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Title:

Laughing song

Performer(s):

George W. Johnson.

Issue Number/Label:

7601: Columbia Phonograph Co.

Year of Release:

[between 1904 and 1909]



Audio:

Stream cylinder 4405:
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Note:

Columbia Phonograph Co.: 7601.

Note:

Performer information from Two-minute brown wax and XP cylinder records of the Columbia Phonograph Company / Kenneth M. Lorenz, 1981.

Note:

Original recording released between 1896 and 1900 with same cylinder number.

Note:

Baritone with piano accompaniment.

Personal Name:

Johnson, George W., 1846-approximately 1910.

Subject:

Popular music--1901-1910.

Original Item Location:

Special Coll., Performing Arts - Cylinder 4405

 


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The first African-American recording artist, George W. Johnson, became famous for his song "The Laughing Song."

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