Body and Soul & Dedicated To You
Sarah Vaughan & Billy Eckstine
Apollo 50th Anniversary
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At Apollo Theater’s 50th Anniversary concert in 1985 Sarah Vaughan is featured paying tribute to Billy Eckstine by performing a vocal duet.
1 “Body and Soul”
2 “Dedicated To You”
After performing “Body and Soul” the song that she original sang to win that fateful singing contest at the Apollo in 1942 Sarah Vaughan introduces Billy Eckstine to join her in song.
Eckstine who was a member of Earl Hines’ band during the early ’40s recommended her to his boss, thus launching her career. Sarah hasn’t forgotten.