Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook

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Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook
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Studio album by Bette Midler
Released October 25, 2005
Recorded 2005
Genre Vocal
Label Columbia

Barry Manilow & David Benson

Executive Producers Jay Landers & Gary Kief
Bette Midler chronology
Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook
(2003)Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook2003
Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook
Cool Yule
(2006)Cool Yule2006
Singles from Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook
  1. "Fever"
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook is an album by Bette Midler. The album was produced by Barry Manilow as a follow-up to their grammy-nominated album Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook. ...Peggy Lee Songbook was Bette's first album released in the DualDisc format. The DVD features are limited, offering just a few short clips that could be described as videos. This album is known to have been affected by Extended Copy Protection technology.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fever" (Eddie Cooley, John Davenport) – 3:38
  2. "Alright, Okay, You Win" (Mayme Watts, Sid Wyche) – 2:48
  3. "I Love Being Here With You" (Peggy Lee, Frank Loesser, Bill Schluger) – 2:46
    • Duet With Barry Manilow
  4. "Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe" (Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg) – 4:54
  5. "Is That All There Is?" (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) – 4:26
  6. "I'm a Woman" (Leiber, Stoller) – 2:28
  7. "He's a Tramp" (Burke, Lee) – 2:39
  8. "The Folks Who Live on the Hill" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) – 3:07
  9. "Big Spender" (Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields) – 2:18
  10. "Mr. Wonderful" (Jerry Bock, Larry Holofcener, George David Weiss) – 4:33
  11. "He Needs Me" (Arthur Hamilton) – 4:09 [Bonus Track on CDs sold at Barnes & Noble]

Fever was remixed by L.E.X and reached #4 on the Billboard Dance Club Play charts in 2006.


Chart (2005) Peak
UK Albums (OCC)[3] 41
US Billboard 200[4] 10