9 thoughts on “ One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) - Billie Holiday - Holiday For Lovers (CD) ”

  1. One More for the Road pays homage to Harold Arlen, but it will be remembered for the brilliance and sensitivity of Toot's interpretations, and his flawless partnering with the various vocalists--all of whom are terrific--on this CD/5(22).
  2. Holiday does her best on such numbers as "A Foggy Day," "One for My Baby," "Just One of Those Things," and "I Didn't Know What Time It Was," and there are plenty of haunting moments, even if one could tell (even at the time) that the end was probably drawing near for the singer. [Some reissues add six songs, doubling the original program.
  3. Nov 13,  · Holiday is in fine voice, and singing with a cool, urban style on this one. If you want to hear an accurate representation of what all of the hoopla about this lady's singing is about, "Songs for Distingue Lovers" is a good album to add to your collection/5(65).
  4. Of the three albums pressed by Analogue Productions of Billie Holiday's later albums this is the one that shines the best. The music is the most seamlessly coherent and talented and it doesn't dip in quality at any point. Romantic, sad, longing,, remembering liaisons gone past, it's all in here and at the best fidelity you an get your hands on.
  5. One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) - Frank Sinatra It Don't Mean A Thing (If I Ain't Got That Swing) - Louis Armstrong and The Duke Ellington Orchestra The Man I Love - Sarah Vaughan Lazy River - Bobby Darin I Get A Kick Out Of You - Billie Holiday Someone To Watch Over Me - Blossom Dearie I'll Be Seeing You.
  6. At one point in my life, I used to work in a record store and this album was one of our best sellers during Christmas time. First, as the title hints, it is a play on words: (Billie) HOLIDAY FOR LOVERS, meaning all the songs revolve around the theme of romance during the winter holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's and more--perhaps it can even be dug out for Valentine's Day!/5(4).
  7. Billie Holiday ‎– Songs For Distingué Lovers Label: Jazz Images ‎– Series: The One For My Baby (and one more for the road) 2B: Just One Of Those Things: 3B: I Didn’t Know What Time It Was: Billie Holiday: One For My Baby.
  8. Choosing just 20 of the best Billie Holiday songs seems like an impossible task, but these songs tell the story of Lady Day’s career. ‘One for My Baby (And One More for the Road.
  9. Make it one for my baby And one more for the road You'd never know it, but buddy I'm a kind of poet And I've got a lot of things I'd like to say And if I'm gloomy, please listen to me Till it's talked away Well that's how it goes, and joe I know your gettin' Anxious to close Thanks for the cheer I hope you didn't mind My bending your ear.

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