On Ella. She was strong, she was smart, she was the most talented, and she never let the vices that took everyone else down touch her. She's one of my biggest heroes. Also, this picture rocks. Beverly Hills 1988 by Annie Leibovitz
Sarah Lois Vaughan was an American jazz singer, described by Scott Yanow as having "one Nicknamed "Sassy" and "The Divine One", Sarah Vaughan was a Grammy Award winning Jazz Vocalist. One of the greatest singers in the history of Jazz.
Ella Jane Fitzgerald, also known as the "First Lady of Song", "Queen of Jazz", and "Lady Ella", was an American jazz vocalist with a vocal range spanning three octaves and known for her incredible scat singing.
Sarah Lois Vaughan was an American jazz singer, described by Scott Yanow as having "one of the most wondrous voices of the century." Nicknamed "Sailor", "Sassy" and "The Divine One", Sarah Vaughan was a Grammy Award winner.
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