Ray Charles. Georgia of my mind. US 1960.

Ray Charles. Georgia of my mind. US 1960. With “Georgia on My Mind”, his first hit single for ABC-Paramount in 1960, Charles received national acclaim and four Grammy Awards, including two for “Georgia on My Mind”: Best Vocal Performance Single Record or Track, Male and Best Performance by a Pop Single Artist. Originally written by... Continue Reading →

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Duke Ellington. Billy Strayhorn. Take the “A” train. US 1932. Columbia ‎– B 1566-1 Duke Ellington Big Band Duke Ellington – piano Billy Taylor – bass Cootie Williams – trumpet Juan Tizol – trombone Barney Bigard – clarinet Harry Carney – baritone saxophone Sonny Greer – drums A’ Train” was one of many tunes written... Continue Reading →

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