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Listen Billie Holiday: 'Lady Sings the Blues'

October 3, 2007 – Few voices in recorded music are as immediately distinctive and arresting as that of "Lady Day."

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Listen Song of the Week: 'Don't Explain'

April 4, 2007 – Billie Holiday's "Don't Explain" is the first music pick from the News & Notes staff.

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Read Listeners Pick Love Songs for Valentine's Day

February 6, 2007 – Listeners share their favorite Valentine's Day songs and the stories of how they came to love them.

Listen 'With Billie': A Jazz Great, As Others Saw Her

September 6, 2005 – The book is a series of interviews with those who knew Billie Holliday personally.

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Listen Rare Billie Holiday Music and Footage

May 19, 2005 – A review of a new collection of recordings and rare TV appearances by Billie Holiday.

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Listen Billy Crystal: My Uncle Milt

April 15, 2005 – The comedian celebrates his uncle Milt Graber's contributions as a producer of jazz, popular music.

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Listen Billie Holiday: 'Lady in Satin'

August 1, 2001 – One year before her death, Billie Holiday recorded her last studio album including many classics.

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Listen Billie Holiday: 'Love Songs'

August 1, 2001 – The jazz vocalist legend began her career in Harlem nightclubs, but hit her stride with Love Songs.

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American blues singer Billie Holiday singing with an orchid in her hair.

Listen 'Fine And Mellow'

April 10, 2000 – Commentator Nat Hentoff looks back at Billie Holiday's 1957 performance of "Fine and Mellow."

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