Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Evil Gal Blues
2:52
2 Salty Papa Blues
3:05
3 Blow Top Blues
3:17
4 Embraceable You
2:57
5 A Slick Chick (On the Mellow Side)
2:41
6 Ain't Misbehavin'
2:47
7 Walkin' and Talkin' (And Crying My Blues Away)
2:31
8 (What Can I Say, Dear) After I Say I'm Sorry
2:36
9 Record Ban Blues
3:14
10 Am I Asking Too Much
2:47
11 Long John Blues
3:11
12 It's Too Soon to Know
2:40
13 Baby Get Lost
2:57
14 It Isn't Fair
3:00
15 I'll Never Be Free
2:43
16 I Wanna Be Loved
2:51
17 I Won't Cry Anymore
3:23
18 Trouble in Mind
2:48
19 T.V. Is the Thing This Year
2:46
20 Am I Blue?
3 3:13
21 (Our) Love Is Here to Stay
2:30
22 Blue Skies
10:56
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 I Don't Hurt Anymore
3:11
2 Crazy He Calls Me
2 4:50
3 Lover, Come Back to Me
9:44
4 Teach Me Tonight
2:45
5 You Don't Know What Love Is
4:02
6 If I Had You
4:45
7 I'll Close My Eyes
3:58
8 Back Water Blues
4:38
9 All of Me See
5:31
10 What a Diff'Rence a Day Made
3 2:27
11 Unforgettable
2:41
12 Baby, You've Got What It Takes
2:44
13 Bad Case of the Blues
2:38
14 This Bitter Earth
2:25
15 Love Walked In
2:10
16 Rockin' Good Way, A (To Mess Around and Fall in Love)
2:20
17 September in the Rain
2:07
18 Mad About the Boy
5 2:47

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 4)
composer:
Harry Akst (track 20)
Grant Clarke (track 20)
Leonard Feather (track 1)
Al Frisch (track 17)
Tommy George (track 11)
Richard M. Jones (track 18)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 4)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1929) (track 6)
Fats Waller (1929) (track 6)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1932) (track 16)
lyricist:
Grant Clarke (track 20)
Tommy George (track 11)
Lionel Hampton (track 1)
Edward Heyman (track 16)
Richard M. Jones (track 18)
Billy Rose (track 16)
Fred Wise (track 17)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 4)
Andy Razaf (1929) (track 6)
orchestra:
vocals:
Dinah Washington (1948) (track 11)
Dinah Washington (1950) (track 16)
writer:
Bennie Benjamin (track 15)
Leonard Feather (tracks 3, 13)
Billy Moore, Jr. (40s US composer/arranger) (track 13)
George David Weiss (track 15)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 6)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 6)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 20)
Redwood Music (track 6)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 6)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Embraceable You (track 4)
Trouble in Mind (track 18)
Am I Blue? (1953-06-17) (track 20)
is the basis for:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 4)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 4)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 4)
recording of:
Baby Get Lost (track 13)
Blow Top Blues (track 3)
Evil Gal Blues (track 1)
I Wanna Be Loved (track 16)
Long John Blues (track 11)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

drums:
Panama Francis (track 10)
flute:
Jerome Richardson (track 10)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (track 10)
double bass:
Milt Hinton (track 10)
piano:
Joe Zawinul (track 10)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (track 10)
arranger:
Belford Hendricks (track 10)
Chris Walden (track 4)
composer:
Noël Coward (track 18)
Irving Gordon (track 11)
María Grever (track 10)
Gene de Paul (track 4)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 14)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (1937) (track 17)
conductor:
Belford Hendricks (track 10)
lead vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 10)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (track 18)
Irving Gordon (track 11)
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 10)
Sammy Cahn (track 4)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 14)
Al Dubin (1937) (track 17)
performer:
Brook Benton (track 12)
producer:
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 10)
vocals:
Dinah Washington (1954) (track 4)
Dinah Washington (1959) (track 14)
Dinah Washington (1960) (track 17)
writer:
Brook Benton (track 12)
Murray Stein (track 12)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 12)
Gerald Marks (1932) (track 9)
Seymour Simons (1932) (track 9)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (tracks 9, 11)
Cahn Music Company (track 4)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 10)
Hub Music Co Inc (track 4)
Maurice Music (track 10)
Stanley Adams Music (track 10)
Henrees Music co. (1937) (track 17)
peermusic UK (UK publisher) (1937) (track 17)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 18)
cover recording of:
All of Me (track 9)
Mad About the Boy (track 18)
Teach Me Tonight (track 4)
Unforgettable (track 11)
What a Diff’rence a Day Made (1959-06 – 1959-08) (track 10)
later translated versions:
recording of:
This Bitter Earth (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Septemberly (jazz instrumental medley of "Tenderly" and "September in the Rain") (track 17)
Ja-Da Medley (track 9)
translated version of:

Release

part of: Gold (Universal Records)
ASIN: US: B000VS6P2I [info]
discography entry: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000497282 [info]
purchase for mail-order: http://www.cduniverse.com/productinfo.asp?pid=7514722 [info]