Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz vocalist with a vocal range spanning three octaves (D♭3 to D♭6). Often referred to as the "First Lady of Song" and the "Queen of Jazz," she was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a "horn-like" improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.
Fitzgerald was a notable interpreter of the Great American Songbook. Over the course of her 59-year recording career"
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"I've Got my Love to Keep me Warm (with Louis Armstrong)
A winter song that I like better than "Let It Snow" or "Baby It's Cold Outside." The only thing that bothers me is they keep talking about icicles falling. Icicles do fall, but it's not like that's always happening. That would be terrifying. People would die.
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