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Ella Fitzgerald

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: April 25, 1917 | Died: June 15, 1996    

Ella Fitzgerald

Dubbed “The First Lady of Song,” Ella Fitzgerald was the most popular female jazz singer in the United States for more than half a century. In her lifetime, she won 13 Grammy awards and sold over 40 million albums.

Her voice was flexible, wide-ranging, accurate and ageless. She could sing sultry ballads, sweet jazz and imitate every instrument in an orchestra. She worked with all the jazz greats, from Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Nat King Cole, to Frank Sinatra, Dizzy Gillespie and Benny Goodman. (Or rather, some might say all the jazz greats had the pleasure of working with Ella.)...
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  • Best Of The BBC Vaults

    Verve Records
    2013
  • At Christmas

    Verve Records
    2013
  • Ses Plus Grands Succès

    Verve Records
    2013
  • Mari Cântăreți De Jazz Și Blues 2

    Verve Records
    2012
  • These Boots Are Made For Walkin' / Get Ready

    Verve Records
    2012
  • Kind Of Fitzgerald

    Verve Records
    2011
  • Sings The George & Ira Gershwin Song Book

    Verve Records
    2011
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