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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, 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… read more

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    <1³>~
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    Wonderful singer and such a beauty.
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    one of the greats
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    жаль записи плохие, где голос по моложе был... шикарная исполнительница...
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    American Folk Blues Festival group: http://www.last.fm/group/American+Folk+Blues+Festival
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    I adore her!
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    DAMN DELIGHTFULL!!!!
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    mmm... x)
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    great blues. you might want to check out [artist]B.C. Williamson[/artist], who is a fictional blues artist with an endlessly complicated backstory, spanning over 60 years. and now he has a 22-track compilation album coming out. "The Greatest Blues Singer Who Never Lived."
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    !!!

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