(You Hit The Wrong Note) Billy Goat – Bill Haley And His Comets (#305)

A Million Songs #000305 (You Hit The Wrong Note) Billy Goat – Bill Haley And His Comets Personnel: Written By: Leslie McFarland Vocals, Guitar: Bill Haley  Guitar: Francis Beecher Steel Guitar: William Williamson  Bass: Al Rex Drums: Ralph Jones Piano: Johnny Grande Tenor Sax: Frank Scott Record Label: Decca Releases Original Release: Bill Haley And His Comets – (You … Continue reading (You Hit The Wrong Note) Billy Goat – Bill Haley And His Comets (#305)

(You Dyed Your Hair) Chartreuse – Louis Jordan (#301)

A Million Songs #000301 (You Dyed Your Hair) Chartreuse – Louis Jordan [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:3wcyKMGFWJhZi8LkhgGtvk” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Billy Moore, Jr. & Leslie McFarland Vocals, Sax: Louis Jordan Recording Date: 1950.08.18 Record Label: Decca Lyrics: Genius Releases Original Release: Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five – Lemonade/(You Dyed Your Hair) Chartreuse (Single) Original Release Date: … Continue reading (You Dyed Your Hair) Chartreuse – Louis Jordan (#301)

(When We Are Dancin’) I Get Ideas – Louis Armstrong (#286)

A Million Songs #000286 (When We Are Dancin’) I Get Ideas – Louis Armstrong [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:10ICL7zhlgEEhgsHKgyoWi” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IuueYwhXWxE Personnel: Written By: Julio Cesar Sanders (Music), Dorcas Cochran (Lyrics) Vocals, Trumpet: Louis Armstrong Bass: Sandy Block Drums: Bunny Shawker Piano: Billy Kyle Trombone: Cutty Cutshall Clarinet, Alto Sax: Milt Yaner Alto Sax: George … Continue reading (When We Are Dancin’) I Get Ideas – Louis Armstrong (#286)

(We’re Gonna) Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley & His Comets (#275)

A Million Songs #000275 (We’re Gonna) Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley & His Comets [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:42yP5D36DoJ7cKKnhnwOZp” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: James E. Myers & Max C. Freedman Vocals, Guitar: Bill Haley Guitar: Franny Beecher  Electric Guitar: Danny Cedrone Steel Guitar: Billy Williamson Bass: Marshall Lytle Drums: Billy Gussack Piano: Johnny Grande … Continue reading (We’re Gonna) Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley & His Comets (#275)

(There’ll Be A) Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin – Bing Crosby with the Andrews Sisters (#252)

A Million Songs #000252 (There’ll Be A) Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin – Bing Crosby with the Andrews Sisters [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:25BdzYbBWqRwFns1gk6EiJ” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Sgt. Joe Bushkin & Pvt. John De Vries Vocals: Bing Crosby  Vocals: The Andrews Sisters Orchestra: Victor Schoen and his Orchestra Recording Date: 1944.06.30 Record … Continue reading (There’ll Be A) Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin – Bing Crosby with the Andrews Sisters (#252)

(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’ll Be Glad When You’re Dead) You Rascal You – Louis Armstrong & Louis Jordan (#147)

A Million Songs #000147 (I’ll Be Glad When You’re Dead) You Rascal You – Louis Armstrong & Louis Jordan [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7m78J04jdDEMZ5JmtLzyNs” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] A Top 1% Song Personnel: Written By: Sam Theard Vocals, Alto Sax: Louis Jordan Vocals, Trumpet: Louis Armstrong Guitar: Bill Jennings Bass: Bob Bushnell Drums: Joe Morris Tenor Sax: Josh Jackson … Continue reading (I’ll Be Glad When You’re Dead) You Rascal You – Louis Armstrong & Louis Jordan (#147)

(If I Had) Rhythm In My Nursery Rhymes – Jimmie Lunceford (#141)

A Million Songs #000141 (If I Had) Rhythm In My Nursery Rhymes – Jimmie Lunceford [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:6ne4hBQN2aVb7hkY7OFKxa” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Jimmie Lunceford & Saul Chaplin (Music) with Don Raye & Sammy Cahn (Lyrics) Vocals: Willie Smith Alto Sax: Jimmie Lunceford Record Label: Decca Records  Releases Original Release: Jimmie Lunceford – (If I Had) … Continue reading (If I Had) Rhythm In My Nursery Rhymes – Jimmie Lunceford (#141)