IT DON'T MEAN A THING (IF IT AIN'T GOT THAT SWING)

Latest update on 18/12/2014

Artist: Duke Ellington Orch.
Author: Duke Ellington/Irving Mills
Label: Brunswick
Year: 1932

Vocal: Ivie Anderson. Ringing in the swing years.

Covers:

1932:

Mills Brothers

1939:

Lionel Hampton

1956:

Ella Fitzgerald

1959:

Sonny Rollins

1961:

Louis Armstrong [with the Duke]

1962:

Nina Simone

1979:

Sammy Price

1983:

Deep River Quartet [as Swing Is The Thing]

1985:

Diane Schuur

1992:

Maximum Bob

1992:

Domino's

1994:

Floyd McDaniel

1995:

Eva Cassidy

1999:

NDR Bigband

2000:

Dr. John

2008:

Puppini Sisters

2012:

Joe Jackson

2014:

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga

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