Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan, April 7, 1915, and later nicknamed Lady Day)
She was an American jazz singer, composer, a seminal influence on jazz and pop singers, and generally regarded as one of the greatest female jazz vocalists.
Critic John Bush wrote that she 'changed the art of American pop vocals forever.'

Strange Fruit (1939)
God Bless The Child (1942)