Ida Goodson

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Birthday
23, 1909
Birthplace
Pensacola, FL
Death Date
Jan 5, 2000 (90)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
23, 1909
Birthplace
Pensacola, FL
Death Date
Jan 5, 2000 (90)

About

Jazz singer who sang emotional gospel songs like "Precious Lord" and who released moody blues records.

Before Fame

Her family hoped she would perform in church exclusively but, after booking gigs to play music for silent films, she realized that she wanted to be a part of the industry.

Trivia

In 1987, she received a Florida Folk Heritage Award.

Family Life

She was born in Pensacola, Florida.

Associated With

She performed with fellow blues singer, Bessie Smith, on numerous occasions.