Billie Holiday Story [Chrome Dreams]

The Billie Holiday Story [Chrome Dreams]

by Billie Holiday

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Release Date:
Chrome Dreams


Disc 1

  1. Mob Town
  2. Harlem
  3. The First Recordings
  4. Billie and the Big Bands
  5. Café Society
  6. Trav'lin' Light

Disc 2

  1. The Decca Recordings
  2. Jailbird
  3. 'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do
  4. The Verve Years
  5. Lady in Satin
  6. Ghosts

Disc 3

  1. Your Mother's Son-In-Law
  2. Riffin' the Scotch
  3. I Wished on the Moon
  4. Miss Brown to You
  5. What a Night, What a Moon, What a Girl
  6. You Let Me Down
  7. It's Like Reaching for the Moon
  8. These Foolish Things
  9. I Cried for You
  10. No Regrets
  11. Billie's Blues
  12. A Fine Romance
  13. That's Life I Guess
  14. He Ain't Got Rhythm
  15. Why Was I Born?
  16. I Must Have That Man!
  17. The Mood That I'm In
  18. My Last Affair
  19. Me, Myself and I
  20. Trav'lin' All Alone
  21. Nice Work If You Can Get It
  22. My Man
  23. When You're Smiling
  24. I Cant' Believe That You're in Love With Me
  25. You Go to My Head

Disc 4

  1. Strange Fruit
  2. Fine and Mellow
  3. I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
  4. Some Other Spring
  5. Them There Eyes
  6. Night and Day
  7. The Man I Love
  8. Body and Soul
  9. God Bless the Child
  10. Trav'lin' Light
  11. Billie's Blues
  12. Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
  13. I Cover the Waterfront
  14. As Time Goes By
  15. I'll Be Seeing You
  16. On the Sunny Side of the Street
  17. Lover Man
  18. Don't Explain
  19. Good Morning Heartache
  20. I Loves You, Porgy
  21. My Man
  22. 'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do
  23. You Can't Lose a Broken Heart

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Billie Holiday   Primary Artist,Vocals
Henry "Red" Allen   Trumpet
Buster Bailey   Clarinet
Bunny Berigan   Trumpet
Buck Clayton   Trumpet
Harry Edison   Trumpet
Roy Eldridge   Trumpet
Benny Goodman   Clarinet
Tiny Grimes   Guitar
Eddie Heywood   Piano
Johnny Hodges   Alto Saxophone
Jo Jones   Drums
Jonah Jones   Trumpet
John Kirby   Bass
Gene Krupa   Drums
Mundell Lowe   Guitar
Oscar Pettiford   Bass
Specs Powell   Drums
Artie Shaw   Clarinet
Tab Smith   Soprano,Alto Saxophone
Art Tatum   Piano
Jack Teagarden   Trombone
Claude Thornhill   Piano
Ben Webster   Tenor Saxophone
Teddy Wilson   Piano
Charlie Shavers   Trumpet
Lester Young   Tenor Saxophone
Dave Barbour   Guitar
Joe Bushkin   Piano
Cozy Cole   Drums
Irving Fazola   Clarinet
Bob Haggart   Bass
Edmond Hall   Clarinet
Horace Henderson   Piano
Carl Kress   Guitar
Johnny Mince   Alto Saxophone
Benny Morton   Trombone
Vido Musso   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Frankie Newton   Trumpet
Babe Russin   Tenor Saxophone
Joe Sullivan   Piano
Charlie Teagarden   Trumpet
Willie Rodriguez   Drums
Buddy Weed   Piano
Alvy West   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Coleman Hawkins   Tenor Saxophone
Stan Webb   Baritone Saxophone,Bass Saxophone
Walter Page   Bass
George Duvivier   Bass
Bernard Addison   Guitar
Louis Armstrong   Trumpet,Vocals
Everett Barksdale   Guitar
Joe Benjamin   Bass,Guitar
Artie Bernstein   Bass
Denzil Best   Drums
Barney Bigard   Clarinet
Larry Binyon   Tenor Saxophone
Johnny Blowers   Drums
Lester Boone   Alto Saxophone
Dave Bowman   Piano
Harry Carney   Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone,Vocals
Russ Case   Trumpet
Big Sid Catlett   Drums
Doc Cheatham   Trumpet
Shirley Clay   Trumpet
Sid Cooper   Alto Saxophone
Jimmy Crawford   Drums
Lem Davis   Alto Saxophone
Vic Dickenson   Trombone
George Dorsey   Alto Saxophone
Eddie Dougherty   Drums
Carl Frye   Alto Saxophone
Gordon Griffin   Trumpet
Joe Guy   Trumpet
Clyde Hart   Piano
Hilton Jefferson   Alto Saxophone
Armand Karpoff   Viola
Leo Kruczek   Violin
Billy Kyle   Piano
Lawrence Lucie   Guitar
George Matthews   Trombone
Sol Moore   Baritone Saxophone,Bass Saxophone
Jimmy Nottingham   Trumpet
Rudy Powell   Trumpet,Alto Saxophone
Bernie Privin   Trumpet
Allan Reuss   Guitar
Hank Ross   Tenor Saxophone
Hymie Schertzer   Alto Saxophone
Cecil Scott   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Kermit Scott   Tenor Saxophone
Artie Shapiro   Bass
John Simmons   Bass
Bill Stegmeyer   Alto Saxophone
John Trueheart   Guitar
Bobby Tucker   Piano
Teddy Walters   Guitar
Earle Warren   Alto Saxophone
Jack Washington   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone,Bass Saxophone
Dicky Wells   Trombone
Harold "Doc" West   Drums
Sonny White   Piano
Shadow Wilson   Drums
Paul Ricci   Tenor Saxophone
Kenneth Hollon   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Dick McDonough   Guitar
Larry Neill   Trumpet
Sammy Benskin   Piano
Art Karle   Tenor Saxophone
Tom Macey   Clarinet
Bernard Anderson   Trumpet
Dan d'Andrea   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Bernard Kaufman   Tenor Saxophone
Mike Pingatore   Guitar
Prince Robinson   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Jimmy Sherman   Piano
Joe Springer   Piano
Monty Kelly   Trumpet
Skip Layton   Trombone
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Paul Whiteman Orchestra   Performing Ensemble,Accompaniment
Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Morris Lefkowitz   Violin
Armand Camgros   Tenor Saxophone
Jimmy McLin   Guitar
Ernie Powell   Tenor Saxophone
Haig Stephens   Bass
Stanley Payne   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Jack Cressey   Alto Saxophone
George Serloff   Violin
Art Drellinger   Alto Saxophone
Lennie Hartman   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra   Track Performer
Lenny Davis   Alto Saxophone
John "Buddy" Williams   Bass
John Levy   Bass

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Percy Grainger   Composer
James P. Johnson   Composer
Jonah Jones   Contributor
Bob Haggart   Director
Jimmy Mundy   Composer
Sy Oliver   Director
Tutti Camarata   Arranger,Director
Harold Arlen   Composer
Dorothy Parker   Composer
Trummy Young   Composer
Jerome Kern   Composer
Billie Holiday   Composer
J. Fred Coots   Composer
Peter DeRose   Composer
Ervin Drake   Composer
Mark Fisher   Composer
Milt Gabler   Engineer
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Haven Gillespie   Composer
Joe Goodwin   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
Arthur Herzog   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
F.E. Miller   Composer
Ralph Rainger   Composer
Bill Stegmeyer   Director
Albert Willemetz   Composer
Clarence Williams   Composer
Bernie Hanighen   Producer
Ronnie Ingraham   Composer
Sam M. Lewis   Composer
Buster Harding   Director
Ted Koehler   Composer
Maceo Pinkard   Composer
Irving Gordon   Composer
Harry Link   Composer
Jack Strachey   Composer
Jacques Charles   Composer
Dan Fisher   Composer
Irene Higginbotham   Composer
Holt Marvell   Composer
Channing Pollack   Composer
Larry Shay   Composer
Abner Silver   Composer
Doris Tauber   Composer
Harry Tobias   Composer
William Tracey   Composer
Maurice Yvain   Composer
John Jacob Loeb   Composer
Sherman   Composer
Robert Prince   Composer
Mann Holiner   Composer
Alberta Nichols   Composer
Allan Roberts   Composer
Alvin Kaufman   Composer
Haven Johnson   Composer
Irene Kitchings   Composer
Lewis Allan   Composer
Herman Hupfeld   Composer

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