Ella Jane Fitzgerald 4/25/1917-6/15/1996 American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella. Fitzgerald started singing with Chick Webb's big band and soon became its star. She recorded "A Tisket-A Tasket" in 1938 and a 14-time Grammy Award winner.
NINA SIMONE- Singer/musician and black activist
Frank Sinatra watches Ella Fitzgerald perform during a rehearsal for the special "A Man and His Music + Ella + Jobim" (1967)
Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra---Great Friends and Mutual Admiration Here In These Two Unforgettable Voices & Music Legends...The Lady Was No Tramp & The Guy Definitely Did It His Way...What A Pairing...What A Shot...