Label: Mercury - 825 152 QY • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Jazz, Pop • Style: Vocal
Vinyl Tap. United Kingdom. $ Add to Cart. Details. Billy Eckstine & Sarah Vaughan. Billy And Sarah. A1 Dedicated To You, A2 I Can\'t Get Started, A3 A Room With A View, A4 Ev\'ry Day, A5 No Orchids For My Lady, A6 What A Diff\'rence A Day Made, B1 I Love You, B2 Have A Good Ti.
BILLY ECKSTINE Vinyl Records and CDs: Those bearded hepcats like to remember legendary jazz vocalist Billy Eckstine just for his groundbreaking big band that brought Bop into the world with Diz, "Bird" and most every other great jazz nickname on board. But Eckstine was more than that. He was the first male African-American romantic idol.
The album set a whole new standard for male vocal jazz in the 60s – and is a distillation and refinement of earlier ideas in music by Billy Eckstine, taken down to more personal and fluid levels by Hartman – and recorded here with great small group baking that includes Illinois Jacquet on tenor, Kenny Burrell on guitar, Milt Hinton on bass, and Elvin Jones on drums. The vibe is very mellow, but never sloppy or sleepy – and titles include "Charade", "In The .
Discography. Billy Eckstine. Billy Eckstine's smooth baritone and distinctive vibrato broke down barriers throughout the s, first as leader of the original bop big band, then as the first romantic Black male in popular music. An influence looming large in the cultural development of soul and R&B singers from Sam Cooke to Prince, Eckstine.
Billy Eckstine: Now Singing In 10 Great Movies (LP, Vinyl record album) - The title says it all – as Billy sings themes from 10 big movies of the late 50s and early 60s -- .
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