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Andy Williams

We remember Henry Mancini. ‘Thematic’

This day (June 14, 1994), in Los Angeles, California, died Enrico Nicola Mancini a.k.a Henry Mancini, an American composer, conductor and arranger.Digest Tracklist : w/ Johnny Mathis - Two For The Road / Charade (1987) . w/ Tony Bennett…

Singing With Elton John (Oldies)

Elton John whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of "oldies" artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Olivia Newton John, Cher, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, RuPaul, Spice…

We remember Peggy Lee. ‘Feverish’

This day (January 21, 2002), in Los Angeles, California, died Norma Deloris Egstrom a.k.a. Peggy Lee, an American jazz and popular music singer.Tracklist : Is That All There Is? (1969) . Peggy Lee And Toots Thielemans - Makin'Whoopee . w/…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 08

Roger Waters & Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto & Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker & Buddy Miles, Etta James & Chuck Berry, Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot…

This week In Jazz Legends 32

Dinah Shore, Andy Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, Milt Jackson, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Gerry Mulligan, Bob Brookmeyer, John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner , Dave Brubeck, Ben Webster, Oscar Peterson, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins, Jim Hall, Jean…

Singing (and Playing) with Tom Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim - who passed away today twenty six years ago - has performed with a myriad of artists Brazilian or not, of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : João Donato, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny , Edu Lobo, Gal Costa,…

Happy Birthday Paul Simon. ‘Simon Sings’

This day (October 13, 1941), in Newark, New Jersey, is born Paul Frederic Simon simply known as Paul Simon, American musician, singer-songwriter, one half of Simon & GarfunkelDigest Tracklist : Sounds of Silence (w/ Art Garfunkel,…

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special "Singing Broadway" in video<Enjoy!Track Listing : 1.Barbra Streisand / People (From "Funny Girl") - 05:01 . 2.Judy Garland / Get Happy…

Temptations – The Eddie Kendricks Years

Eddie Kendricks who passed away today (in 1992) was a member of The Temptations from their first incarnation as "Prime" till his departure in 1971. That is more than ten years of falsetto singing , ten years of hit songs (he co-wrote some,…

Singing With Ray Charles

Ray Charles who would have turned 89 today, has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Buck Owens, Joe Cocker, Billy Joel, Engelbert Humperdinck, Tom Jones , Ella Fitzgerald, Jerry Lewis, Aretha…

In Duo With Ella

Besides her collaborations with Louis Armstrong and a "youth" album conveniently called "Ella & Friends," Ella Fitzgerald's recorded repertoire is quite poor on the "duo" front. On television, this is another story. Track Listing :…

Toys For Them

From 'Satin Doll' to 'Toy room' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Toys'. It has Ernesto Lecuona, Chick Corea, Guy Bacos , Andy Williams and many more.