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By Benjamin Franklin V

Энциклопедия джазовых и блюзовых музыкантов Южной Каролины от XIX века до современности, включая не только таких звёзд, как James Brown и Dizzy Gillespie, но и забытых музыкантов. In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V records the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current. The musicians diversity from the well known (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the impressive (Freddie eco-friendly, Josh White), to the principally forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the vague (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace Spoons Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson). geared up alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the books entries contain simple biographical details, South Carolina flats, occupation information, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band contributors, motion pictures, awards, sites, and lists of assets for extra analyzing.

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Additionally he arranged music, including “Thirty Days” for McPhatter. His last major hit was “A Rainy Night in Georgia,” recorded in 1969 for Cotillion, a subsidiary of Atlantic Records. Benton sings the title songs in the movies Walk on the Wild Side (1962) and A House Is Not a Home (1964). Toward the end of his life he attempted, unsuccessfully, to establish a boys’ music camp in Lugoff. He is buried in the cemetery of the Unity Family Life Center (the former Ephesus United Methodist Church), Lugoff.

His age suggests that he might be the Turner S. Bing, estimated age four, who was enumerated with his family in Barnwell County on 28 April 1930. , as is sometimes claimed. ) Morning News, 6 September 2008, sec. B, p. htm (2010; accessed 21 May 2014); “In Rememberance [sic] of . . htm (2013; accessed 21 May 2014); Todd Baptista, “In Rememberance [sic] of . . html (2014; accessed 21 May 2014). C. residences: Charleston (1886–ca. 1910, early to mid1920s–1950s), possibly Sumter (possibly mid-1910s) A ward of Jenkins Orphanage, Blake played in its bands.

Coleman and B. C. Givens (Fountain Inn: Tribune-Times, ca. ) News, 7 December 1998, sec. ) News, 8 December 1998, sec. B, p. 4 (obituary); “Peg Leg Bates, One-Legged Dancer, Dies at 91,” New York Times, 8 December 1998, sec.  10 (obituary); Frank Cullen, Vaudeville Old and New: An Encyclopedia of Variety Performers in America (New York: Routledge, 2007), 1: 80–81; Constance Valis Hill, Tap Dancing America: A Cultural History (New York: Oxford University Press, 2010), 164–68, 186–87. Baxter, Quentin E.

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