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Billy Eckstine (1914–1993)

Billy Eckstine was born on July 8, 1914 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as William Clarence Eckstein. He was married to Carolle Drake and June Harris. He died on March 8, 1993 in Pittsburgh. See full bio »

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Known For

Fido Soundtrack
(2006)
Detroit Soundtrack
(2017)
Woman Wanted Soundtrack
(1999)
Eros and Psyche Soundtrack
(1998)

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 2018 Nobody's Fool (writer: "Stormy Monday Blues")
 2017 The Last Tycoon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A More Perfect Union (2017) ... (writer: "Ill Wind " - uncredited)
 2017 Detroit (writer: "I Want to Talk About You")
 2013 Parenthood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Nipple Confusion (2013) ... (performer: "You're Driving Me Crazy" - uncredited)
 2006 Fido (performer: "I've Got a Date with Rhythm") / (writer: "I've Got a Date with Rhythm")
 1999 Woman Wanted (performer: "Everything I Have Is Yours")
 1998 Eros and Psyche (writer: "Stormy Monday Blues")
 1975 Sanford and Son (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Stand-In (1975) ... ("Jelly Jelly", uncredited)
 1952 Skirts Ahoy! (performer: "Hold Me Close to You" - uncredited)
 1951 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.30 (1951) ... (performer: "I Apologize")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album (w/Sarah Vaughan): "Swingin' & Singin'" (Diplomat Records). See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Article | See more »
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Trivia:

Went on to record for Motown and Stax records in the 1960's. See more »

Nickname:

Mr. B

Star Sign:

Cancer

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