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Born in Mississippi, USA
Died in Chicago, Illinois, USA  (pneumonia)
Birth NameLillian Green

Mini Bio (1)

Blues/R&B singer Lil Green was born in Mississippi in 1919, and when she was ten years old her family moved to Chicago, IL. She began her music career singing in Chicago clubs in the late 1930s. Record producer Lester Melrose discovered her and signed her to Bluebird Records in 1939. She worked with Big Bill Broonzy and his band, and later with the Tiny Bradshaw band. She afterwards toured with the Howard Callender Orchestra.

Sbe died in 1954 of pneumonia.

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