(What A) Wonderful World – David Bromberg (#278)

A Million Songs #000278 (What A) Wonderful World – David Bromberg [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5fZ2SC5WbDI0tPp55ctP7d” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Sam Cooke, Lou Adler & Herb Alpert Vocals, Electric Guitar: David Bromberg Lead Electric Guitar: Jesse Ed Davis Piano: Mac Rebennack Trumpet: Peter Ecklund Saxophone: Ernie Watts Violin, Viola: Evan Stover Violin: Tony Posk Violin: Julie … Continue reading (What A) Wonderful World – David Bromberg (#278)

(Somebody) Ease My Troublin’ Mind – Sam Cooke – (#230)

A Million Songs #000230 (Somebody) Ease My Troublin’ Mind – Sam Cooke [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:0JgMWvvUhH6UyWOG2oeG1b” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Sam Cooke Vocals: Sam Cooke Producer: Al Schmitt & Ray Hall Record Label: RCA Victor Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Sam Cooke – It’s Got The Whole World Shakin’/(Somebody) Ease My Troublin’ Mind (Single) … Continue reading (Somebody) Ease My Troublin’ Mind – Sam Cooke – (#230)

(I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons – Sam Cooke (#132)

A Million Songs #000132 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons – Sam Cooke [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:6wr7OJQS5J5kGXGm5jZCi0″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] There are dozens of good versions of this track, which is why I’ve changed the version used at least 4 times. I’ve bolded some of the best below. Personnel: Written By: Derek Watson & William Best Vocals: Sam … Continue reading (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons – Sam Cooke (#132)

(Ain’t That) Good News – The Supremes (#43)

A Million Songs #000043 (Ain’t That) Good News – The Supremes [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:4b3DsFYEDJkkIm0I7Nc9zi” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] The Supremes recorded this album mere months after Sam Cooke’s death. It features Florence Ballard in the lead vocal role instead of Diana Ross. While I do prefer Sam Cooke‘s version of this song, Cooke released this song as … Continue reading (Ain’t That) Good News – The Supremes (#43)