Tommy Johnson recorded his songs in 3 separate recording sessions between 1928 and 1930 . The first two sessions were recorded in Memphis, Tennessee Februaryand in August of 1928, for the Victor label. The third session, was recorded in Grafton, Wisconsin either in December of 1929 or January of 1930 for Paramount.

These are the songs:

* There are two separate recordings of both Lonesome Home Blues and Black Mare Blues - known as "take 1" and "take 2".