Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The Famous Mamie Smith and Her Celebrated Jazz Hounds -- April 21, 2021


Saint Paul Appeal, 16-April-1921

Mamie Smith was a pioneering blues and jazz singer. Her recording of Perry Bradford's "Cray Blues" sold over a million copies in the first year. Over time, her Jazz Hounds included many famous musicians.

Richmond Palladium and Sun-Telegram, 21-April-1921

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