Bessie Smith

Bessie Smith

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Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out - 78rpm Version
2:56
A Good Man Is Hard To Find
2:58
Work House Blues - Original
3:22
Careless Love
3:31
I Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl
2:47

Singles

I'm Down In the Dumps (78rpm Version)
3:13
Preachin' the Blues
2:47

Biography

Bessie Smith

Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 – September 26, 1937) was an American blues singer. Nicknamed The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and, along with Louis Armstrong, a major influence on other jazz vocalists.