TITLE

Billie Holiday tribute

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Jet;03/03/97, Vol. 91 Issue 15, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of singer Tony Bennett who performed a benefit concert in honor of the late jazz singer Billie Holiday at the Apollo Theater in New York City. The presence of Harry and Julie Belafonte, Charles and Alma Rangel.
ACCESSION #
9703102958

 

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