playlist

50 Great Swing Era Songs

Dance the day away to vintage jazz and big band sounds.

41 songs (2 hours and 35 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
In the Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - Here Comes the Navy (Sentimental Journey - Hits Of The WW II 1941 - 1945)
3:36
2
Mack the Knife
Louis Armstrong, Trummy Young & Trio, Barrett Deems, Louis Armstrong & The Louis Armstrong Orchestra, Edmond Hall, Billy Kyle & Arvell Shaw - Pop Music: The Golden Era 1951-1975
3:21
3
The Glow Worm
Johnny Mercer and The Blue Boys - The Glow Worm
2:51
4
Take Five
Quincy Jones - Plays Hip Hits
3:29
5
Back Bay Shuffle
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Essential Artie Shaw
3:14
6
The Best Is Yet To Come
Frank Sinatra & Count Basie - It Might As Well Be Swing
2:54
7
What Is This Thing Called Love?
Lena Horne - It's Magic
2:38
8
I Get a Kick out of You
Ethel Merman - I Get a Kick out of You
2:46
9
Someone To Watch Over Me
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book
4:33
10
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Dinah Shore - Dinah's Showtime '44-'47
2:39
11
I've Got the World on a String
Jimmy Hamilton, Jimmy Hamilton Orchestra - Swing Low, Sweet Clarinet
3:26
12
My Blue Heaven
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra & Jimmie Lunceford - Reefer Blues: Vintage Songs About Marijuana Volume 2
3:15
13
I'll Never Be The Same
Lionel Hampton & Buddy Rich - Total Swing Vol. 1
3:36
14
I Ain't Gettin' Nowhere Fast
Cab Calloway - The Chu & Dizzy Years
2:49
15
Easy To Love
Billie Holiday - The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945 - 1959
2:59
16
You Belong to Me
Jo Stafford - The Columbia Hits Collection
3:06
17
I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans
Hal Kemp And His Orchestra & Skinnay Ennis - The Uncollected: Hal Kemp And His Orchestra
1:43
18
Nature Boy
Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan
3:12
19
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - Greatest Hits
3:21
20
Hot Toddy
Cab Calloway & His Orchestra - History of the Big Bands
2:46
21
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
Billie Holiday - The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945 - 1959
3:17
22
Slow Boat To China
Fats Domino - The First King Of Rock And Roll Volume 1
1:53
23
Rum and Coca Cola
The Andrews Sisters - Rum and Coca Cola
2:59
24
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Bing Crosby - Bing Crosby - Origins of His Music, 1926-1932
3:25
25
Basie Blues
Count Basie & His Orchestra - The Masters of Swing! (33 Best of Tommy Dorsey & Count Basie)
3:14
26
Castle Rock
Johnny Hodges & His Orchestra - Castle Rock
2:51
27
Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries
The Hi-Lo's - Cherries & Other Delights!
1:51
28
The Hut-sut Song
The Merry Macs - The Merry Macs
2:34
29
Chi-Baba, Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go To Sleep)
Perry Como - The Very Best Of Perry Como
2:56
30
Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week)
Eydie Gorme - Eydie Gorme - The Early Years
2:12
31
Take The A Train
Various artists - The Best Of The Big Bands
3:00
32
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra & Benny Goodman - The Essential Benny Goodman
8:40
33
Begin the Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Only Big Band CD You'll Ever Need
3:15
34
Saving Myself For You
Bea Wain & Larry Clinton - Larry Clinton & His Orchestra 1937-38
2:48
35
I Remember You (feat. Bob Eberly)
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra feat. Bob Eberly - Here Comes the Navy (Sentimental Journey - Hits Of The WW II 1941 - 1945)
2:59
36
As Time Goes By
Adelaide Hall - A Centenary Celebration
2:54
37
The Very Thought of You
Ray Noble & His Orchestra - Top 100 Hits - 1930 Vol.3
3:26
38
My Baby Just Cares for Me
Ted Weems & His Orchestra - Roaring 20's Revue Vol. 2: The Hits 1920-1930
2:45
39
You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
Nat Gonella - A Jazz Legend - Through The Years 1930 To 1998
2:56
40
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) (1990 Digital Remaster)
Duke Ellington & Louis Armstrong - The Great Summit - The Master Tapes
3:58
41
Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do (Single Version)
Billie Holiday - Men Are Like Street Cars - Women Blues Singers 1928 - 1969
3:23