Dinah Washington

Born: 08/29/1924 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA


Music (32)

The Family Fang 2016 (Movie)

("Nobody Knows The Way I Feel This Morning") (Song Performer)

The Gambler 2014 (Movie)

("This Bitter Earth") (Song Performer)

The Theory of Everything 2014 (Movie)

("Time After Time") (Song Performer)

Lee Daniels' The Butler 2013 (Movie)

("I´ll Close My Eyes") (Song Performer)

Shutter Island 2010 (Movie)

("This Bitter Earth") (Song Performer)

Nights in Rodanthe 2008 (Movie)

("Backwater Blues") (Song Performer)

Killer of Sheep 2007 (Movie)

("Unforgettable" "This Bitter Earth") (Song Performer)

Take the Lead 2006 (Movie)

("Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)") (Song Performer)

Keane 2005 (Movie)

("Let Me Be The First To Know") (Song)

Keane 2005 (Movie)

("Let Me Be The First To Know") (Song Performer)

It Runs in the Family 2003 (Movie)

("Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby") (Song Performer)

The Blues 2003 (Tv Show)

Song Performer

Two Weeks Notice 2002 (Movie)

("Baby, You've Got What It Takes") (Song Performer)

Irving Berlin: An American Song 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Joe Gould's Secret 2000 (Movie)

("I'm Asking Too Much" (with Count Basie & His Orchestra)) (Song Performer)

My Son the Fanatic 1999 (Movie)

("Teach Me Tonight" "A Rockin' Good Way") (Song Performer)

The Hurricane 1999 (Movie)

("It Could Happen to You") (Song Performer)

Women Talking Dirty 1999 (Movie)

("Mad about the Boy") (Song Performer)

The Brandon Teena Story 1998 (Movie)


pamphlet passage 1998 (Movie)

("Mixed Emotions") (Song Performer)

Donnie Brasco 1997 (Movie)

("A Stranger on Earth") (Song Performer)

That Old Feeling 1997 (Movie)

("Call Me Irresponsible") (Song Performer)

The Cable Guy 1996 (Movie)

("TV Is The Thing This Year") (Song Performer)

Born Yesterday 1993 (Movie)

("Teach Me Tonight") (Song Performer)

29th Street 1991 (Movie)

("Unforgettable") (Song Performer)

J.F.K. 1991 (Movie)

("A Stranger on Earth") (Song Performer)

Kill Me Again 1989 (Movie)

("Smoke Gets in Your Eyes") (Song Performer)

No One Dies Alone 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Tempest 1982 (Movie)

("Manhattan") (Song Performer)

The Line 1979 (Movie)

("Unforgettable") (Song Performer)

Slumber Party '57 1976 (Movie)

("What a Diff'rence a Day Makes") (Song Performer)

A Hard Straight (TV Show)

Song Performer
Actor (3)

Celebrate the Soul of American Music 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)


The Swingin' Singin' Years 1959 - 1960 (TV Show)


Jazz on a Summer's Day 1958 (Movie)




Performed with Count Basie and Duke Ellington


Landed first Top Ten pop hit, "What a Diff'rence a Day Makes"


Recorded Mercury Records debut, "Ain't Misbehavin'" 


Joined Lionel Hampton's band