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Big Maybelle's (May 1, 1924 — January 23, 1972) mountainous stature matched the sheer soulful power of her massive vocal talent. Her deep, gravelly voice was as singular as her many hits for Okeh and Savoy, which ranged from down-in-the-alley blues to pop-slanted ballads. Originator of "Whole Lot Of Shakin' Going' On" and many other now-standards, her drug addiction caused various problems and led to her early death at the age of 47.

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  • Avatar for buster99223
    like big m!!!!
  • Avatar for BallerCraig
    I get a high with her last-ish album, schticky but YUMMY, mmmmmm: "Got A Brand New Bag."
  • Avatar for whackexcellence
    Candy ♥
  • Avatar for DeJMoreno
    Big Maybelle and Big Mama Thornton... Love them!
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  • Avatar for JawadQ
    She's good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Damn what a voice!
  • Avatar for Defied54
    А я - топ-слушатель! Бе-бе-бе!)) Maybelle - просто чудо.
  • Avatar for NunoKaka
    WHAT A VOICE, what a soul!!
  • Avatar for x_thi
    Cuz I i don't want cry anymore ♥
  • Avatar for miss_unafraid
    Yes, a beautiful voice! Just discovered her lately. Love these ladies that sing the blues...

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