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) - 272 plays
- Jump Steady Blues - (3:22) - 23 plays
- Pine Tops Boogie Woogie - (3:23) - 17 plays
- I'm Sober Now - (3:08) - 23 plays
- Pinetop's Boogie Woogie - (3:22) - 16 plays
- Pine Top's Blues - (2:47) - 15 plays
- Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out - (2:45) - 9 plays
- Pinetop's Blues - (2:47) - 5 plays
- I Got More Sense Than That - (2:50) - 6 plays
- Pine Top Smith - Pinetop's Boogie Woogie (1928) - (3:09) - 15 plays
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