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    The legendary Billie Holiday

    Billy Holiday around 1950. (From Images of Jazz Greats - Slide Show - NYTimes.com ... the color images humanize iconic figures we know mostly in black and white.)

    Billie Holiday #jazz #music #classy

    U.S. Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday, 1940s

    Billie Holiday in Olympia, London November 1958 ~ LOVE!!!!!!!!

    Billie Holiday

    Billie Holiday & Ella Fitzgerald

    ♡ Billie Holiday

    Portrait of Billie Holiday, Downbeat, New York, N.Y., ca. Feb. 194?, photographed by WIlliam Gottlieb.

    Ladies of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald (April 17th, 1917 - June 15th, 1996) Billie Holiday (April 7th, 1915 - June 17th, 1959) Thelma Carpenter (January 15th, 1922 - May 14th, 1997) Lena Horne (June 30th, 1917 - May 9th, 2010) Sarah Vaughan (March 27th, 1954 - April 3rd, 1990) Pearl Bailey (March 29th, 1918 - August 17th, 1990)

    Billie Holiday

    Billie Holiday - All of me

    Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, and other jazz greats at Gjon Mili’s Studio in New York in 1940… Pictured: The great pianist Mary Lou Williams appears satisfied with the way the night is proceeding, 1942. (Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

    Billie Holiday

    This is the first Billie Holiday song that hooked me.

    Jazz.com | Jazz Music – Jazz Artists – Jazz News. Thelonius Monk one of the greatest composers, at the piano.

    I love blues music. This is a photo (the only one known to exist) of the legendary Robert Johnson who wrote "Crossroads."

    1944 photo of Billie Holiday on stage at the Metropolitan Opera House. Art Tatum on piano

    Billie Holiday, March 1954.

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