CLARA SMITH was an African-American classic female blues singer. She was billed as the "Queen of the Moaners" and recorded for Columbia from 1910s - 1935 of which she recorded 122 songs, working with many other musicians such as Fletcher Henderson and Louis Armstrong and Don Redman.
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