Top Ma Rainey Albums
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Blues Legends (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
An Introduction To The Blues
Sounds Of Music pres. Ma Rainey (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
Blues Masters Ma Rainey (Volume 6)
An Introduction to Ma Rainey
Ma Rainey Vol. 3 (1925-1926)
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Recent Ma Rainey NewsFemale Blues Singers Shine in Memphis - Tue, 04 Feb 2014
When the first blues recordings appeared in the early 1920s, women singers like Ma Rainey and Bessie Smith were the stars. But over the years since then, men have come to dominate the blues scene. Women continue to sing the blues, though, and their talents were on display in Memphis, Tennessee recently at an event held outside the International Blues Challenge. She sounds like she came right out ...
Related Information for Ma Rainey» Gertrude Pridgett Rainey, better known as Ma Rainey (Columbus, Georgia, April 26, 1886 – Columbus, Georgia, December 22, 1939), was one of the earliest known professional blues singers and one of the first generation of such singers to record. She was billed as The Mother of the Blues. She did much to develop and popularize the form and was an important influence on younger blues women, such as Bessie Smith, and their careers.
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