Various Artists

The Stardust Collection

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The Stardust Collection is a double-disc set (priced as a single) that offers over 30 highlights from the Stardust vaults. The first disc is subtitled "Vocal and Jazz Ecstasy," while the second is subtitled "Great Blues Duets and Legends." The first disc includes the Count Basie Orchestra's "Stormy Monday Blues," Nat King Cole's "My Lips Remember Your Kisses," Marilyn Monroe's "Do It Again," Ella Fitzgerald's "Starlit Hour," and Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker's "All the Things You Are." Disc two features Sonny Boy Williamson and B.B. King's "From the Bottom," Buddy Guy and Junior Wells' "Every Day I Have the Blues," Lightnin' Hopkins' "Walk a Long Time," Leadbelly's "The Boll Weevil Song," Screamin' Jay Hawkins' "Portrait of a Man," and Louis Jordan's "I Got the Walkin' Blues."

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 2:44
2 2:55
3 3:06
4 4:31
5 2:20
6 2:39
7 5:25
8 2:26
9 2:37
10 2:28
11 3:08
12 4:15
13 2:34
14
3:18
15 3:50
16 3:43
17 2:59
18 3:59
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