Jackie "Moms" Mabley (March 19, 1894 – May 23, 1975), born Loretta Mary Aiken, was an American standup comedian. A veteran of the Chitlin' circuit of African-American vaudeville, she later appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and the The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour. Her cover version of "Abraham, Martin and John" hit #35 on the Hot 100 on 19 July 1969. At 75 years old, Moms Mabley became the oldest person ever to have a US Top 40 hit. Mabley was born in Brevard Read more on Last.fm
Moms Mabley has 4 songs that have been featured in movies like Killer Diller and Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You. What is your favorite song by Moms Mabley?Tweet
Songs from Moms Mabley
- Don't Sit on My Bed!
- That Don't Pay My Rent
- Moms Mabley at the Playboy Club
- Abraham, Martin and John