TL;DR news on Peggy Lee at April 22, 2023
Celebrate life, in spite of all of this that's happening." And Lee had a lot to celebrate. Correspondent Mo Rocca asked Lee biographer Peter Richmond, "Musically, how many different Peggy Lees were there?" "Oh God, dozens!" he laughed. And it's so sexy." It was inevitable that Lee would achieve icon status. She inspired the Muppets character Miss Piggy, originally named Miss Piggy Lee. Carol Peterson is a representative of the Midland Continental Depot and Peggy Lee Museum. "Sarah McLachlan, Carly Simon, Peggy Lee. When I was a kid my mother had all these records by amazing people like Marlene Dietrich, and she has a live album by Peggy Lee, and that was the first time I heard 'Fever'.