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Readers Respond: Important Jazz Singers

Responses: 18


Jazz singers, the very best.

Eddie Jefferson, Betty Carter, Ray Charles, Cassandra Wilson, Andy Bey.
—Guest Gregory Norflee

Jazz Singers Addition

Wow, you are brave trying to limit yourself to 10! I agree about Mel Torme and Tony Bennett - but also, what about the likes of Julie London (she swings at times); and Rosemary Clooney (particularly in her later phase)? These are just a couple that could be included

Jazz Singers Addition

I wanted to write in two wonderful men in my life-Mel Torme and Tony Bennett

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