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Dinah Washington: What a Diff'rence a Day Makes

Originally written in Spanish by Mexican songwriter María Grever in 1934, the song was known as Cuando vuelva a tu lado (“When I Return to Your Side”). 21 more words

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June 16 Artist of the Day: Dinah Washington

June 16 Artist of the day is Dinah Washington.  This Grammy-winning “Queen of the Jukeboxes” died at the young age of 39. Read about this talented vocalist… 61 more words

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Old/New Albums: Dinah Washington's "The Swingin' Miss 'D'"

My finding this album is one of those gorgeously fortuitous circumstances where a string of seemingly unconnected events led me to this album. I’ll give you the truncated version: 592 more words

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#101 - Frank Sinatra - In the Wee Small Hours (1955)

This one wound up being a pleasant surprise.  There was never any question of it not being listenable, but I had come to suspect that really enjoying it was too much to hope for–and I’m pleased to report that I actually liked it quite a bit. 1,079 more words

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