Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 West End Blues
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 3:09
2 I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
Louis Armstrong 3:53
3 Lazy River
Louis Armstrong & Sy Oliver and His Orchestra 3:49
4 That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day)
Louis Armstrong & Gordon Jenkins’ Orchestra and Choir 3:03
5 La Vie En Rose
Louis Armstrong 3:23
6 April in Paris
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 6:32
7 A Kiss to Build a Dream On
Louis Armstrong 3:00
8 Moon River
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 2:56
9 When You're Smiling (The Whole World Smiles with You)
Louis Armstrong & Sy Oliver and His Orchestra 4:01
10 You Rascal You
Louis Armstrong 3:17
11 Ain't Misbehavin'
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 2:51
12 Makin' Whoopee
Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson 3:55
13 C'Est Si Bon (It's So Good)
Louis Armstrong & Sy Oliver 3:02
14 Georgia on My Mind
Louis Armstrong & Sy Oliver and His Orchestra 3:22
15 Blueberry Hill
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 3:16
16 The Gypsy
Louis Armstrong & The Commanders & Toots Camarata 3:18
17 Stars Fell on Alabama
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:31
18 Body and Soul
Louis Armstrong 4:41
19 I Only Have Eyes for You
Louis Armstrong & Russell Garcia 4:12
20 When It's Sleepy Time Down South
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 3:17
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Swing That Music
Louis Armstrong 2:49
2 Dippermouth Blues-Sugar Foot Stomp
Louis Armstrong 3:16
3 I've Got the World on a String
Russell Garcia & Louis Armstrong 2:48
4 Moonlight in Vermont
Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Oscar Peterson & Buddy Rich 3:40
5 East of the Sun (West of the Moon)
Louis Armstrong 3:16
6 It's Been a Long, Long Time
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 2:18
7 Basin Street Blues
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 5:48
8 Blues in the Night
Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson 5:10
9 Mack the Knife
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 3:53
10 Stormy Weather
Louis Armstrong 4:14
11 I'm in the Mood for Love
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra 3:07
12 Rockin' Chair
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 4:16
13 Hello, Dolly!
Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars 2:24
14 You're the Top
Louis Armstrong & Russell Garcia 2:30
15 Dream a Little Dream of Me
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:04
16 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Louis Armstrong 3:36
17 Your Cheatin' Heart
Louis Armstrong 2:42
18 Bess You Is My Woman Now
Ella Fitzgerald & Russell Garcia 5:27
19 Nobody Knows the Troubles I've Seen
Louis Armstrong 4:50
20 What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong's Orchestra and Chorus 2:18

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 14)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (track 1)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (track 12)
Louiguy (track 5)
Frank Perkins (track 17)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 14)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (1930) (track 18)
Harold Arlen (1932) (track 2)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 6)
Harry Ruby (1935) (track 7)
Henri Betti (1947) (track 13)
Beasley Smith (1949) (track 4)
lyricist:
Gus Kahn (track 12)
Mitchell Parish (track 17)
Édith Piaf (track 5)
Jerry Seelen (track 13)
Frank Eyton (1930) (track 18)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 14)
Edward Heyman (1930) (track 18)
Robert Sour (1930) (track 18)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 6)
Ted Koehler (1932) (track 2)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1935) (track 7)
Bert Kalmar (1935) (track 7)
Haven Gillespie (1949) (track 4)
orchestra:
translator:
Mack David (track 5)
writer:
Sidney Arodin (track 3)
Hoagy Carmichael (track 3)
publisher:
Beth Dryer Music (track 12)
Druropetal Music (track 18)
Mills Music (track 17)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 18)
Tobago Music Co. (track 12)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 12, 18)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 5)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 14)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 14)
cover recording of:
April in Paris (track 6)
La Vie en rose (English translation) (track 5)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Hör auf zu regnen (track 12)
later translated versions:
Cuerpo y Alma (track 18)
Goisern (track 14)
Hop dans la rivière (Lazy River) (track 3)
Makin' Whoopee (track 12)
later versions:
Gamla lyckliga sol (track 4)
recording of:
Body and Soul (track 18)
C'est si bon (English version) (track 13)
Georgia on My Mind (track 14)
Lazy River (track 3)
Makin’ Whoopee! (track 12)
That Lucky Old Sun (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 3)
translated version of:
C’est si bon (original french version) (track 13)
La Vie en rose (French original) (track 5)

CD 2

composer:
Horace Gerlach (track 1)
Karl Suessdorf (track 4)
Louis Armstrong (track 1)
Fabian André (1931) (track 15)
Wilbur Schwandt (1931) (track 15)
Harold Arlen (1932) (track 3)
Harold Arlen (1933) (track 10)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 14)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1940) (track 16)
Harold Arlen (1941) (track 8)
conductor:
Sy Oliver (1950-08-25) (track 15)
lyricist:
Horace Gerlach (track 1)
Louis Armstrong (track 1)
John Blackburn (songwriter) (track 4)
Gus Kahn (1931) (track 15)
Ted Koehler (1932) (track 3)
Ted Koehler (1933) (track 10)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 14)
Johnny Mercer (1941) (track 8)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (1942) (track 16)
orchestra:
Sy Oliver and His Orchestra (1950-08-25) (track 15)
vocals:
Louis Armstrong (1950-08-25) (track 15)
Ella Fitzgerald (1950-08-25) (track 15)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 10)
Essex Music, Inc. (track 15)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 16)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Dream a Little Dream of Me (1950-08-25) (track 15)
later translated versions:
Les Yeux ouverts (French version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 15)
Nostalgia (Italian version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 15)
Quand il pleut (Stormy Weather) (track 10)
Sag es mir in deinem Traum (German version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 15)
Você é o mel (track 14)
later versions:
Nostalgia (Marie Myriam song) (track 10)
You're the Top (Barbra Streisand's Back to Brooklyn version) (track 14)
part of:
Anything Goes (track 14)
recording of:
Blues in the Night (track 8)
Stormy Weather (track 10)
Swing That Music (track 1)
You’re the Top (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Never No Lament (track 16)

Release

ASIN: UK: B005BC2IVG [info]