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Two of the first published blues songs, "Dallas Blues" (1912) and "Saint Louis Blues" (1914), were 12-bar blues with the AAB lyric structure. W. C. Handy wrote  ...

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Aug 13, 2009 ... Mamie Smith (1883-1946) was the first African-American female performer to make a vocal blues recording in 1920 with "Crazy Blues". The song was written by P...

THE FIRST BLUES RECORDINGS - Midnight Flyer Blues

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It was the first published blues song according to Handy, but further research has ... Morton Harvey recorded it again, creating the first vocal blues recording.

Mamie Smith: The First Lady of the Blues | Jas Obrecht Music Archive

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Jun 7, 2010 ... In 1920, Mamie Smith's “Crazy Blues,” the first recording of an ... Witnesses claimed that after its release in 1920, the song could be heard ...

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Popular Music Genres of the 1920's. Dance Bands, Jazz, Blues, Broadway ... The was a song from the show called "The Charleston" and it was done in a style similar to .... Mamie Smith is credited with making the first recorded blues vocal ...

Mamie Smith...the first to record blues songs. Her record "Crazy for ...

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Vocal Blues, Blues Songs, Blues History, My History, History Facts, Crazy ... by being the first African American artist to make vocal blues recordings in 1920.

Bessie Smith: the greatest female blues singer who ever lived ...

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Aug 13, 2015 ... The dimensions of Bessie Smith's songs are small, never running to more than three minutes. ... Although Ma Rainey and Bessie Smith released their first ... she had a huge range of vocal colour, from trumpet-like clarity to the ...

Miss Lee Morse - Washington State History Museum

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totally unique singing style which defies classification as blues or country. ... purpose of this paper to show that Lee Morse was the first recorded jazz singer. ... Dictionary defines, “jazz singer”: “a singer whose vocal technique is similar to that ... did record a few torch songs, such as, “I'm Doing What I'm Doing For Love...

Bessie Smith Facts - Biography - YourDictionary

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No doubt Smith absorbed vocal ideas during her early association with the " Mother ... Smith (no relation to Bessie Smith) recorded the first vocal blues in 1920 and ... examples of which may be found on such songs as "The Yellow Dog Blues," ...

Blues Musician - Biography.com

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First recorded in the 1900s, the blues were played by a soulful lot of acoustic musicians that handed down their songs to pioneering bluesmen such as Muddy  ...

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Mamie Smith is credited with recording the first vocal blues song "Crazy Blues" in 1920.
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Mamie Smith and the Birth of the Blues Market : NPR

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Nov 11, 2006 ... Mamie Smith was the first black artist to record a blues song: 1920's "Crazy Blues ." The recording opened the door for a brand new market ...

50 greatest traditional blues songs | Music to die for

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Blues singer and pianist who described hre own vocal style as the “tiger moan”. ... This was the first song that Robert Johnson recorded, and was composed as if  ...

100 Great Records Of The 1920s. | Don't Stay Up Too Late.

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The first blues song (arguably; ain't nothing not arguable in the history of black ... of which I haven't been able to find a single vocal recording produced before ...