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However by this time Hadda realized that her time as a top R and B attraction had passed and the stage now belonged to the new young performers and their music aimed at the teenaged population.
In 1959 Hadda Brooks is still on the scene recording for the new Arwin label with "The Careless Years" and "The Song Is Ended" on #1001.
Hadda Brooks has remained a living testament to the enduring nature of the music she helped create and has been a part of for more than a half century.
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  Hadda Brooks
Hadda Brooks (October 29, 1916 - November 21, 2002) was a noted African American pianist, vocalist and composer.
She was born Hadda Hopgood in Boyle Heights[?], Los Angeles, California [1] (http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/pase/bhproject/index06.htm).
A versatile performer whose career spanned almost six decades and whose repertoire included boogiefied classics, blues, ballads and torch songs[?], Brooks became known as "the Queen of Boogie Woogie" right after the release, in 1945, of her first single, "Swingin' the Boogie".
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ha/Hadda_Brooks.html   (206 words)

 ALMOI | Hadda Brooks
Legendary Jazz and Blues singer, songwriter, pianist, and actress, Hadda Brooks (1916 - 2002), passed away on November 21, 2002 from natural causes.
HADDA BROOKS, hailed as the "The Queen of Boogie Woogie" and "The Empress of the Torch Blues", began her recording career in 1945 with "Swingin' the Boogie" (the first release on Modern Records - BEFORE other artists like John Lee Hooker and B.B. King recorded for Modern).
Brooks also appeared in several "SOUNDIES", from 1947 - 1948 (including "Queen of the Boogie, "Boogie Woogie Blues", and "Joint Is Jumpin'") and hosted her own television show in the 1950's, airing prime time on KLAC (now KCOP) in Los Angeles, CA.
haddabrooks.tripod.com   (783 words)

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As Hadda points out, "despite his attempt to emphasize the beauty of Krochmalna Street and its inhabitants, especially his father, Yitskhok was faced with the same issues that had occupied Israel Joshua and Hinde Esther in their recreations of the past.
Hadda's study counterpoints Bashevis's fraternal encomiums with his intense sibling rivalry, stressing what Bashevis always denied: "In 1944, he experienced an artistic dream together with a personal nightmare: he got the upper hand in his struggle with the gigantic influence of his brother, but he did so literally over Israel Joshua's dead body" (Hadda, 108).
Suffering from what Hadda diagnoses as a "type of epilepsy known as partial complex seizures" (Hadda, 43), desperate for love in a family where neither parent was capable of offering it, Hinde Esther turned to her brothers, becoming "the source of warmth and affection for the rest of the family...
shakti.trincoll.edu /~mendele/tmr/tmr03015.txt   (2726 words)

 Hadda Brooks - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
She was born Hadda Hopgood in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, California [1].
In the course of her career, Brooks also appeared in films, mainly as a pianist and/or lounge singer (Out of the Blue, 1947; In a Lonely Place, 1950, performing "I Hadn't Anyone 'Til You").
An interview with Hadda Brooks from the African American Music Collection at the University of Michigan
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hadda_Brooks   (245 words)

 Articles - Hadda Brooks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A decade ago, Hadda's old albums on the Crown label, not to mention her 45s and 78s, would be routinely stepped on by jazz and RandB collectors in old record stores and juke box warehouses as these vinyl fiends made their frenzied searches for the more "respectable" artists they favoured.
Hadda was born Hadda Hopgood in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles County, on October 29, 1916, to a prominent family.
Hadda spent the remainder of the 50s in Honolulu and the 60s in Australia, where she again had her own television show.
trash.candysweet.com /fibbers/articles/hadda.html   (1267 words)

 Amazon.com: Isaac Bashevis Singer: A Life: Books: Janet Hadda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hadda's depiction of Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) as a sophisticated, self-conscious artist won't surprise admirers of The Family Moskat, Yentl, and his other works of fiction.
Isaac, Hadda tells us, was a strange mixture of his weakly emotional father and coldly tough, rational mother - the grandson and son of rabbis whose father was far less suited to the role of judge and advisor than his mother.
Hadda the Yiddishist and fellow woman is unable to pick up anything like this juicy from her interviews with Alma or the remaining friends, lovers, haters.
www.amazon.com /Isaac-Bashevis-Singer-Janet-Hadda/dp/0299186946   (1490 words)

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Modern superstition is woven into the beautiful scene, where Hadda Padda, with heroically mastered despair, meets the herborist who talks of her plants in a calm poetic manner, reminiscent of the way Ophelia speaks of the flowers she has picked and collected.
It is, therefore, an especial pleasure to introduce the author of "Hadda Padda." Godmundur Kamban, son of a merchant of an old and well known Icelandic family, was born near Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland, on June 8, 1888.
Hadda Padda is standing on her head in the air.
www.ibiblio.org /pub/docs/books/gutenberg/etext03/hddpd10.txt   (15004 words)

 African American Music Collection: the interviews
And in fact the name that they gave me was Hazel, and I didn't like it so I asked the director, his name was Will Jason, and I said; my name is Hadda, so he had Ann DeVorik come over her voice after she had said: Hazel play it again.
To make it come out in Hadda, how ever they do it I don't know, she said it four or five times...
Hadda would you please play it again, and which ever one they it was in the picture.
www.umich.edu /~afroammu/standifer/brooks.html   (6131 words)

 The Doo Wop Cafe and Doo Wop Cafe Radio site
Modern Music label to release Hadda's recording of "Swinging The Boogie," which was soon being heard on KFWB disc jockey Frank Bull's local radio show and in juke boxes up and down the West Coast.
Hadda Brooks, the smoky-voiced torch singer and pianist who was known in the 1940s as the Queen of the Boogie and came out of retirement in the late 1980s to gain new popularity with younger audiences, died on Thursday (11-21-2002) at 86.
Born Hadda Hapgood in Los Angeles in 1916, she begged her father for piano lessons at the age of 4, and stretched her tiny hands on a board for a week until they could reach across an octave.
www.doowopcafe.net /MissHaddaBrooks.html   (1901 words)

 Amazon.com: I've Got News for You: Music: Hadda Brooks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I've Got News for You collects a half-century's worth of sides by Hadda Brooks, who, in her 80s, continues to excel mightily at both boogie piano and cocktail-hour blues and pop.
On disc 1 ("Hadda Sings"), classic performances such as "That's My Desire" and "Dream" sit beside new recordings of duets with Charles Brown and ex-Geraldine Fibber Carla Bozulich.
The second CD ("Hadda Swings") offers blistering instrumentals, including nine cuts made with Kansas City legend Pete Johnson.
www.amazon.com /Ive-Got-News-Hadda-Brooks/dp/B00000I7JJ   (643 words)

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Janet Hadda starts by describing a 1997 Mendele discussion about the relevancy of Weinreichs' Yiddish phrasebook to tackle the larger issue of the future of Yiddish.
Janet Hadda Janet Hadda is Professor of Yiddish at the University of California, Los Angeles, and a practising psychoanalyst.
As a moderator of Mendele, an Internet-based Yiddish language and culture discussion forum (http://metalab.unc.edu/yiddish/mendele.html) I was pleased that Professor Hadda used a discussion on Mendele for her study.
shakti.trincoll.edu /~mendele/vol08/vol08.153.txt   (5898 words)

 VH1.com : Hadda Brooks : Biography - Urge Music Downloads
In the mid- to late '40s, fl popular music began to mutate from swing jazz and boogie-woogie into the sort of rhythm & blues that helped lay the foundation for rock & roll.
Hadda Brooks was one of the many figures who was significant in aiding that transition, although she's largely forgotten today.
Brooks got a recording deal through a chance meeting with jukebox operator Jules Bihari, who was looking to record some boogie-woogie.
www.vh1.com /artists/az/brooks_hadda/bio.jhtml   (432 words)

 Hadda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Greek clothes, amphoras, wine and music, Hadda, 1st century CE.
The Greek god Atlas, supporting a Buddhist monument, Hadda.
Head of the Buddha, Hadda, 1st-2nd century CE A sculpture from Hadda, 3rd century CE
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hadda   (524 words)

 Hadda - Moviefone
Starring: Zohra Obaha, Mohamed Mechaal, Thourayah, more cast
Synopsis: The Moroccan Hadda takes place in a parched desert village.
Hamid -- playing a character named Hamid -- is the son of a landowner whose family...
movies.aol.com /movie/hadda/1082915/main   (119 words)

 UW Press - : Isaac Bashevis Singer: A Life, Janet Hadda
Isaac Bashevis Singer brought the vibrant milieu of pre-Holocaust Polish Jewry to the English-speaking world through his subtle psychological insight, deep sympathy for the eccentricities of Jewish folk custom, and unerring feel for the heroism of everyday life.
His novels, including The Family Moskat and Enemies: A Love Story, and his short stories, such as "Yentl" and "Gimpel the Fool," prove him a consummate storyteller and probably the greatest Yiddish writer of the twentieth century.
Janet Hadda is the author of Yankev Glatshteyn and Passionate Women, Passive Men: Suicide in Yiddish Literature.
www.wisc.edu /wisconsinpress/books/2562.htm   (277 words)

 Hadda Padda by Godmunder Kamban - Full Text Free Book
HADDA PADDA [stretches her arms toward the light].
HADDA PADDA [strokes her hand over his knee].
HADDA PADDA [drawing her scarf more closely around her].
www.fullbooks.com /Hadda-Padda.html   (9868 words)

 Hadda Brooks Photos - Hadda Brooks News - Hadda Brooks Information
Hadda Brooks Photos - Hadda Brooks News - Hadda Brooks Information
Irrepressible actress Sean Young graces the party with her presence and "Groovy Grandma" guest Hadda Brooks, known as the queen of boogie-woogie pianists, is along also.
Tell the world what you think of Hadda Brooks, write a review for this person.
www.tv.com /hadda-brooks/person/83360/summary.html   (99 words)

 Hadda Brooks - AOL Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
HADDA BROOKS, hailed as the "The Queen of Boogie Woogie" and "The...
The Official Web Site for Hadda Brooks at Pointblank Records.
Download, listen and watch Hadda Brooks music, mp3's, song lyrics, music videos, Internet radio, live performances, concerts, and more on AOL Music.
music.aol.com /artist/hadda-brooks/16112/main   (125 words)

 www.myspace.com/haddaedja   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A mashup of rap and jazz from Brasilia, DF, Brazil.Hadda & D.J A release in january of 2006 the underground demo 'Eu Represento' The album have 14 tracks inclued the singles'Se eu nao fosse MC,'Sente a rima and self title album Eu represento.
www.myspace.com /46092180   (667 words)

 Rolling Stone : Hadda Brooks
In the late '40s, Los Angeles' Central Avenue was the West Coast equivalent of 125th Street in New York's Harlem, and it jumped to boogie and slow-danced to cocktail blues.
Straddling both camps was Hadda Brooks, a classically trained pianist and drop-dead gorgeous crooner.
She scored hits on Modern Records with boogie-woogie instrumentals...
www.rollingstone.com /artists/haddabrooks   (97 words)

 RIGZONE - Bounty Oil to Spud Hadda-1 Well in March
Planned total depth of the well is 1800 meters.
Estimates of potential recoverable oil reserves at the Hadda prospect range up to 65 million barrels.
The WA-327-P exploration well, Flying Foam-1, is presently scheduled to be drilled immediately after Hadda-1, however possible conflict with local fishing activities is likely to delay the well until later in the year.
www.rigzone.com /news/article.asp?a_id=20388   (240 words)

 Hadda Brooks MP3 Downloads - Hadda Brooks Music Downloads - Hadda Brooks Music Videos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Hadda Brooks MP3 Downloads - Hadda Brooks Music Downloads - Hadda Brooks Music Videos
Write a Review Tell the world what you think about Hadda Brooks!
Portions of content provided by All Music Guide © 2006 AEC One Stop Group, Inc.
www.mp3.com /hadda-brooks/artists/12479/summary.html   (449 words)

 purevolume™ | Mad Hadda
I try n keep it real..I dont rap about anything i dont have or have never done.Been around for a bit.Commin out the Exodus Labb with my new cd labled Vol 4:20
All songs, lyrics and pictures © Mad Hadda.
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 Hadda Brooks - Free Music Downloads, Videos, Lyrics, CDs, MP3s, Bio, Merchandise and Links
Hadda Brooks - Free Music Downloads, Videos, Lyrics, CDs, MP3s, Bio, Merchandise and Links
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Singer and pianist Hadda Brooks was one of the many figures who was significant in aiding that transition, although she's largely forgotten today.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/music/artist/bio/0,,408444,00.html   (510 words)

 Hadda Padda eBooks - Godmunder Kamban - Visit eBookMall Today!
Hadda Padda eBooks - Godmunder Kamban - Visit eBookMall Today!
eBooks - Drama - Drama - Godmunder Kamban - Hadda Padda
There is as music under the text, a constant accompaniment of exquisite passion, rising, sinking, and now rising once more, in a struggle with vacillating sensual pleasure and base inclination to supersede others...
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 Footlight.com > Brooks, Hadda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
See the long description for the track listing.
50 years worth of songs by Hadda Brooks, a force in boogie piano and cocktail-hour blues and pop.
Hadda Brooks' only original album (prior to her rediscovery in the 1990s), digitally remastered!
www.footlight.com /artist.cfm?artist_id=2285   (168 words)

 MarcoGomes.com» Blog Archive » Hadda & DJ A - Eu Represento   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Faça download de algumas das músicas de "Eu Represento", de Hadda and DJ A (não é o CD todo).
Na página do Hadda e DJ A no site Trama Virtual você pode baixar músicas e ver fotos dos artistas.
Você ainda pode deixar uma resposta, ou fazer uma referência do seu site.
marcogomes.com /blog/2006/hadda-dj-a-eu-represento   (338 words)

 Tower Records - Memorial Album - Hadda Brooks
Tower Records - Memorial Album - Hadda Brooks
We do not know when this title will be available to order.
MEMORIAL ALBUM, the nine track release from Hadda Brooks, features "Stockholm Sweetnin'."
www.towerrecords.com /product.aspx?pfid=1710659   (92 words)

 Rolling Stone : Hadda Brooks: Essential Women In Blues : Music Reviews
Rolling Stone : Hadda Brooks: Essential Women In Blues : Music Reviews
Give us your review of Essential Women In Blues
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www.rollingstone.com /artists/haddabrooks/albums/album/302626   (58 words)

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