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Billie Holiday - I'll Be Around

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Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit  Rare Live Footage of one of the firtst anti rascism songs ever.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4ZyuULy9zs

The Strange Story Of The Man Behind 'Strange Fruit'

Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit Rare Live Footage of one of the firtst anti rascism songs ever.Hauntingly tragic song,written just for her to sing.

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 - 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 her unique voice and style helped define the jazz era.

Billie Holiday at the d’Orly airport, Paris, photographed by Jean-Pierre Leloir, 1958.

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Billie Holiday, d’Orly airport, Paris, 1958 Jean-Pierre Leloir

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Style Heroines: Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday (Eleanora Fagan Gough, April 1915 – July was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Nicknamed Lady Day, Holiday was a seminal influence on jazz and pop.

LADY SINGS THE BLUES (BILLIE HOLIDAY) Colorized image from an original black & white portrait first published in Down Beat magazine, February 1947 Follow us on Tumblr  Pinterest  Facebook  Twitter

Billie Holiday "Lady Sings the Blues" [Colorized image from an original black & white portrait first published in Down Beat magazine, February

Billie Holiday Poster. Lady Day Sings the Blues by UncleGertrudes, $22.00

Billie Holiday "Lady Day Sings the Blues" Carnegie Hall concert poster (March

Billie Holiday ~ Suffering with depression, Billie made some beautiful music. She has tragic beauty. Herione overdose

Billie Holiday ~ This woman is everything! Billie made some beautiful music. She has tragic beauty

Billie Holiday Blue Pop Art Music Poster Print at AllPosters.com

Billie Holiday Blue Pop Art Music Poster

Billie Holiday at work in NY city studio, 1957.

Billie Holiday recording "Lady in Satin," New York City, December 1957 Don Hunstein © 2013 Sony Music Entertainment

the incomparable Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday’s glamorous, dramatic style enhanced the message of powerful music: she favored sweeping gowns and floral prints, by brandi

Billie Holiday by Roy DeCarava in the Photographs Dept., Learn how to freestyle rap here: http://tofreestyle.com/ #jazz #freestylerap #hipop

billieholiday: Billie Holiday photographed by Roy DeCarava in Billie.

Billie Holiday - Chanteuse de jazz et copositrice parolière - 1915-1959

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A great photo, often mis-labeled as "Young Billie Holiday." As several people have pointed out, the era is wrong. This lovely woman is Yourna Byrd, wife of jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd. She was photographed on Street in NYC in 1960 by William Claxton

Billie Holiday. Her effortless, velvet voice just pours the notes she sings, like melted chocolate over molds. There is a grave depth of sadness in her music, bringing shattering vulnerability to it's beauty.

Her effortless, velvet voice just pours the notes she sings, like melted chocolate over molds. There is a grave depth of sadness in her music, bringing shattering vulnerability to it's beauty.

Phil Stern, Contact sheet of Billie Holiday recording the album Music for Touching, August 25, 1955 © Phil Stern

☞ Phil Stern, Contact sheet of Billie Holiday recording the album Music for Touching, August 1955 © Phil Stern