • For You
  • In My Father’s House
  • Needed Time
  • Shingle By Shingle
  • I Shall Not Be Moved
  • Stagolee
  • Goin’ Down Slow
  • Come Baby Back
  • Saucer ‘n’ Cup
  • Destiny Blues
  • Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Dow