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|Birth name||Melinda Helen Matthews|
|Born||December 14, 1924|
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
|Died||April 10, 2017 (aged 92)|
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Linda Hopkins (December 14, 1924 – April 10, 2017) was an African-American stage actress and blues and gospel singer. She has recorded classic, traditional, and urban blues, and performed R&B and soul, jazz, and show tunes since the 1950s.
References[change | change source]
- "Biography by Ron Wynn". Allmusic.com. Retrieved September 2, 2011.
- "Linda Hopkins". The Hollywood Walk of Fame. Hwof.mobi/star. Retrieved September 2, 2011.
- "Legendary Gospel and Blues singer Linda Hopkins dies at 92 | SoulTracks - Soul Music Biographies, News and Reviews". SoulTracks.com. Retrieved 2017-04-11.
- "Linda Hopkins, Tony Award-winning actress and singer, dies at 92". The New York Times. April 11, 2017. Retrieved April 11, 2017.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Linda Hopkins's official homepage Archived 2017-04-16 at the Wayback Machine
- 514495, 514496 Linda Hopkins at the Internet Broadway Database
- Linda Hopkins on IMDb