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Bessie Smith

Born: 
04/15/1894
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Died: 
09/26/1937
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Years Active: 
1912-1937
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Bessie Smith 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.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/17/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/18/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/19/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/20/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/21/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/22/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith & Her Syncopating Jazz Hounds 12/23/1923 Douglass Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/18/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/19/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/20/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/21/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/22/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/23/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 01/24/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/22/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/23/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/24/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/25/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/26/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/27/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/28/1926 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/07/1927 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/08/1927 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/09/1927 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA
Bessie Smith 03/10/1927 Royal Theatre Baltimore Maryland USA

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