Loading...

ABC Jazz Home > Just Played > Betty Carter

Betty Carter

Non-ABC images are automatically sourced from Discogs external link, a community-built database of music information. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Biography

Fromwikipedia

Betty Carter (born Lillie Mae Jones, May 16, 1929 – September 26, 1998) was an American jazz singer known for her improvisational technique, scatting abilities, and other complex musical abilities that demonstrated her vocal talent and imaginative interpretation of lyrics and melodies. Vocalist Carmen McRae once remarked, "there's really only one jazz singer - only one: Betty Carter."

This entry is automatically sourced from Wikipedia external link, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under CC-BY-SA external link. Visit Betty Carter external link on Wikipedia to correct or update this entry. Any changes made to the Wikipedia article will not be immediately available here. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Alert moderator

Discography

  • Feed the Fire, 1994
  • I'm Yours, You're Mine, 1996
  • Ray Charles and Betty Carter, 2012
  • Inside Betty Carter, 1993
  • The Modern Sound of Betty Carter, 1960
  • Finally, 1975
  • Now It's My Turn, 1976
  • The Betty Carter Album, 1972
  • 'Round Midnight (The Roulette Years) (disc 1)
  • Compact Jazz: Betty Carter, 1990
  • 'Round Midnight, 1975
  • I Can't Help It, 1992
  • Dedicated to You & Have a Smile With Me
  • Droppin' Things, 1990
  • Priceless Jazz Collection, 1999
  • Betty Carter's Finest Hour
  • The Audience With Betty Carter, 1979
  • Ray Charles and Betty Carter & Dedicated to You
  • It's Not About the Melody, 1992
  • Social Call, 1990
  • The Carmen McRae-Betty Carter Duets, 1996
  • Look What I Got!, 1988
  • Out There With Betty Carter, 1958
  • At the Village Vanguard, 1993
  • The Carmen McRae and Betty Carter Duets
  • Meet Betty Carter and Ray Bryant
  • The Bebop Girl, 1989

This entry is automatically sourced from Musicbrainz external link, the public domain music database. Visit the Betty Carter external link page on Musicbrainz to correct or update this entry. Any changes made to the article will not be immediately available here. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Alert moderator

Tags

tag Register to add tags

Recently Played on ABC Jazz.

1:16pm Jul 23
album cover
SongThou Swell
ArtistBetty Carter
AlbumThe Complete 1948-1951
LabelLe Chant Du Monde
Year1955
8:10pm Jul 22
album cover
SongWhat A Little Moonlight Can Do
ArtistBetty Carter
AlbumThe Complete 1948-1951
LabelLe Chant Du Monde
Year1960
1:14pm Jul 22
album cover
SongLet's Fall In Love
ArtistBetty Carter
AlbumThe Complete 1948-1951
LabelLe Chant Du Monde
Year1956
8:45am Jul 22
album cover
SongRed Top
ArtistBetty Carter
AlbumThe Complete 1948-1951
LabelLe Chant Du Monde
Year1952
8:43pm Jul 20
album cover
SongWhen It's Sleepy Time Down South
ArtistBetty Carter
AlbumIt's Not About The Melody
LabelPolygram
Year
See more 'Just Played' Songs on ABC Jazz

Media

More Betty Carter on YouTube external link

Non-ABC videos are automatically sourced from YouTube external link, the user-contributed video sharing site. The ABC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Alert moderator

Recommendations

Oct 23, 2010. 12:24pm
Kate Swadling recommended this

Comments

On Mar 31, 2011. 8:51pm
Christopher Lynch said

Fabulous Betty Carter was indeed a singer's singer! Having enjoyed the privilege of hearing Betty's remarkable vocal skills live, I can assure readers that she truly was as great - and even greater - than her numerous admirers have declared.
Savour those excellent video clips and be astounded.

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.

Comments from unregistered users are subject to ABC moderation and will not appear until they are approved - there will be a delay until they are published.
Create A Profile to add comments straight away.

http://www.abc.net.au/conditions.htm
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
nine times three equals
Solve this math question and enter the solution with digits. E.g. for "two plus four = ?" enter "6".
Sign up to the weekly newsletter
Enter your email address
Other ABC music sites