Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
And Ads-free!

Dee Dee Bridgewater

Dee Dee Bridgewater (born May 27, 1950) is an American jazz singer. [1]

82 relations: Actor, Billie Holiday, Buddah Records, Buddy Terry, Cecil Bridgewater, Cecil McBee, Charles Sullivan (musician), China Moses, Christian McBride, Coffy (soundtrack), Cologne, Cotton Tail, Dear Ella, Dexter Gordon, Dizzy Gillespie, Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie with Love from Dee Dee Bridgewater, Elektra Records, Ella Fitzgerald, EmArcy Records, Flint, Michigan, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, France, Frank Foster (musician), Genesis (Charles Sullivan album), Gilbert Moses, Glinda the Good Witch, Grammy Award, Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album, Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Horace Silver, J'ai Deux Amours, Jazz, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Kurt Weill, Laurence Olivier Award, Lean on Him, Live at Yoshi's (Dee Dee Bridgewater album), Love and Peace: A Tribute to Horace Silver, Mack Avenue Records, Mali, Max Roach, MCA Records, Memphis, Tennessee, Michigan, Michigan State University, Monterey Jazz Festival, Montreux Jazz Festival, Musical theatre, Mutima, Nemperor Records, ..., New York City, Norman Connors, NPR, Paris, Polydor Records, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Ray Charles, Red Earth (Dee Dee Bridgewater album), Rhythm and blues, Roy Ayers, San Francisco Jazz Festival, Sanremo Music Festival, Singer-songwriter, Singing, Sonny Rollins, Soviet Union, Stanley Clarke, Terence Blanchard, The Loud Minority, The Mirman School, The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra, The Wiz, This Is New (Dee Dee Bridgewater album), Tony Award, United Nations, United States, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, Vassar College, Verve Records, Warner Bros. Records, Washington, D.C., West Africa. Expand index (32 more) »

Actor

An actor (actress is sometimes used for females; see § Terminology) is a person portraying a character in a dramatic or comic production; he or she performs in film, television, theatre, radio, commercials or music videos.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Actor · See more »

Billie Holiday

Eleanora Fagan (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), professionally known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz musician and singer-songwriter.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Billie Holiday · See more »

Buddah Records

Buddah Records (later known as Buddha Records) was founded in 1967 in New York City.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Buddah Records · See more »

Buddy Terry

Edlin "Buddy" Terry (Newark, NJ January 30, 1941) is an American jazz musician and alto/tenor sax player.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Buddy Terry · See more »

Cecil Bridgewater

Cecil Bridgewater (born October 10, 1942) is an American hard bop jazz trumpeter.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Cecil Bridgewater · See more »

Cecil McBee

Cecil McBee (born May 19, 1935) is an American post-bop jazz bassist, one of the most influential in the history of jazz.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Cecil McBee · See more »

Charles Sullivan (musician)

Charles Sullivan (now Kamau Muata Adilifu) (Nov 8, 1944)is an American jazz trumpeter.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Charles Sullivan (musician) · See more »

China Moses

China Moses (born January 9, 1978 in Los Angeles) is an American singer and television host.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and China Moses · See more »

Christian McBride

Christian McBride (born May 31, 1972, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American jazz bassist.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Christian McBride · See more »

Coffy (soundtrack)

Music from the Original Motion Picture Coffy is a soundtrack produced, composed, and arranged by Roy Ayers.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Coffy (soundtrack) · See more »

Cologne

Cologne (German Köln, Kölle), Germany's fourth-largest city (after Berlin, Hamburg, and Munich), is the largest city both in the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia and within the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Area, one of the major European metropolitan areas with more than ten million inhabitants.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Cologne · See more »

Cotton Tail

"Cotton Tail" is a 1940 composition by Duke Ellington.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Cotton Tail · See more »

Dear Ella

Dear Ella is a 1997 studio album by Dee Dee Bridgewater, recorded in tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, who had died the previous year.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Dear Ella · See more »

Dexter Gordon

Dexter Gordon (February 27, 1923 – April 25, 1990) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Dexter Gordon · See more »

Dizzy Gillespie

John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional singer.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Dizzy Gillespie · See more »

Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie with Love from Dee Dee Bridgewater

Eleanora Fagan (1915–1959): To Billie with Love From Dee Dee Bridgewater is a 2009 studio album by Dee Dee Bridgewater, recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie with Love from Dee Dee Bridgewater · See more »

Elektra Records

Elektra Records (now Elektra Entertainment Group Inc.) is a major American record label owned by Warner Music Group.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Elektra Records · See more »

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Ella Fitzgerald · See more »

EmArcy Records

EmArcy Records is a jazz record label founded in 1954 by Mercury Records, and today a European jazz label owned by Universal Music Group.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and EmArcy Records · See more »

Flint, Michigan

Flint is the largest city and county seat of Genesee County in the State of Michigan.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Flint, Michigan · See more »

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO; French: Organisation des Nations unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture, Italian: Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l'Alimentazione e l'Agricoltura) is an agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations · See more »

France

France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and France · See more »

Frank Foster (musician)

Frank Benjamin Foster III (September 23, 1928 – July 26, 2011) was an American tenor and soprano saxophonist, flautist, arranger, and composer.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Frank Foster (musician) · See more »

Genesis (Charles Sullivan album)

Genesis is the debut album by American trumpeter Charles Sullivan recorded in 1974 and released on the Strata-East label.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Genesis (Charles Sullivan album) · See more »

Gilbert Moses

Gilbert Moses III (August 20, 1942April 15, 1995) was an American stage, screen, and television director.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Gilbert Moses · See more »

Glinda the Good Witch

The Good Witch of the South, commonly referred to as simply Glinda, is a fictional character in the Land of Oz created by American author L. Frank Baum.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Glinda the Good Witch · See more »

Grammy Award

A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Grammy Award · See more »

Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album

The Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to recording artists for quality works (songs or albums) in the Vocal jazz music genre.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album · See more »

Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album

The Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album has been awarded since 1959.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album · See more »

Horace Silver

Horace Silver (born Horace Ward Martin Tavares Silva, September 2, 1928 – June 18, 2014) was an American jazz pianist and composer.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Horace Silver · See more »

J'ai Deux Amours

J'ai Deux Amours is a 2005 album by Dee Dee Bridgewater.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and J'ai Deux Amours · See more »

Jazz

Jazz is a genre of music that originated in African American communities in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Jazz · See more »

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (on the building itself called the John F. Kennedy Memorial Center for the Performing Arts, and commonly referred to as the Kennedy Center) is a performing arts center located on the Potomac River, adjacent to the Watergate complex in Washington, D.C. The Center, which opened September 8, 1971, produces and presents theater, dance, ballet, orchestral, chamber, jazz, popular, and folk music, in addition to multi-media performances for all ages.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts · See more »

Kurt Weill

Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900April 3, 1950) was a German composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Kurt Weill · See more »

Laurence Olivier Award

The Laurence Olivier Awards (or simply the Olivier Award) are presented annually by the Society of London Theatre to recognise excellence in professional theatre.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Laurence Olivier Award · See more »

Lean on Him

Lean on Him is an album by American saxophonist Buddy Terry released on the Mainstream label in 1973.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Lean on Him · See more »

Live at Yoshi's (Dee Dee Bridgewater album)

Live at Yoshi's is a 1998 live album by Dee Dee Bridgewater, recorded at Yoshi's Jazz Club in Oakland, California.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Live at Yoshi's (Dee Dee Bridgewater album) · See more »

Love and Peace: A Tribute to Horace Silver

Love and Peace: A Tribute to Horace Silver is a 1995 studio album by Dee Dee Bridgewater, recorded in tribute to Horace Silver.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Love and Peace: A Tribute to Horace Silver · See more »

Mack Avenue Records

Mack Avenue Records is an independent record label headquartered in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Mack Avenue Records · See more »

Mali

Mali, officially the Republic of Mali (République du Mali), is a landlocked country in West Africa.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Mali · See more »

Max Roach

Maxwell Lemuel "Max" Roach (January 10, 1924 – August 16, 2007) was an American jazz percussionist, drummer, and composer.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Max Roach · See more »

MCA Records

MCA Records was an American-based record company owned by MCA Inc., which later gave way to the larger MCA Music Entertainment Group (now Universal Music Group), of which MCA Records was still part.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and MCA Records · See more »

Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Memphis, Tennessee · See more »

Michigan

Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Michigan · See more »

Michigan State University

Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university located in East Lansing, Michigan, United States.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Michigan State University · See more »

Monterey Jazz Festival

The Monterey Jazz Festival (MJF), in Monterey, California, is one of the longest consecutively running jazz festivals.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Monterey Jazz Festival · See more »

Montreux Jazz Festival

The Montreux Jazz Festival (formerly Festival de Jazz Montreux and Festival International de Jazz Montreux) is a music festival in Switzerland, held annually in early July in Montreux on the Lake Geneva shoreline.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Montreux Jazz Festival · See more »

Musical theatre

Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting, and dance.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Musical theatre · See more »

Mutima

Mutima is the debut album led by bassist Cecil McBee recorded in 1974 and first released on the Strata-East label.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Mutima · See more »

Nemperor Records

Nemperor Records is an American jazz and pop record label, originally distributed by Atlantic Records from 1974 to 1977, and then CBS Records from 1978 onward, and is currently owned by Sony Music Entertainment.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Nemperor Records · See more »

New York City

New York – often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part – is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and New York City · See more »

Norman Connors

Norman Connors (born March 1, 1947) is an American jazz drummer, composer, arranger, and producer who has led some influential jazz and R&B groups.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Norman Connors · See more »

NPR

National Public Radio (NPR) is a privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization that serves as a national syndicator to a network of 900 public radio stations in the United States.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and NPR · See more »

Paris

Paris (UK:; US:; French) is the capital and most-populous city of France.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Paris · See more »

Polydor Records

Polydor Records is a British record label that operates as part of Universal Music Group.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Polydor Records · See more »

Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Rahsaan Roland Kirk (August 7, 1935Kernfeld, Barry. "." The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd ed. Ed. Barry Kernfeld. Grove Music Online. Oxford Music Online. Retrieved on 2009-02-01. "The year of his birth has been widely given as 1936, but his birth certificate gives 1935 and confirms Ronald, not Roland." – December 5, 1977) was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist who played tenor saxophone, flute and many other instruments.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Rahsaan Roland Kirk · See more »

Ray Charles

Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004), professionally known as Ray Charles, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and composer.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Ray Charles · See more »

Red Earth (Dee Dee Bridgewater album)

Red Earth is a 2007 studio album by Dee Dee Bridgewater.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Red Earth (Dee Dee Bridgewater album) · See more »

Rhythm and blues

Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940s.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Rhythm and blues · See more »

Roy Ayers

Roy Ayers (born September 10, 1940) is an American funk, soul, and jazz composer and vibraphone player.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Roy Ayers · See more »

San Francisco Jazz Festival

Debuting in 1983, the San Francisco Jazz Festival is an annual three-week celebration of today's best music, with over 30 concerts.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and San Francisco Jazz Festival · See more »

Sanremo Music Festival

The Festival della canzone italiana di Sanremo (in English: Italian song festival, Sanremo) is the most popular Italian song contest and awards, held annually in the city of Sanremo, in Italy, and consisting of a competition amongst previously unreleased songs.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Sanremo Music Festival · See more »

Singer-songwriter

Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose and perform their own musical material including lyrics and melodies.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Singer-songwriter · See more »

Singing

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Singing · See more »

Sonny Rollins

Theodore Walter "Sonny" Rollins (born September 7, 1930) is an American jazz tenor saxophonist.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Sonny Rollins · See more »

Soviet Union

The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (a) abbreviated to USSR (r) or shortened to the Soviet Union (p), was a Marxist–Leninist state on the Eurasian continent that existed between 1922 and 1991.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Soviet Union · See more »

Stanley Clarke

Stanley Clarke (born June 30, 1951) is an American jazz musician and composer known for his innovative and influential work on double bass and electric bass as well as for his numerous film and television scores.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Stanley Clarke · See more »

Terence Blanchard

Terence Oliver Blanchard (born March 13, 1962) is an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer, arranger, and film score composer.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Terence Blanchard · See more »

The Loud Minority

The Loud Minority is an album by American saxophonist Frank Foster recorded in 1972 for the Mainstream label.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and The Loud Minority · See more »

The Mirman School

Mirman School for Gifted Children is an independent, co-educational school for gifted children located at 16180 Mulholland Drive in Los Angeles, California, United States with 330 pupils aged 5 to 14.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and The Mirman School · See more »

The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra

The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra was a jazz big band formed by trumpeter Thad Jones and drummer Mel Lewis around 1965.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra · See more »

The Wiz

The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical "Wonderful Wizard of Oz" is a musical with music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls and book by William F. Brown.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and The Wiz · See more »

This Is New (Dee Dee Bridgewater album)

This is New is a 2002 album by Dee Dee Bridgewater, dedicated to the songs of Kurt Weill.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and This Is New (Dee Dee Bridgewater album) · See more »

Tony Award

The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known informally as the Tony Award, recognizes achievement in live Broadway theatre.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Tony Award · See more »

United Nations

The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and United Nations · See more »

United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and United States · See more »

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, University of Illinois, UIUC, or simply Illinois) is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign · See more »

Vassar College

Vassar College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in the town of Poughkeepsie, New York, in the United States.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Vassar College · See more »

Verve Records

Verve Records is an American jazz and adult music record label owned by Universal Music Group.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Verve Records · See more »

Warner Bros. Records

Warner Bros.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Warner Bros. Records · See more »

Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and Washington, D.C. · See more »

West Africa

West Africa, also called Western Africa and the West of Africa, is the westernmost subcontinent of Africa.

New!!: Dee Dee Bridgewater and West Africa · See more »

Redirects here:

DeeDee Bridgewater.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dee_Dee_Bridgewater

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »