Memphis Minnie (June 3, 1897 – August 6, 1973) was an American blues guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. She was the only female blues artist considered a match to male contemporaries as both a singer and an instrumentalist.
Lizzie Douglas (June 3, 1897 – August 6, 1973), known as Memphis Minnie, was a blues guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter whose recording career lasted for over three decade. She recorded around 200 songs, some of the best known being "Bumble Bee", "Nothing in Rambling", and "Me and My Chauffeur Blues". Douglas was born on June 3, 1897, in Algiers, Louisiana. She was the eldest of 13 siblings.
Minnie is the fifth and final studio album by American R&B/jazz singer Minnie Riperton. With a new record deal under her belt and a guarantee from the label of priority marketing and promotion, Minnie went right to work on what would be her final album.
Authentic Memphis Blues. Beyond Patina Jazz Masters: Memphis Minnie. The Big Blues Collection.
Although Memphis Minnie is gone, her music is still full of life, and her influence can be heard in the music of the many Chicago blues players who came up during her reign in the thirties and forties. Her guitar playing embodies the best of blues: it takes a simple form and makes each interpretation fresh and inventive .
Listen to music from Memphis Minnie like If You See My Rooster (Please Run Him Home), Dirty Mother for You & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Memphis Minnie. Memphis Minnie (born Lizzie Douglas in Algiers, Louisiana, June 3, 1897 – August 6, 1973) was an American blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter from the late 1920s to the 1950s, one of the most influential country blues musicians to have ever recorded. Lizzie Douglas was born on June 3, 1897 in Algiers, Louisiana. She was the eldest from her 13 other siblings. Her parents Abe and Gertrude Douglas nicknamed her the Kid during her early childhood. At the age of 7 she and her family moved to Walls, Mississippi, which was just south of Memphis.
Anthology - Студийный альбом от Memphis Minnie. Вышел Неизвестно В альбом вошло 18 треков. Продолжительность альбома: 49:56. You Got to Get Out of Here. Black Widow Stinger.