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Eva Taylor

Eva Taylor
Born: Jan 22, 1895 in St. Louis, MO
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Died: Oct 31, 1977 in Mineola, NY
Genre: Blues, Jazz
Biography: Blues singer Eva Taylor broke new ground as an African American vocalist during the early part of the 20th century. She was among the first whose talent was broadcast on radio programs of the day, and she held down her own program in the '20s for NBC. She began recording around 1922, first for Black ...Read full biography
Legendary Eva Taylor With Maggie's Blue Five
Released: 1976
Label: Kenneth Records
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Eva Taylor gained some fame in the 1920s when, as pianist/bandleader Clarence Williams' wife, she appeared on hundreds of records. Her clear enunciation, pleasing voice, and lightly swinging style were ...Read full review
Legendary: Live At The Pawnshop
Released: 2008
Label: Opus 111
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More Eva Taylor albums: Main Albums (2), Compilations (6)