TITLE

QUEEER WOMEN BLUES

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Jamie
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Curve;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles lesbian blues singer Gaye Adegbalola. Growing up in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Adegbalola loved going to jazz concerts. After hearing musician Nina Simone, she turned toward the blues. She is greatly influenced by blues singer Bessie Smith, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee. The article also reports on the release of Adegbalola's album "Gaye Without Shame."
ACCESSION #
52043664

 

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