Billie Holiday - 100 Years Of Lady Day - 15 Original Albums - 10 CD Box Set

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On April 7th 2015 The world celebrated the 100th birthday of Billie Holiday, The pre-eminent jazz singer of her day & among the most revered vocalists of the century. Her glorious voice, exquisite phrasing & tough-tender persona went on to influence the likes of Janis Joplin, Diana Ross & Erykah Badu & almost every Jazz singer that came after her. This 10 CD Collection presents all fifteen original albums Billie Holiday released under her own name during her lifetime, including "Lady sings the blues", "Lady in satin" & the rare "Billie & Stan" with saxophonist Stan Getz & includes all of the hits that made her famous - from "Strange Fruit" via "God bless the child" to "Lover, Where can you be", (In my) Solitude" or Body & Soul" - & prove why "Lady Day" is still a legend, fifty six years after her death.

 

CD1:

Billie & Stan

Billie Holiday Sings

 

CD2:

An evening with Billie Holiday

Billi Holiday at Jazz at the Philharmonic

 

CD3: 

Music For Torching

Velvet Mood

 

CD4:

A Recital By Billie Holiday

Lady Sings The Blues

 

CD5: 

Jazz Recital

Songs for Distingue lovers

 

CD6:

Body & Soul

 

CD7:

Lady In Satin

 

CD8:

The Blues Are Brewin

 

CD9:

Ella Fitzgerald & Billie Holiday At Newport

 

CD10:

Stay With Me