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The perfect end to your weekend with Sarah Vaughan, BB King, Ray Charles and Georgie Fame

Music 'til Midnight, the best in timeless standards and late night sounds performed by Sarah Vaughan, BB King, Ray Charles, Joe Williams and Georgie Fame.

Moira ends this series of Music 'til Midnight with a featured album from one of her all-time, personal favourite singers, the great Joe Williams. This is his 1964 release, Me and the Blues. Backed by an all-star band including trumpeters Clark Terry and Thad Jones plus saxophonist Phil Woods, Joe explores the many moods of the blues in a selection that includes Good Morning Heartache, Early In The Morning, I'm Sticking With You Baby and Come On Blues. Plus a look back at just some of the many hits of Louis Jordan performed by Louis himself as well as by BB King with Dr John, Ray Charles and Georgie Fame. Including I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town, Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying and Saturday Night Fish Fry.

Music 'til Midnight returns to Radio 2 on Sunday 07 October.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Shirley Horn

    There's A Boat That's Leavin' Soon

    • Loads Of Love.
    • Universal.
  • Sarah Vaughan

    The More I See You

    • Dreamy.
  • Wes Montgomery

    Tune Up

    • Fusion.
  • Joe Williams

    Good Morning Heartache

    • Me And The Blues.
    • RCA.
  • Joe Williams

    Early In The Morning

    • Me And The Blues.
    • RCA.
  • B.B. King & Dr. John

    Is You Is, Or Is You Ain't (My Baby)

    • Let The Good Times Roll.
    • MCA Music.
  • Ray Charles

    Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying

    • The Genius of Ray Charles.
    • Atlantic.
  • Louis Jordan

    I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town

    • Somebody Up There Digs Me.
    • PENNY.
  • Georgie Fame

    Saturday Night Fish Fry

    • No Worries.
  • Willd Bill Davis & Johnny Hodges

    I'm Beginning To See The Light

    • Con Soul and Sax.
    • Sony.
  • Joe Williams

    Come On Blues

    • Me And The Blues.
    • RCA.
  • Joe Williams

    I'm Sticking With You Baby

    • Me And The Blues.
    • RCA.
  • Kurt Elling


    • The Questions.
    • OKeh.