Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday : ‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ (1997)

Tony Bennett on Holiday’ is a studio album recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday and released on February 4, 1997 by Columbia.


Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday : ‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ (1997)

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, Gordon Jenkins, Johnny Mercer) – 03:11 . 4.Me, Myself And I (Irving Gordon, Alan Kaufman, Allan Roberts) – 02:05 . 5.She’S Funny That Way (I Got A Woman, Crazy For Me) (Neil Moret, Richard A. Whiting) – 04:20 . 6.If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight) (Henry Creamer, James P. Johnson) – 02:04 . 7.Willow Weep For Me (Ann Ronell) – 03:00 . 8.Laughing At Life (Nick A. Kenny, Charles Kenny, Cornell Todd, Bob Todd) – 03:26 . 9.I Wished On The Moon (Dorothy Parker, Ralph Rainger) – 02:46 . 10.What A Little Moonlight Can Do (Harry M. Woods) – 02:45 . 11.My Old Flame (Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston) – 02:55 . 12.That Ole Devil Called Love (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts) – 04:00 . 13.Ill Wind (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 03:04 . 14.These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You) (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey) – 04:22 . 15.Some Other Spring (Arthur Herzog, Jr., Irene Kitchings) – 04:41 . 16.Crazy She Calls Me (Bob Russell, Carl Sigman) – 03:53 . 17.Good Morning Heartache (Ervin Drake, Dan Fisher, Irene Higgenbotham) – 02:37 . 18.Trav’Lin’ Light (Johnny Mercer, Trummy Mundy, Jimmy Young) – 02:33

Musicians : Tony Bennett – Vocals . Lew Soloff – Trumpet . Ralph Sharon – Piano . Clayton Cameron – Drums . Doug Richeson – Double Bass . Jorge Calandrelli – Conductor

Production : Produced By Tony Bennett, Danny Bennett, Phil Ramone . Robert Friedrich – Assistant Engineer . Keith Shortreed – Assistant Engineer . Frank Filipetti – Engineer . Rob Eaton – Engineer, Mixing . Joel Moss – Engineer, Mixing . Greg Calbi – Mastering

Package : Nigel Parry – Photography . Tony Bennett – Portraits . Ralph Sharon – Liner Notes . Arnold Levine – Art Direction . Josh Cheuse – Art Direction

Recorded 1996.

Released On February 4, 1997 By Columbia.

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Though much of the collection is lovely, Bennett’s “duet” with Holiday on “God Bless the Child” is both creepy and unnecessary. […]

Entertainment Weekly
It’s only a slight surprise that Bennett, a jazz singer without really trying, would pay homage to Billie Holiday. His naturally laid-back phrasings remind us of Lady Day without mimicking her. […]

A Customer @ Amazon
Very nice tribute albumBennett’s voice is ageless, in fact he sounds more meaningful at 70, then he did in the 1950’s, when he was a nervous young performer pernouncing Darn That Dream is Darn That Drum. Anyway this tribute is very nice, although it would have been better without the duet with Holiday and the strings. […]


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