ANGEL EYES

Latest update on 15/12/2009

Artist: Herb Jeffries
Author: Earl Brent/Matt Dennis
Label: Exclusive
Year: 1947

With the Buddy Baker Orch. (see also: Gloria)

Covers:

1952:

Ella Fitzgerald

1953:

Matt Dennis [author in film Jennifer]

1953:

Nat King Cole

1954:

Oscar Peterson

1955:

June Christy & Stan Kenton

1955:

Four Freshmen [album title track]

1956:

Modern Jazz Quartet

1956:

Phineas Newborn Jr.

1958:

John Coltrane

1958:

Frank Sinatra [on Songs For Only The Lonely]

1958:

Jimmy Smith [and in '93 title track of a Verve cd with Mark Whitfield on guitar]

1959:

Ramsey Lewis Trio

1959:

Julie London

1960:

Wes Montgomery

1960:

Anita O'Day

1961:

Chet Baker

1961:

Shirley Bassey

1961:

Connie Francis

1961:

Willis 'Gator' Jackson

1961:

Ahmad Jamal

1961:

Neil Sedaka

1962:

Dave Brubeck [album title track]

1963:

Cannonball Adderley

1967:

Kenny Burrell

1977:

Willie Nelson [outtake Stardust lp; in 2009 recut (with Emmylou Harris) for 'follow-up' American Classic]

1980:

Wynton Marsalis

1982:

James Booker

1987:

Kiki Dee [album title track]

1988:

Judy Niemack

1991:

Lester Bowie

1992:

Dee Dee Bridgewater

1992:

Little Jimmy Scott

1992:

Kiri Te Kanawa

1993:

Rebecka Törnqvist

1994:

Joe Lovano

1995:

Roberta Flack

1995:

Mina

1995:

Sting [in film Leaving Las Vegas with Nicholas Cage]

1996:

Johnny Adams

2002:

Leon Russell

2006:

Tony Bennett

2007:

k.d. lang [on Ella tribute]

Not to be confused with the Angel Eyes by ABBA, Ace Of Base, Bobby Charles, Willy DeVille, Roxy Music, Emmylou Harris (Rodney Crowell), Alan Price, Willis Alan Ramsey and John Hiatt (see there).

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