Billie Holiday – The Ultimate Collection (3CD SET)

Artist: Billie Holiday
Format: 3CD
Bar-code: 5060143490095
Cat No: NOT3CD009


Whenever newspapers write of the Great Voices of the Twentieth Century, Billie Holiday will be among them. She is among the finest ever interpreters of the popular song as well as being a great jazz vocalist. The rock musician, J.J. Cale described her appeal by saying, “Billie Holiday is probably the biggest exponent of laidback there is. She  always sang behind the beat and I loved that.”

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CD 1

An Evening With Billie Holiday (1953)

1. Stormy Weather
2. Lover Come Back To Me
3. My Man
4. He’s Funny That Way
5. Yesterdays
6. Tenderly
7. Remember

Billie Holiday (1954)

8. Love For Sale
9. Moonglow
10. Everything I Have Is Yours
11. If The Moon Turns Green
12. How Deep Is The Ocean?
13. What A Little Moonlight Can Do
14. I Cried For You

Music For Torching (1955)

15. It Had To Be You
16. Come Rain Or Come Shine
17. I Get A Kick Out Of You
18. I Don’t Want To Cry Anymore
19. (I Don’t Stand A) Ghost Of A Chance
20. A Fine Romance
21. Gone With The Wind
22. Isn’t This A Lovely Day?

CD 2

Solitude (1956)

1. East Of The Sun
2. Blue Moon
3. You Go To My Head
4. You Turned The Tables On Me
5. Easy To Love
6. These Foolish Things
7. I Only Have Eyes For You
8. Solitude

Velvet Mood (1956)

9. Prelude To A Kiss
10. When Your Lover Has Gone
11. Please Don’t Talk About Me
12. Nice Work If You Can Get It
13. I Gotta A Right To Sing The Blues
14. What’s New?
15. I Hadn’t Anyone Till You

Songs For Distingue Lovers (1957)

16. A Foggy Day
17. Stars Fell On Alabama
18. One For My Baby
19. Just One Of Those Things

CD 3

Lady Sings The Blues (1956)

1. Lady Sings The Blues
2. Trav’lin’ Light
3. I Must Have That Man
4. Some Other Spring
5. Strange Fruit
6. No Good Man
7. God Bless the Child
8. Good Morning Heartache
9. Love Me Or Leave Me
10. Too Marvelous For Words
11. Willow Weep For Me
12. I Thought About You

Body And Soul (1957)

13. Body and Soul
14. They Can’t Take That Away From Me
15. Darn That Dream
16. Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off
17. Comes Love
18. Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good to You?
19. Embraceable You
20. Moonlight in Vermont