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Happy Birthday Sarah Vaughan - March 27

Happy Birthday Sarah Vaughan - March 27

Some Brave Sis foremothers are not included in the Journey-Journal, but there are many we like to pay tribute to all the same. Let's celebrate Sarah Vaughan, born March 27, 1924.

Known as “Sassy” and “The Divine One,” the sublime jazz singer Sarah Vaughan was born March 27, 1924. Like many greats of the 20th century, she got her start in church, in this instance, a Baptist church in her hometown of Newark, NJ. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
With a distinctively crystalline contralto voice and a signature pert and playful delivery, Vaughan was a trend-defining jazz stylist over five decades....