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Sarah Vaughan

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Sarah Vaughan, c. 1946

Source: Wikipedia

Sarah Lois Vaughan (March 27, 1924 – April 3, 1990) was an American jazz singer, described by music critic Scott Yanow as having "one of the most wondrous voices of the 20th century."

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  • Birth name: Sarah Lois Vaughan
  • Also known as: "Sassy" "The Divine One" "Sailor"
  • Born: March 27, 1924 Newark, New Jersey, United States
  • Died: April 3, 1990 (aged 66) Hidden Hills, California. United States
  • Genres: Vocal jazz, bebop, cool jazz, blues, traditional pop, bossa nova
  • Occupation(s): Singer
  • Years active: 1942–1989
  • Labels: Columbia, Mercury, Verve, Roulette, Pablo

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Producer, director and writer Judd Apatow is best known for making people laugh, but he and his sister, Mia, have been working on something more tuneful over the past couple years: the rerelease of jazz and blues recordings from a label that featured the likes of Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry ...

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