1 CD : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Distributed by EuroArts Music International
1 DVD (59 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Most presentations feature Lady Day as the sad victim of hard times and drugs. Mining a treasure trove of new information, the producers set the record straight - and beautifully. In a voice that is Billie-like in its rasping wiseness and its ring, stage and screen star Ruby Dee reads from Holiday's autobiography, Lady sings the blues.