Pop Goes the Basie

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Pop Goes the Basie
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Studio album by Count Basie and His Orchestra
Released 1965
Recorded December 22, 23 & 24, 1964
Los Angeles, CA
Genre Jazz
Length 34:13
Label Reprise
R/R9 6153
Producer Teddy Reig
Count Basie chronology
Our Shining Hour
(1964)Our Shining Hour1964
Pop Goes the Basie
(1965)
Basie Picks the Winners
(1965)Basie Picks the Winners1965

Pop Goes the Basie is an album by pianist and bandleader Count Basie featuring jazz versions of contemporary hits recorded in 1965 and originally released on the Reprise label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[3]

AllMusic awarded the album 3 stars.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Your Cheatin' Heart" (Hank Williams) - 3:03
  2. "The Hucklebuck" (Andy Gibson, Roy Alfred) - 2:50
  3. "Oh, Pretty Woman" (Roy Orbison, Bill Dees) - 2:51
  4. "Call Me Irresponsible" (Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Cahn) - 2:42
  5. "Walk Right In" (Gus Cannon, Hosea Woods) - 2:55
  6. "Go Away Little Girl" (Gerry Goffin, Carole King) - 3:03
  7. "Oh Soul Mio" (Billy Byers) - 3:03
  8. "Bye Bye Love" (Felice Bryant, Boudleaux Bryant) - 2:30
  9. "Do Wah Diddy Diddy" (Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Barry) - 3:04
  10. "He's Got The Whole World In His Hands" (Traditional) - 3:29
  11. "Shangri-La" (Carl Sigman, Matty Malneck, Robert Maxwell) - 3:45
  12. "At Long Last Love" (Cole Porter, Robert Katscher (de)) - 2:57

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Edwards, D., Eyries, P. & Callahan, M. Reprise Album Discography, Part 2: R/R9-6001 to R/RS-6199 (1961-1966), accessed November, 15, 2015
  2. ^ Kitora, R., Count Basie Discography, accessed November, 15, 2015
  3. ^ a b Allmusic listing, accessed November 15, 2015