happy 100th birthday, ella fitzgerald // april 25, 1917 - june 15, 1996 // “just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong”
“The best way to start any musical evening is with [Ella]. It don’t get better than this.” Frank Sinatra
“Man, woman or child, Ella is the greatest of them all.” Bing Crosby
“Ella’s amazing! My daughter says that every time she makes a mistake, it becomes a hit record.” Lucille Ball
“It is so much fun to sing with Ella. It is so nice to sing with someone who does more than make a pretty noise.” Jo Stafford
“If you want to learn how to sing, listen to Ella Fitzgerald.” Vincent Minnelli
“The one radio voice that I listened to above others belonged to Ella Fitzgerald. There was a quality to her voice that fascinated me, and I’d sing along with her, trying to catch the subtle ways she shaded her voice, the casual yet clean way she sang the words.” Doris Day
Why have been posting a lot of Overwatch recently?