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Billie Holiday singing at a New York nightclub…

Billie Holiday singing at a New York nightclub, 1943

Billie Holiday, c.1944

Billie Holiday, c.1944

kvetchlandia: Herman Leonard     Billie Holida…

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Herman Leonard     Billie Holiday, Minton’s Playhouse, New York City      1953

“You can be up to your boobies in white satin, with gardenias in your hair and no sugar cane for miles, but you can still be working on a plantation.“ Billie Holiday, “Lady Sings the Blues”  1956