Victoria Spivey

Victoria Spivey

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Popular Songs

Funny feathers
3:17
Dope Head Blues
5:22
I Got The Blues So Bad
3:05
Black Snake Blues
5:08
Don't trust nobody blues
3:14

Singles

Christmas Mornin' Blues
3:27
Organ Grinder Blues
3:16
I'm A Red Hot Mama
3:33

Biography

Victoria Spivey

Victoria Spivey (October 15, 1906 – October 3, 1976) was an American blues singer and songwriter. During a recording career that spanned forty years, from 1926 to the mid-1960s, she worked with Louis Armstrong, King Oliver, Clarence Williams, Luis Russell, Lonnie Johnson, and Bob Dylan. She also performed in vaudeville and clubs, sometimes with her sister, Addie "Sweet Pease" Spivey. Among her compositions are "Black Snake Blues", "Dope Head Blues" and "Organ Grinder Blues". In 1962 she initiated her own recording label, Spivey Records.