Billie Holiday

Elected to the Hall of Fame
1961 Readers Poll

Billie Holiday's news entries:

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    Bettye LaVette wanted to push up the release of her version of “Strange Fruit” to coincide with the recent wave of social justice protests.

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    A live Alice Coltrane recording from 1972 marks a turning point in her music.

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    Jimmy Cobb (1929–2020)

    Drummer Jimmy Cobb Dies at 91

    Drummer Jimmy Cobb—famous for a discography that includes appearances on numerous Miles Davis albums, including…

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    Dee Alexander explores the more obscure songs of Billie Holiday on her latest Delmark release.

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    Ella Fitzgerald is one of the classic jazz artists whose albums will be reissued by Verve in 2016.