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Bing Crosby

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Fine and Mellow,’ an album for Pablo (1974)

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Fine and Mellow’ is a studio album recorded on January 8, 1974 and released in 1979 by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Fine And Mellow (Billie Holiday) – 06:05 . 2.I’M Just A Lucky So-And-So (Mack David, Duke Ellington) – 06:35 . 3.I Don’T Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You (Bing Crosby, […]

Singing with Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra whose birthday is today, has duetted with a myriad of artists We have selected thirteen of them : 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 […]

Frank Sinatra records the album ‘A Man and His Music’ for Reprise…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘A Man and His Music’ is a double album recorded from December 19, 1960 till October 21, 1965, with various conductors and released in 1965 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Put Your Dreams Away (For Another Day) (Paul Mann, George David Weiss, Ruth Lowe) – 03:10 . 2.All Or Nothing At All (Jack […]

Satchmo Loves Company

Louis Armstrong‘s exuberant and gravelly voice happened to be the perfect match with the mellifluous or crooning voices of his contemporaries. His blasting trumpet, the perfect contrast with the pianist. Who ever they were, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Marlene Dietrich, Peggy Lee, Earl Hines, Duke […]

Wes Montgomery records his fifth album : ‘Movin’ Along’ for…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Movin’ Along’ is his fifth album recorded on October 12, 1960. Track Listing : 1.Movin’ Along (Wes Montgomery) – 05:40 . 2.Tune-Up (Miles Davis) – 04:27 . 3.I Don’T Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You (Victor Young, Ned Washington, Bing Crosby) – 05:02 . 4.Sandu (Clifford Brown) – 03:23 . 5.Body […]

Impulse publish Diana Krall’s fourth album : ‘Love Scenes’…

Diana Krall’s ‘Love Scenes’ is her fourth album produced by Tommy LiPuma and released on August 26, 1997 by Impulse!. Track listing : 1.All or Nothing at All (Arthur Altman, Jack Lawrence) – 04:35 . 2.Peel Me a Grape (Dave Frishberg) – 05:52 . 3.I Don’t Know Enough About You (Dave Barbour, Peggy Lee) – […]

Billie Holiday records ‘Music For Torching’ with Harry Sweets…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Music For Torching’ is a studio album recorded on August 23 & 25, 1955 and released In October 1955 By Clef. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 04:02 . 2.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 04:23 . 3.I Don’T Want To Cry […]

It’s Snow (or Never)

From ‘Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!’ to ‘Ornette Never Sleeps’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Snow (or … Never)‘. It has George Shearing & Billy May, Michel Legrand, Quincy Jones, Art Blakey and many more.

Wintertime (1)

From ‘Let It Snow Let It Snow Let It Snow’ to ‘Winter Weather’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Winter (Cold Side)‘. It has George Benson, Pauline London, Stan Getz, Wayne Newton and many more.