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Recommend me some Female vocalist Swing Bands

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Lokire, Dec 20, 2005.

  1. Every once in a while on the radio I'll catch some old swing tune with a female vocalist and I really love that type of music, but I'm not sure who to look for exactly. That real, sweet, smooth kinda vocal Jazz/Swing style songs.

    Like on Victor Wooten's song "One" off of his Yin-Yang disk. That's basically the vocal style I'm looking for.

    Any suggestions?
  2. Helstar


    Nov 26, 2005
    horror pops
  3. Ella Fitzgerald. Anything else is pure immitation.
  4. Yep, I've got a bunch of Ella Fitzgerald stuff already. :)

    Last I checked, Horror Pops weren't exactly old style Jazz/Swing :eyebrow:
  5. Headroom


    Apr 5, 2002
    Billie Holiday and Sara Vaughn are completely original vocalists, and Holiday is the only one I know of who Sinatra cited as a role model.