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Featuring Billy Eckstine 7/8/2011

William Clarence "Billy" Eckstine was a premier jazz vocalist during the 1940s and 1950s. He also led a big band that would reshape jazz forever. That band included Dexter Gordon, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Art Blakey, Charlie Parker, and his captivating vocalist, Sarah Vaughan.
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