Tuesday, February 9, 2016

““Talking, he had that ratpack voice. He was totally a...



""Talking, he had that ratpack voice. He was totally a dude. But when he sang, his voice was amazing. It could tumble buildings. All of that came out of him. All of it." The @nytimes staff photographer @michelleagins took this photo of Sammy Davis Jr. performing with Frank Sinatra at Madison Square Garden in 1967. The article that ran the following day mentioned Sammy Davis Jr. only in passing, and the paper never published a photo of the show.

During #blackhistorymonth, we're sharing unpublished @nytimes photos that reveal major moments in black history. Follow along: #UnpublishedBlackHistory" By nytimes on Instagram.



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