Saturday, March 30, 2013

Saturday music, Jo Stafford

Jo Elizabeth Stafford, born in Coalinga, California, in 1917. Lead singer for the Pied Pipers, hired by Tommy Dorsey in 1939. "You Belong to Me" was a no. 1 hit in the US and UK when it was released in 1952. Married to band leader Paul Weston.

Coming up: David M. Jessup, Mariano's Crossing