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Night in Manhattan ; Sings Vincent Youmans & Irving Berlin

Lee Wiley (performer), Bobby Hackett (performer), Joe Bushkin (performer)
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Night in Manhattan ; Sings Vincent Youmans & Irving Berlin

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Contents
Night in Manhattan (tracks 1-12)
Sings Vincent Youmans & Irving Berlin (tracks 13-24)
Title
Night in Manhattan ; Sings Vincent Youmans & Irving Berlin
Performer
Lee Wiley  (zang) Bobby Hackett 1915-1976 (kornet) Joe Bushkin  (piano;celesta) Stan Freeman  (piano) Cy Walter  (piano)
Publisher
Jackpot Records, 2018
1 cd
Recording date
1950, 1951, 1956
Playing time
01:17:39
Note
Met bonustracks (tracks 25-26)
EAN
8436559464505
CDR
JFX6544
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Lee Wiley

Lee Wiley (October 9, 1908 – December 11, 1975) was an American jazz singer during the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s.

Biography

Wiley was born in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma. At fifteen, she left home to pursue a singing career, singing on New York City radio stations. Her career was interrupted by a fall while horseback riding. She suffered temporary blindness but recovered. At the age of 19 she was a member of the Leo Reisman Orchestra, with whom in 1931 she recorded three songs: "Take It from Me", "Time On My Hands", and her composition "Got the South in My Soul".

Wiley began her radio career at KVOO in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She sang on the Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt program on NBC in 1932, and was featured on Victor Young's radio show in 1933. From June 10, 1936, until September 2, 1936, she had her own show, Lee Wiley, on CBS.

In 1939, Wiley recorded eight Gershwin songs on 78s with a small group for Liberty Music Shop…Read more on Wikipedia

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