Quotes by Betty Carter

About Betty Carter:

Betty Carter was an American jazz singer known for her improvisational technique, scatting and other complex musical abilities that demonstrated her vocal talent and imaginative interpretation of lyrics and melodies. The vocalist Carmen McRae once remarked, "There's really only one jazz singer – only one: Betty Carter."

Author Bio

  • NameBetty Carter
  • DescriptionJazz singer, songwriter
  • BornMay 16, 1930
  • DiedSeptember 26, 1998
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionComposer; Singer-songwriter; Jazz Musician
  • AwardsNational Medal Of Arts