Lady Sings the Blues … in 1951

The now legendary Billie Holiday (1915 – 1959) had a seminal influence on both jazz and pop singing.

Here she is on 28 october 1951 singing into the mike at the George Wein’s Storyville Club in Boston,
Massachusetts, USA.

The Billie Holiday- Storyville Radio Tapes were recorded during a residency at the club in 1951 and broadcast in the same year.

Billie Holiday - The Complete 1951 Storyville Club Sessions

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