Mamie Smith (née Robinson, May 26, 1883 – September 16, 1946) was an
American vaudeville singer, dancer, pianist and actress. As a vaudeville singer
she performed in various styles, inclu...
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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 known from the 1920s
... Mamie Smith was the first black vocalist to record the blues.
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claimed that after its release in 1920, the song could be heard coming .... the
handsome, popular and capable vocalist, Mamie Gardner Smith of 40 W.
To re-contextualize early vocal blues within a culture of “good .... Many of these
women recorded only a few songs, but some achieved lengthy .... most
performers around the time of Mamie Smith‟s first recordings would have had an
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
.... to fame in the late 1960s and was known for her powerful, blues-inspired
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 ...
Jul 28, 2010 ... Recorded on August 10 1920, Crazy Blues established the now classic ... Ethel
was the first singer to perform the standard Stormy Weather. .... and the 'Queen of
Song' she didn't have the greatest vocal range but it's what she ...
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...
“Every day I Have the Blues” by Joe Williams w/ Count Basie and his Orchestra ...
Sinatra first appears at 25 when he was the greatest pop singer ever? ... to be the
finest recording EVER of the song. and one of the best recordings ever.