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Born in Baltimore in 1915, and useless too early in big apple in 1959, Billie vacation grew to become a mythical jazz singer, even legendary. along with her voice even now coping with to the touch such a lot of humans, we keep on with a reporter at the path of the artist on behalf of a brand new York day-by-day. past the general public scandals that marred the lifetime of the megastar (alcohol, medicines, violence...), he seeks to revive the reality, revisiting the reminiscence of Billie. via this research, Muñoz and Sampayo hint, during the undertones of racism, and within the wake of the blues, the gradual go with the flow of a singer who expressed the private feelings in jazz. by way of the world over well known Argentine artists, that includes Muñoz' strikingly uncooked heavy blacks, this isn't only a biography yet a spell-binding paintings ebook tribute.

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