In 1956, Billie Holiday released two albums, Velvet Mood and Solitude to coincide with her autobiography Lady Sings The Blues (that album would actually arrive later in the year). By the mid-50’s, the 12 album format was established as the new record standard, phasing out the old 10 vinyl. Where Velvet Mood was an all-new Billie album, Solitude was a reissue of ‘52’s 10 album Billie Holiday Sings, expanded with new tracks including the haunting Duke Ellington masterpiece (In My) Solitude
BILLIE", a new feature documentary about legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday is currently in production. The film will include never-heard-before interviews, archival footage and stills, and has the backing of The Billie Holiday Estate. We are looking for home-movie footage of Billie Holiday from between 1929 to 1959 for possible inclusion in the film, from a variety of countries that include the . Canada, . taly, Sweden and Germany and many more
Billie Holiday is one of the greatest jazz singers of the 20th century (competing at the same level as Frank Sinatra & Ella Fitzgerald). Her friend tenor saxophonist Lester Young gave her the nickname Lady Day and their recordings together are some of her best, possessing a joy and playfulness not found in the emotional intensity of her later recordings
Billie Holiday and Vivian Fears. Billy Holiday, Vivan Fears. Jazz Café Presents: Billie Holiday. 2019 Greatest Hits Vol. 1.
1-01 - 1-04: Embassy Theatre, Los Angeles, Monday, April 22, 1946. 1-05, 1-06: Carnegie Hall, New York City, Saturday, May 24, 1947. 1-07: Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 26, 1952. 1-08, 1-09: Los Angeles, April 1952. 1-10 - 1-13: New York City, Sunday, July 27, 1952. 1-14, 1-15: New York City, Wednesday, April 14, 1954. 1-16: Los Angeles, Friday, September 3, 1954. 1-17: New York City, Monday, February 14, 1955. 1-18 - 2-01: Los Angeles, Tuesday, August 23, 1955.
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Billie Holiday: American jazz singer with a career spanning nearly thirty years. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and music partner Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz music and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. She was known for her vocal delivery and improvisational skills, which made up for her limited range and lack of formal music education. I Love You, A Fine Romance, PS I Love You и другие песни.