Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald

an American jazz singer, songwriter
I owe Marilyn Monroe a real debt … she personally called the owner of the Mocambo, and told him she wanted me booked immediately, and if he would do it, she would take a front table every night. She told him – and it was true, due to Marilyn’s superstar status – that the press would go wild. The owner said yes, and Marilyn was there, front table, every night. The press went overboard. After that, I never had to play a small jazz club again. She was an unusual woman – a little ahead of her times. And she didnMore Ella Fitzgerald quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there's love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrongMore Ella Fitzgerald quotes [12/11/2012 05:12:03]
I think I do better when I sing.More Ella Fitzgerald quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Listen to her voice, don't look at her.More Ella Fitzgerald quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some of us went over between shows to catch her, and afterwards we went backstage.More Ella Fitzgerald quotes [12/10/2012 08:12:02]

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