Bing Crosby

Bing Crosby and Friends

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Included on this Living Era CD issue are 25 selections of Bing Crosby and a host of duet partners (including Fred Astaire, the Boswell Sisters, the Mills Brothers, Jack Teagarden, Mary Martin, Duke Ellington and Frances Langford), all recorded during the 1930s and early '40s, with most of the tracks coming from his radio show. Included are "Pistol Packin' Mama," "Dinah," "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries," "Gypsy Love Song," "Darling Nellie Gray," "Little Sir Echo," "An Apple for the Teacher,"and "Basin Street Blues,"among others.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 2:53
2 3:09
3 2:35
4 2:59
5 4:39
6 3:17
7 3:04
8 2:40
9 3:07
10 3:16
11 2:59
12 2:40
13 3:03
14 3:05
15 3:11
16 2:59
17 2:32
18 2:45
19 3:07
20 3:00
21 2:44
22 3:13
23 2:35
24 2:27
25 3:02
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