If you’re interested, she’s got her lengthy biography translated into several languages on her MySpace page, as linked above.
Her voice really has a special quality to it. It combines some of that old-timeyness that makes Billie Holiday so amazing with a new, soulful vibe.
I know she doesn’t necessarily qualify as a typical MySpace Monday post, but the sheer fact that she’s been making music for like 50 years and still manages to have a MySpace page that gets some serious attention is more than enough to make me want to link to her.
Anyways, here is her rendition of “Love”.