Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Evil Gal Blues
2:55
2 Salty Papa Blues
3:06
3 Embraceable You
2:55
4 A Slick Chick (On the Mellow Side)
2:43
5 Postman Blues
2:55
6 That's Why a Woman Loves a Heel
2:53
7 Walkin' and Talkin'
2:33
8 Record Ban Blues
3:17
9 (What Can I Say, Dear) After I Say I'm Sorry?
2:39
10 I'll Wait (Master take)
3:09
11 Good Daddy Blues
2:27
12 I Only Know
2:27
13 Baby Get Lost
2:52
14 It Isn't Fair
3:03
15 I'll Never Be Free
2:46
16 I Wanna Be Loved
2:51
17 Time Out for Tears
3:21
18 I Won't Cry Anymore
3:23
19 New Blowtop Blues
2:39
20 Wheel of Fortune
2:15
21 Trouble in Mind
2:51
22 I Cried for You
2:30
23 T.V. Is the Thing This Year
3 2:27
24 Am I Blue?
3 3:15
25 Blue Skies
10:55
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Love for Sale
2:14
2 I've Got You Under My Skin
5:22
3 I Don't Hurt Anymore
3:14
4 Crazy He Calls Me
2 4:48
5 Lover, Come Back to Me
9:54
6 Teach Me Tonight
2:48
7 Blue Gardenia
5:20
8 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
2 3:24
9 If I Had You
4:47
10 Sometimes I'm Happy
2:19
11 Keepin' Out of Mischief Now
2:39
12 Back Water Blues
4:38
13 All of Me
5:32
14 What a Diff'Rence a Day Made
3 2:31
15 Unforgettable
2:44
16 Baby, You've Got What It Takes
2:46
17 A Rockin' Good Way (To Mess Around & Fall in Love)
2:28
18 A Bad Case of the Blues
2:40
19 This Bitter Earth
2:28
20 September in the Rain
2:07
21 Mad About the Boy
5 2:44

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 3)
composer:
Harry Akst (track 24)
Leonard Feather (track 1)
Arthur Freed (track 22)
Al Frisch (track 18)
Richard M. Jones (track 21)
Abe Lyman (track 22)
Grant Clarke (track 24)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 3)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1932) (track 16)
lyricist:
Richard M. Jones (track 21)
Gus Arnheim (track 22)
Grant Clarke (track 24)
Lionel Hampton (track 1)
Edward Heyman (track 16)
Billy Rose (track 16)
Fred Wise (track 18)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 3)
orchestra:
vocals:
Dinah Washington (1950) (track 16)
Dinah Washington (1952) (track 22)
writer:
Bennie Benjamin (track 15)
Leonard Feather (track 13)
Billy Moore, Jr. (40s US composer/arranger) (track 13)
George David Weiss (track 15)
publisher:
Arthur Freed Music (track 22)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 24)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Embraceable You (track 3)
Trouble in Mind (track 21)
Am I Blue? (1953-06-17) (track 24)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 3)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 3)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 3)
recording of:
Baby Get Lost (track 13)
Evil Gal Blues (track 1)
I Cried for You (track 22)
I Wanna Be Loved (track 16)

CD 2

drums:
Panama Francis (track 14)
flute:
Jerome Richardson (track 14)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (track 14)
double bass:
Milt Hinton (track 14)
piano:
Joe Zawinul (track 14)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (track 14)
arranger:
Belford Hendricks (track 14)
Chris Walden (track 6)
composer:
Irving Caesar (track 10)
Noël Coward (track 21)
María Grever (track 14)
Gene de Paul (track 6)
Irving Gordon (track 15)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 19)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (1937) (track 20)
conductor:
Belford Hendricks (track 14)
lead vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 14)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (track 21)
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 14)
Sammy Cahn (track 6)
Irving Gordon (track 15)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 19)
Vincent Youmans (track 10)
Al Dubin (1937) (track 20)
performer:
Brook Benton (track 16)
producer:
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 14)
vocals:
Dinah Washington (1954) (track 6)
Dinah Washington (1955) (track 7)
Dinah Washington (1959) (track 19)
Brook Benton (1960) (track 17)
Dinah Washington (1960) (tracks 17, 20)
writer:
Brook Benton (tracks 16–17)
Luchi de Jesus (track 17)
Lester Lee (track 7)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 7)
Murray Stein (track 16)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (tracks 16–17)
Gerald Marks (1932) (track 13)
Seymour Simons (1932) (track 13)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (tracks 13, 15)
Cahn Music Company (track 6)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 21)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 14)
Harms, Inc. (track 10)
Hub Music Co Inc (track 6)
Marlong Music Corp. (track 13)
Maurice Music (track 14)
Stanley Adams Music (track 14)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 7)
Henrees Music co. (1937) (track 20)
peermusic UK (UK publisher) (1937) (track 20)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 21)
cover recording of:
A Rockin' Good Way (track 17)
All of Me (track 13)
Mad About the Boy (track 21)
Teach Me Tonight (track 6)
Unforgettable (track 15)
What a Diff’rence a Day Made (1959-06 – 1959-08) (track 14)
later translated versions:
part of:
Hit the Deck (1927 musical) (track 10)
recording of:
Blue Gardenia (track 7)
This Bitter Earth (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Septemberly (jazz instrumental medley of "Tenderly" and "September in the Rain") (track 20)
Ja-Da Medley (track 13)
translated version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000046NK [info]