Frank Sinatra records for Reprise, ‘Sinatra and Strings’ arranged by Don Costa (1961)

Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra and Strings' is an album (his first with arranger Don Costa) recorded on November 20, 21, 22, 1961 and released in January 1962 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.I Hadn'T Anyone Till You (Ray Noble) - 03:44 . 2.Night And Day (Cole Porter) - 03:37 . 3.Misty (Erroll Garner, Johnny Burke) - 02:41 . 4.Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish) - 02:48 . 5.Come Rain Or Come Shine…

Frank Sinatra records ‘A Swingin’ Affair!’ an album with Nelson Riddle as arranger and conductor (1956)

Frank Sinatra's 'A Swingin' Affair!' is his twelfth studio album recorded between November 15 and 28, 1956 with Nelson Riddle as arranger and conductor and released in 1957 by Capitol.1 . Night & Day 2 . Lonesome Road ("Frank Sinatra TV Show," 1957) Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) - 03:58 . 2.I Wish I Were In Love Again (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 02:27 . 3.I Got Plenty…

Frank Sinatra records his seventh album : ‘Songs for Young Lovers’ with Nelson Riddle (1953)

Frank Sinatra's 'Songs for Young Lovers' is his seventh studio album recorded on November 5 and 6, 1953 in Hollywood with Nelson Riddle as a conductor and released in 1954 By Capitol Records.1 . I Get A Kick Out Of You 2 . I Get A Kick Out Of You Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 02:31 . 2.The Girl Next Door (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin) - 02:38 . 3.A Foggy Day…

Frank Sinatra records his tenth studio album : ‘Songs for Swingin’ Lovers!’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1956)

Frank Sinatra's 'Songs for Swingin' Lovers!' is his tenth studio album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on October 17, 1955, January 9 – 12, 16, 1956 and released in March 1956 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.You Make Me Feel So Young (Mack Gordon, Josef Myrow) - 02:57 . 2.It Happened In Monterey (Billy Rose, Mabel Wayne) - 02:36 . 3.You'Re Getting To Be A Habit With Me (Al Dubin, Harry…

Dean Martin records ‘Sleep Warm’ with an orchestra conducted by Frank Sinatra (1958)

Dean Martin's 'Sleep Warm' is an album recorded with an orchestra conducted by Frank Sinatra on October 13–15, 1958 and March 2, 1959 and released by Capitol Records .1 . Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams 2 . Send Me The Pillow That You Dream On Track Listing : 1.Sleep Warm(Lew Spence, Marilyn Keith, Alan Bergman) – 03:51 . 2.Hit The Road To Dreamland(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 02:51 .…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First’ with Count Basie and his Orchestra (1962)

Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First' is his first a studio album with the Count Basie Orchestra, recorded on October 2–3, 1962 by Reprise.1 . Frank Sinatra & Count Basie. 2 . Live At The Hollywood Palace (1965) 3 . Ev'rybody has the right to be wrong (on "The Hollywood Palace") 4 . Pennies From Heaven 5 . Count Basie and his wonderful band (on "The Hollywood Palace") 6 .…

Willie Nelson does not sing Frank Sinatra’s repertoire like Sinatra. He sings it his way.

Willie Nelson's 'My Way' is his sixty-eighth studio album featuring Norah Jones on one song, produced by Buddy Cannon and Matt Rollings and released on September 14, 2018 by Legacy Recordings(Source Willie Nelson - My Way | Official Site)Rolling Stone “He didn’t worry about behind the beat or in front of the beat, or whatever – he could sing it either way, and that’s the feel you have to have.”…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Watertown’ for Reprise (1969)

Frank Sinatra's 'Watertown' is a studio album (and the only one he ever voiced over pre-recorded orchestral tracks) recorded on July 14, 17 and August 25-27, 1969 and released in March 1970 by Reprise..Track Listing : 1.Watertown (Bob Gaudio, Jake Holmes) - 03:36 . 2.Goodbye (She Quietly Says) (Bob Gaudio, Jake Holmes) - 03:06 . 3.For A While (Bob Gaudio, Jake Holmes) - 03:09 . 4.Michael &…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Ol’ Blue Eyes Is Back’ with conductors Gordon Jenkins and Don Costa (1973)

Frank Sinatra's 'Ol' Blue Eyes Is Back' is an album recorded on June 4 and August 20, 1973 and released in October 1973 by Reprise.1 . Send In The Clowns Track listing : 1.You Will Be My Music (Joe Raposo) - 03:52 . 2.You're So Right (For What's Wrong in My Life) (Victoria Pike, Teddy Randazzo, Roger Joyce) - 04:03 . 3.Winners (Joe Raposo) - 02:50 . 4.Nobody Wins (Kris Kristofferson) - 05:10 .…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Cycles,’ an album produced By Don Costa (1968)

Frank Sinatra's 'Cycles' is a studio album recorded on July 24 & November 14, 1968, and released just before Christmas of the same year by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Rain In My Heart (Teddy Randazzo, Victoria Pike) - 03:20 . 2.From Both Sides, Now (Joni Mitchell) - 02:55 . 3.Little Green Apples (Bobby Russell) - 05:00 . 4.Pretty Colors (Al Gorgoni, Chip Taylor) - 02:35 . 5.Cycles (Gayle…

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1958)

'Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely' is an album (also known as 'Sings for Only the Lonely' or simply 'Only the Lonely') recorded on May 29, June 24 & 26 1958 and released in September 1958 By Capitol.1 . Angel Eyes 2 . Angel Eyes Track Listing : 1.Only The Lonely (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 04:10 . 2.Angel Eyes (Matt Dennis, Earl Brent) - 03:46 . 3.What'S New? (Bob Haggart,…

We Remember Frank Sinatra. ‘Frankly, My Dear’

This day (May 14, 1998), in Los Angeles, California, died Frank Sinatra, an American singer and film actor.Digest Tracklist : That'S Life (1966) . One For My Baby (1992) . & Liza Minnelli - New York New York (1990) . The Girl From Ipanema (1981) . America The Beautiful (1978) . You Make Me Feel So Young (1971) . Fly Me To The Moon (1969) . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Can'T We Be Friends (1959) . Old…

Frank Sinatra sings in Vegas (1978)

May 3, 1978 - Frank Sinatra, backed by a big orchestra conducted by Bill Miller, sings at the Circus Maximus at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas More Info

Frank Sinatra finishes the recording of the ‘Nice ‘n’ Easy’ album arranged by Nelson Riddle (1960)

Frank Sinatra's 'Nice 'n' Easy' is an album recorded between March 1 & 3, April 13, 1960 and released the same year by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Nice 'N' Easy (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Keith, Lew Spence) - 02:45 . 2.That Old Feeling (Lew Brown, Sammy Fain) - 03:33 . 3.How Deep Is The Ocean? (Irving Berlin) - 03:15 . 4.I'Ve Got A Crush On You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:16 . 5.You Go To…

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of the ‘September of My Years’ album arranged by Gordon Jenkins (1965)

Frank Sinatra's 'September of My Years' is a studio album arranged by Gordon Jenkins, recorded between April 13 and May 27, 1965 and released in September 1965 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.The September Of My Years (Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Cahn) - 03:12 . 2.How Old Am I? (Gordon Jenkins) - 03:30 . 3.Don'T Wait Too Long (Sunny Skylar) - 03:04 . 4.It Gets Lonely Early (Van Heusen, Cahn) - 02:57 .…

Frank Sinatra records the ‘Strangers in the Night’ album with Conductor/Arranger Nelson Riddle (1966)

Frank Sinatra's 'Strangers in the Night' is a studio album recorded on April 11 & May 16, 1966 and released the same year by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Strangers In The Night (Bert Kaempfert, Charles Singleton, Eddie Snyder) - 02:25 . 2.Summer Wind (Heinz Meier, Hans Bradtke, Johnny Mercer) - 02:53 . 3.All Or Nothing At All (Arthur Altman, Jack Lawrence) - 03:57 . 4.Call Me (Tony Hatch) -…

Frank Sinatra records ‘No One Cares’ with Gordon Jenkins as arranger (1959)

Frank Sinatra's 'No One Cares' is an album recorded on March 24, 25, 26, May 14, 1959 and released the same year by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.When No One Cares (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 02:42 . 2.A Cottage For Sale (Larry Conley, Willard Robison) - 03:16 . 3.Stormy Weather (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 03:20 . 4.Where Do You Go? (Arnold Sundgaard, Alec Wilder) - 02:34 . 5.I Don'T Stand A…

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Come Swing with Me!’ with arranger Billy May (1961)

Frank Sinatra.'s 'Come Swing with Me!' is an album recorded (his final for Capitol Records) on March 20-22, 1961 and released the same year.Track Listing : 1.Day By Day (Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn) - 02:39 . 2.Sentimental Journey (Les Brown, Ben Homer, Bud Green) - 03:26 . 3.Almost Like Being In Love (Frederick Loewe, Alan Jay Lerner) - 02:02 . 4.Five Minutes More (Sammy Cahn, Jule…

Frank Sinatra records ‘A Man Alone’ (fully titled ‘A Man Alone: The Words and Music of McKuen’) (1969)

Frank Sinatra's 'A Man Alone' is a studio album (fully titled 'A Man Alone: The Words and Music of McKuen') arranged by Don Costa, recorded on March 19, 20 & 21 1969 and released the same year by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.A Man Alone (Rod Mckuen) - 03:47 . 2.Night (Spoken) (Rod Mckuen) - 02:25 . 3.I'Ve Been To Town (Rod Mckuen) - 03:13 . 4.From Promise To Promise (Rod Mckuen) - 01:31 . 5.The…

Reprise publishes ‘Ring-a-Ding-Ding!’ by (uptempo swinger) Frank Sinatra (1961)

Frank Sinatra's 'Ring-a-Ding-Ding!' is an album featuring only uptempo swing numbers and released in March 1961 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Ring-A-Ding Ding! (Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Cahn) - 02:44 . 2.Let'S Fall In Love (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 02:11 . 3.Be Careful, It'S My Heart (Irving Berlin) - 02:04 . 4.A Foggy Day (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:17 . 5.A Fine Romance (Jerome Kern,…

Frank Sinatra records ‘The Concert Sinatra’ with a large orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle (1963)

Frank Sinatra's 'The Concert Sinatra' is a studio album recorded on February 18 & 21, 1963 with a larger-than-normal orchestra gathered by Nelson Riddle for the occasion and released the same year by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.I Have Dreamed (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 03:01 . 2.My Heart Stood Still (Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 03:06 . 3.Lost In The Stars (Maxwell Anderson, Kurt…

Frank Sinatra records his ninth album for Capitol : ‘In the Wee Small Hours’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1955)

Frank Sinatra's 'In the Wee Small Hours' is his ninth studio album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on March 1, 1954, February 8 & March 4, 1955 and released in April 1955 By Capitol.Track Listing : 1.In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning (Bob Hilliard, David Mann) - 03:00 . 2.Mood Indigo (Barney Bigard, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 03:30 . 3.Glad To Be Unhappy (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz…

Frank Sinatra and Tom Jobim record together ‘Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim’ (1967)

'Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim' is a studio album recorded on January 30 and February 1, 1967 and released In March 1967 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Norman Gimbel, Vinícius De Moraes) - 03:00 . 2.Dindi (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Aloysio De Oliveria) - 03:25 . 3.Change Partners (Irving Berlin) - 02:40 . 4.Quiet Nights Of…

Capitol publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘Come Fly with Me’ arranged and conducted by Billy May (1958)

Frank Sinatra's 'Come Fly with Me' is an album (and his first collaboration with arranger/conductor Billy May) released on January 6, 1958 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 03:19 . 2.Around The World (Victor Young, Harold Adamson) - 03:20 . 3.Isle Of Capri (Will Grosz, Jimmy Kennedy) - 02:29 . 4.Moonlight In Vermont (Karl Suessdorf, John Blackburn) -…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra at the Sands,’ his first live album with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted by Quincy Jones (1966)

Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra at the Sands' is his first live album recorded in January 1966 with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones and released in July 1966 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 03:45 . 2.I'Ve Got A Crush On You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:42 . 3.I'Ve Got You Under My Skin (Cole Porter) - 03:43 .…

Frank Sinatra records ‘My Way,’ an album produced By Don Costa and Sonny Burke, for Reprise (1969)

Frank Sinatra's 'My Way' is an album recorded on December 30, 1968 and February 18, 20, 24, 1969. Track Listing : 1.Watch What Happens (Norman Gimbel, Michel Legrand) - 02:17 . 2.Didn'T We? (Jimmy Webb) - 02:55 . 3.Hallelujah, I Love Her So (Ray Charles) - 02:47 . 4.Yesterday (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:56 . 5.All My Tomorrows (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 04:35 . 6.My Way (Paul Anka,…

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…