WorldCat Identities

Holiday, Billie 1915-1959

Overview
Works: 4,432 works in 8,744 publications in 15 languages and 83,097 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Music  Drama  Biographical films  Discographies  Historical films  Musical films  Documentary films 
Subject Headings: Singers 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Interviewee, Originator, Composer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Lyricist, Vocalist, per, Actor, Other, Dedicatee, 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 )

260 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,660 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 1,548 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 )

92 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world by Robbie Robertson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 693 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
Billie Holiday Ken Burns jazz by Billie Holiday( Recording )

8 editions published in 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 648 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)
The ladies sing the blues by View Video( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 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
Billie Holiday's greatest hits by Billie Holiday( Recording )

28 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Ken Burns' Jazz( Recording )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Billie Holiday : original keys for singers : vocal/piano by Billie Holiday( )

34 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For voice and piano; with chord symbols
Billie's blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )

78 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 495 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
When Malindy sings jazz vocalists, 1938-1961( Recording )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange fruit by Billie Holiday( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 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
Billie's best by Billie Holiday( Recording )

11 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God bless the child by Billie Holiday( Recording )

52 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swing spiritual based on the proverb "God blessed the child that's got his own."
Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 418 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."
Lady Day the best of Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

12 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 406 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."
Lady sings the blues by Billie Holiday( Recording )

85 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 388 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
The Billie Holiday songbook by Billie Holiday( Recording )

23 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verve: 823246-2
Mystery lady songs of Billie Holiday by Etta James( Recording )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watchmen music from the motion picture by Tyler Bates( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
God bless the childGod bless the child
Alternative Names
Allan, Lewis 1915-1959

Bili Holidej

Bilija Holideja amerikāņu džeza dziedātāja un dziesmu autore

Bille Holiday

Billie Hoiliday

Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra

Billie Holiday americk jazzov zpěvačka

Billie Holiday Amerikaans zanger

Billie Holiday amerikans jazz-sangerinne

Billie Holiday amerykańska śpiewaczka jazzowa

billie holiday and her orchestra

Billie Holiday cantante statunitense

Billie Holiday chanteuse amricaine

Billie Holiday US-amerikanische Jazz-Sngerin

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.

Gulielma Holiday

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

Μπίλι Χόλιντεϊ

Били Холидей

Били Холидеј

Билли Холидей

Біллі Голідей

בילי הולידיי

بيلي هوليدي

بیلی هالیدی

บิลลี ฮอลิเดย์

ბილი ჰოლიდეი

빌리 홀리데이

ビリー・ホリデイ

ホリデイ, ビリー

比莉哈樂黛

比莉霍利戴

比莉荷莉戴

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Billie Holiday : original keys for singers : vocal/pianoGod bless the childWishing on the moon : the life and times of Billie HolidayBlues legacies and Black feminism : Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie HolidayStrange fruit : Billie Holiday, Café Society, and an early cry for civil rightsBecoming Billie HolidayWith Billie