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Lady sings the blues

by Billie Holiday

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959,
    • Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959 -- Discography,
    • Singers -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBillie Holiday with William Dufty ; with a new discography by Vincent Pelote.
      ContributionsDufty, William., Pelote, Vincent.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML420.H58 A3 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p. ;
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3179429M
      ISBN 100140067620
      LC Control Number83022014

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      Lady sings the blues is an excellent title because Billie mainly sings blues, due to her past. Overall, I found this read very captivating as well as deeply emotional and I recommend it to anyone interested in African American history, or even just a jazz fan. The descriptions in this book were so vivid and emotional, just like her music is. Her addiction to narcotics and alcohol brought about her early death at the age of She sang mostly popular tunes of the day with her own unique "bluesy" style. Her recordings are still reissued, and a film based on her life, Lady Sings the Blues, starring Diana Ross, was released in Dufty is an award-winning journalist/5(9).

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Jan 01,  · All of those thoughts were wiped out of my mind within the first three or four minutes of "Lady Sings the Blues", and I was left with a feeling of complete confidence in a dramatic performance. This was one of the great performances of And there is no building up to it.3/4.

As an early pop music memoir, Lady Sings the Blues was written without heavy editorial oversight, and the word on the street is that many of the facts don't check out. The book was "written" via interviews with William Dufty, who assembled the book from their conversations.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4).Jan 16,  · Yet another Real Book classic that I put together on my Roland in multi mode. just for my own personal use, jamming and practice, I hope you get some use and enjoyment out of it also.Interesting that the arrangement was also sung by Billie.] Everything that happened, happened by ear.

For the two years I was in the band we had a book of a hundred songs, and every one of us carried every last damn note in our heads.".