Real Name:
Anna Marie Wooldridge
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American jazz singer and civil rights activist. Born in Aug 6, 1930 in Chicago, IL and died in New York, Aug 14, 2010, at the age of 80. She passed away in a nursing home in Manhattan. No cause of death was given, but she had been in failing health since open-heart surgery in 2007.
In a career that spanned six decades, the Chicago-born singer recorded more than 20 albums, wrote her own songs, acted in several films and television shows and was a pioneering voice in the civil rights movement.
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NW 295 Abbey Lincoln - When Malindy Sings - Jazz Vocalists 1938 - 1961 album art Various When Malindy Sings Various - When Malindy Sings - Jazz Vocalists 1938 - 1961(LP, Comp, Mono) New World Records NW 295 US 1977 Sell This Version
IC S1 Abbey Lincoln - Women In Jazz - A Sampler album art Various You And Me Love Various - Women In Jazz - A Sampler(LP, Comp) Inner City Records IC S1 US 1979 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - The Jazz Singers album art Crosby*, Waters*, Charles*, Bailey*, Tormé* Blue Monk Crosby*, Waters*, Charles*, Bailey*, Tormé* - The Jazz Singers (Comp) The Franklin Mint Record Society US 1982 Sell This Version
P-24113 Abbey Lincoln - The Jazz Singers album art Various Let Up Various - The Jazz Singers(2xLP, Comp) Prestige P-24113 US 1983 Sell This Version
CCD 79000 Abbey Lincoln - Candid Jazz album art Various African Lady Various - Candid Jazz(CD, Comp) Candid CCD 79000 Germany 1988 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - The Great Singers album art Various You And Me My Love Various - The Great Singers (Comp) Verve Records, Gitanes Jazz Canada 1990 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - Tempo Jazz Edition Vol 6 (Stayin' Cool - Swingin' Mellow) album art Various I'm In Love Various - Tempo Jazz Edition Vol 6 (Stayin' Cool - Swingin' Mellow) (Comp) Verve Records Germany 1991 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - Tempo Jazz Edition Vol 3 (Stayin' Cool) album art Various The World Is Falling Down Various - Tempo Jazz Edition Vol 3 (Stayin' Cool) (Comp) Polydor Germany 1991 Sell This Version
Various I Got Thunder (And It Rings) Various - Best Of The Jazz Vocalists (Comp) Compact Jazz US 1992 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - The Great Jazz Vocalists Sing The Gershwin Songbook album art Various Love Walked In Various - The Great Jazz Vocalists Sing The Gershwin Songbook (Comp) Blue Note US 1992 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - Anything Goes: The Cole Porter Songbook - Instrumentals album art Cole Porter I Concentrate On You Cole Porter - Anything Goes: The Cole Porter Songbook - Instrumentals (Comp) Verve Records US 1992 Sell This Version
Abbey Lincoln - Blue Vocals Vol. 2 album art Various Crazy He Calls Me Various - Blue Vocals Vol. 2 (Comp) Blue Note US 1992 Sell This Version
314 515 563-4 Abbey Lincoln - Divas Of Jazz - Studio album art Various First Song Various - Divas Of Jazz - Studio(Cass, Comp) Verve Records 314 515 563-4 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
513 828-2 Abbey Lincoln - The Best Jazz Is Played With Verve album art Various You Gotta Pay The Band Various - The Best Jazz Is Played With Verve(CD, Album, Comp, Promo) Verve Records, Polydor 513 828-2 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
none Abbey Lincoln - Der Tempel Des Guten Geschmacks album art Various The Music Is The Magic Various - Der Tempel Des Guten Geschmacks(CD, Comp, Promo) Polydor none Germany 1992 Sell This Version
515 759-2 Abbey Lincoln - Swinging Christmas album art Various A Child Is Born Various - Swinging Christmas(CD, Comp) Verve Records 515 759-2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
enja 7000 2 Abbey Lincoln - 20th Anniversary! Twenty Years In Modern Jazz album art Various You And I Various - 20th Anniversary! Twenty Years In Modern Jazz(CD, Comp) Enja Records enja 7000 2 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
314 517407-2 Abbey Lincoln - The Best Jazz Is Played With Verve album art Various Music Is The Magic and 1 more… Various - The Best Jazz Is Played With Verve(CD, Comp) Verve Records 314 517407-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
314 516 158-2 Abbey Lincoln - We'll Have Manhattan: The Rodgers & Hart Songbook album art Various Ten Cents A Dance Various - We'll Have Manhattan: The Rodgers & Hart Songbook(CD, Comp, Club) Verve Records 314 516 158-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
DIME '93, DIME93 Abbey Lincoln - "Brother, Can You Spare A Dime" Day album art Various Brother, Can You Spare A Dime Various - "Brother, Can You Spare A Dime" Day(CD, Comp, Promo) The Harburg Foundation, The Harburg Foundation DIME '93, DIME93 US 1993 Sell This Version
314521007-2 Abbey Lincoln - Four Decades Of Jazz 1953 - 1993 album art Various Bird Alone Various - Four Decades Of Jazz 1953 - 1993(4xCD, Comp + Box) Verve Records 314521007-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
519 828-2 Abbey Lincoln - The Complete Cole Porter Songbooks album art Cole Porter I Concentrate On You Cole Porter - The Complete Cole Porter Songbooks(3xCD, Comp + Box) Verve Records 519 828-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
827810 2 Various The Masquerade Is Over Various - Les Plus Grandes Voix Du Jazz Volume 1(CD, Comp) EMI 827810 2 France 1993 Sell This Version
516 251-2 Abbey Lincoln - The Best Jazz Is Played With Verve album art Various Rainbow Various - The Best Jazz Is Played With Verve(CD, Comp, Promo) Verve Records 516 251-2 Europe 1993 Sell This Version
516 254-2 Abbey Lincoln - PolyGram Jazz - Hottest Jazz - Your Guide To North Sea Jazz Festival 1993 album art Various Devil's Got Your Tongue Various - PolyGram Jazz - Hottest Jazz - Your Guide To North Sea Jazz Festival 1993(2xCD, Comp) PolyGram 516 254-2 Germany 1993 Sell This Version