Ma Rainey – “Shave ’em Dry Blues” (mp3)

Ma Rainey – Shave em Dry Blues (mp3)
Ma Rainey was known to many as the Mother of the Blues. There is nothing innocent about her strong voice and demeanor; Ma Rainey tells it like it is with her throaty voice. She even referred to her group at one time as the ‚ÄúAssassinators of the Blues.‚Äù Ma Rainey recorded and sang with the likes of Louis Armstrong and Thomas Dorsey. “Shave Em Dry Blues” was just one of nearly 100 songs which she recorded.