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a regularly scheduled period spent away from work or duty, often in recreation

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Instead of just listening to some Dolly Parton and Alison Krauss, I get to listen to Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday.
In fact, one of the albums coming this month as part of Sony Records' extensive Holiday reissue program is ``A Musical Romance,'' a collection of Young and Holiday's greatest sides (an earlier compilation for completists is the 10-disc box ``Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia 1933-44'').
Who played Billie Holiday in the movie "Lady Sings the Blues"?
History courses through ``Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia (1933-44),'' a massive 10-disc set that showcases America's greatest female singer in the prime of her career.
Macy's extraordinary voice has been compared to everything from Billie Holiday to Tina Turner to Betty Davis.
Summary: The jazz trumpeter beat Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday in BBC and Jazz FM poll
net/wordpress/) has released an online birthday card tribute to her inspiration, Billie Holiday, on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of her birth.
ANYONE looking for a sensational and melodramatic biography of Billie Holiday will be disappointed by John Szwed's latest offering Billie Holiday: The Musician & The Myth (Cornerstone hardback, PS20, ebook PS8.
READ IT ANYONE looking for a sensational and melodramatic biography of Billie Holiday will be disappointed by John Szwed's latest offering Billie Holiday: The Musician & The Myth (Cornerstone hardback, PS20, ebook PS8.
But she would become perhaps the most influential jazz singer ever, Billie Holiday, whose centennial is being celebrated with new albums honoring her legacy.
For her third album, Rebecca Ferguson has recorded what they're all calling a re-interpretation of an entire album by Billie Holiday.
Try these: Billie Holiday, Lady Sings the Blues; Bessie Smith, The Anthology Rating DIAGRAMS - CHROMATICS THE second album from Derbyshire's Sam Genders is a marvellous thing.
She gave birth to her third child, Arabella, in November, and was eight months pregnant when she recorded an album of classic tracks by one of her musical heroes, Billie Holiday in Los Angeles.
Single mum-of-three Rebecca Ferguson hasn't found her Prince Charming yet - and reckons it's because her love life is as "terrible" as that of tragic jazz singer Billie Holiday.