Music Birthday: Ma Rainey

🔊🥳 Today, April 26, 1886, Ma Rainey was born Gertrude Pridgett in Columbus, Georgia. Another iconic Blues songstress, the late Ma Rainey has a 1925 song called ‘See See Rider Blues,’ and it has since been covered by many, including Elvis Presley and The Imperials Quartet.

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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