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Billie Holiday

Born: 
04/07/1915
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Died: 
07/17/1959
Years Active: 
1933-1959
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Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan) was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and musical partner Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/12/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/13/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/14/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/15/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/16/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/17/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/18/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/19/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/20/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/21/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/22/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/23/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/24/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Ralph Cooper's Big Band 04/25/1935 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Teddy Wilson Brunswick Recording Session 07/02/1935 American Record Corporation Studios NYC New York USA
Teddy Wilson Brunswick Recording Session 07/31/1935 American Record Corporation Studios NYC New York USA
Billie Holiday 09/15/1935 Famous Door NYC New York USA
Billie Holiday 09/16/1935 Famous Door NYC New York USA
Billie Holiday 09/17/1935 Famous Door NYC New York USA
Billie Holiday 09/18/1935 Famous Door NYC New York USA
Count Basie & His Orchestra 03/19/1937 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Orchestra 03/20/1937 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Orchestra 03/21/1937 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Orchestra 03/22/1937 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Count Basie & His Orchestra 03/23/1937 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA

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