Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

How to Buy Billie Holiday

Fred Dellar, MOJO, November 1997

TIME WAS when Billie Holiday records were hard to come by. But Motown's filmed version of her life, based on a dubious autobiography to which Billie allegedly contributed little and never read, changed all that.

Total word count of piece: 832


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: