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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

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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.

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Lady Day and her Mister

The Lady - Billie Holiday with her dog, Mister c. 1947

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the incomparable Billie Holiday

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Billie Holiday at BillieHoliday.com

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Billie Holiday (1915-1959) nicknamed “Lady Day” and Ella Fitzgerald (1917-1996) also known as the “First Lady of Song” “Queen of Jazz” and “Lady Ella” were two of the greatest and most influential jazz singers in history.

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Billie Holiday: definitely a favorite of mine.

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one of my favorite photos of Billie Holiday. I used to have a copy of it, but I've moved so often I lost it. #BillieHoliday

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Style Heroines: Billie Holiday

Billie - style matters

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