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Rosa Henderson

Rosa Henderson
Born: Nov 24, 1896 in Henderson, KY
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Died: Jan 1, 1981 in New York, NY
Genre: Blues, Jazz
Biography: One of the early classic blues singers, Rosa Henderson (no relation to Fletcher or Horace Henderson) first began singing professionally in 1913 with her uncle's carnival troupe. She was based in Texas until 1918 when she married Slim Henderson and began touring with the Mason Henderson Show. She mainly ...Read full biography
Rosa Henderson Vol. 1 (1923)
Released: 1995
Label: Document Records
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All of classic blues singer Rosa Henderson's recordings are available on four CDs from the Austrian Document label. The first volume mostly has Henderson accompanied by pianist Fletcher Henderson (no relation), ...Read full review
Rosa Henderson Vol. 2 (1924)
Released: 1995
Label: Document Records Ltd.
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The second of four Document CDs that reissue all of the recordings of the classic blues singer Rosa Henderson mostly has the vocalist accompanied by the unrelated pianist Fletcher Henderson and his sidemen ...Read full review
More Rosa Henderson albums: Compilations (6)