In this clip from 1980, legendary jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald reflects on her career and a forbidden love. During her 60 year career, Fitzgerald sold 40 million records and won 14 Grammy Awards. She's often referred to as the "First Lady of Song" and the "Queen of Jazz".
Conover, Willis. Interview with Ella Fitzgerald, for Voices of VISTA #127, audio recording, May 10, 1968; Washington, D.C.. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc824411/m1/: accessed July 7, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.