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Lena Horne

Lena Horne
Born: Jun 30, 1917 in Brooklyn, NY
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Died: May 9, 2010 in New York, NY
Genre: Jazz, Other, Pop/Rock
Biography: Singer/actress Lena Horne's primary occupation was nightclub entertaining, a profession she pursued successfully around the world for more than 60 years, from the 1930s to the 1990s. In conjunction with her club work, she also maintained a recording career that stretched from 1936 to 2000 and brought ...Read full biography
An Evening with Lena Horne
Released: 1994
Label: Blue Note
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It is difficult not to love Lena Horne. Recorded when she was 77, this live CD finds the ageless singer sounding as if she were 57 at the most (and the photo of her on the cover makes her look 47). Horne ...Read full review
Live On Broadway Lena Horne: The Lady And Her Music
Released: 1981
Label: Qwest
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The success of Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music, which opened at the Nederlander Theater on Broadway on May 12, 1981, and ran 333 performances, until June 30, 1982 (Horne's 65th birthday) was a cumulative ...Read full review
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