Category:June Christy

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English: June Christy (November 20, 1925 – June 21, 1990), born Shirley Luster, was an American singer, known for her sweet, velvet-smooth vocals and for her work in the cool jazz genre. Her success as a singer began with The Stan Kenton Orchestra. She pursued a solo career from 1947 and is best known for her debut album Something Cool. Upon her death, she was hailed as "one of the finest and most neglected singers of her time."

June Christy 
June Christy and Red Rodney at Club Troubadour, New York, ca. Sept. 1947, by William Gottlieb (LOC gottlieb.01251).jpg
American singer
Date of birth 20 November 1925
Date of death 21 June 1990
Los Angeles
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
  • kidney failure
  • singer
  • jazz musician
Authority control
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