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Frank Sinatra records ‘The Concert Sinatra’ with a large orchestra…

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) […]

Monty Alexander & Friends celebrate Sinatra (2016)

February 12, 2016 – singer Kurt Elling and saxophonist Grace Kelly sit in with Monty Alexander Trio – that is Monty Alexander (p), Hassan Shakur (b) and Obed Calvaire (d) – during the “Sinatra at 100 concert” held at Lincoln Center Rose Theater in New York City

Capitol publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘Come Fly with Me’…

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 […]

Barbra Streisand records her fifth live album in Las Vegas : ‘Timeless:…

Barbra Streisand’s ‘Timeless: Live in Concert’ is her fifth live album recorded on December 31, 1999 – January 1, 2000 in Las Vegas, Nevada and released on September 19, 2000 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Opening/You’Ll Never Know (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 02:31 . 2.Something’S Coming (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim) – 03:41 . 3.The […]

We remember Natalie Cole. ‘Everlasting’

This day (December 31, 2015), in Los Angeles, California, died Natalie Maria Cole ,an American singer, songwriter and performer, the daughter of jazz legend Nat King Cole. Tracklist : w/ Diana Krall – Better Than Anything . Natalie Cole – Summer Sun (2009) . I’M A Woman (2002) . Unforgetable . Non Dimenticar (2004) . […]

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, Danilo Caymmi, Quinteto Vocal , Frank Sinatra, Herbie Hancock, João Gilberto […]

We remember Antônio Carlos Jobim. ‘Quiet Star’

This day (December 8, 1994), in New York, died Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim a.k.a Tom Jobim, a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist. Tracklist : One Note Samba . Insensatez . Samba De Uma Nota Só (1986) . Garota de Ipanema . Corcovado . Wave . Chega de saudade . Agua De […]

Reprise publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘She Shot Me Down’…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘She Shot Me Down’ is an album produced by Don Costa and released in November 1981 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Good Thing Going (Going Gone) (Stephen Sondheim) – 03:53 . 2.Hey Look, No Crying (Jule Styne, Susan Birkenhead) – 04:27 . 3.Thanks For The Memory (Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger) – 04:25 . […]

Robbie Williams releases his fourth album : ‘Swing When You’re…

Robbie Williams’ ‘Swing When You’re Winning’ is his fourth studio album produced by Guy Chambers and released on November 19, 2001 by Capitol Track Listing : 1.I Will Talk And Hollywood Will Listen (Guy Chambers, Robbie Williams) – 03:17 . 2.Mack The Knife (Marc Blitzstein, Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) – 03:18 . 3.Somethin’ Stupid (Carson […]

Frank Sinatra records ‘A Swingin’ Affair!’ an album with…

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. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 03:58 . 2.I Wish I Were In Love Again (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 02:27 . […]