Boy Meets Girl is the more pleasurable of the two albums as the duo tackles some of the best tunes big-time writers like Cole Porter, Hoagy Carmichael, and Jerome Kern had to offer, classics like "You're the Top," "Cheek to Cheek," "A Fine Romance," and "Two Sleepy People. Swinging easily throughout, they sound like two pals who are having the time of their lives (the amazing photos in the CD booklet seem to bear this out). On "Summertime" Carmen is nearly drowned out by the orchestra and Sammy has to beat back the orchestra and vocal chorus on too many occasions.
Carmen McRae is a 1955 album by Jazz singer Carmen McRae. It was McRae's debut album and was released on the Bethlehem label. The album was reissued in 2000 with six additional tracks, alternate takes of songs from the original album. You'd Be So Easy to Love" (Cole Porter) - 2:26.
Porgy and Bess is a 1959 album by Sammy Davis Jr. and Carmen McRae of selections from George Gershwin's opera Porgy and Bess. Davis and McRae were accompanied by the Bill Thompson singers and the album was arranged by Buddy Bregman and conducted by Bregman, Jack Pleis and Morty Stevens. A Woman Is a Sometime Thing". I Got Plenty o' Nuttin'". Bess, You Is My Woman Now". It Ain't Necessarily So". "I Loves You, Porgy".
Carmen McRae (1954 album). Betty Carter at the Village Vanguard. Carmen Mercedes McRae (April 8, 1922 – November 10, 1994) was an American jazz singer, composer, pianist, and actress. McRae drew inspiration from Billie Holiday, but established her own distinctive voice. She went on to record more than 60 albums, enjoying a rich musical career, performing and recording in the United States, Europe, and Japan. Early life and education. McRae was born in Harlem. Her father, Osmond, was originally from Costa Rica, and her mother, Evadne McRae, an immigrant from Jamaica. She began studying piano when she was eight, and the music of jazz greats such as Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington filled her home. When she was just 17 years old she met singer Billie Holiday.
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She didn’t even explain, she just hated it. So like a teenager going from one parent to another to borrow the car keys, McKenna decided to try the idea on Lindsey. McKenna, who first burst onto the Nashville songwriting scene with three songs on Faith Hill’s 2005 Fireflies album, tells us the stories behind some of the many hits she’s charted in the last decade. RaeLynn, God Made Girls McKenna co-wrote this ode to femininity with Liz Rose, Nicolle Galyon and RaeLynn herself. Little Big Town, Your Side of the Bed’ It was the first song we wrote together, says McKenna of the painfully moving look at the gulfs that can open up between partners in a long-term relationship.