Billie Holiday Sings (studio album) by Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday Sings by Billie Holiday
Year: 1952
Overall rank: 3,650th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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76/100 (from 56 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 5 albums of 1952 (5th)
Award Top 100 albums of the 1950s (100th)
Award Best albums of all time (3,650th)
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Billie Holiday bestography

Billie Holiday Sings is ranked 4th best out of 75 albums by Billie Holiday on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Billie Holiday is Lady In Satin which is ranked number 587 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 3,166.

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This album is rated in the top 7% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 76.1/100, a mean average of 75.8/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 76.6/100. The standard deviation for this album is 12.1.

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Voz divina! Interpretação precisa!
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Her phrasing is impeccable. The emotional intensity is amazing.
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Billie is amazing!
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Effing Perfect.
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2. Moanin' The Blues by Hank Williams
3. Anthology Of American Folk Music by Various Artists
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5. Billie Holiday Sings by Billie Holiday
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