" Lena Horne at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer: Ain't it the Truth" (Rhino). Here's a summation of Horne's movie career, with performances from "Panama Hattie," "Cabin in the Sky," "Thousands Cheer," "Swing Fever" and others.
"An Evening with Lena Horne" (Blue Note). The live recording, which won a Grammy for best jazz vocal performance, conveys poignant melancholy.
"Lena Horne: We'll Be Together Again" (Blue Note). Few artists sang Billy Strayhorn as knowingly as Horne, who worked closely with him; his spirit hovers over this recording.