TRAV'LIN LIGHT

Latest update on 29/05/2018

Artist: Paul Whiteman Orch.
Author: Johnny Mercer/Jimmy Mundy/James 'Trummy' Young
Label: Capitol
Year: 1942

Vocal: Billie Holiday; n°1 US.

Covers:

1944:

Delta Rhythm Boys

1947:

Trumpeteers

1951:

Al Hibbler

1952:

Gene Ammons

1956:

Billie Holiday [new version]

1957:

Chet Baker

1958:

Ella Fitzgerald

1958:

Jimmy Giuffre [title track lp]

1960:

Julie London

1960:

Bill Doggett

1961:

Anita O'Day [title track lp]

1962:

Carmen McRae

1963:

Ben Webster

1964:

Sonny Rollins

1965:

Shirley Horn

1987:

Diane Schuur [with Count Basie]

1989:

Boulevard Of Broken Dreams Orch.

1993:

Gabrielle Goodman [title track cd]

1996:

Tony Bennett

2000:

Peggy Lee [title track comp with 1940s radio recordings]

2007:

Queen Latifah [title track cd]

2018:

Van Morrison & Joey Defrancesco [as Travellin' Light]

Not to be confused with Cliff Richard hit Travellin' Light (n°1 UK in '59), neither with JJ Cale song Travelin' Light (see there).

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