Old School: Billie Holiday

Good Morning, Heartache – Billie Holiday (1946)

Billie Holiday (1915-1959)

Genre: Jazz / Blues
Origin: Harlem > New York > US
Career: 1929-1959
Tidbit: Born Eleanora Fagan, Holiday achieved the height of fame during the 30’s and 40’s, but couldn’t overcome three vices: drugs, drinking, and men. She died at age 44 with less than $1 in her bank account.

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