#BornThisDay: Eartha Kitt

January 17, 1927- Eartha Kitt had precisely the qualities that make a true Gay Icon: a history of anguish, abandonment & alienation, mixed with a campy & sexually audacious stage act with the necessary elements of artifice & aggrandizement. Plus, ... See the Rest

#CurrentMood: Eartha Kitt Sings “When It Ends”

Uh. May. Zing. The incomparable Eartha Kitt let's you HAVE IT in this song from 2000 Broadway show The Wild Party. Listen to it now. I'll wait. Trust me. It's the kind of song that can change your life. ... See the Rest

My Heart Belongs to Daddy

Two versions of Cole Porter's classic. The song made Mary Martin a star in 1938. And Eartha Kitt purrrrrred her version on The Nat King Cole Show in the '50s ... See the Rest

Now & Then

RuPaul 2012. Eartha Kitt ... See the Rest

Happy Times

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Happy Times

Eartha Kitt and James Dean in a dance class at the Katherine Dunham studio in New York, 1955. (Photo via Kool Cats and ... See the Rest