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Bertha "Chippie" Hill

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Bertha "Chippie" Hill

Bertha "Chippie" Hill has been played on NTS shows including Death Is Not The End, with Christmas Man Blues first played on 17 December 2016.

Bertha "Chippie" Hill (March 15, 1905 – May 7, 1950), was an American blues and vaudeville singer and dancer, best known for her recordings with Louis Armstrong.

Hill was born in Charleston, South Carolina, one of sixteen children, but in 1915 the family moved to New York. She began her career as a dancer in Harlem, and by 1919 was working with Ethel Waters. At age 14, during a stint at Leroy's, a noted New York nightclub, Hill was nicknamed…

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