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Bessie Griffin

Bessie Griffin

Bessie Griffin

Bessie Griffin has been played on NTS in shows including Getting Warmer w/ Jen Monroe, featured first on 5 December 2016. Songs played include I Believe and Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child.

Bessie Griffin (July 6, 1922 – April 10, 1989) was an African American gospel singer.

Born Arlette B. Broil in New Orleans, Louisiana, she was steeped in church music as a child. She sang for a while with the Southern Harps, had her own radio show in New Orleans, and later appeared in night clubs, on Broadway and in 1962 on the Ed Sullivan Show.

Griffin performed briefly with "Queen of Gospel" Albertina...

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I Believe
Bessie Griffin, The Gospel Pearls
Liberty1960
I Believe
Bessie Griffin, The Gospel PearlsLiberty1960
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Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Bessie Griffin, The Gospel Pearls
Liberty1960
Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Bessie Griffin, The Gospel PearlsLiberty1960
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