B.J. Crosby

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B.J. Crosby (November 23, 1952 – March 27, 2015) was an American jazz vocalist, singer, and actress. In 1995, Crosby received a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical nomination for her performance in the musical, Smokey Joe's Cafe.[1][2] Her role in Smokey Joe's Cafe included solo parts in the songs "Hound Dog" and "Fools Fall in Love."[1] Crosby was born in New Orleans, Louisiana.[1]

Crosby died in New Orleans, Louisiana from a diabetic stroke, aged 62.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Viagas, Robert (2015-03-29). "Singer/Actress B.J. Crosby Dies at 63". Playbill.com. Retrieved 2015-03-29.
  2. Viagas, Robert (2015-03-28). "B.J. Crosby, New Orleans-born Broadway and jazz vocalist, has died". The Times-Picayune. Retrieved 2015-03-29.

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