Blues is a genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep
South of the ... Blues has since evolved from unaccompanied vocal music and
oral traditions ... Two of the first publish...
The first blues song published was called “I Got The Blues”. ... and vaudeville
singer Morton Harvey recorded it again, creating the first vocal blues recording.
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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
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 ...
She was the first widely known white singer to sing jazz and blues songs. ... over
400 recordings of light classical music and early dance band vocals for various ...
The genre evolved out of the call-and-response work songs and spirituals of ... "
Memphis Blues" also became the first vocal blues recording in a treatment by ...
At its inception, beginning in the 1890s, it was the song that sold a record and not
... In 1890 George W. Johnson became the first African American to record
commercially. ... Not all vocal recordings of compositions by African Americans
were ... However, the 1923 version by (W. C.) Handy's Memphis Blues Band
made for ...
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 ...
Aug 16, 2016 ... Jazz and blues vocalist Bessie Smith's powerful, soulful voice won her ... with
whom she signed a contract and made her first song recordings.
the connections between early recorded vocal blues, dance, and “good music,” ...
reference in the first line of “Royal Garden Blues,” I turn my attention to the ... 5
The song she recorded, “That Thing Called Love,” was written by Perry Bradford,.