The New York Times details the career of jazz and blues singer Carrie Smith, who passed away Sunday, May 20. Smith began, as many do, in the gospel genre before becoming a recording artist, achieving acclaim on Broadway, and gaining notoriety abroad.
GMF sends condolences to her family, friends, and fans.
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