Article successfully added.

Dinah Washington Back To The Blues (CD)

Listen to sample now:
 
0:00
0:00
Please inform me as soon as the product is available again.

$23.69 *

* incl. VAT / plus shipping costsDepending on the country of delivery, the VAT at checkout may vary.

Item is temporarily out of stock.
Approx. delivery time: up to 3 weeks. (as far as available at the supplier - can be faster, but sometimes unfortunately not)

  • CD433429
  • 0.1
(Capitol Records) 15 tracks more

Dinah Washington: Back To The Blues (CD)

(Capitol Records) 15 tracks

Article properties: Dinah Washington: Back To The Blues (CD)

  • Interpret: Dinah Washington

  • Album titlle: Back To The Blues (CD)

  • Genre Blues

  • Year of publication 1997
  • Label Capitol Records

  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0724385433429

  • weight in Kg 0.1
Washington, Dinah - Back To The Blues (CD) CD 1
01 The Blues Ain't Nothin' But A Woman Cryin' For Her Man Dinah Washington
02 Romance In The Dark Dinah Washington
03 You've Been A Good Old Wagon Dinah Washington
04 Let Me Be The First To Know Dinah Washington
05 How Long, How Long Blues Dinah Washington
06 Don't Come Running Back To Me Dinah Washington
07 It's A Mean Old Man's World Dinah Washington
08 Key To The Highway Dinah Washington
09 If I Never Get To Heaven Dinah Washington
10 Duck Before You Drown Dinah Washington
11 No Hard Feelings Dinah Washington
12 Nobody Knows The Way I Feel This Morning Dinah Washington
13 Don't Say Nothing At All Dinah Washington
14 No One Man Dinah Washington
15 Me And My Gin Dinah Washington
Dinah Washington What A Diff'rence A Day Makes Dinah Washington What A Diff'rence A... more
"Dinah Washington"

Dinah Washington

What A Diff'rence A Day Makes

Dinah Washington

What A Diff'rence A Day Makes

(G“Dinah was the reason they wanted me to take over Mercury’s New York office,” said Clyde Otis. “They introduced me to her, and I said, 'I respect what you do so much, I'm afraid to even suggest a change in direction, but I have this idea for you to do “What A Diff'rence A Day Makes.” Have you ever heard it?' She said she had, and she asked me if I wrote it [Otis’ predilection for his own songs was legendary in the business]. I said I hadn't, but I told her if she recorded it, it could be very successful for her. She said, 'You do huh, motherfucker.' That was how she talked. She said, 'I'll give you one take, motherfucker.' I knew she meant one take, too. On the session, she was getting her shit together in the bathroom, and I told Belford Hendricks the arranger to get all the kinks out of the arrangement. She came back, she said. 'Ready?' One take, and we got it.

I went to a product meeting [at Mercury HQ] in Chicago, and played them ‘What A Diff'rence.’ They hated it. Meantime, Arnold Shaw [professional manager at the music publisher E.B. Marks] heard it and thought it was a monster. Arnold said, 'I'll take this song on the road, and I believe we can get the dee-jays to support it.' He went out three months, and when he came back it was a hit.”  In his book, Honkers And Shouters, Shaw adds that he actually brought the song to Otis. “When I suggested to Mercury executives that Dinah could sell pop, they patted me on the head and told me not to waste my company’s promotional budget,” wrote Shaw. “I was so excited when Clyde Otis cut [the song] that even though field promotion was the province of other members of staff, I went on the road. I spent nine weeks visiting disc-jockeys. Not R&B, but pop.”  

Dinah changed the song’s tense. Originally written in Spanish circa 1934 by Maria Grever as Cuando Vuelva A Tu Lado, it was rendered into English that year by veteran Broadway tunesmith Stanley Adams as What A Diff’rence A Day MADE. It hadn’t been an especially big hit in 1934, although it was interpolated into the 1955 Kirk Douglas movie, 'The Racer'. In 1959, it became Dinah’s first pop hit of the rock ‘n’ roll era, and it was, by any criterion, an exquisite performance. In 1975, Esther Phillips took what was essentially Dinah and Belford Hendricks’ arrangement of the song back into the pop Top 20. By then, Dinah was twelve years dead.

 

Various - Blowing The Fuse 1959

Classics That Rocked The Jukebox


Read more at: https://www.bear-family.de/various-blowing-the-fuse-1959-classics-that-rocked-the-jukebox.html
Copyright © Bear Family Records

Review 0
Read, write and discuss reviews... more
Customer evaluation for "Back To The Blues (CD)"
Write an evaluation
Evaluations will be activated after verification.
Please enter the digits and letters in the following text field.

The fields marked with * are required.

Weitere Artikel von Dinah Washington
A Rockin' Good Way - Juke Box Pearls (CD)
Dinah Washington: A Rockin' Good Way - Juke Box Pearls (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD17520

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$18.94 *
If You Don't Believe (1946-54)
Dinah Washington: If You Don't Believe (1946-54) Art-Nr.: JB1102

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$18.94 * $11.81 *
What A Diff'rence A Day Makes (LP)
Dinah Washington: What A Diff'rence A Day Makes (LP) Art-Nr.: LPML8006

Item must be ordered

$18.94 * $17.04 *
The Two Of Us - What A Difference A Day Makes (2-CD)
Dinah Washington: The Two Of Us - What A Difference A Day Makes... Art-Nr.: CDPLAY2090

Item must be ordered

$15.38 * $14.23 *
EP-Collection (CD)
Dinah Washington: EP-Collection (CD) Art-Nr.: CDSEE695

Item must be ordered

$21.31 * $17.79 *
Pappa Was A Poor Man - No Regrets (7inch, 45rpm, PS)
Jersey, Jack: Pappa Was A Poor Man - No Regrets (7inch,... Art-Nr.: 45JJ625019

Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$5.88
I Can Stand Tomorrow - Woman 7inch, 45rpm, PS
Jack Jersey: I Can Stand Tomorrow - Woman 7inch, 45rpm, PS Art-Nr.: 142303

only 1x still available
Ready to ship today, delivery time** appr. 1-3 workdays

$8.31
Im Tangorhythmus 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS
Alfred Hause: Im Tangorhythmus 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS Art-Nr.: 20012EPH

Item must be ordered

$11.87
Die Geisha - Querschnitt 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS
Various: Die Geisha - Querschnitt 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS Art-Nr.: 20041EPH

Item must be ordered

$14.84
Das Dreimäderlhaus - Querschnitt 7inch, 45rpm, EP, PS
Various: Das Dreimäderlhaus - Querschnitt 7inch, 45rpm,... Art-Nr.: 20072EPH

Item must be ordered

$14.84
Tracklist
Washington, Dinah - Back To The Blues (CD) CD 1
01 The Blues Ain't Nothin' But A Woman Cryin' For Her Man
02 Romance In The Dark
03 You've Been A Good Old Wagon
04 Let Me Be The First To Know
05 How Long, How Long Blues
06 Don't Come Running Back To Me
07 It's A Mean Old Man's World
08 Key To The Highway
09 If I Never Get To Heaven
10 Duck Before You Drown
11 No Hard Feelings
12 Nobody Knows The Way I Feel This Morning
13 Don't Say Nothing At All
14 No One Man
15 Me And My Gin