Koko Taylor
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All Blues, Koko Taylor album art

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Wang Dang Doodle
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I Got What It Takes
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Get It While You Can
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Bills, Bills and More Bills
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Twenty-Nine Ways (To My Baby's Door)

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Accurately dubbed "the Queen of Chicago blues" (and sometimes just the blues in general), Koko Taylor helped keep the tradition of big-voiced, brassy female blues belters alive, recasting the spirits of early legends like Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey, Big Mama Thornton, and Memphis Minnie for the modern age. Taylor's rough, raw vocals were perfect for the swaggering new electrified era of the blues, and her massive hit "Wang Dang Doodle" served notice that male dominance in the blues... Read more

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