One of the first blues singers to ever be recorded and who sang “Seaboard Blues,” “Troubled Mind,” and “Superstitious Blues.”
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|FULL NAME:||Bessie Jackson|
|BIRTH DATE:||April 1, 1897|
|AGE:||123 years old|
Bessie Jackson is a Blues Singer. She was born in Amory, Mississippi and, after divorcing her first husband, she married another man who was twenty-two years younger than her. Coming out of the Alabama blues scene, she made her first recording in the 1920s and then teamed up with pianist Walter Roland for what would be nearly one hundred recordings.
DID YOU KNOW She raised many eyebrows with songs like “B.D. Woman’s Blues,” the acronym standing for “bull dykes,” which she explained in her opening lines: “Comin’ a time/women ain’t gonna need no men.”
FACT B.B. King covered her song “Black Angel Blues,” one of the less risqué of her recordings.
Currently, Bessie Jackson is 123 years old. She will celebrate her 124th birthday on a Thursday, April 1st. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Bessie Jackson’s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, Aries’ life pursuit is the thrill of the moment and a secret desire to lead the way for others. People of this zodiac sign like taking on leadership roles, physical challenges, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that does not use one’s talents. The strengths of this sign are: courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, honest, passionate, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries are Libra and Leo.
Bessie Jackson was born in the Year of the Rooster. Rooster people are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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