Day 22 Woman of the Day: Dinah Washington

Day 22 Woman of the Day is Dinah Washington, also known as “The Queen of the Blues.”  Read more about this interesting singer below.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: https://rockhall.com/inductees/dinah-washington/bio/

AllMusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/dinah-washington-mn0000260038

BlackPast.org: http://www.blackpast.org/aah/washington-dinah-ruth-lee-jones-1924-1963

NPR: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3872390

Youtube videos: “What a Difference a Day Makes”:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmBxVfQTuvI “Evil Gal Blues”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RatGuS-byw8, “You’ve Got What it Takes”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnLHP0EBfhU

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