Ringo's first studio recording outside of The Beatles featured remakes of standards that the Starkey family would sing around the house and at special gatherings.
Founder of Capitol Records, songwriter Johnny Mercer released just one album under his own name, but ‘Accentuate The Positive’ contained a host of classics.
'From Hello Dolly To Goodbye Charlie' took its snappy title from the versions of those songs that bookended the great singer's 1964 album.
In March 1945 Nat King Cole's debut album for Capitol Records became the first to top the Billboard album chart
In anticipation of the centenary of Ella Fitzgerald's birth in April, the new installation Ella Sings The Songbook has gone on display in Carmel, Indiana.