Billie Holiday

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer

Category: Early Influence

Inducted in: 2000

Inducted by: Diana Ross

Inducted into Rock Hall Revisited in 1997 (ranked #14 in the Influences - Pre-Rock Era category) .

Essential Albums (?)WikipediaAmazon MP3Amazon CD
Lady in Satin (1958)

Essential Songs (?)WikipediaAmazon MP3YouTube
Summertime (1936)
Strange Fruit (1939)
God Bless The Child (1942)
I'll Be Seeing You (1944)

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Class of 1975

Billie Holiday (2000 Inductee)
Esther Phillips
Tony Bennett

Posted by SD on Sunday, 03.8.09 @ 07:30am

Wow I am only #2
Ok she is the soul of female blues and Jazz .. I mean OMG..

If you have never heard her.. Do yourself a big favor.. She is "Billie Holiday' end of story..She stands TALL an alone and for a good reason..

Posted by mrxyz on Saturday, 03.14.09 @ 21:55pm

I'm glad she's in there.

Posted by BulmaPunkRocker on Sunday, 07.6.14 @ 21:24pm

Billie Holiday is truly a legend. She really deserves to be in the Hall of Fame

Posted by Patrick on Monday, 09.12.16 @ 13:26pm

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