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Lena Horne (Born 30th June, 1917)

PostPosted: Sat Jun 30, 2012 11:35 am
by john poole
Lena Calhoun Horne - born 30th June, 1917 (Brooklyn) [died 9th May, 2010]

'Unlucky Woman' with Albert Ammons & Pete Johnson + Teddy Wilson's Band - from a thirteen minute short "Boogie Woogie Dream" filmed in 1941; but not released until 1944
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4CdIC7dT6dY

'The Man I Love' (1944) - filmed version of a "Jubilee" radio show for AFN
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WiBH7fqNqZ4

'Ain't It The Truth' - bathtub scene cut from the 1943 film "Cabin in the Sky" later included in the short "Studio Visit" (1946/7)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dA-NOy2fLNw

'Rocky Raccoon' (1969 - slightly out-of-sync)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xpGFi3Bldwo

Re: Lena Horne (Born 30th June, 1917)

PostPosted: Fri Jun 30, 2017 8:52 am
by john poole
Born one hundred years ago today

'Honeysuckle Rose' with Benny Carter & his band, from 1943 film "Thousands Cheer"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Haq_Wdbe9qk

'The Lady is a Tramp' - from 1948 film "Words and Music"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdPzRaAVDCE

http://www.legacy.com/news/celebrity-de ... lena-horne