The Best Of Judy Garland captures her essence and offers, through a long-unseen television performance, an opportunity to enjoy again her beautiful, poignant genius. From the rousing Swanee to the affecting monologue into The Man That Got Away to the closing Over The Rainbow, this is Judy Garland at her most fabulous.
Judy Garland was a true American superstar. Her songs of hope and optimism - made all the more poignant by the course of her life - thrilled millions. Garland, born Frances Ethel Gumm in Minnesota in 1922, seemed to be forever caught on camera; every move, smile, frown and tear was scrutinised, captured and played back to her legions of fans. And the joy she brought from her first performance to her last was immense; her ability to inject her personality into her material made her one of the world's most loved stars.