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Ma Rainey

Gertrude Pridgett
Gertrude "Ma" Rainey
Gertrude Malissa Nix Pridgett Rainey

Blues Singer, Vaudevillian, Bandleader

(1886 - 1939)

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Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Ma Rainey



Heroes of the Blues: The Very Best of Ma Rainey

Ma Rainey



Complete Recorded Works: 1928 Sessions

Ma Rainey



Complete Recorded Works, Vol. 3 (1925-1926)

Ma Rainey



Ma Rainey

Ma Rainey


An Introduction to Ma Rainey

Ma Rainey



Best of Mother of the Blues

Ma Rainey



Black Cat Hoot Owl

Ma Rainey



Mother of the Blues

Ma Rainey
Reading and Viewing

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Angela Y. Davis

Blues Legacies and Black Feminism: Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday

Vintage


August Wilson

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom: A Play

Plume


Sandra R. Lieb

Mother of the Blues: A Study of Ma Rainey

University of Massachusetts Press


Derrick Stewart-Baxter

Ma Rainey and the Classic Blues Singers

Stein & Day Pub


Charlie Rose with August Wilson; Cecelia Bartoli (March 25, 1996)

Charlie Rose

DVD

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