String of Pearls

Playlist for 13 January 2008

  • Title:
    YOU DON'T HAVE TO KNOW THE LANGUAGE
    Artist:
    BING CROSBY/THE ANDREWS SISTERS
    Album:
    THE CHRONOLOGICAL BING CROSBY 46-47
    Label:
    JONZO
  • Title:
    YOU MADE ME LOVE YOU
    Artist:
    HARRY JAMES ORCH
    Album:
    HARRY JAMES & HIS ORCH
    Label:
    MEMOIR
  • Title:
    I'M MAKING BELIEVE
    Artist:
    ELLA FITZGERALD/THE INK SPOTS
    Album:
    HEY BABA REBOP-THE FAMOUS 40S
    Label:
    DIDGERIDOO
  • Title:
    DARKTOWN STRUDDERS BALL
    Artist:
    HARRY ROY ORCH
    Album:
    THE DANCE BAND YEARS
    Label:
    PULSE
  • Title:
    THE BREEZE & I
    Artist:
    CATERINA VALENTE
    Album:
    52 ORIGINAL HITS OF 1955
    Label:
    MEMOIR
  • Title:
    AUFWIEDERSEHEN MY DEAR
    Artist:
    RUSS COLUMBO
    Album:
    RITZY - POPULAR MUSIC FROM THE 30S
    Label:
    DIDGERIDOO
  • Title:
    MY DEAREST DEAR
    Artist:
    IVOR NOVELLO/MARY ELLIS
    Album:
    SHINE THROUGH MY DREAMS
    Label:
    MEMOIR
  • Title:
    RIO RITA
    Artist:
    BEBE DANIELS/SAM BROWNE
    Album:
    STOP IT'S WONDERFUL
    Label:
    EMPRESS
  • Title:
    DRUMMIN MAN
    Artist:
    GENE KRUPA ORCH/IRENE O'DAY
    Album:
    HALLELUJAH
    Label:
    AVID
  • Title:
    YOU'RE THE TOP
    Artist:
    ETHEL MERMAN
    Album:
    LOVELY LADIES OF STAGE & SCREEN
    Label:
    COLUMBIA
  • Title:
    MAD DOGS & ENGLISHMEN
    Artist:
    DANNY KAYE
    Album:
    BALLIN' THE JACK
    Label:
    MEMOIR
  • Title:
    ON THE SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET
    Artist:
    LOU PREAGER ORCH
    Album:
    DANCE BAND DAYS - SIGNATURE TUNES
    Label:
    CB1

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