Mamie Smith

Fecha de Nacimiento: 01/01/1970
Edad: 135 Signo: Geminis
Ocupación: Singer,Actor,Musician,Dancer,Pianist

Mamie Smith was an American vaudeville singer, dancer, pianist and actress, who appeared in several films late in her career. As a vaudeville singer she performed a number of styles, including jazz and blues. She entered blues history by being the first African-American artist to make vocal blues recordings in 1920. Willie "The Lion" Smith explained the background to that recording in his autobiography, Music on My Mind.