Wednesday 6/24/2020 12am ET: Feature LP: Cyndi Lauper – Memphis Blues (2010)

Memphis Blues is the tenth studio album by American singer Cyndi Lauper. Regarded as a continuation of her 2008 comeback the album was a nominee for the Grammy Awards 2010 and was released on her 57th birthday, June 22, 2010. According to the Brazilian daily newspaper O Globo, the album had sold 600,000 copies worldwide by November 2010. Memphis Blues was voted the 7th best album of 2010 by the New York Post, and it went on to become Billboard’s biggest selling blues album of 2010. To support the album, Lauper made her biggest tour ever, the Memphis Blues Tour, which had more than 140 shows and covered every inhabited continent of the world.

“Just Your Fool” (featuring Charlie Musselwhite) – 3:35
“Shattered Dreams” (featuring Allen Toussaint) – 3:52
“Early in the Mornin'” (featuring Allen Toussaint and B.B. King) – 3:51
“Romance in the Dark” – 5:42
“How Blue Can You Get?” (featuring Jonny Lang) – 5:21
“Down Don’t Bother Me” (featuring Charlie Musselwhite) – 3:01
“Don’t Cry No More” – 2:43
“Rollin’ and Tumblin'” (featuring Ann Peebles) – 3:26
“Down So Low” – 3:53
“Mother Earth” (featuring Allen Toussaint) – 5:18
“Crossroads” (featuring Jonny Lang) – 4:42

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