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Peggy Lee

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: May 26, 1920 | Died: January 21, 2002    

Peggy Lee

More than two decades have passed since Peggy Lee sang with Benny Goodman’s swing band and made her first hit recording. Yet so inexhaustible is her talent and so intense her application to her work that, almost a generation later, she stands at the peak of her career. A product of the big-band era, she derived from that apprenticeship her ability to sing anything from jazz to blues, to sing it with a beat, and with enough volume to be heard above the band. Few vocalists have had her staying power. Peggy Lee is also a successful composer, lyricist, arranger, actress, and businesswoman. To all her careers she brings a perfectionism that leaves the stamp of professionalism on everything she touches....
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  • 2 Shows Nightly

    Capitol Records
    2009
  • Black Coffee & Dream Street - The Complete Sessions

    Capitol Records
    2009
  • The Classic Years

    Capitol Records
    2008
  • The Essential Peggy Lee

    Capitol Records
    2007
  • Ultimate Collection

    Capitol Records
    2007
  • The Essential

    Capitol Records
    2006
  • Christmas With Peggy Lee

    Capitol Records
    2006
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