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Sippie Wallace

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Biography

Sippie Wallace (born as Beulah Thomas, November 1, 1898 – November 1, 1986) was an American singer-songwriter. Her early career in local tent shows gained her the billing "The Texas Nightingale". Between 1923 and 1927, she recorded over 40 songs for Okeh Records, many written by herself or her brothers, George and Hersal Thomas. Her accompanists included Louis Armstrong, Johnny Dodds, Sidney Bechet, King Oliver, and Clarence Williams. Among the top female blues vocalists of her era, Wallace ranked with Ma Rainey, Ida Cox, Alberta Hunter, and Bessie Smith.

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Top Songs

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  1. I'm a Mighty Tight Woman  -  5,689 plays
  2. Special Delivery Blues  -  1,637 plays
  3. Dead Drunk Blues  -  1,523 plays
  4. Women Be Wise  -  2,161 plays
  5. Suitcase Blues  -  1,697 plays
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