In honor of Ella Fitzgerald's centennial on April 25, 2017, we look at the singer's early career on Decca Records.
"It Might As Well Be Spring," "April In Paris," "Spring Is Here," and other odes to the spring season.
This week, we highlight the radio broadcasts of two superstars: Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra.
Singers like Betty Carter, Sheila Jordan, and Della Reese can all trace their roots to Detroit's jazz scene.
The part-time jazz vocalists, including trumpeter Chet Baker, drummer Buddy Rich, and clarinetist Benny Goodman.
Torch songs and other heartbreakers from the Great American Songbook, sung by Billie Holiday, Julie London, and Chet Baker.
Some of the nominees for Best Jazz Vocal and Best Traditional Pop album for the 2017 Grammy Awards.
We explore the songs of German composer Kurt Weill, including "Mack The Knife," "September Song," and "Speak Low."