Favorite Songs For Blues Dancing, Song List
tempo in beats per minute: 40-100bpm is common
Swing Era Blues also! Basie,
Ellington, etc! ~ 2.5.16

The author & Ellie Foust - Blues Dance
Name Artist
036 Pussycat Moan Katie Webster
036 River of Tears Eric Clapton
038 Nothing Takes the Place Koko Taylor
040 I Got It Bad, That Ain't Good Nina Simone
043 I'd Rather Go Blind Koko Taylor
044 4811 Wadsworth Rod Piazza
046 That's How Strong
     ( My Love Is)
Taj Mahal
048 Baby Doll Blues Ronnie Earl
048 Blues for Henry Hubert Sumlin
048 Coast Blues James Cotton
048 Dr. Feelgood Aretha Franklin
048 Love That Burns Fleetwood Mac
048 Sometimes I Slip "Gatemouth" Brown
050 Ai Du Ali Farke Toure
050 In The Dark Nina Simone
052 Slow Down Baby Mad Dog Lester
052 Three O'Clock Blues Clapton, B.B. King
054 Do I move you Nina Simone
054 She's Nineteen Years Old Muddy Waters
055 I'd Rather Go Blind Etta James
056 At Last Etta James
056 Danza De Luna (waltz) Govi
056 Not Ashamed
       ( to Play The Blues)
Tutu Jones
056 Riviera Paradise Stevie Ray Vaughan
056 Turn Me On Norah Jones
058 I Put A Spell On You Nina Simone
058 I Put A Spell On You Screamin Jay Hawkins
058 Let Me Make Love To You O'Jays
060 Another You Ann Rabson
060 As The Years Go Passsing By Albert King
060 Blues for Al and Peggy Mike Morgan
060 Blues For Mama Nina Simone
060 Blues Newburg Danny Gatton
060 Cry Me a River Etta James
060 Dark Paradise Lana Del Rey
060 Give Me A Reason Portishead
060 Ho House Blues Jay McShann
060 I Believe In You And Me Whitney Houston
060 Sittin' on Top of the World Eddie Shaw
060 Sway and Play Govi
063 Blues For Charlie Ike Quebec
063 Cry Me A River Linda Ronstadt
063 Down At P.J.'S Place David Maxwell
063 My Sweet Song Toby Lightman
063 Sensuality Midnight Seduction
064 Come Rain or Come Shine BB King, Eric Clapton
064 Fallin Alicia Keys
064 Mother Nature's Back Koko Taylor
066 Burning Desire Lana Del Rey
066 Cry Me A River Harry Connick, Jr.
066 Dark Horse Kate Perry, Juicy J
066 Get Down with the Blues Tony Z
066 Here We Go Again Ray Charles
066 I Want A Little Sugar Nina Simone
066 Sanctified "Flea" Connors
066 Song For Renee "Gatemouth" Brown
066 The Fool You're Looking For Shemekia Copeland
066 The Thought of You Govi
067 Slow Dancing, Burning Room
John Mayer
068 Blues For Carol Clarence Hollimon
068 Lazy Blues Erskine Hawkins
068 Since I Fell for You 'Gatemouth' Brown
068 Somebody Is On My Mind Charmin Michelle
069 Blue Flame Woody Herman
069 Body And Soul Stan Getz
069 I Miss The Way
       (You Used To Hold Me)
Susan Tedeschi
069 I pity the fool Bobby Bland?
069 People Get Ready Curtis Mayfield
069 Profoundly Blue Jay McShann
069 Romance In The Dark Dinah Washington
069 Sweet & Pungent\ Duke Ellington
069 Wild Horses Otis Clay
070 People Get Ready Green, Headley
072 Baby, What You Want Etta James
072 Cold Turkey Anthony David
072 I Just Wanna Make Love 2U Louise Hoffsten
072 Im a woman koko taylor
072 John Henry Rishell, Raines
072 Lovin Touchin Squeezin Journey
072 Raindrops in the Sun Govi
072 Rhapsody in Blue Glenn Miller
072 Sentimental Lady Duke Ellington
072 Teach Me Tonight Dinah Washington
072 The Blues Are Brewin Charmin Michelle
072 The Mooche Sidney Bechet
074 Forbidden Love Madonna
074 I'm Gonna Move Jimmie Lunceford
074 In My Room Danny Gatton
074 Lean On Me Bill Withers
074 Slow Down Baby Bennie Spellman
074 Take the "A" Train Glenn Miller
074 Warm Valley Duke Ellington
074 Your Heart Is Black As Night Melody Gardot
076 Blue and Sentimental Count Basie
076 Blues in the Night Jimmie Lunceford
076 Burlesque, Que? Big Willie's Burlesque
076 Dusk Duke Ellington
076 Feelin' Low Erskine Hawkins
076 Ginger Blossoms Govi
076 I Got It Bad, That Aint Good Duke Ellington
076 I Just Want to Make Love 2U Muddy Waters
076 I wanna make love to you Gina Charito
076 If You Come A-Knockin' Carolina Choc. Drops
076 Nasty Naughty Boy Christina Aguilera
076 Over the Moon Govi
076 Slow Down Baby Jimmy Thackery
076 Strange Woman Blues Jay McShann
078 Proceed with Caution Eartha Kitt
078 West End Blues Charlie Barnet
080 Blues in the Air Sidney Bechet
080 Come Rain or Come Shine Della Reese
080 Fire Daniel Lanois
080 Je T'Aime Moi Non Plus Bardot, Gainesbourg
080 Key to the Highway Clapton & B.B. King
080 Lean On Me Gene Harris
080 Save Me From Myself Christina Aguilera
080 Slow Draggin' "Thin Man" Watts
080 Slow Jam Session G Styles
080 Slowmotion - Guitar Instr Steve Glen
080 The Mooche Sidney Bechet
083 Slow Down Baby Donald R. Johnson
084 Blue Serge Duke Ellington
084 Blues in the Air Sidney Bechet
084 Blues of Bechet Sidney Bechet
084 Bunny Girl Big Willie's Burlesque
084 Casbah Blues Woody Herman
084 I Don't Know
       (What Kind of Blues)
Duke Ellington
084 Je T'Aime Moi Non Plus Birkin, Gainesbourg
084 Rocks in My Bed Duke Ellington
084 Thief of Hearts Govi
086 Blues in the Dark Count Basie
086 I Want To Walk With You Big Bones
088 Blues in the Night Woody Herman
088 Buck Nina Simone
088 I'm a Handful Francine Reed
088 Pompton Turnpike Charlie Barnet
088 Slow Drag Taj Mahal
088 Still Water Daniel Lanois
090 Do That To Me One More Captain And Tennille
092 How Long Blues Count Basie
092 Sinkin' Soon Norah Jones
092 Slow Drag Peggy Scott-Adams
092 Uptown Blues Jimmie Lunceford
094 Ride Lana Del Rey
094 Sweet Lover Aretha Franklin
096 Back Door Stuff Jimmie Lunceford
096 Blue Light Boogie Taj Mahal
096 Easy Street Jimmie Lunceford
096 Gulf Coast Blues Charlie Barnet
096 She's A Lady Patricia Barber
096 Texas Moaner Blues Sidney Bechet
098 I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues Francine Reed
099 Hootie Blues 'Gatemouth' Brown
099 Runaway Soul Ruthie Foster
100 Beast Of Burden Urban Love + Aneka
100 Sky King Danny Gatton
100 Swingers Get the Blues Duke Ellington
101 Don't Give Up Terry Evans
102 Egyptian Fantasy Sidney Bechet
102 Lovey Dovey Delbert McClinton
105 Buttons Pussycat Dolls
106 Let's Misbehave Eartha Kitt
112 Blues Downstairs Woody Herman
112 Summertime Sadness Lana Del Rey
114 Jumpin' Blues Woody Herman
116 Fun Tonight NC17 El ruso

Robert Johnson, Bluesman
Robert Johnson 1911-1938