Louis Armstrong

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United States pioneering jazz trumpeter and bandleader (1900-1971)

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We can face the ugliness even when we'd prefer that our anthem be Louie Armstrong's It's a Wonderful World.
"This is Levi and Louie Armstrong on the first day back to Chivenor Primary School, Castle Vale, going into Years 1 and 5," writes proud mom Tessa Watson 6.
This Saturday at the Bull Run in Shirley, Marquis said his group (aka The Mark Marquis Group) is going to be performing music off their records (including the latest, "Right Place - Right Time"), as well as smoking-hot versions of "gems," including the Doors' "Riders on the Storm," Louie Armstrong's "What a Wonderful World" and the Beatles' "Come Together."
The bride, escorted by her father, entered the church to an instrumental rendition of Louie Armstrong's "What a Wonderful World." She wore a couture bridal gown created exclusively by Project Runway alum Heidi Elnora.
Marriott Hotels Frank Sinatra and Louie Armstrong croon in the background, black and white photos of Manhattan hang on the walls, while dark wood and plush leather lend a masculine ambience - indeed, a slice of New York has been transported to Bangkok, complete with the great steaks that New Yorkers love.
Back in the day Van Halen came out and twisted everyone's heads with his style, and Hendrix before that, and Charlie Parker before that, and Louie Armstrong before that.
"When I was in my 30s and 40s, and I would run into Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Louie Armstrong when they were in their 60s, I would say to myself, ' wonder why they are out here.' Now, I'm 70 years old and I know why--because this is what you do.