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Ida Cox

Ida Cox
Born: Feb 25, 1896 in Toccoa, GA
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Died: Nov 10, 1967 in Knoxville, TN
Genre: Blues, Jazz
Biography: One of the finest classic blues singers of the 1920s, Ida Cox was singing in theaters by the time she was 14. She recorded regularly during 1923-1929 (her "Wild Woman Don't Have the Blues" and "Death Letter Blues" are her best-known songs). Although she was off-record during much of the 1930s, Cox was ...Read full biography
The Moanin' Groanin' Blues
Released: 1961
Label: Riverside Records
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Wild Women Don't Have the Blues
Released: 1961
Label: Rosetta
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Ida Cox's Wild Women Don't Have the Blues was recorded at the end of her career. Surprisingly, Cox's voice hadn't faded away -- she could belt out a song with nearly as much power as she did in her early ...Read full review
More Ida Cox albums: Main Albums (4), Compilations (8)
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