The legendary Billie Holiday was born Eleanora Fagan 107 years ago today in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We’re featuring her music all day on Cladrite Radio, so tune in now!
Here are 10 things you should know about Ethel Waters, born 125 years ago today. Waters was a monumental figure in American show business, achieving success in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio, in movies, on television and in the recording industry.
The great Bessie Smith was born 127 years ago today. For our money, she still reigns as the Empress of the Blues. We’ll be featuring Smith’s music for 24 hours on Cladrite Radio, so why not tune in right now?
Here are 10 things you should know about the legendary Billie Holiday, born 106 years ago today. She crafted a singing style that sounded like no one else, before or since.
We’re featuring her music all day today on Cladrite Radio, so why not tune in right now?
Here are 10 things you should know about the great Mildred Bailey, born 121 years ago today. She was an important link between early jazz performers such as Ethel Waters and Bessie Smith and iconic singers like Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday.
Be sure to tune into Cladrite Radio today; we’ll be playing Bailey’s music all day long.