Friday, August 28, 2020

August 29, 2020: Nice Work If You Can Get It

Each year, Americans take time to celebrate the many workers and laborers in our land. This week, we celebrate the works of timeless jazz artists like Dee Dee Bridgewater, Chick Corea, and Nina Simone. It's "Nice Work If You Can Get It" from Simply Timeless.


Playlist for August 29, 2020

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
Nice Work If You Can Get ItElla FitzgeraldOh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook.Verve199603:31
Pick Yourself UpNat King ColeCapitol Sings Jerome Kern: The Song Is You.Capitol199803:10
He's Funny That WayJune ChristyJune Christy Recalls Those Kenton Days.Capitol195903:46
Strike Up the BandTony Bennett & Count BasieStrike Up the Band.Roulette198101:33
Heigh HoProfessor Cunningham & His Old SchoolSwings the Songs of Disney.Arbors202002:38
A Hard Day's NightRené MarieSerene Renegade.MAXJazz200305:33
We Can Work It OutStevie WonderSigned, Sealed and Delivered.Motown197003:18
Work SongJazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra & Wynton MarsalisBlack, Brown & Beige.Blue Engine202008:03
Come SundayDee Dee BridgewaterDee Dee's Feathers.Okeh201504:43
Ol' Man RiverErroll GarnerGershwin and Kern.Mack Avenue202003:17
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?Rachel SuttonA Million Conversations.33 Jazz202005:21
Until the Real Thing Comes AlongInk SpotsThe Best of the Ink Spots.Decca195503:27
Nice Work If You Can Get ItTony Bennett & Diana KrallLove Is Here to Stay.Columbia / Verve201802:43
Fascinating RhythmLizzie ThomasNew Sounds from the Jazz Age.Ind.202003:08
You're Just a No AccountLouis ArmstrongThe Decca Singles 1935 - 1946.Verve201702:46
LazybonesNellie McKaySister Orchid.Palmetto201803:08
Whistle While You WorkKai WindingKai Winding Septet Cleveland 1957.Storyville200003:08
WorkChick Corea TrioTrilogy 2.Concord201904:52
EsperaEsperanza SpaldingEsperanza.Heads Up200804:36
You Brought a New Kind of Love to MeFrank SinatraSongs for Swingin' Lovers.Capitol195602:46
I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water (feat. Carmen Bradford)DIVA Jazz OrchestraLive From Jazz at Lincoln Center's Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola.Ind.200803:00
For You My LoveLou RawlsThe Legendary Lou Rawls.Capitol199203:16
Namely YouJoanie SummersLet's Talk About Love.Warner196203:16
Ol' Man RiverCount BasieNot Now I'll Tell You When.Roulette196004:54
Ain't Got No - I Got LifeNina SimoneThe Very Best of Nina Simone - Sugar in My Bowl (1967 - 1972).RCA199802:15
That Lucky Old SunRay CharlesAnthology.Rhino198804:23
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196003:05

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