Monday, May 10, 2010

Lena Horne, R. I. P.

Lena Horne, Sultry Singer and Actress, Dies at 92 - Biography - "Lena Horne, who was the first black performer to be signed to a long-term contract by a major Hollywood studio and who went on to achieve international fame as a singer, died on Sunday night at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York. She was 92 and lived in Manhattan."

Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.


  1. I will always remember that extraordinary Ed Bradley interview. She was a Jazz legend and a very classy lady. RIP.

  2. Seepy Benton8:30 AM

    One of the most beautiful and talented people ever!

  3. Stormy Weather in heaven today.