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

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No two people on Earth are a like, and it's got to be that way in music, or it isn't music. - 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 is my black history month project person she is awesome to me except........... HER CHILDHOOD!!!!!!!!!!

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

Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan) April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959) was an American jazz singer and songwriter.

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Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan) April 1915 – July was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Billie Holiday looks similar Frida Kahlo both ahead of their time Earl says

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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 1915-1959 Billie Holiday laisse un héritage musical intense : elle a une voix unique, pas forcément la plus puissante, mais sûrement la plus électrisante et émouvante.

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.

American singer and icon, Billie Holiday, would have been 100 years old today!

CultureMUSIC: Billie Holiday As you can see from the avatar, Lady Day is a big favorite.

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.

Billie Holiday, 1949 by Carl Van Vechten. [Lady Day swaps gardenias for roses]

Carl Van Vechten ~ Billie Holiday , 1949 If I had to sing Doggie in the Window , that would actually be work. But singing songs like The.

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