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Betty Carter

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Betty Carter

Betty Carter has been played on NTS in shows including Dark & Lovely Global Roots w/ Thristian, featured first on 17 March 2013. Songs played include Beware My Heart, Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye and Dip Bag.

Betty Carter (1929–1998) was a prominent U.S. jazz singer, renowned for her improvisational technique and idiosyncratic vocal style. Carter expanded the role of the vocalist in jazz, to a full, improvising member of the band. Although her voice was not as admired by the public as such vocalists as Sarah Vaughan or Ella Fitzgerald, many consider her to have exercised mastery of the human voice previously unheard in…

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Beware My Heart
Betty Carter
United Artists Records1964
Beware My Heart
Betty CarterUnited Artists Records1964
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Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
Ray Charles, Betty Carter
ABC-Paramount1961
Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
Ray Charles, Betty CarterABC-Paramount1961
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Dip Bag
Betty Carter
Verve Records1992
Dip Bag
Betty CarterVerve Records1992
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Stolen Moments
Carmen McRae, Betty Carter
The Great American Music Hall Records1987
Stolen Moments
Carmen McRae, Betty CarterThe Great American Music Hall Records1987
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Make It Last
Betty Carter
Verve Records1988
Make It Last
Betty CarterVerve Records1988
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Baby It's Cold Outside
Ray Charles, Betty Carter
His Master's Voice1961
Baby It's Cold Outside
Ray Charles, Betty CarterHis Master's Voice1961
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