Sunday, January 11, 2009

The Mckinney Cotton Pickers

McKinney's Cotton Pickers were a jazz band founded in Detroit in 1926 by William McKinney.Between 1927 and 1931, they were one of the most popular African-American bands. Many of their records for Victor were best sellers.

The Cotton Pickers disbanded in 1934, unable to make money during the Depression.

"Selling That Stuff"
by The Mckinney Cotton Pickers

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