Big Band Classics: The Crooners in the Beginning

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Rhino Flashback's Big Band Classics: The Crooners in the Beginning collects ten songs made popular between 1939 and 1945. Among the highlights are vocal tracks by Bill Moreing, Skinnay Ennis, Russ Carlyle, Frank Sinatra, Alan Simms, Ray Nance, Glenn Hughes, Tiny Hill, Gene Williams and Stumpy Brown. This is a worthy collection for fans of the era's top hits.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Rhino Flashback's Big Band Classics: The Crooners in the Beginning collects ten songs made popular between 1939 and 1945. Among the highlights are vocal tracks by Bill Moreing, Skinnay Ennis, Russ Carlyle, Frank Sinatra, Alan Simms, Ray Nance, Glenn Hughes, Tiny Hill, Gene Williams and Stumpy Brown. This is a worthy collection for fans of the era's top hits.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/10/2003
  • Label: Rhino Flashback
  • UPC: 081227546526
  • Catalog Number: 75465
  • Sales rank: 258,810

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Let's Fly Away - Anson Weeks & His Hotel Mark Hopkins Orchestra (2:31)
  2. 2 It's Only a Paper Moon - Hal Kemp & His Orchestra (2:38)
  3. 3 Heart and Soul (2:40)
  4. 4 All or Nothing at All - Harry James & His Orchestra (3:09)
  5. 5 It's a Blue World - Sterling Young & His Orchestra (2:45)
  6. 6 Just Squeeze Me - Duke Ellington's Famous Orchestra (3:31)
  7. 7 Braggin' - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra (3:06)
  8. 8 Margie - Harry James & His Orchestra (2:07)
  9. 9 Deed I Do - Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra (2:56)
  10. 10 Just a Gigolo - Les Brown & His Orchestra (2:11)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Frank Sinatra Vocals
Ray Nance Vocals
Glenn Hughes Vocals
Skinnay Ennis Vocals
Gene Williams Vocals
Stumpy Brown Vocals
Bill Moreing Vocals
Russ Carlyle Vocals
Alan Simms Vocals
Tiny Hill Vocals
Technical Credits
Hoagy Carmichael Composer
Harold Arlen Composer
Frank Loesser Composer
Irving Caesar Composer
Con Conrad Composer
Duke Ellington Composer
E.Y. "Yip" Harburg Composer
Jack Lawrence Composer
Fred Rose Composer
Mark Pinkus Producer
J. Russel Robinson Composer
George Forrest Composer
Arthur Altman Composer
Lee Gaines Composer
Walter Hirsch Composer
Leonello Casucci Composer
Chet Forrest Composer
Michael "Mike Dee" Johnson Liner Notes, Reissue Producer
Billy Rose Composer
Julius Brammer Composer
Robert Wright Composer
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