TODAY we celebrate

Bessie Smith

A legendary blues singer, known in her time as the Empress of the Blues, Bessie Smith’s influences continue to echo through the ages. She was the most highly paid black entertainer of her era and blazed a trail for many subsequent icons of Black music to follow.

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