Tuesday, September 25, 2007

CD Review: The Greatest! Count Basie Plays, Joe Williams Sings Standards

1) Thou Swell
2) There Will Never Be Another You
3) Our Love is Here to Stay
4) 'S Wonderful
5) My Baby Just Cares
6) Nevertheless
7) Singin' in the Rain
8) I'm Beginning to See the Light
9) A Fine Romance
10) Come Rain Or Come Shine
11) I Can't Believe That You're in Love with Me
12) This Can't Be Love

Genre: Jazz

Ever heard a big band version of "Singin' in the Rain"? You can, along with eleven other great tracks, sung by Joe Williams, backed by Count Basie and his famous orchestra. This is how every jazz ensemble SHOULD sound.

***** out of five

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