(You’re So Square) Baby I Don’t Care – Elvis Presley (#317)

A Million Songs #000317 (You’re So Square) Baby I Don’t Care – Elvis Presley [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:35kxKjizQ6qjMwxmNpNbQQ” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]  Personnel: Written By: Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Bass: Elvis Presley Electric Guitar: Scotty Moore Piano: Dudley Brooks Double Bass: Bill Black Drums: D.J. Fontana Background Vocals: The Jordanaires Producer: Jeff … Continue reading (You’re So Square) Baby I Don’t Care – Elvis Presley (#317)

(Where Do I Begin) Love Story – Shirley Bassey (#289)

A Million Songs #000289 (Where Do I Begin) Love Story – Shirley Bassey [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:4MsgzrDNLV51cZ4tR0BfcO” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Francis Lai (Music), Carl Sigman (Lyrics) Vocals: Shirley Bassey Producer: Johnny Harris & Noel Rogers Record Label: United Artists Records Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Shirley Bassey – (Where Do I Begin) Love Story/For … Continue reading (Where Do I Begin) Love Story – Shirley Bassey (#289)

(Variations) – Madlib – (#270)

A Million Songs #000270 (Variations) – Madlib [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:2e4u8FswlwkLW7uhSUZICz” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Producer: Madlib Record Label: Stones Throw Records Lyrics: Genius Releases Original Release: Madlib – Beat Konducta – Vol. 4: Beat Konducta In India Original Release Date: 2007 Additional Releases: 2007 – Madlib – Beat Konducta – Vol. 3-4: Beat Konducta In India   … Continue reading (Variations) – Madlib – (#270)

(There’s) No Room To Rhumba In A Sports Car – Elvis Presley (#257)

A Million Songs #000257 (There’s) No Room To Rhumba In A Sports Car – Elvis Presley [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:3oGWYA9GjE0Kxb6rgeg7qk” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Fred Wise & Dick Manning Vocals: Elvis Presley  Electric Guitar: Scotty Moore Acoustic Guitar: Barney Kessel Acoustic Guitar: Tiny Timbrell Bass: Ray Seigel Piano: Dudley Brooks Drums: D.J. Fontana Drums: Hal … Continue reading (There’s) No Room To Rhumba In A Sports Car – Elvis Presley (#257)

(Love Is) The Tender Trap – Ella Fitzgerald (#195)

A Million Songs #000195 (Love Is) The Tender Trap – Ella Fitzgerald I can’t find a good copy of the studio version of this track on YouTube or Spotify, so this is a recently released live version. The mixtape will have the studio version Personnel: Written By: Jimmy Van Heusen (Music), Sammy Cahn (Lyrics) Vocals: Ella Fitzgerald … Continue reading (Love Is) The Tender Trap – Ella Fitzgerald (#195)

(I’ve Got) Beginner’s Luck – Ella Fitzgerald (#173)

A Million Songs #000173 (I’ve Got) Beginner’s Luck – Ella Fitzgerald [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:2GNxgsDUN4OGGIsxRe5wqM” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: George & Ira Gershwin Vocals: Ella Fitzgerald Guitar: Heb Ellis Piano: Paul Smith Drums: Alvin Stoller Bass: Joe Mondragon Percussion: Frank Flynn Alto Sax: Ted Nash Conductor: Nelson Riddle Producer: Norman Granz Recording Date: 1959.01.05 Record … Continue reading (I’ve Got) Beginner’s Luck – Ella Fitzgerald (#173)

“Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala (1MS#000012)

A Million Songs #000012 “Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:1Ffxfl1vuEDc0xBVPIQ50s” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] DJ Kid Koala crafted this song out of dialogue from Baby Driver (my favorite movie of the year), and it was then “written and performed” by actor Ansel Elgort in the film. You can even see him recreate this … Continue reading “Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala (1MS#000012)