Definition of Basie, Count in English:

Basie, Count

proper noun

  • (1904–84), American jazz pianist, organist, and bandleader; born William Basie. In 1935 he formed a big band, known as the Count Basie Orchestra, which became one of the most successful bands of the swing era.

Pronunciation:

Basie, Count

/ˈbeɪsi/