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50 Great Swing Era Songs

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

50 songs (2 hours and 34 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
In The Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:38
2
Mack the Knife
Louis Armstrong - 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 [feat. Count Basie And His Orchestra]
Frank Sinatra feat. Count Basie & His Orchestra - It Might As Well Be Swing
2:54
7
What Is This Thing Called Love?
Lena Horne - The Lena Horne Songbook
2:42
8
Brown's Little Jug
Les Brown - Swing Essentials Vol 8 - Les Brown And His Band Of Renoun
2:26
9
I Get a Kick out of You
Ethel Merman - I Get a Kick out of You
2:46
10
Someone To Watch Over Me
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book
4:33
11
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Dinah Shore - Dinah's Showtime '44-'47
2:39
12
I've Got the World on a String
Jimmy Hamilton, Jimmy Hamilton Orchestra - Swing Low, Sweet Clarinet
3:26
13
My Blue Heaven
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra - Blues in the Night
3:12
14
I'll Never Be the Same
Buddy Rich - The Essential Buddy Rich Collection
3:36
15
I Ain't Gettin' Nowhere Fast
Cab Calloway - The Chu & Dizzy Years
2:49
16
Easy To Love
Billie Holiday - Best of Billie Volume 2 - 40 Originals
3:04
17
You Belong to Me
Jo Stafford - The Columbia Hits Collection
3:06
18
(It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along
June Hutton - Ladies Of The 1940s
2:58
19
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
20
Nature Boy
Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan
3:12
21
I'm Beginning To See The Light
Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra & Joyce Sherrill - 101 Hits - Swing Essentials
3:12
22
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - Greatest Hits
3:21
23
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
Billie Holiday - Fine and Mellow Vol. 6: 1954-1958
2:30
24
Hot Toddy
Cab Calloway & His Orchestra - 100 Vocal & Jazz Classics - Vol. 3 (1932-1934)
2:41
25
Goodbye Blues
Fletcher Henderson And His Connie's Inn Orchestra - Jazz Icons from the Golden Era - Fletcher Henderson
3:11
26
[On A] Slow Boat To China
Fats Domino - Getaway With It
1:56
27
I'll Never Smile Again
Patti Page - Patti Page with Lou Stein's Music, 1949
1:59
28
Rum and Coca Cola
The Andrews Sisters - Rum and Coca Cola
2:59
29
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Bing Crosby - Bing Crosby - Origins of His Music, 1926-1932
3:25
30
Basie Blues
Count Basie & His Orchestra - The Masters of Swing! (33 Best of Tommy Dorsey & Count Basie)
3:14
31
Castle Rock
Johnny Hodges & His Orchestra - 100 Vocal & Jazz Classics - Vol. 18 (1949-1952)
2:51
32
Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries
The Hi-Lo's - Cherries & Other Delights!
1:51
33
The Hut-sut Song
The Merry Macs - The Merry Macs
2:34
34
You're a Sweetheart
Dolly Dawn - Flappers & Cabaret Jazz
2:49
35
Chi-Baba, Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go To Sleep)
Perry Como - The Very Best Of Perry Como
2:56
36
Saturday Night (Is the Loneliest Night of the Week)
Frankie Carle - The Very Best of the 40s
2:50
37
Take The A Train
Various artists - 20 Golden Big Band Tunes
3:00
38
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra & Benny Goodman - The Essential Benny Goodman
8:43
39
Where Or When
Artie Shaw - The Last Artie Shaw Orchestra
3:19
40
Saving Myself For You
Bea Wain & Larry Clinton - Larry Clinton & His Orchestra 1937-38
2:48
41
Whispers In The Dark
Bob Crosby & His Orchestra & Kay Weber - Big Band Jazz Favorites
2:50
42
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
43
As Time Goes By
Adelaide Hall - A Centenary Celebration
2:54
44
Because Of You
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra - 100 Vocal & Jazz Classics - Vol. 12 (1940-1941)
2:47
45
The Very Thought Of You
Ray Noble & His Orchestra - The Great Composers
3:35
46
My Baby Just Cares for Me
Ted Weems & His Orchestra - Roaring 20's Revue Vol. 2: The Hits 1920-1930
2:45
47
You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
Nat Gonella - A Jazz Legend - Through The Years 1930 To 1998
2:56
48
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
49
Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do (Single Version)
Billie Holiday - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Billie Holiday
3:20
50
Isn't It Romantic (Original Theme From ''Sabrina'')
Ella Fitzgerald - Isn't It Romantic (Original Theme From ''Sabrina'')
3:02