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Billie Holiday 1915-1959 (m3u) : 

Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Did I Remember ?  (1936)
Bunny Berigan (tp) Artie Shaw (cl) Joe Bushkin (p) Dick McDonough (g) Pete Peterson (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
19535-1, Vocalion, 3276
No Regrets  (1936)
Bunny Berigan (tp) Artie Shaw (cl) Joe Bushkin (p) Dick McDonough (g) Pete Peterson (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
19536-1, Vocalion, 3276
Me, Myself And I  (1937)
Buck Clayton (tp) Edmond Hall (cl) Lester Young (ts) James Sherman (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
21249-2, Vocalion, 3593
A Sailboat In The Moonlight  (1937)
Buck Clayton (tp) Edmond Hall (cl) Lester Young (ts) James Sherman (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
21250-1, Columbia, 37495
Without Your Love  (1937)
Buck Clayton (tp) Edmond Hall (cl) Lester Young (ts) James Sherman (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
21252-1, Vocalion, 3593
You Go To My Head  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
22921-1, Vocalion, 4126
The Moon Looks Down And Laughs  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
22922-1, Vocalion, 4126
If I Were You  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
22923-2, Vocalion, 4151
Forget If You Can  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
22924-2, Vocalion, 4151
Havin' Myself A Time  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
23151-1, Vocalion, 4208
Says My Heart  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
23152-1, Vocalion, 4208
I Wish I Had You  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
23153-2, Vocalion, 4238
I'm Gonna Lock My Heart  (1938)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Buster Bailey (cl) Babe Russin (ts) Claude Thornhill (p) possibly Allen Reuss (g) John Kirby (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
23154-1, Vocalion, 4238
That's All I Ask Of You  (1939)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Tyree Glenn (tb) Chu Berry (ts) Sonny White (p) Al Casey (g) Johnny Williams (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
23992-1, Vocalion, 4631
Our Love Is Different  (1939)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Tab Smith (as,ss) Kenneth Hollon, Stanley Payne (ts) Sonny White (p) Bernard Addison (g) Johnny Williams (b) Eddie Dougherty (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
24878-1, Vocalion, 5129
Everything Happens For The Best  (1939)
Hot Lips Page (tp) Tab Smith (as,ss) Kenneth Hollon, Stanley Payne (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Jimmy McLin (g) Johnny Williams (b) Eddie Dougherty (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W24247-1, Vocalion, 4786
Them There Eyes  (1939)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Tab Smith (as,ss) Kenneth Hollon, Stanley Payne (ts) Sonny White (p) Bernard Addison (g) Johnny Williams (b) Eddie Dougherty (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W24879-A, Columbia, 37836
Swing, Brother, Swing  (1939)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Tab Smith (as,ss) Kenneth Hollon, Stanley Payne (ts) Sonny White (p) Bernard Addison (g) Johnny Williams (b) Eddie Dougherty (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W24880-A, Vocalion, 5129
Night And Day  (1939)
Buck Clayton, Harry ''Sweets'' Edison (tp) Earl Warren (as) Lester Young (ts) Jack Washington (as,bs) Joe Sullivan (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26341-A, OKeh, 5377
You're Just A No Account  (1939)
Buck Clayton, Harry ''Sweets'' Edison (tp) Earl Warren (as) Lester Young (ts) Jack Washington (as,bs) Joe Sullivan (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26343-A, Vocalion, 5302
Billie Holiday With Orchestra Yesterdays  (1939)
Kenneth Hollon (ts) Sonny White (p) Jimmy McLin (g) John Williams (sb) Eddie Dougherty (dm) Billie Holiday (vcl)
WP24404-A, Commodore, 527
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra I'm All For You  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Don Redman, Georgie Auld (as) Don Byas, Jimmy Hamilton (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) John Collins (g) Al Hall (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
28617-1, OKeh, 5831
It's The Same Old Story  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Don Redman, Georgie Auld (as) Don Byas, Jimmy Hamilton (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) John Collins (g) Al Hall (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
28619-1, OKeh, 5806
Ghost Of Yesterday  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Jimmy Powell, Carl Frye (as) Kermit Scott (ts) Sonny White (p) Lawrence "Larry" Lucie (g) Johnny Williams (b) Harold "Doc" West (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26572-A, OKeh, 5609
Body And Soul  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Jimmy Powell, Carl Frye (as) Kermit Scott (ts) Sonny White (p) Lawrence "Larry" Lucie (g) Johnny Williams (b) Harold "Doc" West (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26573-A, Columbia, 37836
What Is This Going To Get Us ?  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Jimmy Powell, Carl Frye (as) Kermit Scott (ts) Sonny White (p) Lawrence "Larry" Lucie (g) Johnny Williams (b) Harold "Doc" West (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26574-A, OKeh, 5481
Falling In Love Again  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Jimmy Powell, Carl Frye (as) Kermit Scott (ts) Sonny White (p) Lawrence "Larry" Lucie (g) Johnny Williams (b) Harold "Doc" West (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26575-A, OKeh, 5609
I'm Pulling Through  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Billy Bowen, Joe Eldridge (as) Kermit Scott, Lester Young (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26900-A, OKeh, 5991
Tell Me More  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Billy Bowen, Joe Eldridge (as) Kermit Scott, Lester Young (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26901-A, OKeh, 5719
Time On My Hands  (1940)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Billy Bowen, Joe Eldridge (as) Kermit Scott, Lester Young (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W26903-A, OKeh, 5991
Billie Holiday With Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra Let's Do It  (1941)
Shad Collins (tp) Leslie Johnakins, Eddie Barefield (as) Lester Young (ts) Eddie Heywood (p) John Collins (g) Ted Sturgis (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
29987-1, OKeh, 6134
Georgia On My Mind  (1941)
Shad Collins (tp) Leslie Johnakins, Eddie Barefield (as) Lester Young (ts) Eddie Heywood (p) John Collins (g) Ted Sturgis (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
29988-1, OKeh, 6134
Romance In The Dark  (1941)
Shad Collins (tp) Leslie Johnakins, Eddie Barefield (as) Lester Young (ts) Eddie Heywood (p) John Collins (g) Ted Sturgis (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
29989-1, OKeh, 6214
I'm In A Low Down Groove  (1941)
Roy Eldridge (tp) Jimmy Powell, Lester Boone (as) Ernie Powell (ts) Eddie Heywood, Sr. (p) Paul Chapman (g) Grachan Moncur (b) Herbert Cowans (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
30457-1, OKeh, 6451
Billie Holiday With Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra I Cover The Waterfront  (1941)
Emmett Berry (tp) Jimmy Hamilton (cl,ts) Hymie Schertzer (as) Babe Russin (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Al Casey (g) Johnny Williams (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
CO31003-1, Columbia, 37493
Wherever You Are  (1942)
Emmett Berry (tp) Jimmy Hamilton (cl,ts) Hymie Schertzer (as) Babe Russin (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Gene Fields (g) Johnny Williams (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
32405-1, Harmony, 1075
Until The Real Thing Comes Along  (1942)
Emmett Berry (tp) Jimmy Hamilton (cl,ts) Hymie Schertzer (as) Babe Russin (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Gene Fields (g) Johnny Williams (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
CO32408-1, Columbia, 37493
Billie Holiday With Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra I'll Get By  (1944)
Doc Cheatham (tp) Vic Dickenson (tb) Lem Davis (as) Eddie Heywood (p) Teddy Walters (g) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
4744, Commodore, 553
Billie Holiday With Toots Camarata And His Orchestra No More  (1944)
Russ Case (tp) Hymie Schertzer, Jack Cressey (as) Larry Binyon, Paul Ricci (ts) Dave Bowman (p) Carl Kress (g) Haig Stephens (b) Johnny Blowers (d) six strings Toots Camarata (arr,cond) Billie Holiday (vcl)
72405-A, Decca, 23483
That Ole Devil Called Love  (1944)
Russ Case (tp) Hymie Schertzer, Jack Cressey (as) Larry Binyon, Dave Harris (ts) Dave Bowman (p) Carl Kress (g) Haig Stephens (b) George Wettling (d) six strings Toots Camarata (arr,cond) Billie Holiday (vcl)
72497-A, Decca, 23391
Billie Holiday With Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra I'll Be Seeing You  (1944)
Doc Cheatham (tp) Vic Dickenson (tb) Lem Davis (as) Eddie Heywood (p) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
A4750-1, Commodore, 553
I'm Yours  (1944)
Doc Cheatham (tp) Vic Dickenson (tb) Lem Davis (as) Eddie Heywood (p) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
A4751-1, Commodore, 585
Billie Holiday & Eddie Heywood & His Trio He's Funny That Way  (1944)
Eddie Heywood (p) Teddy Walters (g) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
A4754-2, Commodore, 569
Lover, Come Back To Me  (1944)
Eddie Heywood (p) Teddy Walters (g) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
A4755-2, Commodore, 559
Billie Holiday With Bob Haggart And His Orchestra You Better Go Now  (1945)
Joe Guy (tp) Bill Stegmeyer (as) Hank Ross, Armand Camgross (ts) Stan Webb (bs) Sammy Benskin (p) Tiny Grimes (g) Bob Haggart (b,cond) Specs Powell (d) Morris Lefkowitz, Frank Siefiels, George Serloff, Leo Kruczek, Charles Jaffe (vln) Armand Kaproff (viola) Billie Holiday (vcl)
73008-A, Decca, 23483
What Is This Thing Called Love ?  (1945)
Joe Guy (tp) Bill Stegmeyer (as) Hank Ross, Armand Camgross (ts) Stan Webb (bs) Sammy Benskin (p) Tiny Grimes (g) Bob Haggart (b,cond) Specs Powell (d) Morris Lefkowitz, Frank Siefiels, George Serloff, Leo Kruczek, Charles Jaffe (vln) Armand Kaproff (viola) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W73009-A, Decca, 23565
Billie Holiday With Bill Stegmeyer And His Orchestra Good Morning Heartache  (1946)
Chris Griffin, Joe Guy (tp) Bill Stegmeyer (as,cond) Hank Ross, Bernie Kaufman, Armand Camgross (ts) Joe Springer (p) Tiny Grimes (g) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) four strings, Billie Holiday (vcl)
W73300-A, Decca, 23676
Billie Holiday With Billy Kyle And His Trio I'll Look Around  (1946)
Joe Guy (tp) Billy Kyle (p) Jimmy Shirley (g) Thomas Barney (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W73498-A, Decca, 23957
Baby, I Don't Cry Over You  (1947)
Joe Guy (tp) Billy Kyle (p) Jimmy Shirley (g) Thomas Barney (b) Kenny Clarke (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
W73497-A, Decca, 23957
Billie Holiday With Bobby Tucker And His Trio I Loves You Porgy [I Love You Porgy]  (1948)
Billie Holiday (vcl) acc by Bobby Tucker (p) John Levy (b) Denzil Best (d) Mundell Lowe (g)
W74652-A, Decca, 24638
Billie Holiday With Sy Oliver And His Orchestra Keeps On Rainin'  (1949)
Bernie Privin, Tony Faso, Dick Vance (tp) Henderson Chambers, Mort Bullman (tb) George Dorsey, Johnny Mince (as) Budd Johnson, Freddy Williams (ts) Eddie Barefield (bs,cl) Horace Henderson (p) Everett Barksdale (g) George Duvivier (b) Cozy Cole (d) Billie Holiday (vcl) Sy Oliver (arr,cond)
W75203-A, Decca, 27145
Billie Holiday With Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra Please Tell Me Now  (1949)
Bobby Hackett (tp) Milt Yaner (cl,as) John Fulton (fl,cl,ts) Bernie Leighton (p) Tony Mottola (g) Jack Lesberg (b) Bunny Shawker (d) + five strings Billie Holiday (vcl) Gordon Jenkins (cond)
W75423-A, Decca, 24857
Somebody's On My Mind  (1949)
Bobby Hackett (tp) Milt Yaner (cl,as) John Fulton (fl,cl,ts) Bernie Leighton (p) Tony Mottola (g) Jack Lesberg (b) Bunny Shawker (d) + five strings Billie Holiday (vcl) Gordon Jenkins (cond)
W75424-A, Decca, 24857
Billie Holiday With Tiny Grimes Sextet Be Fair To Me  (1951)
Billie Holiday (vcl) as "Lady Day" acc by Haywood Henry (bar) Bobby Tucker (p) Tiny Grimes (g) unknown (b) (d)
WOR1681-4, Aladdin, 3094
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra East Of The Sun  (1952)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Flip Phillips (ts) Oscar Peterson (p) Barney Kessel (g) Ray Brown (b) Alvin Stoller (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
YBC764-3, Clef, 89005
Easy To Love  (1952)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Oscar Peterson (p) Barney Kessel (g) Ray Brown (b) Alvin Stoller (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
YBC768-1, Clef, 89003
Billie Holiday Summertime  (91936)

19537, Columbia, 37496
Billie's Blues  (91936)

19538-2, Columbia, 37496
My Man  (91937)

, Decca, 24638
They Can't Take That Away From Me  (91937)

20920-1, CBS, VO3520
Getting Some Fun Out Of Life  (91937)

21686-1, CBS, VO3701
Trav'lin' All Alone  (91937)

21688-1, CBS, VO3748
He's Funny That Way  (91937)

21689, Columbia, 37495
Now They Call It Swing  (91938)

22281-2, CBS, VO3947
Back In Your Own Back Yard  (91938)

22283-1, Vocalion, 4029
When A Woman Loves A Man  (91938)

22284-2, Columbia, 37494
I Can't Get Started  (91938)

23468, Columbia, 37494
Long Gone Blues  (91939)

24249-1, CBS, CO37586
Billie Holiday, Orchestra Of Frankie Newton Strange Fruit  (91939)

24403-B, Commodore, 526
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra Fine And Mellow  (91939)

24405-A, Commodore, 526
Billie Holiday I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues  (91939)

24406, Commodore, 527
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra You're A Lucky Guy  (91939)

26344, CBS, VO5302
Billie Holiday Laughing At Life  (91940)

26902, OKeh, 5719
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra I Hear Music  (91940)

28618, OKeh, 5831
Billie Holiday Practice Makes Perfect  (91940)

28620-2, OKeh, 5806
All Of Me  (91941)

29990, OKeh, 6214
God Bless The Child  (91941)

30458, Columbia, 38792
God Bless The Child  (91941)

30458, OKeh, 6270
Am I Blue  (91941)

30459, Columbia, 38792
Love Me Or Leave Me  (91941)

31004, OKeh, 6369
Billie Holiday With Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra Gloomy Sunday  (91941)
Emmett Berry (tp) Jimmy Hamilton (cl,ts) Hymie Schertzer (as) Babe Russin (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Al Casey (g) Johnny Williams (b) J.C. Heard (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
31005-1, OKeh, 6451
Billie Holiday W T.Wilson It's A Sin To Tell A Lie  (91942)

32407, Harmony, Ha1075
Billie Holiday Lover Man  (91944)

, Decca, 23391
Billie Holiday With Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra How Am I To Know  (91944)
Doc Cheatham (tp) Vic Dickenson (tb) Lem Davis (as) Eddie Heywood (p) Teddy Walters (g) John Simmons (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
4742, Commodore, 569
Billie Holiday My Old Flame  (91944)

4743, Commodore, 585
Billie Holiday - Gordon Jenkin You're My Thrill  (91949)

, Decca, 24796
Billie Holiday You're My Thrill  (91949)

, Decca, 24796
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra I Only Have Eyes For You  (91952)
Charlie Shavers (tp) Flip Phillips (ts) Oscar Peterson (p) Barney Kessel (g) Ray Brown (b) Alvin Stoller (d) Billie Holiday (vcl)
YBC770, Clef, 89002
Billie Holiday Don't Explain  (99)

, Decca, 23565
Jim  (991941)

31002, OKeh, 6369