Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Too Darn Hot
Ella Fitzgerald 3:50
2 Frim Fram Sauce
Diana Krall 5:01
3 Desafinado
Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd 5:51
4 The Girl From Ipanema
Astrud Gilberto 3:40
5 Quandro Quandro Quandro
Engelbert Humperdinck 3:18
6 Peanut Vendor (El Manisero)
Anita O’Day 2:41
7 Spanish Grease
Willie Bobo 2:49
8 Aguas de Marco
Antônio Carlos Jobim 3:58
9 A Swinging Safari
Bert Kaempfert 3:09
10 Cal’s Bluedo
Cal Tjader 5:34
11 Mack the Knife
Ella Fitzgerald 5:09
12 Tequila
Wes Montgomery 3:22
13 Big Bossa
Toots Thielemans 4:02
14 So Nice (Summer Samba)
Walter Wanderley 3:12
15 Whats New Pussycat?
Tom Jones 3.5 2:06
16 Grazing in the Grass
Willie Bobo 5:25
17 Agua de Beber
Astrud Gilberto 2:20
18 Amor Brasileiro
Vinicius Cantuária 5:02
19 So Danco Samba (I Only Dance Samba)
Stan Getz & Astrud Gilberto 3:39
20 Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4:14
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mas Que Nada
Sérgio Mendes 2:40
2 Oye como va
Santana 4:18
3 Guantanamera (Carnabeat short version)
Wyclef Jean 4:17
4 Played A Live (Bongo Song)
Safri Duo 3:19
5 Mucho Mambo Sway
Shaft 3:29
6 Rock the Juice
The Dude 3:32
7 Miami
Will Smith 4:34
8 Get on the Good Foot
James Brown 3:37
9 You Can’t Hold Me Down
Us3 4:23
10 Soul Bossa Nova
Quincy Jones 2:43
11 Salsa
Yuri Buenaventura 4:30
12 Eso Besso
Nancy Ames 2:03
13 Ponce
Noro Morales & His Orchestra 2:53
14 Mambo Is Here to Stay
Machito y Su Orquesta 3:07
15 Elation
Willie Bobo 3:50
16 Yeh Yeh!
Georgie Fame 2:47
17 Watermelon Man
Les McCann 3:41
18 You Can Do It (Baby)
Nuyorican Soul with George Benson 7:02
19 It’s Not Unusual
Tom Jones 4.65 2:02
20 Too Darn Hot
Mel Tormé 2:47

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Russell Malone (track 2)
double bass:
Paul Keller (bass) (track 2)
piano:
Diana Krall (track 2)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 15)
Bert Kaempfert (German orchestra leader, producer and songwriter) (track 9)
Marcos Valle (track 14)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 20)
Joe Ricardel (1945) (tracks 2, 2)
lead vocals:
Diana Krall (track 2)
lyricist:
Hal David (track 15)
Paulo Sérgio Valle (track 14)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 20)
Redd Evans (1945) (tracks 2, 2)
mixer:
Al Schmitt (track 2)
producer:
Tommy LiPuma (track 2)
recording engineer:
Al Schmitt (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Decca Music Group Limited (not for release label use, for ℗ & © rights holder use only) (1965) (track 15)
publisher:
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 14)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 20)
mixed at:
recorded at:
The Power Station in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1995-10-03 – 1995-10-08) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Samba de Verão (track 14)
later translated versions:
Aguas de marzo (track 8)
Een heel verschil (track 20)
Hello, Pussycat (What’s New, Pussycat) (du film "Quoi de neuf, pussycat ?") (track 15)
Les Eaux de mars (track 8)
Waters of March (track 8)
part of:
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 20)
recording of:
A Swingin' Safari (track 9)
Águas de março (track 8)
What’s New Pussycat? (1965) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-12-27 – 1966-12-28) (track 17)
trumpet:
Russell Crimes (1972-05-09) (track 8)
Isiah "Ike" Oakley (1972-05-09) (track 8)
membranophone:
John Starks (1972-05-09) (track 8)
organ:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1972-05-09) (track 8)
guitar:
Hearlon "Cheese" Martin (1972-05-09) (track 8)
Bobby Roach (1972-05-09) (track 8)
bass:
Leroy Vinnegar (1966-12-27 – 1966-12-28) (track 17)
Fred Thomas (bassist) (1972-05-09) (track 8)
sitar:
Baluji Shrivastav (track 9)
alto saxophone:
Jimmy Parker (1972-05-09) (track 8)
piano:
Les McCann (1966-12-27 – 1966-12-28) (track 17)
horn arranger:
Ed Jones (saxophone) (track 9)
tenor saxophone:
St. Clair Pinckney (1972-05-09) (track 8)
trombone:
Fred Wesley (1972-05-09) (track 8)
composer:
Samuel Barnes (track 7)
Joseph Mims (track 8)
William Shelby (track 7)
Stephen Shockley (track 7)
Leon Sylvers (track 7)
Ryan Toby (track 7)
Fred Wesley (track 8)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 8)
lead vocals:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1972-05-09) (track 8)
lyricist:
Joseph Mims (track 8)
Fred Wesley (track 8)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 8)
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) (track 7)
mixer:
J.C. Concato (track 9)
producer:
J.C. Concato (track 9)
Jerry Ross (Philadelphia soul composer/producer) (track 17)
Geoff Wilkinson (track 9)
solo sitar:
Gaurav Mazumdar (track 9)
vocals:
Michelob (Michael Widall) (track 9)
writer:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 18)
Gordon Mills (60s/70s UK producer) (track 19)
Les Reed (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Jazz (Germany) (track 9)
Decca Music Group Limited (not for release label use, for ℗ & © rights holder use only) (1965) (track 19)
publisher:
Valley Music Ltd (track 19)
produced at:
recorded at:
partial recording of:
Get on the Good Foot (1972-05-09) (track 8)
recording of:
It’s Not Unusual (track 19)
Miami (track 7)