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KC Blues Scene Mourns Singer
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TitleKC Blues Scene Mourns Singer
AbstractAnnetta "Cotton Candy" Washington, local blues singer, died December 25, 2007, at the age of 76. Her death was due to complications from a stroke. "She was a founding member of the Kansas City Blues Society...and was among the first women to be named an Elder Statesman of Jazz in Kansas City." Next year would have been her 40th year in the Kansas City music scene. Includes her picture.
AuthorJason Noble
DateDecember 26, 2007
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: Jazz--People
PageB1:1
See AlsoJam Magazine [MVSC Q 781.65 J27z], Feb.-Mar. 2008, v. 22, no. 1, p. 9; The Call, Dec. 28-Jan. 3, 2008, v. 88, no. 22, p. 1.
SubjectBlues music
Blues singers
Musicians
Singers
Jazz singers
Local SubjectWashington, Annetta
African Americans
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID217835
CONTENTdm number37502
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