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On this day in jazz (October 08)

On this day in 1965, Andew Hill recorded Compulsion!!!! at the Van Gelder Studios in Englewood Cliffs, NJ (Van Gelder would remaster this album in 2006). 255 more words


"What a Difference A Day Makes (commercial and film excerpt)


Dinah Washington (born Ruth Lee Jones; August 29, 1924 – December 14, 1963), was an American singer and pianist, who has been cited as “the most popular black female recording artist of the ’50s”. 57 more words


On this day in jazz (August 29)

August 29th is a pretty special day when it comes to jazz. It is the day upon which alto saxophonist Charlie Parker (1920) and vocalist… 135 more words


0778 Baby (You've Got What It Takes) - Brook Benton & Dinah Washington (1960)

This song was written by Clyde Otis and Murray Stein in 1960. It was first recorded by Brook Benton and Dinah Washington that same year. It was released as a single with… 37 more words


Brook, Dinah, Sarah June And More Are Golden Goodies

Golden Goodies

Various Artists

Side One

It’s Just a Matter of Time – Brook Benton
Broken-Hearted Melody – Sarah Vaughan
Twilight Time – The Platters… 74 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl