Do you have a photo of Clarence?
Lost to gun violence on March 15, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois.
better known as Pinetop Smith or Pine Top Smith, was an American boogie-woogie style blues pianist. His hit tune "Pine Top's Boogie Woogie" featured rhythmic "breaks" that were an essential ingredient of ragtime music, but also a fundamental foreshadowing of rock & roll. The song was also the first known use of the term "boogie woogie" on a record, and cemented that term as the moniker for the genre.
You can add to Clarence's profile:
Other nearby fatal shootings: