VA - The Ladies Sing The Blues (2001) DVD5 MP3/Flac

VA - The Ladies Sing The Blues (2001) DVD5
DVD5 | 62 Min | NTSC 720x480 | 29.97 fps | MPEG-2@8000 kbps | AC3@192 kbps | 3.1 GB
Genre: Blues, Music Video

Priceless footage of the great American divas (complete songs, not just tantalizing excerpts). Billie Holiday backed by the most extraordinary band ever formed - Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Benny Webster, Roy Eldridge, and Gerry Mulligan.
The great Bessie Smith in her only film appearance...Dinah Washington from the stage of The Apollo Theatre...Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Lena Horne, and others, singing their classics. For many of them, this was their only performance on camera...certainly some of their greatest performances!
Performances thought to be lost to time!
Once-in-a-lifetime performances by the ladies who created an art form which endures forever. Filmed performances of the divas of jazz and the blues: Billie Holiday, Bessie Smith (in her only film appearance), Dinah Washington, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Lena Horne, Ethel Waters, Ida Cox, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Connee Boswell, Ruth Brown and Helen Humes.

VA - The Ladies Sing The Blues (2001) DVD5
VA - The Ladies Sing The Blues (2001) DVD5

01. "St. Louis Blues" - Bessie Smith
02. "Darkies Never Dream" - Ethel Waters
03. "Quicksand" - Ethel Waters with Count Basie
04. "Fine and Mellow" - Billie Holiday with Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Ben Webster
05. "When You Lose Your Money Blues" - Ida Cox with Jesse Crump
06. "That Lonesome Road" - Sister Rosetta Tharp
07. "Nobody's Sweetheart Now" - Connee Boswell
08. "Lean Baby" - Dinah Washington
09. "Only a Moment Ago" - Dinah Washington
10. "Have a Good Time" - Ruth Brown
11. "The Man I Love" - Lena Horne
11. "Unlucky Woman" - Lena Horne with Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra
12. "You're Mine You" - Sarah Vaughan
13. "I Cried for You" - Helen Humes with Count Basie
14. "Why Don't You Do Right?" - Peggy Lee with Benny Goodman & His Orchestra
15. "I Cover the Waterfront" - Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour