Definition of Basie, Count in English:

Basie, Count

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Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪsi
( 1904–84), American jazz pianist, organist, and bandleader; born William Basie. In 1935 he formed a big band, known as the Count Basie Orchestra, which became one of the most successful bands of the swing era.

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