Clarence Williams songs became jazz standards!
Clarence Williams was an American jazz pianist, composer, promoter, vocalist, theatrical producer and publisher.
In Clarence Williams’ early career, he worked at the local Vaudeville Theater in New Orleans where he honed his skills as a pianist, arranger, and writer.
Touring and recording with some of the most legendary blues artists of his time, Clarence Williams spent time with W.C Hardy, Bessie Smith, and Louis Armstrong.
Baby Won’t You Please Come Home – Chords & Guitar Lessons
Baby Won’t You Please Come Home is a Jazz/Blues written by Clarence Williams.
Sung by Bessie Smith, Nat King Cole & Ella Fitzgerald it has become a jazz standard.
Baby Won’t You Please Come Home – Lyrics
Baby won’t you please come home, ’cause your mama’s all alone.
I have cried in vain, never no more to call your name.
When you left you broke my heart,
’cause I never thought we’d part.