Author: mayamooreh

How Bessie Smith and BB King Shaped Blues

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fk2prKnYnIhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHoXdHbMetE Between the 1920s and 1930s, Bessie Smith became the most popular female blues musician that there was. She led blues into its popular culture.

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Folk Music

Elizabeth Cotten is one of the most popular folk musicians. Her music became a staple to folk music. Folk music became off of  Negro Spirtuals

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Marian Anderson

Black women empowered each other and proved their independence music and performances. Marian Anderson was one of the biggest influencers with musical performances in the

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