Diosa. Diosa. Diosa. La reina, la mejor de todas: Billie Holliday.

A great photo, often mis-labeled as "Young Billie Holiday." As several people have pointed out, the era is wrong. This lovely woman is Yourna Byrd, wife of jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd. She was photographed on Street in NYC in 1960 by William Claxton

Billie is cooking soulfood for Mister. He always remained faithful to her.

) Billie Holiday cooks a steak for her dog Mister in her apartment in the Harlem neighborhood of New York Photo Herman Leonard 1949

100 años de Billie Holiday, en más de 35 anécdotas - El Hedonista

Billie Holiday and her beloved dog Mister at Club Downbeat in New York City, circa (Photo: William Gottlieb, Gottlieb Collection)

Jazz and classical musician Wynton Learson Marsalis was born on October 18…

Wynton Learson Marsalis, Black Classical (Jazz) and European classical musician was born on October in New Orleans Louisiana. Marsalis received his first trumpet at the age of and has been deemed a prolific musician ever since.

Pearl Bailey & husband jazz drummer Louis Bellson were married 38 years. So   Great)

Pearl Bailey & husband jazz drummer Louis Bellson were married 38 years. Reportedly fell in love while sharing a cab. I Love Pearl Bailey!

Billie Holiday

Herman Leonard, Billie Holiday, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC (and John Coltrane died 42 years ago today.

The MOST beautiful couple the White House has ever had.

Just wanted to share these wedding photos of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama on their Wedding Day with our BrideTide re.

Chet Baker by Sandro Poccioli, Milan, 1954

Chet Baker by Sandro Poccioli, Milan, 1954

Billie Holiday — Wikipédia

Billie Holiday 1917 aged 2 - Billie Holiday born Eleanora Fagan (April 1915 – July was an American jazz singer, songwriter, and actress.

Keith Richards. Who the fuck is Mick Jagger?

T-shirt worn by Keith Richards back in the times when the Stones were young. Features the slogan “Who the fuck is Mick Jagger?” this design not only looks cool but is also a piece of rock history!

Sarah Vaughan, conocida como Sassy y La Divina, fue una cantante estadounidense de jazz que nació el 27 de marzo de 1924. Junto con Billie Holiday y Ella Fitzgerald, está considerada por muchos como una de las más importantes e influyentes voces femeninas del jazz. La voz de Vaughan se caracteriza por su tonalidad grave, por su enorme versatilidad y por su control del vibrato;

Ella Fitzgerald famously said,".where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong. Full of love and inspiration, the Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation is.

De cima para baixo, da esquerda para a direita: Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, David Bowie, Mick Jagger, Janis Joplin e Kurt Cobain, todos vendo o Sol nascer quadrado :|

Frank Sinatra Elvis Presley Johnny Cash Jimi Hendrix Jim Morrison David Bowie Mick Jagger Janis Joplin and Kurt Cobain.

Miles Davis

Miles Dewey Davis III (May 1926 – September was an American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer.


If only we had a youth group kid who played sax - fun to have them playing like this as people arrive