Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Besame Mucho
2:53
2 The Man I Love
2:28
3 Honeysuckle Rose
2:34
4 On the Sunny Side of the Street
2:32
5 Indiana
1:57
6 Barcarolle
4:01
7 Sweet Georgia Brown
2:29
8 Early Morning Blues
2:44
9 I Like to Riff
2:50
10 Straighten Up and Fly Right
2:35
11 For Sentimental Reason
3:05
12 But All I've Got Is Me
2:53
13 Exactly Like You
2:41
14 What Is This Thing Called Love?
3:01
15 Slow Down
3:09
16 Embraceable You
3:24
17 Caravan
2:47
18 It's Only a Paper Moon
3:10
19 Rhumba Azul
2:37
20 Sweet Lorraine
2:58

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 16)
composer:
Nat King Cole (track 19)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 4)
Consuelo Velázquez (tracks 1, 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 2)
Ben Bernie (1925) (track 7)
Maceo Pinkard (1925) (track 7)
Cliff Burwell (1928) (track 20)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 16)
Fats Waller (1928) (track 3)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 14)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (1930) (track 13)
Harold Arlen (1933) (track 18)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1937) (track 17)
Juan Tizol (1937) (track 17)
instruments:
The Nat King Cole Trio (1943) (track 16)
lyricist:
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 2)
Kenneth Casey (1925) (track 7)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 16)
Mitchell Parish (1928) (track 20)
Andy Razaf (1928) (track 3)
Cole Porter (1929) (track 14)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1930) (track 13)
E.Y. Harburg (1933) (track 18)
Billy Rose (Lyricist and Broadway producer) (1933) (track 18)
Irving Mills (1937) (track 17)
translator:
Sunny Skylar (tracks 1, 1)
vocals:
Nat King Cole (1943) (track 16)
writer:
Nat King Cole (track 10)
Irving Mills (track 10)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 18)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 10)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 17)
New World Company (track 2)
Remick Music Corp. (track 7)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 17)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 2, 16)
Warner Bros. Music (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (track 14)
Lafleur Music Ltd. (1995-12-12 –) (track 17)
arrangements:
Caravan (arranged by Au) (track 17)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 2)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 1)
Caravan (track 17)
Honeysuckle Rose (track 3)
The Man I Love (track 2)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
It's Only a Paper Moon (parody version) (track 18)
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 16)
Mia zwa (track 2)
On the Sunny Side of the Street (Portuguese version) (track 4)
Quando sogno (track 4)
later versions:
Har ni cykellås (track 3)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 2)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 16)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 16)
Wake Up and Dream (1929 revue) (number) (track 14)
recording of:
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 1)
Exactly Like You (track 13)
Rhumba Azul (instrumental) (track 19)
Sweet Lorraine (track 20)
Embraceable You (1943) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (tracks 7, 13, 17)
translated version of:
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (tracks 1, 1)