Ladies of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald (April 1917 - June Billie Holiday (April 1915 - June Thelma Carpenter (January 1922 - May Lena Horne (June 1917 - May Sarah Vaughan (March 1924 - April Pearl Bailey (March 1918 - August
CULVER CITY, CA - CIRCA Pianist Fats Waller poses with members of the Creole Dancing Revue aka Frank Sebastian's Cotton Club Cuties at Frank Sebastian's New Cotton Club circa 1935 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
The Cotton Club might be Harlem’s most famous jazz nightclub. Nightclubs began to develop during the most popular in New York's Harlem neighborhood. Nightclubs were a way for african american artists to express themselves through writing, art, and music.
dandridgelove: Dorothy Dandridge, Joyce Bryant, Lena Horne, and Diahann Carroll are legendary women who continue to inspire and captivate generation after generation with their magnificent beauty and talents!