May 9, 2010

Sweet Rest: Lena Horne Passes Away at Age 92...

via the NYTimes
Lena Horne, who was the first black performer to be signed to a long-term contract by a major Hollywood studio and who went on to achieve international fame as a singer, died on Sunday night at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York. She was 92 and lived in Manhattan.

Continue reading this article with more info about Lena Horne's film career HERE. Below, the legendary Lena Horne singing "You'd Better Love Me" (1967)

Lena Horne lived a long and full life. Sweet rest to her...

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