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Born in Baltimore in 1915, and useless too early in big apple in 1959, Billie vacation turned a mythical jazz singer, even legendary. along with her voice even now coping with to the touch such a lot of humans, we stick with a reporter at the path of the artist on behalf of a brand new York day-by-day. past the general public scandals that marred the lifetime of the superstar (alcohol, medications, violence...), he seeks to revive the reality, revisiting the reminiscence of Billie. via this research, Muñoz and Sampayo hint, during the undertones of racism, and within the wake of the blues, the sluggish float of a singer who expressed the inner most feelings in jazz. by way of the world over popular Argentine artists, that includes Muñoz' strikingly uncooked heavy blacks, this isn't only a biography yet a spell-binding artwork booklet tribute.

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