Chronicles the rise and fall of legendary blues singer Billie Holiday. Her late childhood, stint as a prostitute, early tours, marriages and drug addiction are featured. Written by
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Diana Ross is Billie Holiday. Diana Ross sings Billie Holiday and a superstar is born.
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[after Louis discovers that Billie shoots up
Sure I've taken a few shots, but only when I needed it,
but i'm not hooked, Louis. I'm not.
Only when you needed it. What do you think hooked is? All I had to do is listen to your voice on the telephone and I knew. Who the hell do you think you're talking to? One of those ofay cats you be running around with? I've been on those streets all of my life. I know what that shit is!
It's good, ain't it?
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