We remember Doris Day. ‘Doris, Day Of Roses’

This day (April 3, 1922), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhof a.k.a. Doris Day, an American actress and singer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Rock Hudson - The Doris Day Special (1971) . Cbs Special (1970) . Doris Day & Stephen Boyd - Jumbo (1962) . Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera) (1956) . I'Ll Never Stop Loving You (1955) . Men (1954) . The Deadwood Stage…

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday : ‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ (1997)

'Tony Bennett on Holiday' is a studio album recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday and released on February 4, 1997 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 02:57 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) - 01:44 . 3.When A Woman Loves A Man (Bernie Hanighen, Gordon Jenkins, Johnny Mercer) - 03:11 . 4.Me, Myself And I (Irving Gordon, Alan…

Anita O’Day records with Oscar Peterson ‘Anita Sings the Most’ an album for Verve (1957)

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 (Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) - 02:53 . 4.Love Me Or Leave Me (Walter Donaldson, Gus…

Rainy Day Women

From 'The Gentle Rain' to 'Walking in the Rain', we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'The Ladies And The Rain'. It has Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto, Eva Cassidy, Peggy Lee, Stacey Kent And Jim Tomlinson and many more.

Singing with Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra whose birthday is today, has duetted with . myriad of artistsWe have selected thirteen of them. They are Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Louis Armstrong, Dinah Shore, Doris Day, Nancy Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald . Liza Minelli Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Bing Crosby…

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. The "Diana Krall's Godmothers" are Julie London, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Judy Garland, Eartha Kitt, Ketty Lester, Doris Day, Anita O'Day, Astrud Gilberto, Dionne Warwick, Dusty Springfield Here, original and Krall's versions…

Energy Savings

From 'Sleep Warm' to 'Let Me Get Close To You' , we have mixed 20 'Mellow Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Comfort and Tenderness'. It has Percy Sledge, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Hagood Hardy Orchestra and many more.

Hopes And Promises

From 'Never Will I Marry' to 'I Will Always Love You', we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Impossible Hopes And Inconsequent Promises'. It has Quincy Jones , Massimo Farao Trio, Pepe Jaramillo, Nancy Wilson and many more.

Neal Hefti

From 'Song of India' to 'Little Pony', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Neal Hefti'. It has Alan Hawkshaw, Count Basie, Woody Herman, Neal Hefti & His Orchestra and many more.

Girl, Girl, Girls!

From 'Candy Girl' to 'There Are Two Sides to Every Girl', we have mixed 16 'Strictly Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Girls'. It has Herbie Hancock, Don Byas, Stanley Turrentine, Billy May and many more.

Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa release ‘Seesaw,’ their second collaboration album (2013)

'Seesaw' by Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa is their second collaboration album containing 11 cover versions of Beth's favorite songs and released on May 20, 2013 by Provogue.Track Listing : 1.Them There Eyes (Maceo Pinkard, Doris Tauber, William Tracey) - 02:32 . 2.Close To My Fire (Peter Hoppe, Stephanie Popp) - 05:14 . 3.Nutbush City Limits (Tina Turner) - 03:36 . 4.I Love You More Than You'Ll…

J&R Adventures publish ‘Live In Amsterdam,’ the first collaboration album by Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa (2014)

'Live In Amsterdam' by Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa is their first collaboration album recorded at Koninklijk Theater Carre in Amsterdam and released on March 24, 2014 by J&R Adventures.Track Listing : 1.Amsterdam, Amsterdam! (Joe Bonamassa, Beth Hart, Kevin Shirley) - 01:45 . 2.Them There Eyes (Maceo Pinkard, Doris Tauber, William Tracey) - 02:59 . 3.Sinner'S Prayer (Lowell Fulson, Lloyd…

Island publish Nick Drake’s second album : ‘Bryter Layter’ (1971)

Nick Drake's 'Bryter Layter' is his second album produced by Joe Boyd and released on March 6, 1971 by IslandTrack Listing : 1.Introduction (Nick Drake) - 01:33 . 2.Hazey Jane Ii (Nick Drake) - 03:46 . 3.At The Chime Of A City Clock (Nick Drake) - 04:47 . 4.One Of These Things First (Nick Drake) - 04:52 . 5.Hazey Jane I (Nick Drake) - 04:31 . 6.Bryter Layter (Nick Drake) - 03:24 . 7.Fly (Nick…

Peggy Lee records ‘Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee,’ a live album for Capitol (1961)

'Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee' is a live album arranged by Jack Marshall, recorded on February 9 & March 8, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Day In, Day Out (Rube Bloom, Johnny Mercer) - 01:44 . 2.Moments Like This (Burton Lane, Frank Loesser) - 02:59 . 3.Fever (Eddie Cooley, John Davenport) - 02:54 . 4.The Second Time Around (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ (1972)

Aretha Franklin's 'Young, Gifted and Black' is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song 'To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I'M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) - 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) - 04:00 . 3.Rock Steady (Aretha Franklin) - 03:15 . 4.Young, Gifted And Black (Nina Simone) - 03:34 . 5.All…

Pink Martini release their debut album : ‘Sympathique’ (1997)

Pink Martini's 'Sympathique' is their first full-length album released on November 11, 1997 by Heinz Records.Track Listing : 1.Amado Mio (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts) - 04:51 . 2.No Hay Problema (Jacques Marray) - 06:14 . 3.Sympathique (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 02:50 . 4.Qué Sera Sera (Jay Livingston, Ray Evans) - 04:12 . 5.La Soledad (Pepe Raphael, Thomas Lauderdale, Frédéric Chopin) -…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella and Basie!’ her first studio album with Count Basie and his Orchestra arranged by Quincy Jones (1963)

'Ella and Basie!' is the first studio album (recorded on July 16–17, 1963) by Ella Fitzgerald with the Count Basie Orchestra playing arrangements by Quincy Jones and released in September 1963 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Honeysuckle Rose (Andy Razaf, Fats Waller) - 02:42 . 2.'Deed I Do (Walter Hirsch, Fred Rose) - 02:40 . 3.Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts) - 03:20…

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.

Kicks on My List

From 'Ain't That A Kick In The Head' to 'Get On The Good Foot' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Soccer'. "Kicks on My List" has John Coltrane, Art Van Damme, Otis Redding, Michael Bublé and many more.

Try a Little Tenderness

Starting and ending with 'Try a little tenderness' made famous by Otis Redding, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Lisa Ono, Jack Webb, Brian Hyland, Aretha Franklin and many more.

The Oedipus Complexity

From 'I'm Man' to 'Mama Don't Want No Peas 'n' Rice 'n' Coconut Oil' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz, Blues and More' tunes around the theme of 'Mothers & Sons'. It has Bing Crosby, Milton Brown, Neal Hefti, Mance Lipscomb and many more.

Perdido In Translation

From 'Perdido' to 'You've Lost The Loving Feeling', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Other Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Lost Translated'. It has Maria Teresa Vera, Manuel Vallejo, Jackie Mclean, Rabih Aboul-Kalil and many more.

Rebecca Ferguson – Lady Sings the Blues

Released on March 9, 2015, “Lady Sings The Blues” is the third studio album by British singer Rebecca Ferguson.Track Listing : 1.Get Happy (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 02:48 . 2.Fine And Mellow (Billie Holiday)- 02:36 . 3.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 03:36 . 4.That Ole Devil Called Love (Allan Roberts, Doris Fisher) - 03:06 . 5.Blue Moon (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 02:50…