Smiley Lewis (5 July 1913 – 7 October 1966) was a New Orleans rhythm and blues musician.
Lewis was born in DeQuincy, Louisiana, U.S., with the given name of Overton Amos Lemons.
He began to play music in New Orleans, in his mid-teens. Lewis had hit songs in 1952 with "The Bells Are Ringing", and in 1955 with the original recorded version of "I Hear You Knocking" (written by Dave Bartholomew and Pearl King).
Lewis' own song "Blue Monday" was… read more
|1||Play on spotify||I Hear You Knocking||14,015 listeners|
|2||Play on spotify||I Hear you Knockin'||7,130 listeners|
|3||Play on spotify||Blue Monday||3,502 listeners|
|4||Play on spotify||One Night||3,278 listeners|
|5||Play on spotify||The Bells Are Ringing||2,861 listeners|
|6||Play on spotify||Lillie Mae||2,672 listeners|
|7||Play on spotify||Caldonia's Party||1,913 listeners|
|8||Play on spotify||Shame, Shame, Shame||1,846 listeners|
|9||Play on spotify||Gumbo Blues||1,600 listeners|
|10||Play on spotify||Dirty People||1,550 listeners|