Arbee Stidham


Tired Of Wandering

  • Release Date: 31 Jul 2001
  • OBCCD-593-2

The memory of Arbee Stidham (1917-1988) may have dimmed in recent years, but a half century ago he stood as one of America's major blues figures. The Arkansas-born, Chicago-based singer-guitarist hit the top of Billboard's "race" chart in 1948 with his RCA Victor recording of "My Heart Belongs to You" and recorded prolifically over the next two decades for a variety of labels. There was an inviting quality to Stidham's laid-back way with the blues, which Prestige/… MORE