Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington: (born Ruth Lee Jones 1924 –1963) An American singer and pianist, who has been cited as "the most popular black female recording artist of the '50s". Primarily a jazz vocalist, she performed and recorded in a wide variety of styles including blues, R&B, and traditional pop music,[1] and gave herself the title of "Queen of the Blues". She was a 1986 inductee of the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame,and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1993.

Albums:
1952: Blazing Ballads
1954: Dinah Jams
1954: After Hours with Miss "D"
1956: In the Land of Hi-Fi
1956: Dinah!
1956: The Swingin' Miss "D"
1957: Dinah Washington Sings Fats Waller
1958: Dinah Sings Bessie Smith
1958: Newport '58
1959: What a Diff'rence a Day Makes!
1959: The Two of Us (met Brook Benton)
1962: Dinah
1963: Back to the Blues

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Dinah Washington What A Difference A Day Makes

DINAH WASHINGTON - What A Difference A Day Makes

1xLP 180g 33rpm
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2015 EU reissue on 180g LP-One of the more notorious albums in the history of vocal music, What a Diff'rence a Day Makes! is the lush session that bumped up Dinah Washington from the "Queen of the Blues" to a middle-of-the-road vocal wondress -- a...

Dinah Washington Dinah Jams

DINAH WASHINGTON - Dinah Jams

1x LP 180g 33rpm
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2010 EU reissue on 180g LP-This 1954 jam session recorded in front of a live audience with an all-star band fronted by trumpeter Clifford Brown. The singer was at the apex of her fame, having scored numerous top 10 hits on the R&B charts. Includes b...

Dinah Washington Swinin Miss D

DINAH WASHINGTON - Swinin Miss D

1x LP 180 gr.33rpm HQ vinyl =HQ Analogue pressing
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Originally released in 1956 - 2007 German Speakers Corner reissue on 180g HQ virgin analogue pressing = One certainly couldn't say that Ruth Jones had a velvety, smoochy voice. But in jazz history that's never been of prime importance. Dinah Washin...