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Billie Holiday
This paper discusses the musical talent of Billie Holiday, an icon of the jazz music scene in the 1950s.
# 107561 | 1,341 words | 6 sources | APA | 2008 | US


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The paper relates the successes of Billie Holiday, an African-American jazz vocalist. The paper describes her gradual downturn due to her drug and alcohol abuse that caused her to be arrested several times and negatively impacted her voice. The paper concludes, however, that Billie Holiday was one of the best jazz vocalists ever, with her musical influence felt long after her death.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Billie Holiday 1915 - 1959: BBC. June 26, 2007. <http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/jazz/profiles/billie_holiday.shtml>
  • Billie Holiday. June 26, 2007. June 26, 2007.<http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Billie%20Holiday.html>
  • Billie Holiday: PBS. June 26, 2007.<http://www.pbs.org/jazz/biography/artist_id_holiday_billie.htm>
  • Billie Holiday Biography (1915-59). June 26, 2007. <http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9341902>
  • Biography. June 26, 2007. <http://www.cmgworldwide.com/music/holiday/about/biography.htm>

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Billie Holiday (2008, September 07) Retrieved August 13, 2022, from https://www.academon.com/term-paper/billie-holiday-107561/

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