Holiday, Billie 1915-1959
Most widely held works about Billie Holiday
Most widely held works by Billie Holiday
Lady sings the blues by Billie Holiday ( Book )
207 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 1,690 libraries worldwide
The autobiography of the famous jazz singer, describing her life from her childhood in the Baltimore slums to the drug addiction that tarnished her success.
God bless the child by Billie Holiday ( Book )
51 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,664 libraries worldwide
A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own."
Strange fruit ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 libraries worldwide
A examination of the anti-lynching protest song made famous by Billie Holiday. Reviews the historical events, contexts and incidents of racial hatred that the song's title represents, and then the subsequent performances by Billie Holiday that brought the song and its message to a national audience. The film also follows the underlying problem of racism that continues into contemporary culture.
Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
188 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection.
Lady in satin by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
55 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Enth.: I'm a fool to want you, take 1 - 3. For heaven's sake. You don't know what love is. I get along without you very well. For all we know. Violets for your furs. You've changed. It's easy to remember. But beautiful. Glad to be unhappy. I'll be around. The end of a love affair.
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns.
When Malindy sings jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Billie Holiday's greatest hits by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Lady Day the best of Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 497 libraries worldwide
The ladies sing the blues ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950's. Singers are Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Billie Holiday, Ida Cole, Sister Rosetta Tharp, Connee Boswell, Dinah Washington, Ruth Brown, Lena Horne, Sarah Vaughn, Helen Humes and Peggy Lee. Includes background information on the singers as well as the performances.
Billie Holiday Ken Burns jazz by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Watchmen music from the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
The Billie Holiday songbook by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Tony Bennett on Holiday by Tony Bennett ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Billie's best by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Mystery lady songs of Billie Holiday by Etta James ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Eleanora Fagan to Billie with love from Dee Dee Bridgewater by Dee Dee Bridgewater ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Bridgewater honors iconic jazz figure Billie Holiday, a legend in her own time and after, who died tragically at the age of 44 over fifty years ago.
A treasury of Artie Shaw by Artie Shaw ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Love songs by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Billie's blues by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 291 libraries worldwide
1: Announcement by Leonard Feather; 2: Blue Moon; 3: All Of Me; 4: My Man; 5: Them Their Eyes; 6: I Cried For You; 7: What A Little Moonlight Can Do; 8: I Cover the Waterfront; 9: Billie's Blues; 10: Lover Come Back To Me; 11: Blue Turning Grey Over You; 12: Be Fair With Me Baby;13: Rocky Mountain Blues; 14: Detour Ahead; 15: Trav'lin' Light.
African American musicians African Americans African American singers African American women singers Big band music Biographical films Biography Blues (Music) Blues musicians Brown, James,--1933-2006 Charles, Ray,--1930-2004 Children's songs Criticism, interpretation, etc. Discography Documentary television programs Drama Ellington, Duke,--1899-1974 Feature films Feminism and music Fiction Franklin, Aretha Historical films History Holiday, Billie,--1915-1959 Jackson, Mahalia,--1911-1972 Jazz Jazz musicians Jazz vocals Johnson, Robert Juvenile works King, B. B Little Richard,--1932- Motion picture music--Excerpts Muddy Waters,--1915-1983 Music Musicals--Excerpts Novels in verse Poetry Political and social views Popular music Protest songs Rainey, Ma,--1886-1939 Singers Smith, Bessie,--1894-1937 Southern States Strange fruit (Allan, Lewis) Texts United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women blues musicians
Fagan, Eleanora, 1915-1959
Fagan, Eleonora 1915-1959
Fagan Gough, Eleanora 1915-1959
Holiday, B. 1915-1959
Holiday, Billy, 1915-1959
Holiday, Eleanora, 1915-1959
Holliday, Billie, 1915-1959
Holliday, Billy, 1915-1959
Lady Day, 1915-1959
Mackay, Eleonara G. 1915-1959
MacKay, Eleonora 1915-1959
McKay, Eleanor Gough.
McKay, Eleanora, 1915-1959
McKay, Eleonora 1915-1959
Gough, Eleanora Fagan 1915-1959
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