Wikipedia : This day (February 20, 1937), in Chillicothe, Ohio, is born Nancy Wilson, an American singer.
Official Site : Still others have referred to her as “a storyteller,” “a professor emeritus of body language,” “a consummate actress,” and “the complete entertainer.” Her colleague and long time friend Joe Williams used to call her “the thrush from Columbus.”
@allmusic : Diva Nancy Wilson was among contemporary music’s most stylish and sultry vocalists; while often crossing over into the pop and R&B markets — and even hosting her own television variety program.
@last.fm : Her dates with Shearing, including 1960’s The Swingin’s Mutual, solidified her standing as a talent on the rise, and her subsequent work with Adderley — arguably her finest recordings — further cemented her growing fame and reputation.
@Discogs : In the 60’s and 70’s, she has recorded R&B and even disco music. In the 80’s, Nancy came back into jazz music.
Video : At The Patton College 125Th Anniversary Gala . When October Goes (2010) . Guess Who I Saw TODAY (1994) . My Shining Hour . Dearly Beloved (1988) . Trio (1987) . Interview . Teach Me Tonight (1982) .