Ben Ratliff at a NYT blog uses review of new Louis Armstrong bio to discuss briefly this rare 1933 video. Whatever you think of this, keep in mind: He was the most influential musician--and singer--of the 20th century. If you care to argue, leave a comment!
Monday, November 23, 2009
Labels: Louis Armstrong
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