Victoria Spivey

VICTORIA SPIVEY sometimes known as Queen Victoria, was an American blues singer and songwriter. During a recording career that spanned 40 years, from 1926 to the mid-1960s, she worked with Louis Armstrong, King Oliver, Clarence Williams, Luis Russell, Lonnie Johnson, and Bob Dylan.

She also performed in vaudeville and clubs, sometimes with her sister Addie "Sweet Peas" (or "Sweet Pease") Spivey (1910–1943), also known as the Za Zu Girl. Among her compositions are "Black Snake Blues" (1926), "Dope Head Blues" (1927), and "Organ Grinder Blues" (1928). In 1962 she co-founded Spivey Records.

 

 

 

 

 

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Best Of Blues-Victoria Spivey 1926-1939
Better Boot That Thing
Buddy Tate Invites You
Dirty Blues
Drug Songs, 1917-1944
Guitar Accompaniment by Eddie Lang
Idle Hours with Lonnie Johnson and Victoria Spivey
Lonnie Johnson Steppin' on the Blues
Pioniere des Jazz
Rare Recordings of the Twenties vol. 4 Louis Armst...
Raunchy Business: Hot Nuts & Lollypops
Spivey's Blues Parade
The Essential
The Great Female Blues Singers - Shout It Out Sist...
The Victoria Spivey Recorded Legacy of the Blues
Them Dirty Blues
Victoria And Her Blues
Victoria Spivey and her Blues - Volume Two
Victoria Spivey And The Easy Rider's Jazz Band
Women Of The Blues