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I Ain't Got Nobody (Album Version)
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The Pickaninnies' Paradise (Album Version)
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Dusky Stevedore (Album Version)
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Right Or Wrong (Album Version)
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Big Bad Bill Is Sweet William Now (Album Version)

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Although his vocal delivery was influential on several major country singers, Emmett Miller was basically a vaudeville singer, with far stronger aural links to Al Jolson than Merle Haggard. A white man performing in blackface, Miller was an exponent of the minstrel school of performance, touring widely with minstrel shows for several decades. The most influential aspect of his recordings were his yodeling trill, and there can be no doubt that it heavily influenced country singer... Read more

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