WorldCat Identities

Holiday, Billie 1915-1959

Overview
Works: 4,629 works in 9,988 publications in 12 languages and 92,875 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical films  Spirituals (Songs)  Jazz vocals  Documentary films  Drama  Popular music  Blues (Music) 
Subject Headings: Singers 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Originator, Composer, Vocalist, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Other, Musician, Actor, Narrator, int, per, Contributor
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 )

276 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own." Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor, 2004
Lady in satin by Billie Holiday( Recording )

111 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 780 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 776 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 695 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)
Billie's blues by Billie Holiday( )

91 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 658 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 ladies sing the blues by View Video( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950's. Includes background information on the singers as well as the performances
Billie Holiday's greatest hits by Billie Holiday( Recording )

38 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady sings the blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )

98 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here, Billie Holiday's acclaimed 1956 album is presented with the original LP tracklist and sequence. Included are the tracks God Bless the Child; Trav'lin Light; and No Good Man
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz by Ken Burns( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 511 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 )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God bless the child by Billie Holiday( Recording )

65 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 465 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
Strange Fruit by Billie Holiday( Visual )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 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 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verve: 823246-2
Billie's best by Billie Holiday( Recording )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs for distingué lovers by Billie Holiday( Recording )

72 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 422 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 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at Birdland West, Long Beach, California, December, 1987
Rhapsodies in black : music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 388 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."
Lady Day : the best of Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

13 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 378 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."
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.01 for Billie Hol ... to 0.48 for Fine and m ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
God bless the childGod bless the child
Alternative Names
Allan, Lewis 1915-1959

Bili Holidej

Bilija Holideja amerikāņu džeza dziedātāja un dziesmu autore

Billie Holiday American jazz singer and songwriter

Billie Holiday americká jazzová zpěvačka

Billie Holiday Amerikaans zangeres

Billie Holiday amerikans jazz-sangerinne

Billie Holiday amerikansk jazzsanger og sangskriver

Billie Holiday amerykańska śpiewaczka jazzowa

Billie Holiday Cantante de jazz

Billie Holiday cantante statunitense

Billie Holiday chanteuse américaine

Billie Holiday pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

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, Billie 1915-1959

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

Lewis Allan 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 childBlues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie HolidayWishing on the moon : the life and times of Billie HolidayBecoming Billie HolidayWith BillieStrange fruit : Billie Holiday, Café Society, and an early cry for civil rightsBillie Holiday