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March 21, 1939: Billie Holiday, Django Reinhardt & Duke Ellington record on the same day.

Billie Holiday, Django Reinhardt & Duke Ellington record on the same day. Added: 2008-03-20
  • Billie Holiday records Long Gone Blues; You're Too Lovely To Last; Under A Blue Jungle Moon; Everything Happens For The Best; Why Did I Always Depend On You.

  • Django Reinhardt records Jeepers Creepers; Swing 39; Japanese Sandman; Hungaria; I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight.

  • Duke Ellington records a Portrait Of The Lion; Savoy Strut; Rent Party Blues; Dance Of The Goon; Good Gal Blues; Finesse.

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