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Kitty Wells, 1919–2012

By Women's Voices For Change
Kitty Wells's success back in 1952 blasted away the music industry’s bias ("female country singers won’t sell records")—and showed today’s female country stars that there could be a place for them at the top of the charts.
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Music · Poetry

Poetry Sunday: Salute to a Lady

By Women's Voices For Change
Yesterday would have been Billie Holiday’s 97th birthday. Most of us know something of her short life and long legacy, but it may come as a surprise that she wrote songs as well as she sang them.
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