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9/2/20: "The Girl I Loved in Sunny Tennessee" by J. J. Fisher (1899)

The Girl I Loved in Sunny Tennessee by J. J. Fisher (1899)

CD 1, track 15

Baltimore-born John J. Fisher (1866-1922) sings “The Girl I Loved in Sunny Tennessee” on an 1899 brown-wax cylinder. Fisher, described variously as a baritone or a bass, specialized in sacred and sentimental fare. He was active in the recording business between 1897 and 1904, before leaving to pursue work in insurance and real estate.



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