Top Bert Williams Albums
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His Final Releases, 1919-1922
His Final Releases, 1919-1922
[2013]
The Middle Years, 1910-1918
The Middle Years, 1910-1918
[2013]
Golden Voices (of the 1920's, Volume 1)
Golden Voices (of the 1920's, Volume 1)
[2012]
Black History Month (Folk Music), Vol. 1 - EP
Black History Month (Folk Music), Vol. 1 - EP
[2012]
Bert Williams 1915-1921
Bert Williams 1915-1921
[1999]
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Bert Williams (November 12, 1874 – March 4, 1922) was the pre-eminent African American entertainer of his era.Williams was born Egbert Austin Williams on the island of Antigua, then part of the British West Indies. In 1888 his family moved to Los Angeles, California. He began his entertainment career in 1892 in San Francisco.Bert Williams became one of Vaudeville's top artists, both as a solo performer and as part of the successful double-act "Williams & Walker" with partner George Walker. Together they popularized the Cakewalk. Williams was also famous for his performances in blackface. After Walker's death he for some years performed with Eddie Cantor; he also performed with the Ziegfield Follies.B... read more