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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, May 16, 2021 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
The Washingtonians (Duke Ellington) East St. Louis Toodle-Oo The Duke Columbia
The Mills Brothers It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) L'Art Vocal Vol. 12 L'Art Vocal great request! love the Mills Brothers
Earl Hines & His Orchestra v/ Walter Fuller I Love You Because I Love You Classic Earl Hines Sessions (1928-1945) Mosaic
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra All of Me "Satchmo" Ambassador of Jazz Verve
Fletcher Henderson and HIs Orchestra New King Porter Stomp Big Band Jazz Vol. 1
Mildred Bailey More Than You Know Lovely Ladies of Stage and Screen Columbia
Perry Como with Henri Rene & His Orchestra Far Away Places The Essential Perry Como Sony Legacy great request for Perry Como!
Peggy Lee o/ Dave Barbour I Don't Know Enough About You The Best of Miss Peggy Lee Capitol
Jo Stafford The Trolley Song For You thanks for requesting this, great performance of this song!
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Sit Down The Gospel of the Blues
Spike Hughes & His Negro Orchestra feat. Coleman Hawkins Air in D Flat Coleman Hawkins The Essential Sides Remastered 1933-34 Proper UK
Louis Richard Day's Accordeon Swing Quartet Coquette Squeeze Me: The Swing Accordion Story Proper UK
Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra Them There Eyes Lady Day Sony
Count Basie Orchestra v/ Jimmy Rushing Pennies from Heaven Classic 1936-1947 Count Basie & Lester Young Studio Sessions Mosaic great request! always happy to play Count Basie!
Jose Curbelo & His Orchestra v/ Tito Rodriguez Machuquillo Live at the China Doll in NY 1946 Tumbao
Mezz Mezzrow and His Swing Band The Panic Is On Swing is Here/ Small Band Swing 1935-1939 RCA
Nat King Cole Trio Orange Colored Sky Complete Capitol Recordings of the King Cole Trio Mosaic great request for Nat King Cole!
Rudy Vallée and His Connecticut Yankees You Oughta Be in Pictures The Golden Age of American Sweet Bands Jasmine a whole set of requests!
Johnny Mercer They Didn't Believe Me Capitol Sings Jerome Kern: The Song is You Capitol
Kay Kyser & His Orchestra v/ Trudy & Harry Who Wouldn't Love You The Kay Kyser Hits Collection 1935-1948
Bob Hope & Jimmy Durante The Boys With Proboscis Make Mine a Double Columbia River Did not have the requested Bing Crosby/Jimmy Durante duet, hope this works for you!
Duke Ellington Date with the Duke Date with the Duke otr-cat.com 1945 AFRS radio transcription
Richard "Groove" Holmes Jeannine In the Groove Notnow
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Count Basie The Girl from Ipanema Our Shining Hour Verve always happy to get requests for Sam, my favorite male vocalist!
The Ames Brothers o/ Roy Ross Orchestra Rag Mop Cookin': Choice Cuts from the Famous Fifties did not have the requested song by the Ames Brothers, hope you enjoyed this one!
Nat King Cole Almost Like Being in Love The Extraordinary Capitol
Frank Sinatra o/ Nelson Riddle You Brought a New Kind of Love To Me Songs for Swingin' Lovers Capitol great request for Nelson Riddle!
Dinah Washington Make Someone Happy The Complete Roulette Collection Parlophone UK did not have Bobby Darin singing this song, hope you enjoyed it by Dinah Washington!
Fats Waller & His Rhythm The Girl I Left Behind Me Complete Recorded Works Vol. 3 JSP