Appeared (as "Featured Singer") in "Leonard Sillman's New Faces of 1952" on Broadway. Musical revue. Featuring songs by Ronny Graham
, Arthur Siegel, June Carroll
, Sheldon Harnick
(earliest Broadway credit), Michael Brown, Murray Grand and Francis Lemarque. Featuring songs with lyrics by Ronny Graham, Arthur Siegel, June Carroll...
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[in an Essence magazine interview regarding her anti-war statements to Lady Bird Johnson
and her subsequent loss of work because of them] The thing that hurts, that became anger, was when I realized that if you tell the truth -- in a country that says you're entitled to tell the truth -- you get your face slapped and you get put out of work.
In 1953, she recorded with Henri Rene
and his Orchestra the American version of the French song "C'est si bon" which was written in 1947 by Henri Betti
(music) and André Hornez
(lyrics). The English lyrics were written by Jerry Seelen
in 1950 but Eartha Kitt sings the song in French. In 1954, Eartha Kitt sang the song in New Faces
(1954). Her cover version has been used in several American films ...