Zilla Florine Mays (September 1, 1931 – September 19, 1995), later Zilla Mays Hinton, was an American R&B and gospel singer who became a popular radio DJ and community leader in Atlanta. She was the first African-American female radio announcer in Georgia, and only the third in the United States.
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||82655||3/28/1952||Triple eight||The Blues Caravan||vocalist|
|Decca||82656||3/28/1952||Train, train blues||The Blues Caravan||vocalist|
|Decca||82657||3/28/1952||Bedtime blues||The Blues Caravan||vocalist|
|Decca||82658||3/28/1952||Begin the beguine||The Blues Caravan||vocalist|
|Decca||83293||8/23/1952||Why do you cry||The Blues Caravan ; Zilla Mays||vocalist|
|Decca||83294||8/23/1952||Pick-a-dilly||The Blues Caravan ; Zilla Mays||vocalist|
|Decca||83295||8/23/1952||I'll keep singing my song||The Blues Caravan ; Zilla Mays||vocalist|
|Decca||83296||8/23/1952||Night shift blues||The Blues Caravan ; Zilla Mays||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mays, Zilla," accessed October 2, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/330478.
Mays, Zilla. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 2, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/330478.
"Mays, Zilla." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 2 October 2023.
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