THE COMPLETE RECORDINGS
  The 1950s
 
  List of Original Albums

Original albums, 1950s

Carmen McRae, Bethlehem.1954. Reissued on CD in 1994 by Bethlehem.

A Foggy Day, Stardust LP (with Ivie Anderson) 1955.

By Special Request, Decca, 1955. Reissued on CD, Here To Stay, 1992.

Torchy
, Decca, 1955. Reissued on CD by MCA in 1999 with Blue Moon

Blue Moon, Decca, 1956, Reissued on CD by MCA in 1999 with Torchy.

Boy Meets Girl, Decca,1957 with Sammy Davis, Jr. Reissued on CD Boy Meets Girl: Sammy Davis, Jr. & Carmen McRae on Decca, 2005.

After Glow, Decca, Recorded in 1957. Reissued on CD Carmen McRae and Ray Bryant, 2005

Mad About the Man, Decca, 1957. Reissued on CD Carmen McRae and Ray Bryant, 2005

Carmen for Cool Ones, Decca, 1957.

Porgy and Bess, 1958 (under Sammy Davis, Jr.’s name). Reissued on CD Boy Meets Girl: Sammy Davis, Jr. & Carmen McRae on Decca, 2005.

Birds of a Feather, Decca, 1958.

Book of Ballads
, Kapp, recorded in 1958.

When You’re Away
, Kapp, 1959.

Something to Swing About, Kapp, 1959. Reissued on CD, Here To Stay, 1992.

Original albums, 1960s

Original albums, 1970s

Original albums, 1980s

Later releases, 1990s



PORGY AND BESS (included in Boy Meets Girl CD reissue)

With Sammy Davis, Jr.
Decca 1958/9
DL-8854
LP 12”

With Jack Pleis, Buddy Bregman and Marty Stevens orchestras

SIDE ONE

1. Summertime*
2. A Woman Is A Sometime Thing
3. My Man's Gone Now*
4. I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
5. Bess, You Is My Woman Now

SIDE TWO

1. It Ain't Necessarily So
2. I Loves You, Porgy* (duet)
3. There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
4. Oh, Bess, Oh Where's My Bess?
5. Oh, Lawd, I'm On My Way

* sung by Carmen


 

 










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