How much of La Vern Baker's work have you seen? Known For. Angel Heart Soundtrack. The Departed Soundtrack. Uncle Buck Soundtrack. The Big Town Soundtrack. Show all Hide all Show by Hide Show Soundtrack 21 credits. TV Series writer - 1 episode - Episode 1. Hide Show Actress 1 credit. La Vern Baker. Hide Show Thanks 1 credit. Hide Show Self 8 credits. Self - Guest star. Hide Show Archive footage 1 credit. See more ». Edit Did You Know? Nickname: Little Miss Sharecropper.
Star Sign: Scorpio. Getting Started Contributor Zone ». Edit page. Clear your history. She remained there for 22 years, returning to the United States after the base was closed in She performed a song for Alan Parker 's film Angel Heart , which appeared on the original vinyl soundtrack album but was not included on the later CD issue "for contractual reasons".
In , she made her Broadway debut, replacing Ruth Brown as the star of the hit musical Black and Blue. In , she became the second female solo artist inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame , following Aretha Franklin in Baker died of cardiovascular disease on March 10, , at the age of Local historians raised funds for a headstone, which was erected on May 4, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
American rhythm and blues singer. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Louis Blues ". FamilySearch free database with images. In Cohen, Norm ed. Blues: A Regional Experience. Santa Barbara : Praeger Publishing. ISBN Retrieved December 16, — via Google Books.
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