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This 2-CD set presents Sammy Davis Jr.’s complete sessions with bands conducted and arranged by Marty Paich in 1961 and 1962 (and featuring such outstanding jazz musicians as Bud Shank, Bill Perkins, Bob Cooper, Jack Sheldon, Jimmy Rowles, and Mel Lewis, among many others). Twelve bonus tracks have been added consisting of songs from the same period that complete the sessions, on which Davis is backed by different arrangers and conductors.
This release includes the complete original LPs, The Wham of Sam (Reprise R9-2003), Sammy Davis Jr. Belts the Best of Broadway (Reprise R9-2010), Sammy Davis Jr. Sings What Kind of Fool Am I and Other Show- Stoppers (Reprise R9-6051), and As Long as She Needs Me (Reprise R9- 6082), plus several rare sides originally issued on singles. Four tracks, “Here’s a Kiss for Christmas”, “One More Time”, “The Fool I Used to Be”, and “Everybody Calls Me Joe”, appear here on CD for the first time ever!!!
Product Dimensions : 4.88 x 5.59 x 0.51 inches; 4.16 Ounces
Manufacturer : Jackpot
Original Release Date : 2017
Date First Available : September 25, 2017
Label : Jackpot
ASIN : B075LRB9SG
Number of discs : 2