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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  -  6,006 plays
  2. Women Be Wise  -  3,057 plays
  3. Suitcase Blues  -  1,728 plays
  4. Bedroom Blues (9930)  -  1,235 plays
  5. A Man For Every Day In The Week  -  1,443 plays
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