‘Fresh Air’ Marks The Centenary Of The Birth Of Jazz Singer Anita O’Day

By Terry Gross

Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead offers an appreciation of the singer, who died in 2006, then we listen back to a 1987 interview. O’Day first became known in 1941 when she joined Gene Krupa’s band.

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Source:: https://www.npr.org/2019/10/18/770936400/fresh-air-marks-the-centenary-of-the-birth-of-jazz-singer-anita-o-day?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=music