14 minutes | May 3, 2021

The Tragic Life of Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday, one of the most famous of jazz singers of all time and was a superstar of her day. She first rose to prominence in the 1930’s with a unique style along with her emotional intensity, innovative techniques and touching songs reinvented the conventions of modern singing and performance but the Federal Government, self destructive personal struggles and substance abuse lend to her downfall. Websitehttps://www.onemichistory.com/ Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914Buy me a Coffeehttps://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2mSources:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billie_Holidayhttps://billieholiday.com/https://www.biography.com/musician/billie-holidayhttps://www.britannica.com/biography/Billie-Holidayhttps://www.ladyday.net/https://www.biography.com/news/billie-holiday-strange-fruithttps://www.biography.com/news/billie-holiday-factshttps://www.biography.com/news/billie-holiday-narcotics-us-government#:~:text=Holiday's%20husband%20worked%20with%20the,%2C%E2%80%9D%20Mari%20wrote%20in%20Politico.
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