Lady Sings the Blues is an album by American jazz vocalist Billie Holiday released in December 1956. It was Holiday's last album released on Clef Records; the following year, the label would be absorbed by Verve Records. Lady Sings the Blues was taken from sessions taped during 1954 and 1956. It was released simultaneously with her ghostwritten autobiography of the same name.
Lady Sings the Blues. And while these autumnal sides bear some of the frayed vocal moments often heard on Holiday's '50s Verve sides, the majority here still ranks with her best material
Lady Sings The Blues Billie Holiday/William Dufty 180 Pages ISBN: 978-0-241-35129-1 Penguin Modern Classics 2018. For many, Billie Holiday was the greatest of all the jazz singers, while her emotive delivery and tragic persona seemed to embody the early jazz life in all its boho chic and with all its dark undertones. Six decades after her death from alcohol-related illness at the age of forty four, Holiday remains a hugely admired and somewhat mythologized figure. Certainly the number of imitators that Holiday has spawned attests to her lasting influence.
Lady Sings the Blues is an album by American jazz vocalist Billie Holiday. Despite some factual inaccuracies, according to Ritz, "in the mythopoetic sense, Holiday's memoir is as true and poignant as any tune she ever sang.
Deutsch English Español Français Italiano 日本語. All Versions. Billie Holiday – Lady Sings The Blues. Label: Verve Records – 2304 124. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Mono. Country: Netherlands.
Billie's Blues Billie Holiday. Listen on Apple Music. The Centennial Collection.
Oscar Peterson Trio, Billie Holiday, Oscar Peterson. Billie Holiday Sings, An Evening with Billie Holiday. Billie Holiday, Ray Ellis & His Orchestra. 2016 Original Album plus Bonus Tracks 1959. The Essential Billie Holiday: Carnegie Hall Concert Recorded Live. Billie Holiday, Chico Hamilton Quintet. 2016 Original Album plus Bonus. Stay With Me. Billie Holiday, Tony Scott & His Orchestra, Billie Holiday, Tony Scott & His Orchestra. 2016 Original Album plus Bonus Tracks 1958. Billie Holiday sings Billie Holiday.
LP (12" album, 33 rpm). Billie Holiday Format: Vinyl. I had almost thought I was waiting in vain. My mother gave me a CD called Lady Sings The Blues back in the 90s, which had the same cover, but turned out to be vol. 4 in the Billie Holiday Story. A major disappointment, since the original album is so wonderful. Thank you to whoever finally got smart and released the original, with no stupid addons. This does not need bonus tracks, indeed they would seriously detract from it. This album is from 1956, three years before Miss Holiday died at the age of 44, a sad and criminal loss to the world
Performer:Billie Holiday Genre: Jazz / Blues Title: Sings The Blues Released: 1976 MP3 version ZIP size: 1598 mb FLAC version RAR size: 1148 mb Rating: 4.9 Votes: 954 Other Formats: VQF DXD XM AU TTA ADX AAC
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