Jazz Great Abbey Lincoln has Died

Jazz Singer, songwriter, actress, and activist Abbey Lincoln has died from complications from a 2007 heart surgery. She was 80 years old.

This is especially heartbreaking for me not only because the world lost a great entertainer, but also because Zsa Zsa Gabor is still hanging in there.

Here is a clip of Lincoln and her ex-husband Max Roach’s collaboration on “Freedom Now”:

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