Thursday, February 14, 2008

For Lovers Only

Happy Valentine's Day folks.

Here's some songs for you and your baby to dance to. It starts out rocking, builds to joyous crescendo, and then it gets nice and slow.

Use at your own discretion.


"Dedicated To The One I Love" mp3
by The "5" Royales, 1957.
available on The Very Best of the 5 Royales

"Tell All The World About You" mp3
by Ray Charles with the Raylettes, 1958.
available on The Birth Of Soul : The Complete Atlantic Rhythm & Blues Recordings, 1952-1959

"She's Sugar Sweet" mp3
by Eddie Hudson, 1958.
out of print

"That's Why (I Love You So)" mp3
by Jackie Wilson, 1959.
available on The Ultimate Jackie Wilson

"Whole Lotta Love" mp3
by B.B. "Blues Boy" King, 1958.
available on His RPM Hits 1951-1957

"Your True Love" mp3
by Carl Perkins, 1957.
available on The Essential Sun Collection

"My Funny Valentine" mp3
Gerry Mulligan Quartet, 1952.
available on My Funny Valentine

"My Funny Valentine" mp3
by Chet Baker, 1954.
available on Chet Baker Sings

"My Funny Valentine" mp3
Miles Davis Quintet, 1956.
available on Cookin' With the Miles Davis Quintet

"My Funny Valentine" mp3
Ben Webster and Teddy Wilson, 1954.
available on Ben Webster for Lovers

top photo: © Ted Barron, 1988.


Anonymous said...

I love the whole set, but what made me grin from ear-to-ear was the Eddie Hudson cut. Thanks for this post.

mcm said...

Great post and fantastic site