Nominated for 1 Golden Globe.
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Singer on the album, "We Insist! Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite," on the Candid Record Label with Sonny Rollins, Saxophonist; Max Roach, drummer; and Oscar Brown Jr., lyricist.
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[In 1993 interview about her image makeover]: This dress was more important than I was. People in the audience were looking at my exposed breasts and the shape of my body, and it didn't have nothing to do with the music.
Did her best work with bop musicians in the 1960s, including Thelonious Monk, Mal Waldron and Max Roach (whom she married in 1962).