WorldCat Identities

Holiday, Billie 1915-1959

Overview
Works: 4,350 works in 7,694 publications in 10 languages and 78,731 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Music  Discography  Drama  Juvenile works  Popular music  Rock music  Motion picture music 
Subject Headings: Singers 
Roles: Performer, Vocalist, Singer, Composer, Originator, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Lyricist, per, Dedicatee, Actor, Other, Narrator
Classifications: ML420.H58, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Billie Holiday Publications about Billie Holiday
Publications by  Billie Holiday Publications by Billie Holiday
posthumous Publications by Billie Holiday, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Billie Holiday
 
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Most widely held works by Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday greatest hits by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
233 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
God bless the child by Billie Holiday ( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own."
Lady in satin by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
72 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
The ladies sing the blues ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950s. 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 )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strange fruit (3:13) -- Yesterdays (3:27) -- Fine and mellow (3:18) -- I gotta right to sing the blues (2:53) -- How am I to know? (2:50) -- My old flame (3:05) -- I'll get by (3:01) -- I cover the waterfront (3:33) -- I'll be seeing you (3:35) -- I'm yours (3:19) -- Embraceable you (3:18) -- As time goes by (3:15) -- He's funny that way (3:20) -- Lover, come back to me (3:21) -- Billie's blues (3:10) -- On the sunny side of the street (3:05)
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Billie's blues by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
62 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member 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
When Malindy sings jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God bless the child by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
55 editions published between 1941 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own."
Strange fruit by Billie Holiday ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member 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
Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world by Robbie Robertson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash
Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
Billie's best by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
9 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady Day the best of Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty-six remastered songs by Billie Holiday, including "These Foolish Things," "Easy Living," "Them There Eyes," and "Solitude."
The Billie Holiday songbook by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verve: 823246-2
Lady sings the blues by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
64 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billie Holiday's greatest hits by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Watchmen music from the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tony Bennett on Holiday by Tony Bennett ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleanora Fagan to Billie with love from Dee Dee Bridgewater by Dee Dee Bridgewater ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member 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
 
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.06 for God bless ... to 0.47 for When Malin ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Allan, Lewis 1915-1959 Pseudonym
Bille Holiday
Billie Hoiliday
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra
billie holiday and her orchestra
Billie Holidy
Billie Holliday
Billie Holliday With Lester Young
Billy Holiday
Billy Holliday
Fagan, Eleanora.
Fagan, Eleanora, 1915-1959
Fagan, Eleonora 1915-1959
Fagan Gough, Eleanora 1915-1959
Gough, Eleanora Fagan 1915-1959 Wirklicher Name
Gough Harris, Eleanora.
Harris, Elinore.
Holiday, B. 1915-1959
Holiday, Billie
Holiday, Billy
Holiday, Billy, 1915-1959
Holiday, Eleanora
Holiday, Eleanora, 1915-1959
Holliday, Billie, 1915-1959
Holliday, Billy, 1915-1959
Lady Day.
Lady Day, 1915-1959
Mackay, Eleonara G. 1915-1959
MacKay, Eleonora 1915-1959
McKay, Eleanor.
McKay, Eleanor Gough.
McKay, Eleanora.
McKay, Eleanora, 1915-1959
McKay, Eleonora 1915-1959
ホリデイ, ビリー
Languages
English (701)
German (16)
French (16)
Spanish (13)
Swedish (5)
Dutch (5)
Italian (4)
Portuguese (3)
Japanese (1)
Serbian (1)
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