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Blind Mamie Forehand

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Blind Mamie Forehand

Blind Mamie Forehand was first played on NTS on 2 June 2017. Songs played include Honey In The Rock.

Having made only a handful of recordings in the company of her presumed husband A.C. Forehand, the '20s performer Blind Mamie Forehand joins a class of recording artists whose uniqueness is not in name only. While it many not have been that common for women to sing the blues professionally in the '20s, Forehand was one of many who did sing gospel and also one of the few who did manage to leave compelling documentation behind. She was an active singer of spirituals on the streets…

Honey In The Rock
Blind Mamie Forehand
Honey In The Rock
Blind Mamie ForehandAnchor1927