Louis Armstrong
Favorite

Louis Armstrong

Latest Release

Live In Europe album art

Top Songs

1
What a Wonderful World [Single Version]
2
The Bare Necessities
3
Red Nose
4
Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah
5
A Kiss To Build A Dream On

Albums

About

  • Louis Armstrong
  • Biography

    Louis Armstrong was the first important soloist to emerge in jazz, and he became the most influential musician in the music's history. As a trumpet virtuoso, his playing, beginning with the 1920s studio recordings made with his Hot Five and Hot Seven ensembles, charted a future for jazz in highly imaginative, emotionally charged improvisation. For this, he is revered by jazz fans. But Armstrong also became an enduring figure in popular music, due to his distinctively phrased bass singing and engaging personality, which were on display in a series of vocal recordings and film r... Read more

    Chat About Louis Armstrong