- Katherine Laverne Starks, known as Kay Starr, was an American pop and jazz singer who enjoyed considerable success in the 1940s and 1950s
|Born:||21 July 1922 Comment |
|When did Kay Starr die? / Died||03 November 2016|
|How many years did Kay Starr live? / Lived||94 years|
Kay Starr facts
- She is best remembered for introducing two songs that became #1 hits in the 1950s, "Wheel of Fortune" and "The Rock And Roll Waltz"
- Starr was successful in every field of music she tried: jazz, pop and country
- But her roots were in jazz; and Billie Holiday, considered by many the greatest jazz singer of all time, called Starr "the only white woman who could sing the blues
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