Winifred Atwell

Born 27 February 1914. Died 28 February 1983
Winifred Atwell
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1914-02-27
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Winifred Atwell

Winifred Atwell Biography (Wikipedia)

Una Winifred Atwell (27 February or 27 April 1910 or 1914 – 28 February 1983) was a Trinidadian pianist who enjoyed great popularity in Britain and Australia from the 1950s with a series of boogie-woogie and ragtime hits, selling over 20 million records. She was the first black person to have a number-one hit in the UK Singles Chart and is still the only female instrumentalist to do so.

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Black & White Rag
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Black & White Rag
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The Poor People Of Paris
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The Poor People Of Paris
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12th Street Rag
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12th Street Rag
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The Charleston
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The Charleston
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Let's Rock N Roll
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Let's Rock N Roll
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Way Up In North Carolina
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Way Up In North Carolina
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Black And White Rag
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Black And White Rag
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Let's Have Another Party
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Let's Have Another Party
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