External links · "I'll Never Be Free" · "Ain't Misbehavin'" · "It's Too Soon to Know" · "Baby Get Lost" · "I Wanna Be Loved" · "Harbor Lights" · "My Heart Cries. Dinah Washington, original name Ruth Lee Jones, (born Aug, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, U.S.—died Decem, Detroit, Michigan). Washington, Dinah - The Essential Dinah Washington: The Great Songs - Music. After all it contains her Biggest Hits, "What a Difference a Day Makes," "Unforgettable," "September in the Rain," and "This Bitter Earth." Plus the duets with. Explore releases from Dinah Washington at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Dinah Washington at the Discogs Marketplace. Before her death at 39 in , singer Dinah Washington battled her seven husbands, her weight and even her fans. But when she sang. Dinah Washington was at once one of the most beloved and controversial singers of the midth century -- beloved to her fans, devotees, and fellow singers;. Dinah Washington – Circa Birth name Ruth Lee Jones. • Also known as Queen of the Blues, Queen of the Jukebox, Queen of Jam Sessions. Dinah Washington was one of the greatest female jazz and popular music singers in the 20th century. Very few can match the Divine Miss D. Dinah Washington, as she herself would readily acknowledge, was called Queen of the Blues, During a show at the London Palladium, she told an audience that.