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8 thoughts on “ Night And Day - Billie Holiday - In Chronology - 1939-1940 (File, MP3)

  1. Feb 16,  · "Night and day" as it's featured in Bioshock's ost. The melody, lyrics or picture belong to the right owners, not to me. I don't get any benefit for this in any direct or indirect way or benefit.
  2. Oct 05,  · A lthough F. Scott Fitzgerald famously wrote that there are no second acts in American lives, the greatest second act in American music began one night in .
  3. On April 7, , Billie Holiday turned 37 years old. The singer, whose career had started in the mids with numerous small-group jazz recordings featuring her in the company of jazz greats.
  4. Billie Holiday, the Depression and post-World War II singer, was one of the most tragic figures in show business history. She was raped at 14 and had a mother who was a prostitute and became an.
  5. "Strange Fruit" is a song performed most famously by Billie Holiday, who first sang and recorded it in Written by teacher Abel Meeropol as a poem and published in , it protested American racism, particularly the lynching of African lophovolmucotlaisubviecukosasag.coinfo lynchings had reached a peak in the South at the turn of the century, but continued there and in other regions of the United States.
  6. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Billie Holiday () - Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra on AllMusic - - Two things stand out in these early recordings.
  7. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday On Columbia on Discogs.
  8. Billie Holiday's version is not the first recording of the English lyric--that would be Hal Kemp in but it is the best known; maybe because Ms. Holiday was one of the world's greatest singers and her life experience taught her how to sing a song like this.

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