Bessie Smith Pictures & Images

One of my favorite Blues singers, Bessie Smith. While most people thin...

One of my favorite Blues singers, Bessie Smith. While most people think of men when it comes to Blues singers, women were the most successful singers in the early 20th century.


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Bessie Smith: 1894-1937; Bessie Smith was an American blues singer. Ni...

Bessie Smith: 1894-1937; Bessie Smith was an American blues singer. Nicknamed The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of the greatest singers of her era and, along with Louis Armstrong, a major influence on other j...


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Bessie Smith. American singer dubbed "Empress Of The Blues (1894-1937)

Bessie Smith. American singer dubbed "Empress Of The Blues (1894-1937)


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Bessie Smith - Complete Recordings Vol. 4 - "Bessie Smith (1894-1937) ...

Bessie Smith - Complete Recordings Vol. 4 - "Bessie Smith (1894-1937) was an American blues singer. Nicknamed "The Empress of the Blues," she was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and '30s.- along with Louis Armstrong, was a major influence on subsequent jazz vocalists.. born in Chat...


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Bessie Smith was the most influential blues singer in history and the ...

Bessie Smith was the most influential blues singer in history and the first major feminist voice in American music. Photo by Carl Van Vechten,1936, Bessie Smith (1894-1937).


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Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 - September 26, 1937) - 'The Empress of t...

Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 - September 26, 1937) - 'The Empress of the Blues'. S)


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Bessie Smith *15. April 1894 † 26. September 1937

Bessie Smith *15. April 1894 † 26. September 1937


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From Bessie Smith in 1929, one of today's b'day celebrants, No Body Kn...

From Bessie Smith in 1929, one of today's b'day celebrants, No Body Knows If You're Down and Out.


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Bessie Smith

Bessie Smith


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Origins: Bessie Smith: a protégée of Rainey´s, Maybe the greatest o...

Origins: Bessie Smith: a protégée of Rainey´s, Maybe the greatest of the classic blues singers. despite her preferred languorous tempos, she recorded with all the big jazz musicians of her day, at a time when faster, dance-oriented rhytms of jazz music was the norm; .


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Bessie Smith - Empress of the Blues

Bessie Smith - Empress of the Blues


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Bessie Smith (1894? - 1937) African American jazz and blues singer

Bessie Smith (1894? - 1937) African American jazz and blues singer


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Bessie Smith - Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl (1931) - YouTube

Bessie Smith - Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl (1931) - YouTube


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Bessie Smith

Bessie Smith


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Artist: Bessie Smith Song: "Baby Won't You Please Come Home" (1923) ...

Artist: Bessie Smith Song: "Baby Won't You Please Come Home" (1923) Oh, how I adore this woman!


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Sharecroppers 1937

Sharecroppers 1937


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Bessie Smith - Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl (1931) (+playlist) Bessi...

Bessie Smith - Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl (1931) (+playlist) Bessie Smith (April 15, 1894 -- September 26, 1937) was an American blues singer. Sometimes referred to as The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. She is often regarded as one of...


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Bessie Smith - St. Louis Blues, 1925 - YouTube

Bessie Smith - St. Louis Blues, 1925 - YouTube


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Ma Rainey, "The Mother of the Blues," showed Bessie Smith (right) the ...

Ma Rainey, "The Mother of the Blues," showed Bessie Smith (right) the ways of the music world. (Photos: Wikimedia Commons)


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Here's "The Empress of the Blues," Bessie Smith, one of the greatest j...

Here's "The Empress of the Blues," Bessie Smith, one of the greatest jazz singers of the 1920s and 1930s and a major influence on other vocalists of the jazz era.


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Bessie Smith was a rough, crude, violent woman. She was also the great...

Bessie Smith was a rough, crude, violent woman. She was also the greatest of the classic Blues singers of the 1920s.


11.01.2015 0

What hugely popular female singer beat a rival unconscious, slept with...

What hugely popular female singer beat a rival unconscious, slept with her musical director, seduced her female backup dancers, frequented live sex shows...


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