Jo Stafford



Jo Stafford

Rating
Active
1930 to 1982
Born
November 12, 1917 in Coalinga
Died
July 16, 2008
Location
Coalinga, California, United States
Biography
Jo Stafford (born Jo Elizabeth Stafford, 12 November 1917, in Coalinga, California and died July 16, 2008 at Century City, California) was an American jazz and big band singer whose career spanned the late 1930s through the early 1960s. She was known especially as a fond favorite of name bandleaders during World War II and in the years immediately after. Stafford was greatly admired for the purity of her voice and was considered one of the most versatile vocalists of the era. Even now, hers are widely held as the supreme versions of jazz standards "It Could Happen to You" and "Blue Moon.
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Top Songs by Jo Stafford


Make Love to Me!

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Long Ago

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Long Ago (And Far Away) - 1991 Digital Remaster

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Things We Did Last Summer

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Alice Blue Gown [*]

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Mine

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Temptation (Tim-Tayshun)

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I'll Be Seeing You

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Yes, Indeed!

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Best

Best

Jo Stafford December 3, 2016

20 Tracks

The Ultimate

The Ultimate

Jo Stafford November 17, 2014

24 Tracks

The Old Rugged Cross

The Old Rugged Cross

Jo Stafford March 7, 2013

20 Tracks

Autumn In New York

Autumn In New York

Jo Stafford April 24, 2012

12 Tracks

American Folk Songs

American Folk Songs

Jo Stafford March 30, 2012

12 Tracks

Starring Jo Stafford

Starring Jo Stafford

Jo Stafford August 5, 2011

12 Tracks

Smoke Dreams

Smoke Dreams

Jo Stafford November 29, 2010

12 Tracks

Autumn In New York And Other Classics

Autumn In New York And Other Classics

Jo Stafford October 1, 2010

23 Tracks

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