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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 11, 2016 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Benny Goodman Madhattan Room 21 October 1937 Live at the Madhattan Room otr-cat.com radio broadcast
Mel Torme New York, New York Medley Instant Party: Just Add Mel Torme Concord
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Autumn in New York Ella and Louis Again Verve
Jo Stafford Manhattan Serenade Yes Indeed! Proper UK
Kay Starr & Tenneesee Ernie Ford I'll Never Be Free Capitol Collector's Series Capitol thank you for this beautiful request in honor of your grandmother
Rudy Vallee Betty Co-Ed Heigh-Ho Everybody! Pearl
Merv Griffin o/ Freddy Martin Manhattan Radio & Recording Rarities Vol. 19
Patsy Kelly & Barry Wood o/ Al Goodman I'm Gonna Hang My Hat on a Tree That Grows in Brooklyn The Entertainers of WWII
Adelaide Hall o/ Mills Blue Rhythm Band Drop Me Off in Harlem Mills Blue Rhythm Band 1933-1936 Retrieval
Ben Selvin and His Orchestra Do the New York The Young Benny Goodman Timeless Holland rec 1931 Benny Goodman's first real job in the music business was with Ben Selvin
Sammy Davis Jr. West Side Story Medley Live at the Cocoabut Grove Reprise wonderful request for songs about New York!
Tony Bennett Spring in Manhattan Forty Years: Artistry of Tony Bennett Sony
Judy Garland I Happy to Like New York Cocktails with Cole Porter Capitol
Audrey Hepburn Moon River Music from the Films of Audrey Hepburn
Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin & Bing Crosby The Oldest Established (Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York) Guys and Dolls OST
Desi Arnaz I Come From New York The Best of Desi Arnaz the Mambo King RCA/BMG
Benny Goodman Orchestra She's a Latin from Manhattan "Let's Dance" Broadcasts Circle
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five Beware Let the Good Times Roll RCA love this song, thanks for requesting!
Louis Prima Brooklyn Boogie Selection of Louis Prima Gold
the Andrews Sisters Six Jerks in a Jeep Private Buckeroo OST great request, I had trouble tracking it down!
Duke Ellington The Sidewalks of New York The Blanton-Webster Band RCA
Ethel Waters Harlem on My Mind Irving Berlin: A Hundred Years
Blossom Dearie Manhattan Verve Jazz Masters 51 Verve
Ella Fitzgerald My Shining Hour The Complete Song Books Verve thanks for this beautiful request!
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Count Basie New York City Blues Our Shining Hour Verve
Mel Torme Sunday in New York Mel Torme Collection Rhino perfect request for today
Dean Martin Carolina Moon Swingin' Down Yonder Reprise fun request!
Frank Sinatra The Brooklyn Bridge The Columbia Years 1943-1952 Columbia
Horace Heidt and his Musical Knights Dawn of a New Day The Great Depression official song of the 1939 New York World's Fair
Raymond Scott Manhattan Minuet Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights Columbia
Paul Whiteman Orchestra v/ Jack Teagarden Fare Thee Well to Harlem Paul Whiteman: 1934
Kate Smith New York Medley God Bless America
Ray Charles New York's My Home the Genius Hits The Road Concord