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Blues make me happy : The ABC Paramount and Coral years 1956-1961

Cab Calloway (performer)
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Blues make me happy : The ABC Paramount and Coral years 1956-1961
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Blues make me happy : The ABC Paramount and Coral years 1956-1961 Blues make me happy : The ABC Paramount and Coral years 1956-1961

Blues make me happy : The ABC Paramount and Coral years 1956-1961

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Title
Blues make me happy : The ABC Paramount and Coral years 1956-1961
Performer
Cab Calloway 1907-1994 (zangstem)
Publisher
Sepia, 2018
1 cd
Playing time
01:10:14
EAN
5055122113294
CDR
JFX6697
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

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About Cab Calloway

Cabell "Cab" Calloway III (December 25, 1907 – November 18, 1994) was an American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor. He was associated with the Cotton Club in Harlem, where he was a regular performer and became a popular vocalist of the swing era. His niche of mixing jazz and vaudeville won him acclaim during a career that spanned over 65 years.

Calloway was a master of energetic scat singing and led one of the most popular big bands in the United States from the early 1930s to the late 1940s. His band included trumpeters Dizzy Gillespie, Jonah Jones, and Adolphus "Doc" Cheatham, saxophonists Ben Webster and Leon "Chu" Berry, guitarist Danny Barker, bassist Milt Hinton, and drummer Cozy Cole.

Calloway had several hit records in the 1930s and 1940s, becoming known as the "Hi-de-ho" man of jazz for his most famous song, "Minnie the Moocher", originally recorded in 1931. He reached the Billboard charts in five consecutive decades (1930s–…Read more on Wikipedia