Count Basie

Count Basie

American pianist and bandleader.
All I wanted was to be big, to be in show business and to travel ... and that's what I've been doing all my life.More Count Basie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you play a tune and a person don't tap their feet, don't play the tune.More Count Basie quotes [10/11/2011 11:10:03]
I'll always remember when I first heard Lester [Young]. I'd never heard anyone like him before. He was a stylist with a different sound. A sound I'd never heard before or since. To be honest with you, I didn't much like it at first.More Count Basie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Of course, there are a lot of ways you can treat the blues, but it will still be the blues.More Count Basie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Learn to deal with the valleys and the hills will take care of themselves.More Count Basie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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