Kitty Jean Bilbrew, better known as Kitty White (July 7, 1923 – August 11, 2009) was an American jazz singer who was popular in Los Angeles nightclubs.
She recorded mostly on the West Coast with Buddy Collette, Gerald Wiggins, Chico Hamilton, Bud Shank and Red Callender. She sang many demo recordings for her friend, Los Angeles blues composer Jessie Mae Robinson, including "I Went to Your Wedding," a No. 1 hit for Patti Page in 1953.
Birth and Death Data: Born July 7th, 1923 (Los Angeles), Died August 11th, 2009 (Palm Springs)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1951
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||L 6037||2/2/1951||Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!||Jerry Gray Orchestra||vocalist|
|Decca||L 6088||2/16/1951||I apologize||Kitty White||vocalist|
|Decca||L 6089||2/16/1951||Paradise||Kitty White||vocalist|
|Decca||L 6090||2/16/1951||You're tired of me||Kitty White||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "White, Kitty," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/350698.
White, Kitty. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/350698.
"White, Kitty." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 December 2020.
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