Britain’s first Black Pop Star ‘Winifred Atwell’Honoured with a Blue Heritage Plaque

In December 1954, Winifred Atwell scored the first of her two UK no. 1s with Let’s Have Another Party. She enjoyed great popularity in the 1950s, with a series of boogie-woogie pop hits, selling over 20 million records in the process. Winifred Atwell was the first Black British artist to have a UK no.1, and remains […]

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