Bessie Smith Empress Of The Blues Vol. II Bessie Smith
Columbia 14324D - Recorded 3-20-1928 NYC New York - Bessie Smith On Vocals.
"Put It Right Here (Or Keep It Out Of There)" Words & Music By Porter Grainger.
Vintage Random Photo Slideshow 1920's. Song In The Dirty Blues Style.
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 the greatest singers of her era and, along with Louis Armstrong, a major influence on subsequent jazz vocalists.
Bessie Smith Bio Page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bessie_Smith
Porter Grainger (October 22, 1891 − c. 1955 fl New York, 1920s--1930s) was an African-American pianist, songwriter, playwright, and music publisher.
Blues / Chicago Blues / East Coast Blues