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Columbia record ‘Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall’ (1962)

‘Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall’ is a live album recorded on June 9, 1962 at Carnegie Hall, New York City and released on July 23, 1962 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Broadway (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) – 02:10 . 2.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) – 02:08 . 3.All The […]

Verve wrap up the recording of ‘Bashin’: The Unpredictable Jimmy…

‘Bashin’: The Unpredictable Jimmy Smith’ is a studio album recorded by Smith on March 26 & 28, 1962 with Oliver Nelson’s big band and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Walk On The Wild Side (Elmer Bernstein, Mack David) – 05:55 . 2.Ol’ Man River (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) – 03:56 […]

Parlophone publish ‘Please Please Me,’ The Beatles’ debut…

The Beatles’ ‘Please Please Me’ is their debut studio album produced by George Martin and released on March 22, 1963 by Parlophone. Track Listing : 1.I Saw Her Standing There (Mccartney–Lennon) – 02:55 . 2.Misery (Mccartney–Lennon) – 01:49 . 3.Anna (Go To Him) (Arthur Alexander) – 02:55 . 4.Chains (Gerry Goffin, Carole King) – 02:23 […]

Frank Sinatra starts the recording of ‘Come Swing with Me!’ with…

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 […]

Sam Cooke records his tenth album : ‘Twistin’ the Night Away’…

Sam Cooke’s ‘Twistin’ the Night Away’ is his tenth studio album (and one of his most successful) recorded on January 30, 1961 and released in April 1962 by RCA Track Listing : 1.Twistin’ The Night Away (Sam Cooke) – 02:39 . 2.Sugar Dumpling (Sam Cooke) – 02:16 . 3.Twistin’ In The Kitchen With Dinah (Sam […]

Nat King Cole records ‘St. Louis Blues’ with Nelson Riddle as…

Nat King Cole’s ‘St. Louis Blues’ is an album (OST to the film of the same name staring Cole) recorded on January 29–31, 1958 with Nelson Riddle as arranger and conductor and released in May, 1963 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Introducing Love Theme)/Hesitating Blues (Nelson Riddle) – 3:08 . 2.Harlem Blues (W.C. Handy) […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘Tony’ (1957)

Tony Bennett’s ‘Tony’ is an album (re-titled ‘Tony Bennett Showcase’) produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis Dunlap, Earl Hines) – 02:14 . 3.I’M Just A Lucky […]

Dean Martin releases his first studio album : ‘Dean Martin Sings’…

‘Dean Martin Sings’ is his first studio album featuring eight songs from the Martin & Lewis film ‘The Stooge’ and released on January 12, 1953 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Who’S Your Little Who-Zis! (Al Goering, Ben Bernie, Walter Hirsch) – 02:19 . 11.When You’Re Smiling (Larry Shay, Mark Fischer, Joe Goodwin) – 03:02 . […]

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, […]

Verve record ‘Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra’…

Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra’ is a studio album arranged by Billy Strayhorn, featuring many members of Duke Ellington’s orchestra and recorded on December 11–12, 1962 and released in June 1962 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Get Around Much Anymore (Duke Ellington, Bob Russell) – 03:00 . 2.I Got It Bad […]

Duke Ellington records the ’70th Birthday Concert’ album in…

Duke Ellington’s ’70th Birthday Concert’ is a live album recorded at Colston Hall In Bristol, England on November 25 and at Free Trade Hall In Manchester, England on November 26, 1969. Track Listing : 1.Kinda Dukish/Rockin’ In Rhythm (Duke Ellington, Harry Carney, Irving Mills) – 05:53 . 2.B.P. Blues (Duke Ellington) – 04:41 . 3.Take […]

Sony publish Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett…

Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records. Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) – 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues) (Peter Chatman) – 03:38 . 3.Don’T Cry Baby (Saul Bernie, […]

Columbia release ‘A Wonderful World,’ a collaboration album by Tony…

‘A Wonderful World’ by Tony Bennett & k.d. lang is a collaboration album produced By T Bone Burnett and released on November 2, 2002 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Exactly Like You (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh) – 03:17 . 2.La Vie En Rose (Mack David, David Louiguy, Edith Piaf) – 03:23 . 3.I’M Confessin’ (That […]

Anita Baker releases ‘Rhythm of Love,’ her fifth album featuring…

Anita Baker‘s ‘Rhythm of Love’ is her fifth album released on September 13, 1994 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Rhythm Of Love (Anita Baker, Patrick Moten) – 05:50 . 2.The Look Of Love (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 04:47 . 3.Body And Soul (Rick Nowels, Ellen Shipley) – 05:42 . 4.Baby (Anita Baker) – 04:25 […]

Ray Charles records ‘Dedicated to You’ with Betty Carter (1960)

Ray Charles’s ‘Dedicated to You’ is an album recorded on August 23, 1960 with Betty Carter and released In January 1961 by ABC Paramount. Track Listing : 1.Hardhearted Hannah (Jack Yellen, Milton Ager, Charles Bates, Bob Bigelow) – 03:14 . 2.Nancy (With The Laughing Face) (Jimmy Van Heusen, Phil Silvers) – 03:02 . 3.Margie (Con […]

Wes Montgomery records his sixth album : ‘So Much Guitar’ for…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘So Much Guitar’ is his sixth album recorded on August 4, 1961 and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Twisted Blues (Wes Montgomery) – 05:31 . 2.Cotton Tail (Duke Ellington) – 03:38 . 3.I Wish I Knew (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 05:26 . 4.I’M Just A Lucky So-And-So (Duke […]