Peggy Lee Joined Benny Goodman’s Band in 1941

on April 4, 2004

Singer-songwriter Peggy Lee was born in 1920 in Jamestown (pop. 15,527) and purred her way to the top after joining Benny Goodman’s band in 1941. Lee recorded some 600 songs, including the 1969 Grammy winner, Is That All There Is?

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