• ‘Billie Holiday: The Musician and the Myth’ by John Szwed
    ‘Billie Holiday: The Musician and the Myth’ by John Szwed Featured Story
    Washington Post, 05/22/2015 - 7:47pm

    No figure in American music led a more interesting, troubled and tragic life than Billie Holiday. She was the tortured soul of jazz, whose breaking heart could be heard in every note she sang. She had a childhood of pain and privation and struggled throughout her life with drug addiction, racial discrimination and violent relationships — yet she managed to create an unforgettable, timeless body of work.

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