The singer made her acting debut in "The United States vs. Billie Holiday," directed by Lee Daniels.
Directed by Lee Daniels, "The United States vs. Billie Holiday" focuses on the jazz legend's civil rights activism. It's due out Feb. 26.
Besides the trumpet legend, Cobb played with such artists as John Coltrane, Dinah Washington, Billie Holiday, Wynton Kelly and Stan Getz.
After 91 years, New Yorkers can finally dance in bars.
These iconic singers amplified our voices through their music.
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Complaints? "Definitely," she said, "including comments about my appearance like I should work on growing out my hair and
The group went back to the well with a Keith Ganz arrangement of standard "Whatever Lola Wants." Ms. McGarry amusingly likened
Her timeless style lives on just like her music.
Like most great singers, Billie Holiday never had to explain what she was singing about. But that's a good part of what the splendid Audra McDonald does in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, which premieres Saturday at 9 p.m. on HBO