Abbey Lincoln

Abbey Lincoln´s Affair (99036)

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Abbey Lincoln´s Affair

Abbey Lincoln

American Jazz Classics


AJC 124980




Abbey Lincoln´s Affair

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CD 4,12 €

This release presents singer Abbey Lincoln's complete early sessions, including the LP Abbey Lincoln's Affair ... a Story of a Girl in Love (Liberty LRP3025) in its entirety, as well as further songs originally issued as Liberty singles, and the two tunes Abbey Lincoln performed live on a 1958 TV show (When a Woman Loves a Man appears here on CD for the first time ever).


ABBEY LINCOLN, vocal on all tracks

Orchestra under the direction of BENNY CARTER

Arrangements by:
BENNY CARTER [5, 7, 8 & 13-18]
MARTY PAICH [1, 2, 4, 6, 9 & 12]
JACK MONTROSE [3, 10 & 11]

[1-12] Recorded in Hollywood, November 5 & 6, 1956.
[13-18] Recorded in Hollywood, July, 1956.


ABBEY LINCOLN, vocal with piano trio.
Bobby Troup Stars of Jazz TV-Show
Los Angeles, July 7, 1958.

Includes 12-page booklet


01. Love Walked In
02. I Didn't Know About You
03. Would I Love You
04. I Wake Up Smiling
05. This Can't Be Love
06. Crazy He Calls Me
07. Two Cigarettes in the Dark
08. The Masquerade Is Over
09. Take Me In Your Arms
10. Together
11. Affair
12. No More
13. Warm Valley
14. You Do Something to Me
15. Do Nothing 'Til You Hear From Me
16. The Answer Is No
17. Lonesome Cup Of Coffee
18. She Didn't Say Yes
19. Out Of the Past
20. When a Woman Loves a Man (for the fisrt time on CD)