(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)

(No More) Dancin’ In The Street – John Hiatt (#202)

A Million Songs #000202 (No More) Dancin’ In The Street – John Hiatt [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:6ss3XU761eOCnQb5is6BN8″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: John Hiatt Vocals, Guitar: John Hiatt Guitar, Bass: Jon Paris Guitar: Doug Yankus Bass: Veyler Hildebrand Piano, Organ: Todd Cochran Producer: Denny Bruce Record Label: MCA Lyrics: Song Meanings Releases Original Release: John Hiatt – … Continue reading (No More) Dancin’ In The Street – John Hiatt (#202)

(I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My) Sister Kate – Ann-Margret & Al Hirt (#136)

A Million Songs #000136 (I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My) Sister Kate – Ann-Margret & Al Hirt Personnel: Written By: Clarence Williams & Armand Piron Vocals: Ann-Margret Trumpet: Al Hirt Record Label: Bear Family Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Ann-Margret – (1961 – 1966) Original Release Date: 1998 Covers: 1921 – Ladd’s Black Aces … Continue reading (I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My) Sister Kate – Ann-Margret & Al Hirt (#136)

(Here We Go Round) The Lemon Tree – The Move (#104)

A Million Songs #000104 (Here We Go Round) The Lemon Tree – The Move [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7BVu7OuMzgfCj1jh2hD7kS” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] This is definitely one of the weirdest songs I’ve encountered while doing this project. The music is fine, with it’s driving bass line and snare-centric drum beat, even if the chorus is a bit strange. … Continue reading (Here We Go Round) The Lemon Tree – The Move (#104)

(Everybody) Do The Watusi – Nicole Willis (#85)

A Million Songs #000085 (Everybody) Do The Watusi – Nicole Willis [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7ClK1y9Z0jksSHL3Ek3e0A” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]   Personnel: Written By: Lassi Lehto, Nicole Willis & Petri Toikkanan Vocals: Nicole Willis Music: The UMO Jazz Orchestra Producer: Nicole Willis Record Label: Persephone Records Releases Original Release: Nicole Willis & UMO Jazz Orchestra – My Name Is … Continue reading (Everybody) Do The Watusi – Nicole Willis (#85)

(Every Time I Hear That) Mellow Saxophone – Roy Montrell (#82)

A Million Songs #000082 (Every Time I Hear That) Mellow Saxophone – Roy Montrell [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:2RjpkTcVv36r30mmT4XOTy” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Roy Montrell, Marascalo & Blackwell Vocals: Roy Montrell Tenor Sax: Lee Allen Baritone Sax: Red Tyler Record Label: Specialty Records Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Roy Montrell – (Every Time … Continue reading (Every Time I Hear That) Mellow Saxophone – Roy Montrell (#82)

(At The) Discotheque – Chubby Checker (#55)

A Million Songs #000055 (At The) Discotheque – Chubby Checker [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed/track/61dsNa2j7XH6TIPIZEanwC” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein & Richard Goettehrer Producer: Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein & Richard Goettehrer Record Label: Parkway Records Lyrics: Genius Releases Original Release:  Chubby Checker – Let’s Do The Freddie/(At The) Discotheque 7″ Original Release Date: … Continue reading (At The) Discotheque – Chubby Checker (#55)