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  1. The Complete Recordings With Don Costa by Dinah Washington (CD, May, 2 Discs, Essential Jazz Classics) $ New. $ Used. Dinah Washington Absolutely Essential Best of 60 Song Collection 3 CD. 5 out of 5 stars (2) Total Ratings 2, $ New. $ Used. Dinah Washington - for Those in Love CD.
  2. After her hit of "What a Diff'rence a Day Makes" in , Dinah Washington largely discarded her blues and jazz roots (at least on recordings) and played the role of a pop star. This CD (which has the original LP program of 12 songs joined by six others) finds Washington singing brief (mostly under three-minute) versions of standards in hopes of gaining another hit.
  3. Dinah Washington (born Ruth Lee Jones; August 29, – December 14, ) was an American singer and pianist, who has been cited as "the most popular black female recording artist of the '50s". Primarily a jazz vocalist, she performed and recorded in a wide variety of styles including blues, R&B, and traditional pop music, and gave herself the title of "Queen of the Blues".
  4. The tribute here is to Dinah Washington herself – who left the planet all too soon, after passing away at an early age in The set brings together great late material that Dinah recorded for Roulette Records – tracks unissued at the time of this album, with beautiful arrangements from Marty Manning and Fred Norman – all in that new level of boozy sophistication that Washington was.
  5. This is a three-CD budget collection of Dinah Washington performances with a number of top-flight ensembles. The sound quality varies from good to listenable, and although the performances are good, the lack of discographical information may be an issue with Brand: Imports.
  6. Ruth Lee Jones (born August 29, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama; died December 14, in Detroit, Michigan), better known by her stage name Dinah Washington and also as the Queen of the Blues, was an American Grammy award winning jazz singer best known for singing classic torch songs and her hit single What a Diff'rence a Day adrierdredironcrusherkeswyn.xyzinfo penetrating voice, excellent timing, and crystal-clear.
  7. Abbey Lincoln compiled The Ultimate Dinah Washington, a track selection of Washington's best-known songs that offers an excellent introduction to her Verve recordings. Although purists and collectors will have little use for this set, it suits the purposes of neophytes and curious listeners quite well.
  8. Performer: Dinah Washington and Quartet; Dinah Washington Writer: John Cappage. Vocal; and Quartet; with Instrumental Accompaniment. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are mil truncated conical, mil truncated conical, mil truncated conical, mil truncated conical.
  9. WASHINGTON DINAH WASHINGTON S FINEST HOUR adrierdredironcrusherkeswyn.xyzinfo From the late s until her death in , Dinah Washington was a dominant presence among the women who sang R&B, with an unequalled emotional power and a voice that mingled highs and lows, rough and smooth, like raw silk/5(12).

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