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Johnny Mercer

Miles Davis records for Columbia, ‘My Funny Valentine’ at Lincoln…

Miles Davis’ ‘My Funny Valentine’ is a live album recorded on February 12, 1964 at Philharmonic Hall of Lincoln Center in New York City and released in May 1965 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 15:03 . 2.All Of You (Cole Porter) – 14:57 . 3.Stella By Starlight […]

Billie Holiday records for Clef Records, ‘Billie Holiday at Jazz at the…

‘Billie Holiday at Jazz at the Philharmonic’ is a live album recorded (partly) on February 12, 1945 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles and released in 1954 by Clef Records. Track Listing : 1.Body And Soul (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green) – 03:24 . 2.Strange Fruit (Abel Meeropol) – 03:01 . […]

143 Records publish ‘Michael Bublé’, his eponymous and third album…

‘Michael Bublé’ is his self-titled third studio album by Michael Bublé released on February 11, 2003 by 143 Records. Track Listing : 1.Fever (Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell) – 03:51 . 2.Moondance (Van Morrison) – 04:13 . 3.Kissing A Fool (George Michael) – 04:34 . 4.For Once In My Life (Ron Miller, Orlando Murden) – 02:32 […]

Peggy Lee records ‘Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy…

‘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 . […]

Ella Fitzgerald records with the Duke Ellington Orchestra : ‘The Stockholm…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘The Stockholm Concert, 1966’ is a live album recorded on February 7, 1966 with the Duke Ellington Orchestra and released in 1984 by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Imagine My Frustration (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Gerald Wilson) – 05:13 . 2.Duke’S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) – 04:43 . 3.Satin Doll (Duke […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday :…

‘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, […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘The Movie Song Album’…

Tony Bennett’s ‘The Movie Song Album’ is a studio album (his ‘all time favorite’ ) released on January 31, 1966 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Maybe September (Ray Evans, Percy Faith, Jay Livingston) – 04:03 . 2.Girl Talk (Neal Hefti, Bobby Troup) – 03:14 . 3.The Gentle Rain (Luiz Bonfá, Matt Dubey) – 02:12 . […]

Sony/Columbia publish Harry Connick, Jr’s concept album about New Orleans…

Harry Connick, Jr’s ‘Oh, My NOLA’ is an album containing well-known songs associated with New Orleans, recorded with a his big band and released on January 30, 2007 by Sony/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Working In The Coal Mine (Allen Toussaint) – 03:36 . 2.Won’T You Come Home, Bill Bailey? (Hughie Cannon) – 03:56 . 3.Something […]

Dee Dee Bridgewater begins the recording of ‘Dear Ella,’ a tribute…

Dee Dee Bridgewater’s ‘Dear Ella’ is a studio album (in tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, who had died the previous year)recorded between January 29 and February 19, 1997 and released on September 30, 1997 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Eco (Jackie Mclean) – 06:09 . 2.Poor Eric (Larry Willis) – 10:12 . 3.Christel’S Time (Larry Willis) […]

Anita O’Day begins the recording of ‘Trav’lin’…

Anita O’Day’s ‘Trav’lin’ Light’ is an album (tribute to her idol Billie Holiday) recorded on January 18, 19, 1961 and released in 1961 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.Trav’Lin’ Light (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) – 03:36 . 2.The Moon Looks Down And Laughs (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Sid Silvers) – 03:58 . 3.Don’T […]

Andy Williams records the album ‘The Wonderful World of Andy…

‘The Wonderful World of Andy Williams’ is an album recorded (partly) on January 13, 1963 with members of his family and released on December 31, 1963 By Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Canadian Sunset (Norman Gimbel, Eddie Heywood) – 02:32 . 2.Sing A Rainbow (Arthur Hamilton) – 02:40 . 3.Dream (Johnny Mercer) – 02:40 . […]

Bill Evans records ‘Re: Person I Knew,’ a live album with Eddie…

Bill Evans ‘Re: Person I Knew’ is a live album recorded on January 11 & 12, 1974 with Eddie Gomez and Marty Morell and released in 1981 by Fantasy. Track Listing : 1.Re: Person I Knew (Bill Evans) – 05:20 . 2.Sugar Plum (Bill Evans) – 08:17 . 3.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 04:59 […]

Billie Holiday records ‘Songs for Distingué Lovers’ with Harry…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Songs for Distingué Lovers’ is an album recorded from January 3 till January 9, 1957 with Harry Edison, Ben Webster, Jimmy Rowles, Barney Kessel & more and released the same year by Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Day In, Day Out (Johnny Mercer, Rube Bloom) – 06:47 . 2.A Foggy Day (Ira Gershwin, […]

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra at the Sands,’ his first live album…

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 […]