‘It’s a wonderful life’: Cabaret Queen, 93, performs in the Twin Cities
Her incredible career spans eight decades and includes a Grammy nomination.
Ninety-three-year-old Marilyn Maye is known as the Cabaret Queen. Maye is performing at Crooners Supper Club in Fridley through Saturday evening.
“I love what I do — thank goodness,” Maye said. “It’s a wonderful time. It’s a wonderful life.”
Maye has some advice about living a long successful life:
“Keep moving, that’s it: Two words,” she said. “Keep moving, just keep moving. Keep doing whatever you do.”
Maye appeared on “The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson” 76 times, a record for singers.