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Day 22 Woman of the Day: Dinah Washington

Day 22 Woman of the Day is Dinah Washington, also known as “The Queen of the Blues.”  Read more about this interesting singer below.

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Shilpa Ray Releases Make Up EP Ahead Of US Tour

The pairing of Lou Reed and Dinah Washington covers may seem like an odd selection for an EP to some (including myself), but in the hands of… 352 more words



 Though consensus had decided compact discs are superior to vinyl, my preference has been to go to my stacks of albums whenever feeling conflicted.     Tonight, I immediately go to Nancy Wilson. 843 more words

0679 September In The Rain – Dinah Washington (1961)

September In The Rain was written by Harry Warren and Al Dubin in 1935. It was introduced in the film Melody For Two and was first recorded by Shep Fields Rippling Rhythm in 1937. 71 more words


Happy New Year from Miss D

Although a timeless song, I’ve long associated the Gershwin brothers’ OUR LOVE IS HERE TO STAY with New Years. And, like many of the great standards, this song has been oft recorded, in this case by some of the greatest singers we’ve ever had. 84 more words