Capitol Sings Cole Porter: Anything Goes

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All Music Guide - Arwulf Arwulf
As far as all-star Cole Porter compilations go, Capitol Sings Cole Porter: Anything Goes is recommended as an entertaining sampler of 25 titles performed by some of the label's biggest stars. These include, on the hip end of the spectrum, Nat King Cole, Nancy Wilson, Frances Faye, Jo Stafford, and Annie Ross, a disarming vocalist who collaborates warmly with baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. Peggy Lee is heard with George Shearing, Keely Smith with Louis Prima, Dinah Shore with Red Norvo, Tony Bennett with Count Basie and Chris Connor, and June Christy with Stan Kenton. Pop singers heard on this collection include Judy Garland, Liza Minnelli, Margaret Whiting, Dean ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Arwulf Arwulf
As far as all-star Cole Porter compilations go, Capitol Sings Cole Porter: Anything Goes is recommended as an entertaining sampler of 25 titles performed by some of the label's biggest stars. These include, on the hip end of the spectrum, Nat King Cole, Nancy Wilson, Frances Faye, Jo Stafford, and Annie Ross, a disarming vocalist who collaborates warmly with baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. Peggy Lee is heard with George Shearing, Keely Smith with Louis Prima, Dinah Shore with Red Norvo, Tony Bennett with Count Basie and Chris Connor, and June Christy with Stan Kenton. Pop singers heard on this collection include Judy Garland, Liza Minnelli, Margaret Whiting, Dean Martin, Gordon MacRae, and the Andrews Sisters. This mini-survey of great moments in mid-20th century pop culture is suitable for casual listening and optional singalong while cleaning house, preparing food, shampooing the cat, or operating heavy machinery during rush hour.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/13/1991
  • Label: Capitol
  • UPC: 077779636129
  • Catalog Number: 96361
  • Sales rank: 308,670

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 All of You (2:18)
  2. 2 Always True to You in My Fashion (2:01)
  3. 3 Anything Goes - Tony Bennett (2:21)
  4. 4 Begin the Beguine (3:25)
  5. 5 Blow, Gabriel, Blow (2:46)
  6. 6 Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye - Stan Kenton (3:47)
  7. 7 From Now On (1:50)
  8. 8 I Get a Kick out of You - Stan Kenton (2:41)
  9. 9 I Happen to Like New York (2:54)
  10. 10 In the Still of the Night (2:13)
  11. 11 It's All Right with Me (2:38)
  12. 12 I've Got You Under My Skin (2:36)
  13. 13 Just One of Those Things (2:13)
  14. 14 Looking at You (2:39)
  15. 15 Miss Otis Regrets (2:08)
  16. 16 So in Love (2:21)
  17. 17 True Love (2:30)
  18. 18 What Is This Thing Called Love? (1:52)
  19. 19 Why Shouldn't I? (3:11)
  20. 20 Wunderbar - Paul Weston (2:43)
  21. 21 You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To (2:33)
  22. 22 You're the Top - Jean Turner (2:36)
  23. 23 Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love) (2:12)
  24. 24 Get out of Town (3:04)
  25. 25 You Do Something to Me (2:51)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
The Andrews Sisters Vocals, Track Performer
June Christy Vocals, Track Performer
Judy Garland Vocals, Track Performer
Peggy Lee Vocals, Track Performer
Dean Martin Vocals, Track Performer
Liza Minnelli Vocals, Track Performer
Louis Prima Vocals, Track Performer
Dinah Shore Vocals, Track Performer
Jo Stafford Vocals, Track Performer
Nancy Wilson Vocals, Track Performer
Count Basie Track Performer
Tony Bennett Vocals, Track Performer
Chris Connor Vocals, Track Performer
Stan Kenton Track Performer
Billy May Track Performer
Gerry Mulligan Track Performer
Red Norvo Track Performer
Annie Ross Vocals, Track Performer
George Shearing Track Performer
Margaret Whiting Vocals, Track Performer
Keely Smith Vocals, Track Performer
Frances Faye Vocals, Track Performer
Helen O'Connell Track Performer
Jeri Southern Vocals, Track Performer
Gordon MacRae Vocals, Track Performer
John Raitt Vocals, Track Performer
Trudy Richards Vocals, Track Performer
Nat King Cole Vocals, Track Performer
Nelson Riddle Track Performer
Martha Tilton Vocals, Track Performer
Paul Weston Track Performer
Jean Turner Vocals, Track Performer
Technical Credits
Count Basie Contributor
Stan Kenton Contributor
Billy May Contributor
Gerry Mulligan Contributor
Red Norvo Contributor
George Shearing Contributor
Helen O'Connell Contributor
Nelson Riddle Contributor
Kevin Reeves Remastering
Pete Welding Contributor
Paul Weston Contributor
Brad Benedict Contributor
Wayne Watkins Contributor
Tommy Steele Art Direction
Robert Risko Artwork
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