Good Morning Heartache

"Good Morning Heartache" is a song written by Irene Higginbotham, Ervin Drake, and Dan Fisher. It was recorded by jazz singer Billie Holiday on January 22, 1946.[1]

"Good Morning Heartache"
Single by Billie Holiday
B-side"No Good Man"
Format78 RPM
RecordedJanuary 22, 1946
GenreJazz blues
Songwriter(s)Irene Higginbotham, Ervin Drake, Dan Fisher
Billie Holiday singles chronology
"God Bless the Child"
"Good Morning Heartache"
"I Cover the Waterfront"

Bill Stegmeyer and his Orchestra (Decca Session No. 54) New York City, January 22, 1946: with Chris Griffin (trumpet), Joe Guy (trumpet), Bill Stegmeyer (alto saxophone), Hank Ross (tenor saxophone), Bernie Kaufman (tenor saxophone), Armand Camgros (tenor saxophone), Joe Springer (piano), Tiny Grimes (guitar), John Simmons (bass), Sidney Catlett (drums), Billie Holiday (vocal) + 4 strings.

The song has subsequently been recorded by numerous artists.[2]

Notable recordingsEdit


  1. ^ Decca Records: Good Morning Heartache Archived 2010-05-28 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "". Retrieved July 25, 2020.
  3. ^ Billboard: Chart Beat.
  4. ^ "Sixteen Sunsets - Jane Ira Bloom | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 21 July 2020.

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