VA - Stardust: Capitol Sings Hoagy Carmichael (1995)
dBpoweramp rip | FLAC tracks + cue + log + scans | 01:02:42 | 300 MB (3% rec.)
Traditional Pop, Swing, Oldies | Label: Capitol (USA), CDP 8 32592 2
Hoagy Carmichael was one of the great composers of popular songs in the middle part of the 20th century. He is best known for writing "Stardust", "Georgia On My Mind", "The Nearness of You", and "Heart and Soul" – four of the most-recorded American songs of all time. Performers of this exceptional compilation are: Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole, Peggy Lee, Mel Torme, Louis Armstrong, Dinah Shore, Dean Martin, Lou Rauls, Betty Hutton, Johnny Mercer, and even Carmichael himself handling the honors on the final track.