Compact Jazz - Dinah Washington
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  1. What a Diff'rence a Day Made
  2. I Could Write a Book
  3. Make Me a Present of You
  4. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  5. I Want to Be Loved
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  1. What a Diff'rence a Day Made
  2. I Could Write a Book
  3. Make Me a Present of You
  4. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  5. I Want to Be Loved
  6. Manhattan
  7. I've Got You Under My Skin
  8. I Remember Clifford
  9. Unforgettable
  10. Easy Living
  11. Backwater Blues
  12. If I Were a Bell
  13. Teach Me Tonight
  14. Keepin' Out of Mischief Now
  15. All of Me
  16. This Bitter Earth
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Not quite as fine as Sarah Vaughan's Compact Jazz disc, this Verve roundup still nicely frames Dinah Washington's stay at the label with a fetching array of her best cuts from the '50s and early '60s. Taking in some of Washington's best-known pop songs ("What a Difference a Day Makes"), the disc touches on her excellent Fats Waller ("Keepin' out of Mischief Now") and Bessie Smith ("Backwater Blues") songbooks, while also including something from a fiery live date with Clifford Brown ("I've Got You Under My Skin"). And this ...

Compact Jazz 1990, Verve

UPC: 042283070028

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