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Known as “Satchmo” he he was not the first to record scat singing but helped popularize it During his long career he played and sang with the likes of Bing Crosby Duke Ellington Fletcher Henderson Bessie Smith and most notably with Ella Fitzgerald In 1955 he made his first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show and his 1956 recording
with Ella Fitzgerald of George Gershwin’s
“Porgy and Bess”
was one of the most popular and best loved duets of the 1950s GETTY IMAGES

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