Pine Top Smith
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Pine top Smith or Pinetop Smith (Clarence Smith, June 11, 1904 – March 15, 1929) was an American boogie-woogie style blues pianist. His hit tune, "Pine Top's Boogie Woogie," featured rhythmic "breaks" that were an essential ingredient of ragtime music. Smith was born in Troy, Alabama and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. He received his nickname as a child from his liking for climbing trees. In 1920 he moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he worked as an entertainer before touring on the T. O. B.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Pine Top's Boogie Woogie - (3:11) - 366 plays
- Pinetop's Boogie Woogie - (3:22) - 23 plays
- Jump Steady Blues - (3:22) - 23 plays
- I'm Sober Now - (3:08) - 19 plays
- Pine Top's Blues - (2:47) - 11 plays
- Pine Tops Boogie Woogie - (3:23) - 8 plays
- Pinetop's Blues - (2:47) - 12 plays
- Pine Top Smith - Pinetop's Boogie Woogie (1928) - (3:09) - 16 plays
- Pine Top Blues - (2:49) - 6 plays
- Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out - (2:45) - 4 plays