Playlist and Podcast for Sunday, April 5, 2020

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Here’s your WRFG Route 66 Playlist for Sunday, April 5, 2020

Host: John
Birthday: Billie Holiday
Born: Eleanora Fagan
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
April 7, 1915

Artist & Featured Performers
Original U.S. Album or Single & Date

Okie Dokie Stomp
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown
Peacock Records 1954

Oh Babe
Roy Milton
Specialty Records 1950

Evil Gal Blues
Lionel Hampton w/ Dinah Washington
Keynote Records 1943

The Way That Young Lover’s Do
Van Morrison & Joey DeFrancesco
You’re Driving Me Crazy 2018

Strollin’ With Nolen
Jimmy Nolen
Federal Records 1956

Don’t Leave Me This Way
Fats Domino
Imperial Records 1953

Jumpin’ in the Morning Deacon
John’s Jump Blues Featuring Henry Butler
Deacon John’s Jump Blues: Music From the Film 2002

I’ll Be True
Faye Adams & Joe Morris Orchestra
Heard Records 1953

Nadine (Is It You)
George Benson
Walking to New Orleans: Remembering Chuck Berry and Fats Domino 2019

Hard Times
Aretha Franklin
The Electrifying Aretha Franklin (bonus track) 1962

The Honeydripper (Part 1)
Joe Liggins & The Honeydrippers
Black & White Records 1945

Money’s Getting Cheaper
Jimmy Witherspoon
Supreme Records 1947

I Can’t Wait
Roomful Of Blues
In A Roomful Of Blues 2020

My Country Man
Big Maybelle
Okeh Records 1953

I Love My Baby
Little Richard With The Johnny Otis Orchestra
Peacock Records 1957

Rockin’ the Blues
Pee Wee Crayton
Modern Records 1950

Come Rain Or Come Shine
Ray Charles
The Genius Of Ray Charles 1959

8:00 a.m. Tribute to Billie Holiday

All of Me
Count Basie w/ Billie Holiday
At Carnegie Hall 1954

When Your Lover Has Gone & (Hush Now) Don’t Explain
Duke Ellington w/ Billie Holiday
Jazz At The Plaza, Vol. II 1958

Lover Man
Southside Johnny
Detour Ahead the Music of Billie Holiday 2018

Them There Eyes
Varetta Dillard
Savoy Records 1952

Fine & Mellow
Etta Jones
Etta Jones Sings Lady Day (feat. Houston Person) 2001

What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday 1954

Miss Brown To You
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers
Miss Smith To You! 2009

The Man I Love
Etta James
Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday 1994

You Don’t Know What Love Is
Mal Waldron
Left Alone 1959

You’ve Changed
Billie Holiday
Lady In Satin 1958

My Man
Bobby Troupe (Intro) & Billie Holiday
Stars of Jazz (TV Show) 1956

(sign off)

Tag (You’re It)
Little Charlie & The Nightcats
Nine Lives 2005

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