Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out is a blues standard written by Jimmy Cox in 1923. It was popularized by Bessie Smith, the famous female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. Since her 1929 recording, it has been interpreted and recorded by numerous musicians in a variety of styles.
Our backing track is in classic blues swing style with piano solo. In download file we provide backing track in two versions, for female singers – in key of C, and for male singers – in key of A.
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Female singer version:
Male singer version: