Billie Holiday releases her first album : ‘Billie Holiday Sings’ on Clef Records (1952)
‘Billie Holiday Sings’ is her first album recorded on March 26, 1952 and released the same year by Clef Records.
Track Listing : 1.I Only Have Eyes For You (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) – 02:57 . 2.You Turned The Tables On Me (Louis Alter, Sidney D. Mitchell) – 03:29 . 3.Blue Moon (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 03:31 . 4.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 03:31 . 5.These Foolish Things (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey) – 03:38 . 6.You’D Be So Easy To Love (Cole Porter) – 03:01 . 7.You Go To My Head (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 02:56 . 8.East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon) (Brooks Bowman) – 02:54
Musicians : Billie Holiday – Vocals . Charlie Shavers – Trumpet . Flip Phillips – Tenor Saxophone . Oscar Peterson – Piano . Ray Brown – Double Bass . Barney Kessel – Guitar . Alvin Stoller – Drums
Production : Produced By Norman Granz
Package : Judy Granger – Liner Notes
Recorded On March 26, 1952 At Radio Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.
ReleasedIn 1952 By Clef Records.