Singer Ella Fitzgerald, receives her seventh Grammy Award as top female vocalist for 1962 in Las Vegas on May 17, 1963. Van Alexander, President of the Hollywood chapter of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Science, flew to Las Vegas to present the award.
Classic Ladies of Color is a blog dedicated to women of color who worked in Theatre, Film Television, and Music between 1900 and 1979. You will also see dancers and women of fashion here, as well. Classic Ladies of Color is ran by two mods: Aige & Ms. M.