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Shirley Bassey

Diana Krall’s Godmothers

To Celebrate Diana Krall, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday Diana – we have selected twelve ladies and twelve songs that Krall has covered afterwards. These ladies – “Diana Krall’s Godmothers” – are Julie London, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Shirley Bassey, Judy Garland, Eartha Kitt, Ketty Lester, Doris Day, Anita O’Day, Astrud Gilberto, Dionne […]

I Wish I Could But I Can’t

From ‘I Can’t Stay Mad At You’ to ‘I Can’t Get Started’ , we have mixed 17 ‘Jazz, Soul, Blues,…‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Things You Can’t Do‘. It has Skeeter Davis, Shirley Bassey, Jerry Lee Lewis, Connie McLean’s Rythm Boys and many more.

Light My Fire

Starting and ending with ‘Light My Fire’ made famous by The Doors, we made a playlist powered by Hittin’Around. It has Erma Franklin, Shirley Bassey, Aretha Franklin, Shirley Bassey and many more.

On A Clear Day (You Can See Burton Lane)

From ‘How About You’ to ‘On A Clear Day (You Can See Forever)’ , in “On A Clear Day (You Can See Burton Lane)” we have mixed 12 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Burton Lane‘. It has Shirley Bassey, Oscar Peterson and Stephane Grappelli, Bill Evans, Tony Bennett and many more.

Their Favourite Things

From ‘(It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along’ to ‘All The Things you are’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Ladies’Things‘. It has Julie London , Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter and many more.

(Wo)Mentalist

From ‘Deep in a dream’ to ‘Don’t Let Me Lose This Dream’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Women’s Psyche‘. “(Wo)Mentalist” has Victoria Spivey, Nina Simone, Astrud Gilberto , Sarah Vaughan and many more.