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'Blind' Arizona Dranes: Influential Gospel Singer Was Born In Greenville

Mar 11, 2019

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Carol Taylor, chairman of the Hunt County Historical Commission, is researching the story of "Blind" Arizona Dranes, an influential gospel singer of the early 20th Century, who was born in Greenville.  She's credited as an influence on such rock 'n' roll greats as Little Richard and Fats Domino.