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Ultimate Rhythm & Blues Hits Collection 1942-1945

102 songs (5 hours and 10 minutes) Released on 11 February 2015
1
Take It and Git
Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy
3:16
2
Stormy Monday Blues
Earl Hines & His Orchestra & Billy Eckstine
3:12
3
Mr Five by Five
Freddie Slack & His Orchestra & Ella Mae Morse
3:03
4
Let's Be Friends
Lil Green
3:18
5
I'm Gonna Leave You on the Outskirts of Town
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
3:07
6
When the Lights Go on Again (All over the World)
Lucky Millinder and His Orchestra & Dizzy Gillespie
3:16
7
Trav'lin' Light
Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra, Billie Holiday & Skip Layton
3:19
8
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
The Ink Spots
3:07
9
Cow Cow Boogie
Freddie Slack & His Orchestra & Ella Mae Morse
3:15
10
The Jitterbug Waltz
Fats Waller, His Rhythm and His Orchestra
3:23
11
See See Rider Blues
Bea Booze
3:18
12
What's the Use of Getting Sober (When You're Gonna Get Drunk Again?)
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
2:52
13
Hayfoot, Strawfoot
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra & Ivie Anderson
2:35
14
That Ain't Right
The King Cole Trio
3:11
15
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
The Southern Sons
3:16
16
It Had to Be You
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra
3:11
17
Let Me Play with Your Poodle
Tampa Red & Big Maceo
2:38
18
Bicycle Bounce
Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra
3:22
19
Let's Beat out Some Love
Buddy Johnson & His Band
3:02
20
The Chicks I Pick Are Slender, Tender and Tall
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
2:29
21
Why Don't You Do Right?
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra & Peggy Lee
3:15
22
Apollo Jump
Lucky Millinder and His Orchestra
3:23
23
Baby Don't You Cry
Buddy Johnson & His Band & Warren Evans
3:05
24
Riffette
Freddie Slack & His Orchestra & T-Bone Walker
3:03
25
Flying Home
Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra
3:12
26
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
3:19
27
My Heart and I Decided
Ella Fitzgerald & The Four Keys
3:01
28
Rusty Dusty Blues
Count Basie & His Orchestra & Jimmy Rushing
3:13
29
Paper Doll
The Mills Brothers
2:40
30
Hey Lawdy Mama (Meet Me in the Bottom)
Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy & June Richmond
2:58
31
Don't Cry Baby
Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra & Jimmy Mitchell
3:20
32
From Twilight 'Till Dawn
Ceelle Burke & His Orchestra, The 3 Shades & The 4 Dreamers
3:12
33
A Slip of the Lip (Can Sink a Ship)
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra & Ray Nance
2:57
34
Sentimental Lady
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
3:05
35
Five Guys Named Moe
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
3:02
36
All for You
The King Cole Trio
3:25
37
Sweet Slumber
Lucky Millinder and His Orchestra
3:15
38
Shoo-Shoo Baby
Ella Mae Morse & Dick Walters & His Orchestra
3:19
39
Ration Blues
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
3:08
40
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra & Cootie Williams
3:24
41
Hurry, Hurry!
Benny Carter & His Orchestra & Savannah Churchill
2:53
42
Cherry
Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra & Jimmy Mitchelle
3:11
43
Solo Flight
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra & Charlie Christian
2:48
44
I Learned a Lesson I'll Never Forget
The 5 Red Caps
3:03
45
When My Man Comes Home
Buddy Johnson & His Band & Ella Johnson
3:08
46
Cow Cow Boogie
Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots
3:00
47
Main Stem
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra
2:52
48
Sometimes I'm Happy
The Lester Young Quartet
3:12
49
Boogie-Woogie Ball
The 5 Red Caps
2:48
50
Salty Papa Blues
Dinah Washington & Lionel Hampton & His Sextet
3:06
51
Straighten up and Fly Right
The King Cole Trio
2:28
52
Gi Jive
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
3:01
53
I Can't See for Lookin'
The King Cole Trio
3:09
54
Cherry Red Blues
Cootie Williams & His Orchestra & Eddie Vinson
3:13
55
My Little Brown Book
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra & Herb Jeffries
3:14
56
Till Then
The Mills Brothers
2:39
57
Someone
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra
3:13
58
Is You Is or Is You Ain't (Ma' Baby)
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
2:46
59
Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra
3:04
60
You Always Hurt the One You Love
The Mills Brothers
3:11
61
Hamp's Boogie Woogie
Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra
3:18
62
I Stay in the Mood for You
Billy Eckstine with DeLuxe All Star Band
2:57
63
Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good to You?
The King Cole Trio
2:58
64
Going out the Back Way
Johnny Hodges and Orchestra
2:47
65
I Wonder
Cecil Gant
2:42
66
I'm Lost
The King Cole Trio
3:10
67
Is You Is or Is You Ain't
Cootie Williams & His Orchestra & Eddie Vinson
2:51
68
I'm Making Believe
Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots
3:13
69
Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots
3:13
70
It's Only a Paper Moon
The King Cole Trio
2:57
71
I Don't Mind
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra & Ivie Anderson
2:50
72
Somebody's Gotta Go
Cootie Williams & His Orchestra & Eddie Vinson
2:57
73
I'm Beginning to See the Light
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra & Joya Sherrill
3:15
74
Mop! Mop!
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
2:58
75
I Ain't Got Nothin' but the Blues
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra, Al Hibbler & Kay Davis
2:43
76
Sk Blues, Pt. 1
Joe Turner & Pete Johnson's All Stars
3:02
77
Sk Blues, Pt. 2
Joe Turner & Pete Johnson's All Stars
3:00
78
Tippin' In
Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra
3:22
79
Cecil Boogie
Cecil Gant
2:22
80
Strange Things Happening Every Day
Sister Rosetta Tharpe & Sam Price Trio
2:48
81
Rock Me Mama
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup
2:59
82
Caldonia
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
2:43
83
Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be)
Billie Holiday & Toots Camarata Orchestra
3:18
84
If You Can't Smile and Say Yes (Please Don't Cry and Say No)
The King Cole Trio
3:07
85
Caldonia
Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra & Ace Harris
2:53
86
Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well
Lucky Millinder and His Orchestra & Wynonie Harris
2:57
87
Somebody Done Changed the Lock on My Door
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
3:16
88
That's the Stuff You Gotta Watch
Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra & Ella Johnson
3:09
89
I'm Tired
Cecil Gant
3:05
90
The Honeydripper, Pt. 1
Joe Liggins & His Honeydrippers
3:07
91
It's Only a Paper Moon
Ella Fitzgerald & The Delta Rhythm Boys
2:44
92
I'm a Shy Guy
The King Cole Trio
2:56
93
Jimmy's Blues
Count Basie & His Orchestra & Jimmy Rushing
2:55
94
Last Night (And Now Tonight Again)
Billy Eckstine & His Orchestra
3:03
95
Daddy Daddy
Savannah Churchill and Her All Star Orchestra
2:36
96
The Honeydripper
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra & The Delta Rhythm Boys
2:48
97
Left a Good Deal in Mobile
Herb Jeffries & Joe Liggins' Honeydrippers
3:03
98
Things Have Changed
Big Maceo & Tampa Red
2:59
99
Beulah's Boogie
Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra
3:09
100
Be-Baba-Leba
Helen Humes & The Bill Doggett Octet
2:43
101
Blues at Sunrise
Ivory Joe Hunter & Johnny Moore's Three Blazers
3:17
102
Keep Your Arms Around Me
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup
2:33