Take a gander at today’s Google Doodle, which features at tribute to “the First Lady of Song,” Ella Fitzgerald.

Ella Fitzgerald's Birthday


I first discovered Ella, when I was about 14 and I saw a PBS program about great artists during the war. I rediscovered her music in my mid-20’s when I created a “day in the life” video for my sister-in-law using Ella’s rendition of Whatever Lola Wants, Lola Gets (track 10) as a background track.

Surprisingly, Ella’s voice never made it into the backdrop of a James Bond intro, but she certainly has the voice, flavor, and style.

Take a moment today and check out some amazing music sung by the ever-magnificent and enchanting, Ella Fitzgerald.

Jeff Taylor

I'm just an ordinary guy living an extraordinary life. I'm also an attorney and I blog about Android for lawyers. You can follow me on Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, or Google+.

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