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Lottie Beaman

b. c.1900, possibly in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. Beaman was among the initial generation of feminine blues performers to record. Information on her lifestyle are sparse, though it is well known that her maiden name was Lottie Kimbrough before her relationship to William Beaman in the first 20s. She was …

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Lottie Kimbrough

Lottie Kimbrough was a Kansas Town blues girl whose brief saving profession spanned the years 1924 to 1929. She distributed her first documenting program for Paramount Information with the renowned Ma Rainey in 1924, and far of her function demonstrates close ties towards the traditional blues tradition that Rainey established …

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