Last night was so much fun and empowering at the same time. I feel blessed to have stood alongside these strong, beautiful women! #whywewearblack #TIMESUP #girlsoutforlinner #GoldenGlobes
Yes my slippers are super fluffy
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ELVIS PRESLEY!
The King was born on January 8, 1935. And yes, Ella and Elvis were actually on the same TV show – The Dorsey Brothers’ Stage Show of February 11, 1956. I’ve never seen it – have you?
I'm in the mood for a little Ella and Johnny Mercer today, how about STORMY WEATHER? Is there a Johnny Mercer/Ella song you love?
Remembering Henry 'Red' Allen, the magnificent singer and trumpeter who admired Louis Armstrong. They became great friends. Allen was born in Louisiana on 7 January 1908
Nina Simone's "Four Women" performed by Lisa Simone, Dianne Reeves Music, Lizz Wright, and Angélique Kidjo...
Do you have your very own copy of ELLA AT ZARDI'S yet?
It's playing here in the office of the Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation right now! Heavenly Ella, recorded live, and produced by Norman Granz, Verve Records.
RIP Dizzy Gillespie, who died 25 years ago and had such a major impact on jazz. He was an ambassador for the Monterey Jazz Festival, where he greeted Pops in 1958
uDiscover profile of Gillespie here: https://www.udiscovermusic.com/stories/dizzy-gillespie/
Warm up this weekend with Barry White Essentials on Apple Music! https://UMe.lnk.to/BarryWhiteEssentials
Watch Pixie Lott’s take on The King of Soul’s “(Sittin On) The Dock Of The Bay.” Girl’s got SOUL!
On today’s date – back in 1963, Ella headed to the Verve studio to begin recording her magnificent JEROME KERN SONGBOOK. Do you have it? What’s your favorite song?
It's that time of year again. Ain't no back stage passes .. if I ain't heard from yu, then keep it that way .. 😂😂😂🙄🙄 family members talk to koko. 47 = 11 that's a power number and it mean - ain't no back stage passes.
Badu Birthday 2018
Mary J. Blige
Thank you W magazine!! #LoveWins
Ready to do some business
#tbt to last year #goodbye2017 #happynewyear2018 🎉2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣8️⃣🎉
Always give 110%
Happy Birthday to soul singer, Arthur Conley!
Pictured from left to right: Ben E. King, Otis Redding, Johnnie Taylor - Singer, Arthur Conley, and Percy Sledge.
DREAM DANCING is our album for today – a Pablo Records release from 1978. Ella and Cole Porter, music heaven ….and every review on Amazon is FIVE STARS.
Remembering the outrageous Slim Gaillard, who was born on 4 January 1916. Louis Armstrong teamed up with The Mills Brothers to sing Gaillard's song 'Flat Foot Floogie'