Cassandra Wilson (born December 4, 1955) is an American jazz musician, vocalist, songwriter, and producer from Jackson, Mississippi. Described by critic Gary Giddins as "a singer blessed with an unmistakable timbre and attack [who has] expanded the playing field" by incorporating blues, country, and folk music into her work, Wilson has won two Grammy Awards.
- ↑ "www.allmusic.com". Retrieved November 23, 2009.
- ↑ Giddins, Gary. (2000). Visions of jazz: the first century. Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-513241-0, p. 643.