(I Got A Man, Crazy For Me) He’s Funny That Way – Billie Holiday (#123)

A Million Songs #000123 (I Got A Man, Crazy For Me) He’s Funny That Way – Billie Holiday [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:1Z7W4IaJEf6eF37ct5J78S” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Neil Moret (Music) & Richard Whiting (Lyrics) Vocals: Billie Holiday Guitar: Freddie Green Bass: Walter Page Drums: Jo Jones Piano: Claude Thornhill Trumpet: Buck Clayton Clarinet: Buster Bailey Producer: Bernie Hanighen Studio: New … Continue reading (I Got A Man, Crazy For Me) He’s Funny That Way – Billie Holiday (#123)

(Hep-Hep!) The Jumpin’ Jive – Cab Calloway (#102)

A Million Songs #000102 (Hep-Hep!) The Jumpin’ Jive – Cab Calloway [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:4o5xUJ6yvLWJniuF6UEXz3″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ep-jTUpOKEk Cab Calloway recorded this track with his orchestra in 1939. It became the 2nd biggest his of his career, behind only “Minnie The Moocher“. In 1943 he performed it in this amazing clip from the musical Stormy … Continue reading (Hep-Hep!) The Jumpin’ Jive – Cab Calloway (#102)