Sweet and Hot (album)

Sweet and Hot is a 1955 studio album by Ella Fitzgerald, issued on the Decca Records label. The album features tracks recorded during the early 1950s, that had been previously issued on 78rpm single. MCA Records re-issued the complete album on CD, in 1998, together with the 1955 album Lullabies of Birdland.

Sweet and Hot
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Studio album by
Released1955
Recorded1952–1955
GenreVocal jazz
LabelDecca
Ella Fitzgerald chronology
Miss Ella Fitzgerald & Mr Gordon Jenkins Invite You to Listen and Relax
(1955)
Sweet and Hot
(1955)
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook
(1956)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Thanks for the Memory"Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin2:28
2."It Might as Well Be Spring"Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II2:42
3."You'll Never Know"Harry Warren, Mack Gordon3:09
4."I Can't Get Started"Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin3:06
5."Moanin' Low"Ralph Rainger, Howard Dietz2:42
6."Taking a Chance on Love"Vernon Duke, John Latouche, Ted Fetter3:08
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
7."That Old Black Magic"Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer2:30
8."Old Devil Moon"Yip Harburg, Burton Lane2:59
9."Lover, Come Back to Me"Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein II2:01
10."Between The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea"Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler2:17
11."(If You Can't Sing It) You'll Have to Swing It (Mr. Paganini)"Sam Coslow5:08

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ella Fitzgerald Sweet and Hot". Allmusic. All Media Guide. Retrieved 2011-07-17.