We remember Cab Calloway. ‘Follow That Cab’

This day (November 18, 1994), in Hockessin, Delaware, died Cab Calloway, an American jazz singer and bandleader.

Tracklist :

1 . Geechy Joe / Stormy Weather (1943)

2 . It Ain’t Necessarily So

3 . Hi De Ho Man

4 . Minnie the Moocher (1958)

5 . Blues In The Night

6 . w/ the Nicholas Brothers – Jumpin Jive (1943)

7 . Jitterbug Party (1935)

Cab Calloway Top 10 :

Minnie the Moocher . Reefer Man . The Scat Song . St. James Infirmary . The Jumpin’ Jive . Everybody Eats When They Come to My House . Is you is or is you aint my baby . The Calloway Boogie . Hi De Ho Man . Jitter Bug .

Wikipedia : This day (November 18, 1994), in Hockessin, Delaware, died Cab Calloway, an American jazz singer and bandleader.

@allmusic: Since George Gershwin had originally modeled the character Sportin' Life in

We remember Dizzy Gillespie. ‘Dizzy Pieces’

This day (January 6, 1993), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Dizzy Gillespie, an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional singer.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Stan Getz: – A Night In Tunisia (1978)

2 . w/ Lalo Schifrin – Here it tis (1992)

3 . w/ Miriam Makeba – Live The Future

4 . w Bernard Purdie (1982)

5 . w/ James Moody/Gene Harris/Ray Brown/Grady Tate – Ow! (1985)

6 . w/ Charlie Parker – Hot House (1952)

7 . w/ Louis Armstrong – Umbrella Man

Tracklist :

Desafinado . Manteca . A Night in Tunisia . Salt Peanuts . Dizzy Atmosphere . Groovin’ High . All the Things You Are . Con Alma . Tin Tin Deo . Hot House .

Wikipedia : This day (January 6, 1993), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Dizzy Gillespie, an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional singer.

Dizzy

Island publish Robbie Williams’ tenth album : ‘Swings Both Ways’ (2013)

Robbie Williams' 'Swings Both Ways' is his tenth studio album produced by Guy Chambers and released on November 15, 2013 by Island Universal

1 . Shine My Shoes (Official Video)

2 . Shine My Shoes (Children In Need Rocks, 2013)

3 . Go Gentle (Official Video)

4 . Go Gentle ("Les Inconnus, C'est Leur Destin")

5 . I Wanna Be Like You (w/ Olly Murs)

6 . Love Supreme (Bambi Awards, 2013)

7 . The Recording Of 'soda Pop' (w/ Michael Bublì, )

8 . Putting On The Ritz (Bambi Awards, 2013)

9 . The Recording Of 'Minnie The Moocher'

10 . If I Only Had A Brain (O2 Arena Prague, 26/04/2014)

Track Listing : 1.Shine My Shoes (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Chris Heath) - 03:23 . 2.Go Gentle (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Chris Heath) - 04:31 . 3.I Wan'Na Be Like You (Richard M. Sherman, Robert B.

Glenn Miller and his Orchestra record ‘The Glenn Miller Carnegie Hall Concert’ (1958)

The Glenn Miller Carnegie Hall Concert' is a live album recorded on October 6, 1939 with his Orchestra and released in 1958 By Rca Victor .

1 . In The Mood

Track Listing : 1.Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller, Mitchell Parish) . 2.(A.H. Joe Gibbs, Grey, Leo Wood) - 03:48 . 3.Sunrise Serenade (Frankie Carle, Jack Lawrence) - 03:41 . 4.Little Brown Jug (Traditional, Billy Finegan) - 03:12 . 5.Stairway To The Stars -(Matty Malneck, Frank Signorelli, Mitchell Parish) . 6.To You (Tommy Dorsey, Ted Shapiro, Benny Davis) - 03:33 . 7.One O'Clock Jump (Count Basie) - 05:17 . 8.Londonderry Air (Danny Boy) - 02:13 . 9.Jim Jam Jump (Cab Calloway, Frank Froeba, Jack Palmer) . 10.F.D.R. Jones (Harold Rome) . 11.Hold Tight (Jerry Brandow, Leonard Ware, Willie Spotswood) - 05:08 . 12.In The Mood (Joe

OutKast release their sixth (and potentially final) album : ‘Idlewild’ (2006)

OutKast's 'Idlewild' is their sixth studio album released on August 22, 2006 by LaFace/Jive.

1 . Idlewild Blue (Don'tchu Worry 'Bout Me)

2 . Morris Brown (Official Video, w/ Scar, Sleepy Brown)

3 . Morris Brown (On "Letterman" )

4 . Hollywood Divorce

Track listing : 1.Intro - 02:12 . 2.Mighty 'O' (André Benjamin, Antwan Patton, Cab Calloway, Clarence Gaskill, Dave Robbins, Irving Mills, Patrick Brown, Ray Murray, Rico Wade) - 04:16 . 3.Peaches (Antwan Patton, Marvin Parkman, Mike Hardnett, P. Brown, Preston Crump, Ray Murray, Rico Wade, Terrence Smith) - 03:11 . 4.IdlewildBlue (Don'tchu Worry 'Bout Me) (André Benjamin) - 03:24 . 5.Infatuation (Interlude) - 00:49 . 6.N2U ( (Antwan Patton, Mike Patterson, P. Brown, Ray Murray, Rico Wade, Robert Manzoli, Wallace Khatib, Willie Knighton) -

Happy Birthday Doc Severinsen. ‘Doc Today’

This day (July 7, 1927), in Arlington, Oregon, is born Carl Hilding Severinsen a.k.a Doc Severinsen, an American pop and jazz trumpeter.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ the Airmen of Note – Live in Tennesse (2011)

2 . Bugles commercial (1993)

3 . on Arsenio Hall Show (1991)

4 . w/ Gerry Mulligan, Cab Calloway & Dave Brubeck - When the Saints Go Marching In (1988)

5 . Tonight (1983)

6 . McArthur Park / I Can't Get Started (1977)

7 . (1966)

Tracklist :

In the Mood . I Wanna Be With You . April in Paris . Georgia on My Mind . Begin the Beguine . Stardust . Poor Butterfly . One O'Clock Jump . Honeysuckle Rose . What Is This Thing Called Love .

Wikipedia : This day (July 7, 1927), in Arlington, Oregon, is born Carl Hilding Severinsen a.k.a Doc Severinsen, an American pop and jazz trumpeter.

Doc Severinsen

We remember Dorothy Donegan

May 19, 1988 - Miss Dorothy Donegan, the flamboyant American jazz and boogie-woogie pianist passed away aged 76. She is remembered.

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Cab Calloway And His Band

2 . Holland, 1979

3 . Hallelujah Boogie Woogie

4 . Live At The White House

5 . The Incredible Dorothy Donegan, 1996

6 . Dorothy Donegan Parodies Erroll Garner : "Misty"

7 . Dorothy Blows Her Wig : "Flight Of The Bumblebee"

8 . Bye Bye Boogie (1987)

Salena Jones – Bring Flowers to Salena

This day (January 29, 1944), in Newport News, Virginia, is born Joan Elizabeth Shaw a.k.a. Salena Jones, an American jazz and cabaret singer.

Wikipedia : This day (January 29, 1944), in Newport News, Virginia, is born Joan Elizabeth Shaw a.k.a. Salena Jones

, an American jazz and cabaret singer.

Official Website : Salena grew up in New York in the company of musicians who would become the legends: Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Bud Powell, Wes Montgomery, Chico Hamilton and Stan Getz - she actually sang and jammed with all of these people

@ allmusic : . Jones got her first break at the famed Apollo Theater in New York, winning a talent contest that resulted in a record deal. She spent the early part of her career touring and performing with such leading lights as Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway

Jazzin’Around The Nearness of You

Starting and ending with Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington's composition 'The nearness of you', we have mixed 18 'Old Fashion and Mellow Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Hoagy Carmichael / Ned Washington'. It has Vanya Borges, Mary Stallings, Peggy Lee, Archie Shepp and many more.

Let’s Rock

From 'Buddy's Rock' to 'I Want To Rock' , we have mixed 16 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Rock'. It has Buddy Rich, Bradley Leighton, Johnny Hodges, Duke Ellington and many more.

Harlem Jazz Trotters

From 'Harlem Nocturne' to 'Spanish Harlem' , we have mixed 17 'Good Old Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Harlem'. It has Charlie Barnet, Duke Ellington And His Orchestra, Bessie Smith, James P. Johnson and many more.

Swinging ’round Midnight

From 'Big Noise From Winnetka Midnight Swim' to 'Midnight Sun' , we have mixed 21 'Jazz For Dancers' tunes around the theme of 'Midnight'. It has B.B. King, Cab Calloway, Sir Julian, Benny Carter and many more.

Denials

From 'I Don't Want To Walk Without You' to 'I Don't Want To Love You (Like I Do)' , we have mixed 20 'Good Old Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Denials'. It has John Scofield, Matt Jordan Feat. Kelli Sae, Patti Page, Thelonious Monk and many more.

Paternity Taste

From 'One For Daddy-O' to 'My Heart Belongs To Daddy' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Fathers, Daddies & Papas'. "Paternity Taste" has Cannonball Adderley & Miles Davis, Henri Salvador, Henry Mancini, Earl Hines and many more.

Carolling The Ladies

From 'Minha Senhora' to 'Luck be a Lady', we have mixed 19 'Jazz and Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Men singing their Ladies (Happy Encore)'. It has Lou Reed, Demis Roussos, Ames Brothers, Lloyd Price and many more.

Jive Talking

From 'I Want To Rock' to 'Dont jive me', we have mixed 18 'Swing Music' tunes around the theme of 'Jive'. It has Sarah Vaughan, June Richmond, Louis Prima, Memphis Slim and many more.