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Othella Dallas – Diva in Basel, Switzerland

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3YqmmLM_zM[/youtube]

Othella Dallas’ powerful voice and passionate dancing are known throughout the world. Born in 1925, she still is the vibrant “Little Girl from Memphis” at the peak of her career. Othella sings Blues, Gospel, Jazz and Latin melodies in a very personal and fascinating way. Her new CD “I Live The Life I Love”, released in March 2008 is a big success. Othella Dallas toured the world next to Duke Ellington, Sammy Davis Jr. and other great artists. Nowadays her concerts are cultural rarities, a fabulous and unforgettable experience.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8285vBCTh44[/youtube]



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8 Comments

  1. Mom Blogs – Blogs for Moms…

  2. Wow!
    I hope if I live a long time that I am as sassy as Othella Dallas. She is awesome! Full of energy, light and life! This is the first time I have seen her or heard her music.

  3. Ms Lady Deborah,

    We should all age so well!

  4. Unbelievable energy and spirit. I had not heard of Othella before this post, but I will not soon forget her. I agree with msladydeborah — I hope one day to be as sassy in my old age!

  5. Wow!
    I hope if I live a long time that I am as sassy as Othella Dallas. She is awesome! Full of energy, light and life! This is the first time I have seen her or heard her music.

  6. Ms Lady Deborah,

    We should all age so well!

  7. Unbelievable energy and spirit. I had not heard of Othella before this post, but I will not soon forget her. I agree with msladydeborah — I hope one day to be as sassy in my old age!

  8. BWIE says:

    Ms Dallas seems to be jewel undiscovered by our generation, but not any longer!

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