For more than 70 years Lena Horne was a major musical star. As well as nightclub and concert appearances, she also appeared in movies, television specials and on Broadway.
Born in Brooklyn New York, she worked at the Cotton Club early in her career. Throughout her career Lena Horne worked with the best musicians, band leaders and singers including Billy Eckstein, Nat King Cole, Teddy Wilson, Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, and Charlie Barnet.
Lena Horne’s recording career produced many wonderful albums, several of which we are offering here.
This is Lena Horne – “Love, Lena”.