Abbey Lincoln [Anna Wooldridge]
Anna Marie Wooldridge (August 6, 1930 – August 14, 2010), known professionally as Abbey Lincoln, was an American jazz vocalist, songwriter, and actress. She was a civil rights activist beginning in the 1960s. Lincoln made a career not only out of delivering deeply felt presentations of standards but writing and singing her own material.
Abbey (Lincoln ward)
Lincoln Abbey Ward is one of eleven electoral districts within the city of Lincoln, England. For this ward there are three Councillors who are Kathleen Brothwell Deputy Mayor of Lincoln and member of the Labour party, Fay Smith of the Labour party and Peter West of the Labour party. The population of the ward at the 2011 census was 11,426.
Straight Ahead (Abbey Lincoln album)
Straight Ahead is an album by American jazz vocalist Abbey Lincoln featuring performances recorded in 1961 for the Candid label.