Cole Porter 1

March 22, 2022#2065


Cole Porter played the piano and sang, but he'll be remembered as a composer and lyricist. This episode includes some of his notable compositions from the 1930s.


Playlist

Anything goes
Cole Porter
Love for sale
Tony Bennett
All through the night
Johnny Ray
I get a kick out of you
Ethel Merman
You’re the top
Hal Kemp
It’s de-lovely
Anita O’Day
I’ve got you under my skin
Eartha Kitt
Easy to love
Billie Holiday
It’s bad for me
Clooney/Goodman
Blow, Gabriel, blow
Ethel Merman
Miss Otis regrets
Ella Fitzgerald
Don’t fence me in
Crosby/Andrews Sisters
Begin the beguine
Artie Shaw
Begin the beguine
Tony Martin
Just one of those things
Louis Armstrong
  • Anything goes — Cole Porter
  • Love for sale — Tony Bennett
  • All through the night — Johnny Ray
  • I get a kick out of you — Ethel Merman
  • You’re the top — Hal Kemp
  • It’s de-lovely — Anita O’Day
  • I’ve got you under my skin — Eartha Kitt
  • Easy to love — Billie Holiday
  • It’s bad for me — Clooney/Goodman
  • Blow, Gabriel, blow — Ethel Merman
  • Miss Otis regrets — Ella Fitzgerald
  • Don’t fence me in — Crosby/Andrews Sisters
  • Begin the beguine — Artie Shaw
  • Begin the beguine — Tony Martin
  • Just one of those things — Louis Armstrong