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When I get married...I'm wearing one of these in my hair ^-^

When I get married...I'm wearing one of these in my hair ^-^

Billie Holiday 1915-1959 - Given the title “First Lady of the Blues” she was widely considered to be the greatest and most expressive jazz singer of all time. Despite her early death at 44, her unique voice and style helped define the jazz era. Her vinyl recordings are widely sought after today.

Billie Holiday 1915-1959 - Given the title “First Lady of the Blues” she was widely considered to be the greatest and most expressive jazz singer of all time. Despite her early death at 44, her unique voice and style helped define the jazz era. Her vinyl recordings are widely sought after today.

In Calvin Klein at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards.   - ELLE.com

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Ladies of Jazz:  Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Thelma Carpenter, Lena Horne, Sarah Vaughan, Pearl Bailey

Ladies of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Thelma Carpenter, Lena Horne, Sarah Vaughan, Pearl Bailey

Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959) was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and musical partner Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. (Billie at 2 yrs old).

Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959) was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and musical partner Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. (Billie at 2 yrs old).

JoanMira - 3 - In the heat of the night: Billie Holiday - "Travelin'light" - Video - Music

JoanMira - 3 - In the heat of the night: Billie Holiday - "Travelin'light" - Video - Music

Nina Simone, High Priestess of Soul and one of the Queens of Jazz. She earned her titles with the righteous messages she spread for the good of all women.

Nina Simone, High Priestess of Soul and one of the Queens of Jazz. She earned her titles with the righteous messages she spread for the good of all women.

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