WorldCat Identities

Holiday, Billie 1915-1959

Overview
Works: 4,488 works in 8,354 publications in 15 languages and 80,961 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Music  Drama  Discography  Juvenile works  Motion picture music  Records and correspondence  Documentary television programs 
Subject Headings: Singers 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Originator, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Lyricist, Vocalist, per, Other, Dedicatee, Actor, Narrator, Contributor
Classifications: ML420.H58, B
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Most widely held works about Billie Holiday
 
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Most widely held works by Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )
242 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
God bless the child by Billie Holiday( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own."
Lady in satin by Billie Holiday( Recording )
88 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Billie Holiday Ken Burns jazz by Billie Holiday( Recording )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strange fruit (3:13) -- Yesterdays (3:27) -- Fine and mellow (3:18) -- I gotta right to sing the blues (2:53) -- How am I to know? (2:50) -- My old flame (3:05) -- I'll get by (3:01) -- I cover the waterfront (3:33) -- I'll be seeing you (3:35) -- I'm yours (3:19) -- Embraceable you (3:18) -- As time goes by (3:15) -- He's funny that way (3:20) -- Lover, come back to me (3:21) -- Billie's blues (3:10) -- On the sunny side of the street (3:05)
Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world by Robbie Robertson( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash
The ladies sing the blues by View Video( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950s. Singers are Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Billie Holiday, Ida Cole, Sister Rosetta Tharp, Connee Boswell, Dinah Washington, Ruth Brown, Lena Horne, Sarah Vaughn, Helen Humes and Peggy Lee. Includes background information on the singers as well as the performances
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Billie Holiday's greatest hits by Billie Holiday( Recording )
26 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Malindy sings jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billie's blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )
74 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1: Announcement by Leonard Feather; 2: Blue Moon; 3: All Of Me; 4: My Man; 5: Them Their Eyes; 6: I Cried For You; 7: What A Little Moonlight Can Do; 8: I Cover the Waterfront; 9: Billie's Blues; 10: Lover Come Back To Me; 11: Blue Turning Grey Over You; 12: Be Fair With Me Baby;13: Rocky Mountain Blues; 14: Detour Ahead; 15: Trav'lin' Light
Strange fruit by Billie Holiday( Visual )
11 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A examination of the anti-lynching protest song made famous by Billie Holiday. Reviews the historical events, contexts and incidents of racial hatred that the song's title represents, and then the subsequent performances by Billie Holiday that brought the song and its message to a national audience. The film also follows the underlying problem of racism that continues into contemporary culture
Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
God bless the child by Billie Holiday( Recording )
50 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own."
Lady Day the best of Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )
12 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty-six remastered songs by Billie Holiday, including "These Foolish Things," "Easy Living," "Them There Eyes," and "Solitude."
Billie's best by Billie Holiday( Recording )
11 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Billie Holiday songbook by Billie Holiday( Recording )
23 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verve: 823246-2
Lady sings the blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )
74 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This release presents the complete classic album, Lady Sings the Blues. As a bonus we have added three tracks that complete the album's sessions, as well as a 1955 date which presents a similar front line to the initial songs from Lady Sings the Blues, with Charlie Shavers and Tony Scott."--Container
Watchmen music from the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz the Smithsonian anthology ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treasury of Artie Shaw by Artie Shaw( Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.06 for God bless ... to 0.47 for When Malin ...)
WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Allan, Lewis 1915-1959
Bille Holiday
Billie Hoiliday
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra
billie holiday and her orchestra
Billie Holidy
Billie Holliday
Billie Holliday With Lester Young
Billy Holiday
Billy Holliday
Fagan, Eleanora.
Fagan, Eleanora 1915-1959
Fagan, Eleonora 1915-1959
Fagan Gough, Eleanora 1915-1959
Gough, Eleanora Fagan 1915-1959
Gough Harris, Eleanora.
Harris, Elinore.
Holiday, B. 1915-1959
Holiday, Billie
Holiday, Billy
Holiday, Billy 1915-1959
Holiday, Eleanora
Holiday, Eleanora 1915-1959
Holliday, Billie 1915-1959
Holliday, Billy 1915-1959
Lady Day.
Lady Day 1915-1959
Mackay, Eleonara G. 1915-1959
MacKay, Eleonora 1915-1959
McKay, Eleanor.
McKay, Eleanor Gough.
McKay, Eleanora.
McKay, Eleanora 1915-1959
McKay, Eleonora 1915-1959
ホリデイ, ビリー
Languages
English (727)
German (34)
French (15)
Spanish (14)
Japanese (13)
Swedish (6)
Italian (5)
Portuguese (3)
Chinese (2)
Dutch (2)
Danish (1)
Polish (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Catalan (1)
Finnish (1)
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