Billie Holiday - Lady Sings The Blues

Artist:
Billie Holiday
Category:
Blues
Name:
Lady Sings The Blues
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Verve Records ‎– 833 770-2, PolyGram ‎– 833 770-2
Series: PolyGram Jazz Vocal Classics –
Type: CD, Reissue, Remastered
Country: US
Date of released: 1990
Category: Jazz, Blues
Style: Chicago Blues, Swing, Easy Listening



Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Lady Sings The Blues
Written-By – Holiday*, Nichols*
3:44
2 Trav'lin' Light
Written-By – Mundy*, Mercer*
3:08
3 I Must Have That Man
Written-By – McHugh/Fields*
3:03
4 Some Other Spring
Written-By – Herzog*, Kitchings*
3:30
5 Strange Fruit
Written-By – Allan*
3:00
6 No Good Man
Written-By – Fisher*, Higginbotham*, Gallop*
3:16
7 God Bless The Child
Written-By – Herzog Jr.*, Holiday*
4:57
8 Good Morning Heartache
Written-By – Fisher*, Drake*, Higginbotham*
3:28
9 Love Me Or Leave Me
Written-By – Kahn*, Donaldson*
2:36
10 Too Marvelous For Words
Written-By – Mercer*, Whiting*
2:10
11 Willow Weep For Me
Written-By – Ronell*
3:07
12 I Thought About You
Written-By – VanHeusen*, Mercer*
2:45
13 P.S. I Love You
Written-By – Jenkins*, Mercer*
3:36
14 Softly
Written-By – Beal*, Greene*
2:55
15 Stormy Blues
Written-By – Holiday*
3:27

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – PolyGram Records
  • Copyright (c) – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – PolyGram Records
  • Manufactured By – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Marketed By – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Remastered At – Polygram Studios, USA
  • Published By – Northern Music
  • Published By – Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc.
  • Published By – Mills Music
  • Published By – Edward B. Marks Music Corporation
  • Published By – Fisher Music
  • Published By – MCA Music
  • Published By – Lindabet Music
  • Published By – Donaldson Publishing Co.
  • Published By – Gus Kahn Music Co.
  • Published By – Warner Bros. Inc.
  • Published By – Bourne Co.
  • Published By – Dorsey Bros. Music
  • Published By – Unart Music Corp.
  • Published By – Malabar Music
  • Made By – PDO, USA

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Willie Smith (tracks: 9-15)
  • Arranged By – Tony Scott (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Bass – Aaron Bell (tracks: 1 to 8), Red Calendar* (tracks: 9 to 15)
  • Clarinet – Tony Scott (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Drums – Chico Hamilton (tracks: 9 to 15), Lennie McBrowne* (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Guitar – Barney Kessel (tracks: 9 to 15), Kenny Burrell (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Liner Notes – Michael Bourne
  • Orchestra – Tony Scott's Orchestra* (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Photography By – Herman Leonard
  • Piano – Bobby Tucker (tracks: 9 to 15), Wynton Kelly (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Producer [Original Sessions] – Norman Granz
  • Reissue Producer [Prepared For Compact Disc] – Paul Ramey, Richard Seidel
  • Remastered By – Thomas Ruff*
  • Research – Phil Schaap
  • Tenor Saxophone – Paul Quinichette (tracks: 1 to 8)
  • Trumpet – Charlie Shavers (tracks: 1 to 8), Harry Edison (tracks: 9 to 15)

Notes

On Back cover: This Compilation ℗ © 1990 PolyGram Records.
On CD: ℗ © 1990 PolyGram Records Inc.

Tracks 1-8 Recorded: June 6, 1956 New York.
Tracks 9-15 Recorded: Sept. 3, 1954 Los Angeles.
Tracks 13, 14 and 15 are additional tracks on CD only.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 422-833770-2 8
  • Matrix / Runout: MADE IN USA BY PDO 833 770-2 01%

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MG C-721 Billie Holiday Lady Sings The Blues ‎(LP, Album) Clef Records MG C-721 US 1956
POCJ-1903 Billie Holiday Lady Sings The Blues ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Verve Records POCJ-1903 Japan 1990
833 770-2 Billie Holiday Lady Sings The Blues ‎(CD, Album) Verve Records 833 770-2 US 1990
VC 3501 Billie Holiday Lady Sings The Blues ‎(LP, Album, RE) Verve Records VC 3501 Canada 1973
23MJ 3190 Billie Holiday Lady Sings The Blues ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Verve Records 23MJ 3190 Japan 1982