Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I’m in the Mood for Love
3:11
2 Embraceable You
3:23
3 My Funny Valentine
2:08
4 Besame Mucho
2:51
5 Too Marvelous for Words
2:20
6 Autumn Leaves
2:39
7 Your Cheatin’ Heart
2:25
8 A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
4:43
9 Sweet Lorraine
3:09
10 You Must Be Blind
3:01
11 It’s Only a Paper Moon
2:55
12 On the Sunny Side of the Street
2:31
13 The More I See You
3:27
14 I Thought You Ought to Know
2:35
15 I Don’t Know Why
2:45
16 This Will Make You Laugh
3:16
17 Gee, Baby Ain’t I Good to You
2:56
18 I Realize Now
3:13
19 Stardust (instrumental)
2:57
20 When I Fall in Love (instrumental)
2:26

Credits

Medium 1

guitar:
Oscar Moore (1946-03-15) (track 1)
double bass:
Johnny Miller (part of the Nat King Cole Trio) (1946-03-15) (track 1)
piano:
Nat King Cole (1946-03-15) (track 1)
arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 2)
composer:
Nat King Cole (track 10)
Irene Higginbotham (track 16)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (tracks 1, 12)
Don Redman (track 17)
Consuelo Velázquez (tracks 4, 4)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 13)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 7)
Victor Young (track 20)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 19)
Cliff Burwell (1928) (track 9)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 2)
Harold Arlen (1933) (track 11)
Richard A. Whiting (1937) (track 5)
Manning Sherwin (1939) (track 8)
Joseph Kosma (1945) (track 6)
lyricist:
Nat King Cole (track 10)
Irene Higginbotham (track 16)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 7)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (tracks 1, 12)
Mack Gordon (track 13)
Edward Heyman (track 20)
Eric Maschwitz (track 8)
Andy Razaf (track 17)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 2)
Mitchell Parish (1928) (track 9)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 19)
E.Y. Harburg (1933) (track 11)
Billy Rose (Lyricist and Broadway producer) (1933) (track 11)
Johnny Mercer (1937) (track 5)
Jacques Prévert (1945) (track 6)
translator:
Sunny Skylar (tracks 4, 4)
Johnny Mercer (1947) (track 6)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 20)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 11, 20)
Four Jays Music Co. (track 13)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 19)
Morley Music Corp. (track 6)
Peermusic (UK) Ltd. (track 13)
Razaf Music (track 17)
Shapiro Bernstein & Co. Ltd. (tracks 11–12)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 13)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 20)
recorded at:
arrangements:
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (for band, Fernie) (track 8)
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (for piano, Danillon) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Autumn Leaves (jazz standard) (track 6)
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 4)
instrumental cover recording of:
Stardust (the jazz standard) (track 19)
When I Fall in Love (track 20)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
It's Only a Paper Moon (parody version) (track 11)
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 2)
Las hojas muertas (Autumn Leaves) (track 6)
On the Sunny Side of the Street (Portuguese version) (track 12)
Polvere di stelle (track 19)
Quando sogno (track 12)
Rudens zelts (track 6)
later versions:
L'air qui balance (track 13)
The Fall (track 6)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 2)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 4)
Embraceable You (track 2)
Sweet Lorraine (track 9)
The More I See You (track 13)
You Must Be Blind (track 10)
I’m in the Mood for Love (1946-03-15) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (tracks 4, 4)