Chet Baker Sings

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Chet Baker Sings
Studio album by Chet Baker
Released 1956
Recorded February 15, 1954-July 30, 1956
Genre West Coast jazz, cool jazz, vocal jazz
Length 22:51
Label Pacific Jazz
Producer Richard Bock
Chet Baker chronology
Chet Baker in Europe
Chet Baker
Live in Europe 1956
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Chet Baker Sings is the debut vocal album by jazz musician Chet Baker, released in 1956 by Pacific Jazz Records. In 2001, the album received the Grammy Hall of Fame Award.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "But Not for Me"   George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin 3:02
2. "Time After Time"   Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne 2:45
3. "My Funny Valentine"   Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart 2:18
4. "I Fall in Love Too Easily"   Cahn, Styne 3:19
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
5. "There Will Never Be Another You"   Harry Warren, Mack Gordon 2:59
6. "I Get Along without You Very Well (Except Sometimes)"   Hoagy Carmichael 2:58
7. "The Thrill Is Gone"   Lew Brown, Ray Henderson 2:50
8. "Look for the Silver Lining"   Jerome Kern, B. G. DeSylva 2:40


1998 reissue[edit]


  • Richard Bock – producer
  • Gerald Heard – liner notes
  • William Claxton – photography


  1. ^ Mason, Stewart. Chet Baker Sings at AllMusic
  2. ^