Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton
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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (USA) - Most Significant Rock Records (2006) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1994?) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - 50 Essential Recordings from the 50s (1990) 36
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings (2013) 401-500
The Blues Foundation (USA) - Hall of Fame Inductees for Single No Order
The Recording Academy Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Women Who Rock (USA) - Top 25 Girl-Power Anthems (2003) 18
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
HarperCollins GEM (UK) - Single of the Year 1949-99 (1999) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1950s (2012) 24
The Wire (UK) - 100 (+30) Records That Set the World on Fire (1998) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order