New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Blue Lu Barker (November 13, 1913 – May 7, 1998) was an American jazz and blues singer

She was born Louisa Dupont in New Orleans, Louisiana, and often sang and performed with her husband Danny Barker, a regular of the New Orleans music scene.

The recording of "A Little Bird Told Me" by Barker was released by Capitol Records as catalog number 15308. It first reached the Billboard chart on 31 December, 1948 and lasted five weeks on the chart, peaking at #16.

Barker was inducted into the Louisiana Blues Hall of Fame in 1997, one year before she died.