This is the 1928 recording by Nat Shilkret and The Victor Orchestra featuring the vocal talents of Lewis James performing "Thinking Of You" (Bert Kalmar - Harry Ruby) from the 1927 Broadway show "The Five O'Clock Girl". This post is edited to include the vocal. The team of Kalmar and Ruby gave us "Who's Sorry Now", "Three Little Words", "Nevertheless" and "I Want To Be Loved By You". In 1950 "Thinking Of You" was included in the biopic of the composers. "Three Little Words" starred Fred Asta…
Ball Parks, album created on May 1, 2015
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November 13, 2018English singer, songwriter, composer, record producer, and musical director Billy Nichols sings "Without Your Love" (Nichols) from his LP "Forever's No Time At All". This was written for the soundtrack of the film "McVicar". The motion picture was a bio of British bank robber John McVicar. Roger Daltrey of The Who starred in "McVicar" and produced it. English singer, producer, promoter Adam Faith also appears in the film. The 1980 soundtrack included the talents of Pete Townshend, John Entwi…
November 12, 2018The 1971 top twenty LP "Be Altitude: Respect Yourself" by The Staple Singers (Pops Staples lead vocalist, Cleotha, Mavis and Yvonne Staples) included one of the group's most well known efforts, "Respect Yourself" (Luther Ingram - Mack Rice). The single reached number twelve on the Top One Hundred and number two on the R&B chart. The track was recorded in Muscle Shoals and included The Memphis Horns being added later. Movie and television star Bruce Willis issued a version of "Respect Yoursel…