We remember Amalia Rodrigues. ‘Fado To Black’

This day (October 6, 1999), in Lisbon, Portugal, died Amalia Rodrigues, the Rainha do Fado (Queen of Fado). Digest Tracklist : Gaivota . Live In Tunisia (1993) . w/ Júlio Iglésias – Canto A Galizia (1980) . Canção Do Mar . La Tarantella (1973) . Estranha Forma De Vida (1965) . Povo Que Lavas No Rio (1961) . Documentary (1958) . Tracklist : Uma Casa Portuguesa . Coimbra . Barco Negro . Ai Mouraria…

De Amalia A Mariza : Fados

Featuring Mariza . Oh Gente Da Minha Terra . Fernanda Maria . Viram Por Aí O Fado . Amalia Rodrigues . Povo Que Lavas No Rio . Misia . Saudades Symphoniques . Dulce Pontes . As Mãos Que Trago . Ana Moura . Primeira Vez . lor De Fado . Mafalda Arnauth . Cristina Branco . Água E Mel . Cesaria Evora . Sodade Live In Lisbon . Fado . Katia Guerreiro .

This week In Singing Ladies 40/52

Toni Braxton, St. Vincent, Tracy Chapman, Anita O'Day, Julie Andrews, Katie Melua, Mercedes Sosa & Joan Baez, Amália Rodrigues, Mazzy Star, Evanescence, Fiona Apple, Sarah Brightman

Jazzin’Around Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Starting and ending with Jerome Kern / Otto Harbach's composition 'Smoke Gets In Your Eyes', we have mixed 18 'Jazzy' tunes around the theme of 'Jerome Kern / Otto Harbach'. It has Andy Kirk And His Orchestra, Amalia Rodrigues , Cannonball Adderley, Chet Baker and many more.

(The Colours Of) Angel eyes

From 'Angel Eyes' to 'Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz with a bit of Soul, Latin and Manouche' tunes around the theme of ' Colors Of The Eyes'. It has Laura Fygi, Quinteto Real, Gene Krupa, Mad Manoush and many more.

A Suite of Freedoms

From 'Driva' Man' to 'Freedom Swing Song' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz and More' tunes around the theme of 'Max Roach's "We Insist! Freedom Now Suite"'. It has Laura Lee, Max Roach (feat. Abbey Lincoln), Michel Camillo & Tomatito, Amalia Rodrigues and many more.

The Song Is Kern

From 'Why Do I Love You' to 'Pick Yourself Up', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Jerome Kern'. It has Benny Golson, John Coltrane, Nina Simone, Charlie Parker and many more.