Miss Leslie Uggams!


She's got a right to be fabulous!


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  1. Lena Horne was such an influence on this generation of young black female vocalists!

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    1. One of the things that startled me reading Horne's bio a while back was just how much she resented that - she really believed that Uggams, Carroll, Warwick - hell, even Lainie Kazan (!) were flat out stealing from her. Too bad, as they all more or less worshipped her, and she could never understand that.

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    2. Just like Billie Holiday believed that Lena was cloning her and again that was Lena's sincerest form of flattery.

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  2. I really want that dress. I really do.

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    1. Oh, honey, you would look so good in it!

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  3. Leslie's good and all, but that dress is sensational! LOVE that particular period of clothing & hair.

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  4. Say no more, It's yours!

    BrianB

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    1. The above post only makes sense if it's responding to tula, but you knew that!

      BrianB

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    2. The dress actually reminds me of something a "Dawn" doll would have. And I know you know what I'm talking about!

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