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Get in the holiday spirit with this classic Christmas playlist featuring Stevie Wonder, Frank Sinatra, James Brown, Peggy Lee & many more.
The 'Show Boat' tune became one of the master organist's dozen appearances on the Hot 100.
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In September 1963, Rick revived Glenn Miller's World War II hit 'Fools Rush In' for his next successful 45.
'Ella Fitzgerald: Just One Of Those Things' and 'Count Basie: Through His Own Eyes' will be issued by Eagle Vision.
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One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
Signed by Frank Sinatra to Reprise, Lopez is forever associated with his hit version of Pete Seeger's 'If I Had A Hammer.'
The incredible life and times of the great American singer and guitarist, as remembered by the man himself.
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The histories of the most iconic recording studios – Sun, Motown, Abbey Road – have made them almost as famous as the musicians who have recorded there.
Johnny Hodges was a brilliant saxophonist who graced many of Duke Ellington's recordings.
There has been no shortage of songs about the Moon, from romantic ballads to conspiracy theory-fuelled considerations and zeitgeist-capturing hits.