look-alikes: song & dance divas

Tina Turner
Etta James
Nina Simone
Maria Callas
Billie Holiday
Josephine Baker
Ethel Waters
Bessie Smith
Ma Rainey
other country
other jazz, soul & blues

Look-alike makeups: Song & dance divas

Their lives were often far more fascinating than the biopics but sometimes the likenesses are uncanny.

There will be some cross-over with the movie stars: some of these ladies were multi-talented – and most of the others thought they were.