Denise LaSalle

tc046

Denise LaSalle with her grand daughter, Samantha | Malaco Music Group | tc046

Denise LaSalle (Ora Denise Allen) was born on 16 July 1939 and sadly died on 9th January 2018. She has had a long career as an artiste in her own right and as a record producer. Chess picked up her regional hit “A Love Reputation” for national distribution and she had a number of singles on the Chess label. Her records are usually in the Southern bluesy/soul, “Memphis” style. In 2011 Denise was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame.

Billboard obituary

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: