Count Basie Story is a double album by pianist, composer and bandleader Count Basie featuring tracks originally performed by his orchestra in the 1930s and 1940s rerecorded in 1960 as a celebration of its 25th anniversary and first released on the Roulette label. Selections from the 2-LP set were also released as Roulette's The Best of Basie in 1962 and The Best of Basie Vol. 2 in 1964. The album was rereleased with bonus tracks in 2004 to commemorate Basie's 100th birthday.
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Features Song Lyrics for Count Basie's The Count Basie Story album. 7. Sent for You Yesterday Lyrics. Count Basie Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular Count Basie Lyrics.
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The Count Basie Story contains a lot of very punchy playing on music they all knew in their sleep, with the purr of the band at full stretch caught beautifully on Jumpin' at the Woodside. Joe Williams sounds authoritative on Sent for You Yesterday, and Every Tub makes you feel out of breath just listening to it. It's not like hearing Lester Young, Herschel Evans et al in the band, but these are classics without the crackle - and the blowing is pretty hot. Topics.
Count Basie Count Basie Story Blue Note 2004. A second two-disc set, The Count Basie Story, is also worthwhile, though somewhat less essential. Originally released in 1961 to commemorate the Basie band's 25th anniversary, the album offers updated takes on '30's and '40s classics like "Lester Leaps In," "Jumpin' at the Woodside," and "Swingin' the Blues
The Count Basie Story is a English album released on Aug 2004. The Count Basie Story Album has 26 songs sung by Count Basie, Joe Williams. Listen to all songs in high quality & download The Count Basie Story songs on Gaana. attr("src", $('. de tp.
Given the paucity of Basie recordings from the '40s issued by his own label, the quality and content of this collection of 14 songs cut exclusively for radio in 1944 is scandalously good.
|1-2||Down For Double||2:59|
|1-3||Lester Leaps In||4:17|
|1-5||Jumpin' At The Woodside||3:11|
|1-10||Jive At Five||3:02|
|2-1||Swingin' the Blues||3:17|
|2-2||Sent For You Yesterday||3:09|
|2-4||Blue And Sentimental||4:07|
|2-7||Red Bank Boogie||2:15|
|2-11||Out The Window||2:52|
|2-13||Good Morning Blues||2:52|
|2-14||Gee, Baby Ain't I Good To You?||2:31|
|(S) RB-1, SRB-1||The Count Basie Orchestra*||The Count Basie Story (2xLP, Album, Ltd + Box)||Roulette, Roulette||(S) RB-1, SRB-1||US||1969|
|YW-7541~2||The Count Basie Orchestra*||The Count Basie Story (Basie Plays Basie) (2xLP, Album)||Roulette||YW-7541~2||Japan||1976|
|S RB-1||The Count Basie Orchestra*||The Count Basie Story (Basie Plays Basie) (2xLP, Album)||Roulette||S RB-1||Sweden||1969|
|RB-1||The Count Basie Orchestra*||The Count Basie Story (2xLP, Dlx, Ltd)||Roulette||RB-1||US||Unknown|
|7243 5 79669 2 4||The Count Basie Orchestra*||The Count Basie Story (2xCD, Album)||EMI Records Ltd.||7243 5 79669 2 4||US||2004|