Bing with a Beat

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Bing With A Beat
Studio album by Bing Crosby
Released 1957
Recorded February 19, 20 1957
Genre Vocal
Length 37:44
Label RCA Victor
Bing Crosby chronology
Bing Sings Whilst Bregman Swings
(1956)
Bing With A Beat
(1956)
New Tricks
(1957)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Bing With A Beat was Bing Crosby's seventh long play album, but his first recorded with RCA Victor.

Bing With A Beat is a 1957 concept album where all the songs feature "hot" jazz and dixieland arrangements by Matty Matlock, played by Bob Scobey's Frisco Jazz Band.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella"
  2. "I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter"
  3. "Along the Way to Waikiki"
  4. "Exactly Like You"
  5. "Dream a Little Dream of Me"
  6. "Last Night on the Back Porch"
  7. "Some Sunny Day"
  8. "Whispering"
  9. "Tell Me"
  10. "Mack the Knife"
  11. "Down Among the Sheltering Palms"
  12. "Mama Loves Papa"

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