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George Harmonica Smith was born on 22 April, 1924 in West Helena, Helena-West Helena, AR, is an American electric blues harmonica player (1924-1983). Discover George Harmonica Smith's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of George Harmonica Smith networth?
|Age||59 years old|
|Born||22 April 1924|
|Birthplace||West Helena, Helena-West Helena, AR|
|Date of death||October 2, 1983|
|Died Place||Los Angeles, CA|
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George Harmonica Smith Net Worth
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|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Player|
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He moved to Chicago and began playing professionally in 1951. He joined the Muddy Waters' band in 1954 and played intermittently with that group. During this period he also worked with Otis Rush. In the mid 1950s he recorded several singles for the RPM Modern label under the name Little George Smith. In 1955, Smith went on tour with Little Willie John and Champion Jack Dupree, recording several songs with latter while in Cincinnati. Smith relocated to Los Angeles, where the tour ended, later that year. In the late 1950s, Smith recorded singles under various aliases, such as Harmonica King and Little Walter Junior, for labels J&M, Lapel, Melker, and Caddy. In 1960 he recorded 10 singles under the alias George Allen for the Sotoplay and Carolyn labels. In 1966, Smith worked with Muddy Waters while Waters was visiting the West Coast and recorded for the Spivey label. Smith played with Bacon Fat, a blues group, before working with Big Mama Thornton in the 1970s. He played harmonica on her live album Jail in 1975.
Born in West Helena, Arkansas, United States, but brought up in Cairo, Illinois, Smith's mother taught him how to play the harmonica from the age of 4. In his teenage years he performed in a country band with Early Woods and Curtis Gould. He also joined Mississippi gospel group, the Jackson Jubilee Singers. From the late 1930s and into the 1940s, Smith travelled throughout the south and played harmonica on the streets. In 1941, Smith moved to Rock Island, Illinois and joined a group with drummer Francis Clay. Around this time he was working at the Dixie theatre and began to use an amplifier he'd salvaged from an old projector to amplify his harmonica playing on the streets.
George Harmonica Smith was born on April 22, 1924 in West Helena, Arkansas, USA.