List of classic female blues singers

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The following is a list of classic female blues singers.

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Bertha "Chippie" Hill, New York City, circa 1946–1948 (William P. Gottlieb)

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  1. ^ Eagle, Bob; LeBlanc, Eric S. (2013). Blues - A Regional Experience. Santa Barbara: Praeger Publishers. p. 254. ISBN 978-0313344237. 
  2. ^ Leggett, Steve. "Ora Alexander". Allmusic. Retrieved January 17, 2011. 
  3. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 83.
  4. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 85.
  5. ^ Chadbourne, Eugene. "Kitty Brown". Allmusic. Retrieved August 9, 2011. 
  6. ^ Chadbourne, Eugene. "Alice Carter". Allmusic. Retrieved August 20, 2016. 
  7. ^ Chadbourne, Eugene. "Alice Leslie Carter". Allmusic. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  8. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 106.
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 7.
  10. ^ Harrison 1990, p. 49.
  11. ^ Arwulf, Arwulf. "Madlyn Davis". Allmusic. Retrieved August 9, 2011. 
  12. ^ Eagle, Bob; LeBlanc, Eric S. (2013). Blues - A Regional Experience. Santa Barbara: Praeger Publishers. p. 393. ISBN 978-0313344237. 
  13. ^ a b c d Harrison 1990, p. 247.
  14. ^ Bogdanov, Woodstra, Erlewine 2003, p. 655.
  15. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, pp. 90–91.
  16. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, pp. 86–87.
  17. ^ a b Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 91.
  18. ^ a b Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 94.
  19. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 79.
  20. ^ Chadbourne, Eugene. "Bertha Idaho". Allmusic. Retrieved August 6, 2011. 
  21. ^ Leggett, Steven. "Edith North Johnson". Allmusic. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  22. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 74.
  23. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 92.
  24. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 80.
  25. ^ DePasquale, Ron. "Laura Smith". Allmusic. Retrieved October 31, 2010. 
  26. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 10.
  27. ^ a b Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 81.
  28. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 96.
  29. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 68.
  30. ^ Stewart-Baxter 1970, p. 26.

References[edit]

  • Allmusic
  • Bogdanov, Vladimir; Woodstra, Chris; and Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (2003). All Music Guide to the Blues: The Definitive Guide to the Blues. AMG all media guide. San Francisco, Calif.: Backbeat Books. ISBN 0-87930-736-6.
  • Harrison, Daphne Duval (1990). Black Pearls: Blues Queens of the 1920s. New Brunswick and London: Rutgers. ISBN 0-8135-1280-8.
  • Stewart-Baxter, Derrick (1970). Ma Rainey and the Classic Blues Singers. London: Studio Vista. OCLC 250212516