The Billie Holiday Story [Chrome Dreams]

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/1/2001
  • Label: Chrome Dreams
  • EAN: 5037320800121
  • Catalog Number: 8001
  • Sales rank: 18,888


Disc 1
  1. 1 Mob Town - Robin Clifford (7:26)
  2. 2 Harlem - Robin Clifford (7:28)
  3. 3 The First Recordings - Robin Clifford (11:07)
  4. 4 Billie and the Big Bands - Robin Clifford (10:07)
  5. 5 Café Society - Robin Clifford (6:17)
  6. 6 Trav'lin' Light - Robin Clifford (8:16)
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Decca Recordings - Robin Clifford (9:30)
  2. 2 Jailbird - Robin Clifford (5:01)
  3. 3 'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do - Robin Clifford (10:34)
  4. 4 The Verve Years - Robin Clifford (13:25)
  5. 5 Lady in Satin - Robin Clifford (9:55)
  6. 6 Ghosts - Robin Clifford (7:49)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Your Mother's Son-In-Law (2:47)
  2. 2 Riffin' the Scotch (2:38)
  3. 3 I Wished on the Moon (3:08)
  4. 4 Miss Brown to You (3:04)
  5. 5 What a Night, What a Moon, What a Girl (2:59)
  6. 6 You Let Me Down (2:56)
  7. 7 It's Like Reaching for the Moon (3:25)
  8. 8 These Foolish Things (3:20)
  9. 9 I Cried for You (3:13)
  10. 10 No Regrets (2:39)
  11. 11 Billie's Blues (2:40)
  12. 12 A Fine Romance (2:54)
  13. 13 That's Life I Guess (3:09)
  14. 14 He Ain't Got Rhythm (2:51)
  15. 15 Why Was I Born? (2:51)
  16. 16 I Must Have That Man! (2:58)
  17. 17 The Mood That I'm In (3:01)
  18. 18 My Last Affair (3:09)
  19. 19 Me, Myself and I - Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra (2:37)
  20. 20 Trav'lin' All Alone (2:14)
  21. 21 Nice Work If You Can Get It (3:10)
  22. 22 My Man (3:05)
  23. 23 When You're Smiling (3:01)
  24. 24 I Cant' Believe That You're in Love With Me (2:46)
  25. 25 You Go to My Head (2:50)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Strange Fruit (3:12)
  2. 2 Fine and Mellow (3:15)
  3. 3 I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues (2:52)
  4. 4 Some Other Spring (3:02)
  5. 5 Them There Eyes (2:53)
  6. 6 Night and Day (3:03)
  7. 7 The Man I Love (3:06)
  8. 8 Body and Soul (3:00)
  9. 9 God Bless the Child (2:58)
  10. 10 Trav'lin' Light (2:18)
  11. 11 Billie's Blues (4:12)
  12. 12 Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me (3:38)
  13. 13 I Cover the Waterfront (3:26)
  14. 14 As Time Goes By (3:10)
  15. 15 I'll Be Seeing You (3:31)
  16. 16 On the Sunny Side of the Street (3:04)
  17. 17 Lover Man (3:20)
  18. 18 Don't Explain (3:26)
  19. 19 Good Morning Heartache (3:08)
  20. 20 I Loves You, Porgy (2:58)
  21. 21 My Man (3:11)
  22. 22 'Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do (3:20)
  23. 23 You Can't Lose a Broken Heart (3:14)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Billie Holiday Primary Artist, Vocals
Henry "Red" Allen Trumpet
Buster Bailey Clarinet
Bunny Berigan Trumpet
Buck Clayton Trumpet
Harry "Sweets" 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 II Composer
Arthur Herzog Jr. 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
Al 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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