Artist

Joe Josea

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Real name
Joseph Bihari
Born
May 30, 1925
Country
United States
Comments
One of the four Bihari brothers who founded the blues and R&B label, Modern Records. Not a songwriter, Bihari used the name Joe Josea as a songwriting credit when taking advantage of the actual African-American songwriters by earning undeserved royalties.
Family
Jules Taub   Brother
Sam Ling   Brother
See also
Goodbye (Baby)
Goodbye (Baby)
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Songs written by Joe Josea

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Covered by
Ain't Gonna Hush Joe Josea, Sam Ling, Chet De Milo, Jules Bihari Cordella De Milo Saffire - The Uppity Blues Women
Bad Case of Love Joe Josea B.B. King (2 artists)
Be Careful With a Fool B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King (2 artists)
Do You Love Me Joe Josea, Sam Ling, Young Jessie Young Jessie Robert Gordon
Don't Have to Cry B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King and His Orchestra Jimmy Witherspoon
Don't Touch Me Johnny "Guitar" Watson, Joe Josea, Jules Taub Johnny "Guitar" Watson and His Orchestra (3 artists)
Dust My Blues Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His "Broomdusters" (8 artists)
Good Rockin' Daddy Richard Berry, Joe Josea Etta James - Maxwell Davis & Orchestra (4 artists)
Hand in Hand Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His Broomdusters (2 artists)
Happy Home Joe Josea Elmore James and His "Broomdusters" (3 artists)
Hobo Blues John Lee Hooker, Bernard Besman, Joe Josea John Lee Hooker (6 artists)
I Am Bewildered Richard Berry, Joe Josea Richard Berry Dave Alvin
I Was a Fool Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His "Broomdusters" Paul Lamb & The King Snakes
Love Bandit Johnny "Guitar" Watson, Joe Josea The Cadets (6 artists)
Make My Dreams Come True Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His Broomdusters Magic Slim and the Teardrops
Make a Little Love Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His Broom Dusters Snatch It Back
Oop Shoop Joe Josea Shirley Gunter and The Queens (3 artists)
Partin' Time B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King The Mannish Boys
Please Hurry Home B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King Jimmy Witherspoon
Standing at the Crossroads Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His "Broomdusters" Brint Anderson Band
Strange Kinda' Feeling Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and The Broomdusters Eddy Dugosh and The Ah-Ha Playboys
Tough Lover Etta James, Joe Josea Etta "Miss Peaches" James Nick Curran and The Lowlifes
We Can't Make It B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King Roomful of Blues
Wild About You Elmore James, Joe Josea Elmore James and His "Broom Dusters" (2 artists)
You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King The Mannish Boys
You Upset Me Baby B.B. King, Joe Josea, Jules Taub B.B. King (7 artists)
You're Breaking My Heart B.B. King, Joe Josea B.B. King Otis Rush

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Rock Me Baby B.B. King, Joe Josea Rockin' and Rollin' B.B. King (43 artists)
Sweet Sixteen B.B. King, Joe Josea Sweet Sixteen B.B. King (10 artists)

Forum topics

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Artist: Joe Josea (Denis) Report Errors Bastien 1 2008-10-26 11:48:30 GMT by Denis
Work: Gangster of Love (Canary) First commercial release and questionable co-authorship to Joe Josea Report Errors blues99man 1 2013-12-12 19:56:20 GMT by Canary