"A Century Later, She's Still Red Hot" reads the headline on a New York Times article this week heralding the release of the some rare recordings from one of the greats of 20th century showbusiness: Sophie Tucker. She made her first recording in 1910 and her last in the late 1950s.
Her she is in a number she recorded in 1929 that still seems very topical today:
And Sophie kept things topical even in the 50s.
She was indeed the Last of the Red Hot Mamas!
02 settembre - Sant'Elpidio