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Dinah Washington: The Complete Volume 2 - 1946-1947 (CD)

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Article properties: Dinah Washington: The Complete Volume 2 - 1946-1947 (CD)

  • Interpret: Dinah Washington

  • Album titlle: The Complete Volume 2 - 1946-1947 (CD)

  • Genre Blues

  • Year of publication 1988
  • Artikelart CD

  • Label The Official Record

  • EAN: 0031287003521

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Washington, Dinah - The Complete Volume 2 - 1946-1947 (CD) CD 1
01 Embraceable You Dinah Washington
02 I Can’t Get ed With You Dinah Washington
03 When A Woman Loves A Man Dinah Washington
04 Joy Juice Dinah Washington
05 Oo-we Walkie Talkie Dinah Washington
06 The Man I Love Dinah Washington
07 You Didn’t Want Me Then Dinah Washington
08 A Slick Chick (On The Mellow Side) Dinah Washington
09 Postman Blues Dinah Washington
10 That’s Why A Woman Loves A Heel Dinah Washington
11 Mean And Evil Blues Dinah Washington
12 Stairway To The Stars Dinah Washington
13 I Want To Be Loved Dinah Washington
14 You Satisfy Dinah Washington
15 Fool That I Am Dinah Washington
16 There’s Got To Be A Change Dinah Washington
Dinah Washington What A Diff'rence A Day Makes Dinah Washington What A Diff'rence A... more
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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.

 

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Tracklist
Washington, Dinah - The Complete Volume 2 - 1946-1947 (CD) CD 1
01 Embraceable You
02 I Can’t Get ed With You
03 When A Woman Loves A Man
04 Joy Juice
05 Oo-we Walkie Talkie
06 The Man I Love
07 You Didn’t Want Me Then
08 A Slick Chick (On The Mellow Side)
09 Postman Blues
10 That’s Why A Woman Loves A Heel
11 Mean And Evil Blues
12 Stairway To The Stars
13 I Want To Be Loved
14 You Satisfy
15 Fool That I Am
16 There’s Got To Be A Change