Belinda Blair

Belinda Blair

Belinda Blair joined her first band at age 17 and by 19 she was touring the U.S. on a road trip that culminated in a USO tour of the South Pacific. She gravitated to Europe where she sang in Paris with guitarist Charlie Hunter and fell under the spell of a rising international music scene led by British and American players. Her first steady gig was at a cabaret venue in the Latin Quarter where Billie Holiday, Nina Simone and other renowned singers got their start.

Belinda expanded her musical talents beyond the jazz genre as she toured Europe... more