WorldCat Identities

Holiday, Billie 1915-1959

Overview
Works: 4,539 works in 9,727 publications in 15 languages and 91,770 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical films  Spirituals (Songs)  Documentary films  Drama  Musical films  History  Historical films 
Subject Headings: Singers 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Originator, Composer, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Other, Musician, Actor, Narrator, per, Contributor, int
Classifications: ML420.H58, B
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Most widely held works about Billie Holiday
 
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Most widely held works by Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

270 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
God bless the child by Billie Holiday( Recording )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 1,544 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 )

108 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world by Robbie Robertson( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 767 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
Billie Holiday : Ken Burns jazz by Billie Holiday( Recording )

8 editions published in 2000 in 3 languages and held by 662 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 ladies sing the blues by View Video( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 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's greatest hits by Billie Holiday( Recording )

37 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billie's blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )

91 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 533 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
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz by Ken Burns( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
When Malindy sings : jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 by Oscar Brown( Recording )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday( Visual )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 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
The Billie Holiday songbook by Billie Holiday( Recording )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verve: 823246-2
God bless the child by Billie Holiday( Recording )

64 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swing spiritual based on the proverb, "God blessed the child that's got his own," accompanied by storybook which includes lyrics for the song with illustrations
Lady sings the blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )

94 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This release presents the complete classic album, Lady Sings the Blues. As a bonus we have added three tracks that complete the album's sessions, as well as a 1955 date which presents a similar front line to the initial songs from Lady Sings the Blues, with Charlie Shavers and Tony Scott."--Container
Rhapsodies in black : music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 395 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 )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Day : the best of Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

13 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 375 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."
Songs for distingué lovers by Billie Holiday( Recording )

70 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Fine and mellow by Ella Fitzgerald( )

44 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at Birdland West, Long Beach, California, December, 1987
 
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Alternative Names
Allan, Lewis 1915-1959

Bili Holidej

Bilija Holideja amerikāņu džeza dziedātāja un dziesmu autore

Billie Holiday americká jazzová zpěvačka

Billie Holiday Amerikaans zangeres

Billie Holiday amerikans jazz-sangerinne

Billie Holiday amerykańska śpiewaczka jazzowa

Billie Holiday Cantante de jazz

Billie Holiday cantante statunitense

Billie Holiday chanteuse américaine

Billie Holiday US-amerikanische Jazz-Sängerin

Fagan, Eleanora.

Fagan, Eleanora 1915-1959

Fagan, Eleonora 1915-1959

Fagan Gough, Eleanora 1915-1959

Fagan Gough, Eleonora 1915-1959

Gough, Eleanora Fagan 1915-1959

Gulielma Holiday

Harris, Elinore 1915-1959

Holiday, B. 1915-1959

Holiday, Billie

Holiday, Billy

Holiday, Billy 1915-1959

Holiday, Eleanora

Holiday, Eleanora 1915-1959

Holliday, Billie

Holliday, Billie 1915-1959

Holliday, Billy, 1915-1959

Lady Day.

Lady Day 1915-1959

Mackay, Eleonara G. 1915-1959

MacKay, Eleonora 1915-1959

Mackay, Eleonora G. 1915-1959

McKay, Eleanor Gough.

McKay, Eleanora.

McKay, Eleanora 1915-1959

McKay, Eleonora 1915-1959

Μπίλι Χόλιντεϊ

Били Холидей

Били Холидеј

Билли Холидей

Біллі Голідей

Фейган, Элеанора

Холидей, Билли, псевд.

בילי הולידיי זמרת ג'אז אמריקאית

بيلي هوليدي

بیلی هالیدی

பில்லி ஹொலிடே இசை கலைஞர்

บิลลี ฮอลิเดย์

ბილი ჰოლიდეი

빌리 홀리데이

할러데이, 빌리 1915-1959

홀리데이, 빌 1915-1959

홀리데이, 빌리 1915-1959

ビリー・ホリデイ

ホリデイ, ビリー

比莉·哈樂黛

比莉·霍利戴

比莉·荷莉戴

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God bless the childWishing on the moon : the life and times of Billie HolidayBlues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie HolidayBecoming Billie HolidayWith BillieBillie HolidayStrange fruit : Billie Holiday, Café Society, and an early cry for civil rights