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Very little is known about Sodarisa Miller except for the fact that she cut thirteen sides for Paramount Records in 1924 and 1925. Some of her records had her billed as "Sodarissa". Apparantly Paramount thought that they had found their new Bessie Smith but due to their poor recording techniques the listener might be quick to judge not so. Sodarisa cut one more record for Victor in 1926 with Hersal Thomas on piano that did give her a better sound. But the label soon dropped her due to the fact that it only sold 5,000 copies, when it was easy for Columbia to sell a Bessie Smith record at 15,000 copies. She was never heard from again. I'm pretty sure that Stevie was referring to Glen Miller in this song though

Sodarisa Miller