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Anita O’Day records with Oscar Peterson ‘Anita Sings the Most’…

Anita O’Day’s ‘Anita Sings the Most’ is an album recorded on January 31, 1957 with Oscar Peterson on piano and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.’S Wonderful/They Can’T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:57 . 2.Tenderly (Walter Gross, Jack Lawrence) – 03:20 . 3.Old Devil Moon […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Swings Lightly’ with the Marty Paich…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella Swings Lightly’ is a studio album recorded on November 23-24, 1958, with the Marty Paich Dek-tette and released the same year by Verve Track Listing : 1.Little White Lies (Walter Donaldson) – 02:31 . 2.You Hit The Spot (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel) – 02:44 . 3.What’S Your Story, Morning Glory? (Jack Lawrence, […]

Columbia publish Harry Connick, Jr’s debut album : ’20’ (1988)

Harry Connick, Jr’s ’20’ is his first album with vocal, recorded in his 20th year and released on November 1, 1988 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Avalon (Buddy Desylva, Al Jolson, Vincent Rose) – 03:40 . 2.Blue Skies (Irving Berlin) – 03:45 . 3.Imagination (Johnny Burke, James Van Heusen) – 04:24 . 4.Do You Know […]

Satchmo Loves Company

Louis Armstrong‘s exuberant and gravelly voice happened to be the perfect match with the mellifluous or crooning voices of his contemporaries. His blasting trumpet, the perfect contrast with the pianist. Who ever they were, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Marlene Dietrich, Peggy Lee, Earl Hines, Duke […]

Ella Fitzgerald ends the recording of ‘Get Happy!’ with various…

Ella Fitzgerald‘s ‘Get Happy!’ is an album recorded from July 24, 1957 till July 11, 1959 with various studio Orchestras and released in 1959 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.Somebody Loves Me (Buddy Desylva, George Gershwin, Ballard Macdonald) – 02:36 . 2.Cheerful Little Earful (Ira Gershwin, Billy Rose, Harry Warren) – 02:06 . 3.You Make […]

Dee Dee Bridgewater releases ‘Dee Dee’s Feathers,’ recorded with the…

Dee Dee Bridgewater‘s ‘Dee Dee’s Feathers’ is a collaborative album recorded with the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra directed by trumpeter Irvin Mayfield and released on April 20th, 2015 by Masterworks / Okeh Records. Track Listing : 1.One Fine Thing (Harry Connick, Jr.) – 06:32 . 2.What A Wonderful World (Bob Thiele, George David Weiss) – […]