I Need A Hundred Dollars Reissue

One String Sam

  • Label: J.O.B
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Genres: Blues, Jukebox RnB, Jump Blues, Oddities
  • Format: 7 inch
  • Catalogue number: JVB40

Availability: In stock


In 1956, an unknown Detroit street musician called Sam Wilson, nicknamed "One String" Sam  walked into Joe’s Record Shop on Hastings Street, Detroit, carrying a plank of wood containing a single string and proceeded to record two songs on his so-called diddley bow, “I Need a Hundred Dollars” and “My Baby Ooh.”.

I Need A Hundred Dollars



My Baby Oooo b/w I Need a Hundred Dollars