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How Marilyn Monroe & Ella Fitzgerald broke the Color Barrier at the Mocambo Night Club. Photo: Marilyn Monroe with Ella Fitzgerald at the Mocambo. A popular Hollywood night club at the time that w. Marilyn Monroe, Marilyn Film, Divas, Tony Curtis, Louis Armstrong, Hollywood Night, Old Hollywood, Betty Faria, Marlene Dietrich

An Unlikely Sisterhood: Marilyn Monroe & Ella Fitzgerald - Woman of Colour

Sometimes you run across a story that completely changes the way you thought about a person. I see Marilyn Monroe in a whole new light now. Read on to find out why… Apparently in the 50s, a popular nightclub, Mocambo would not book Ella Fitzgerald because she was black. Fortunately for Ella, she had a powerful and unlikely benefactor, “I owe Marilyn Monroe a real debt…it was because of her that I played the Mocambo, a very popular nightclub in the ’50s. She personally called the owner of the…

Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Dean Martin wasn't even thought of then but I do Enjoy watching all three of them.The Rat Pack! Hollywood Stars, Golden Age Of Hollywood, Vintage Hollywood, Hollywood Glamour, Classic Hollywood, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby, Humphrey Bogart, Foto Art

Frank, Bing, and Dino in "Robin and the Seven Hoods"

1964 --- Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin stand behind a singing, dancing Bing Crosby in a show number from . --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

Listen to music from Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong like Dream a Little Dream of Me, Cheek to Cheek & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong. Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Jimi Hendrix, Jazz Club, Sylvester Stallone, Lobe Den Herrn, Photo Star, Jerry Lee Lewis, Black And White

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Ella Fitzgerald & the Tee Carson trio - Summertime (from Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin). The first lady of song in Berlin, Adam- I don't expect to like this, of your a true jazz fan u will Jazz Music, Music Songs, Good Music, My Music, Pop Songs, Ella Fitzgerald Summertime, Billy Holiday, Berlin, Music Videos

Ella Fitzgerald - Summertime (1968)

Ella Fitzgerald & the Tee Carson trio - Summertime (from Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin). The first lady of song in Berlin, 1968. Beautiful mother singin...

Listen to music from Aretha Franklin like I Say a Little Prayer, Respect & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Aretha Franklin. Music Icon, Soul Music, My Music, Gospel Music, Music Life, Indie Music, Billy Holiday, The Ventures, Louis Armstrong

Aretha Franklin Photos (154 of 158) | Last.fm

See Aretha Franklin pictures, photo shoots, and listen online to the latest music.

Bonnie Raitt I Can't Make You Love Me Lyrics. I Can't Make You Love Me lyrics performed by Bonnie Raitt: Turn down the lights; Turn down the bed. Turn down these voices Sound Of Music, Music Love, Love Songs, Good Music, My Music, Bonnie Raitt, Types Of Music, Greatest Songs, My Favorite Music

Bonnie Raitt - I Can't Make You Love Me (Official Video)

Music video by Bonnie Raitt performing I Can't Make You Love Me. (P) (C) 2010 Capitol Records, LLC. All rights reserved. Unauthorized reproduction is a viola...