Taken from the 1959 “Basie Swings, Bennett Sings” Count Basie Orchestra Tony Bennett – vocal
Released for the first time on the album “The Best Thing for You” in 1997. Recorded with the Dick Stabile Orchestra.
Personnel: Rita Edmond – vocal Joel Scott – piano James Leary – bass Albert “Tootie” Heath – drums Nolan Shaheed – trumpet
Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga – The Lady is a Tramp Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga recorded a version of this song for his 2011 album Duets II. Bennett praised Gaga’s performance in the song, saying [More]
“The Very Thought of You” is a pop standard published in 1934, music and words by Ray Noble
“Someone to Watch Over Me” is a song composed by George Gershwin with lyrics by Ira Gershwin from the musical Oh, Kay! (1926) From the album “My Gentleman Friend” – 1959
Diana Krall – Look Of Love (Live In Paris) Song written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David Diana Krall – piano, vocal Recorded live at the Paris Olympia 1st December 2001, Krall’s classic style blends [More]
“Minnie the Moocher” is a jazz song first recorded in 1931 by Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, selling over a million copies. “Minnie the Moocher” is most famous for its nonsensical ad libbed (“scat”) lyrics [More]
Excerpt from the October 29th, 1957 episode of The Nat King Cole Show. King Cole Partners, L.P., under license to South Bay Music Group, LLC.
Another track form the Early Years…This is another big band number where the singer is still regarded as an accessory. This would be 1940 and Frank was just settling in with the Tommy Dorsey Band. [More]