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Born in Baltimore in 1915, and lifeless too early in manhattan in 1959, Billie vacation turned a mythical jazz singer, even legendary. together with her voice even now handling to the touch such a lot of humans, we stick to a reporter at the path of the artist on behalf of a brand new York day-by-day. past the general public scandals that marred the lifetime of the superstar (alcohol, medicinal drugs, violence...), he seeks to revive the reality, revisiting the reminiscence of Billie. via this research, Muñoz and Sampayo hint, in the course of the undertones of racism, and within the wake of the blues, the sluggish flow of a singer who expressed the private feelings in jazz. by means of the world over well known Argentine artists, that includes Muñoz' strikingly uncooked heavy blacks, this isn't only a biography yet a spell-binding paintings booklet tribute.

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