Awards & Winners

Alberta Hunter

Date of Birth 01-April-1895
Place of Birth Memphis
(Tennessee, United States of America, Shelby County, Area code 901)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Josephine Beatty, Hunter, Alberta
Profession Nurse, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Nursing
Alberta Hunter was an American blues singer, songwriter, and nurse. Her career had started back in the early 1920s, and from there on, she became a successful jazz and blues recording artist, being critically acclaimed to the ranks of Ethel Waters and Bessie Smith. In the 1950s, she retired from performing and entered the medical field, only to successfully resume her singing career in her 80s.

Awards by Alberta Hunter

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