BILLIE HOLIDAY - The Complete Billie Holiday On Verve 1945-1959
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BILLIE HOLIDAY
1959
10xCD box set

£35.00
Condition: VG / EX
Label: PolyGram Records, Inc.
Catalogue No: 517 658-2
10 disc box set, Includes a 220-page book with liner notes, photographs, reproductions of Billie Holiday's Verve album covers, and extensive interviews with Oscar Peterson, Jimmy Rowles, Harry "Sweets" Edison and Barney Kessel.

Box shows some signs of wear and is a little flimsy.
  • 1-1 Body And Soul
  • 1-10 Travelin' Light
  • 1-11 He's Funny That Way
  • 1-12 Norman Granz 'Announcement'
  • 1-13 You Better Go Now
  • 1-14 You're Driving Me Crazy
  • 1-15 There Is No Greater Love
  • 1-16 I Cover The Waterfront
  • 1-17 Norman Granz 'Announcement'
  • 1-18 East Of The Sun
  • 1-19 Blue Moon
  • 1-2 Strange Fruit
  • 1-20 You Go To My Head
  • 1-21 You Turned The Tables On Me
  • 1-22 Easy To Love
  • 1-23 These Foolish Things
  • 1-24 I Only Have Eyes For You
  • 1-25 Solitude
  • 1-3 I Cried For You
  • 1-4 Fine And Mellow
  • 1-5 He's Funny That Way
  • 1-6 The Man I Love
  • 1-7 Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You?
  • 1-8 All Of Me
  • 1-9 Billie's Blues (Aka I Love My Man)
  • 2-1 Everything I Have Is Yours
  • 2-10 Lover, Come Back To Me
  • 2-11 Stormy Weather
  • 2-12 Yesterdays
  • 2-13 He's Funny That Way
  • 2-14 I Can't Face The Music
  • 2-15 MC And Leonard Feather 'Announcements'
  • 2-16 Blue Moon
  • 2-17 All Of Me
  • 2-18 My Man
  • 2-19 Them There Eyes
  • 2-2 Love For Sale
  • 2-20 I Cried For You
  • 2-21 What A Little Moonlight Can Do
  • 2-22 I Cover The Waterfront
  • 2-23 Leonard Feather 'Announcement'
  • 2-24 Billie's Blues (aka I Love My Man)
  • 2-3 Moonglow
  • 2-4 Tenderly
  • 2-5 If The Moon Turns Green
  • 2-6 Remember
  • 2-7 Autumn In New York (Common Take - LP)
  • 2-8 Autumn In New York (Rare Take - 78 RPM)
  • 2-9 My Man
  • 3-1 Lover, Come Back To Me
  • 3-10 Willow Weep For Me
  • 3-11 Stormy Blues
  • 3-12 Say It Isn't So
  • 3-13 I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
  • 3-14 I Wished On The Moon
  • 3-15 Always
  • 3-16 Everything Happens To Me
  • 3-17 Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me
  • 3-18 Ain't Misbehavin'
  • 3-2 How Deep Is The Ocean?
  • 3-3 What A Little Moonlight Can Do
  • 3-4 I Cried For You
  • 3-5 Love Me Or Leave Me
  • 3-6 P.S. I Love You
  • 3-7 Too Marvelous For Words
  • 3-8 Softly
  • 3-9 I Thought About You
  • 4-1 Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • 4-10 Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
  • 4-11 Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
  • 4-12 Discussion/Moonlight In Vermont
  • 4-13 Misery
  • 4-14 Restless
  • 4-15 Moonlight In Vermont
  • 4-16 Everything Happens To Me
  • 4-17 Discussion
  • 4-18 I Don't Want To Cry Any More
  • 4-19 I Don't Want To Cry Any More
  • 4-2 Discussion; Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • 4-20 Discussion/I Don't Want To Cry Any More
  • 4-21 Everything Happens To Me
  • 4-22 Discussion
  • 4-23 When You Are Away, Dear
  • 4-24 Discussion
  • 4-25 It Had To Be You
  • 4-26 The Mood That I'm In
  • 4-27 Gone With The Wind
  • 4-28 I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
  • 4-29 Discussion
  • 4-3 Mandy Is Two
  • 4-30 A Sunbonnet Blue
  • 4-31 (I Dont' Stand A) Ghost Of A Chance
  • 4-32 Discussion
  • 4-33 I'm Walkin' Though Heaven With You
  • 4-34 Discussion
  • 4-35 Just Friends
  • 4-36 The Nearness Of You
  • 4-37 Discussion
  • 4-38 It's Too Hot For Words
  • 4-39 They Say
  • 4-4 Prelude To A Kiss
  • 4-40 I Won't Believe It
  • 4-5 I Must Have That Man!
  • 4-6 Jeepers Creepers
  • 4-7 Jeepers Creepers
  • 4-8 Discussion/Jeepers Creepers
  • 4-9 Discussion/Jeepers Creepers
  • 5-1 I Don't Want To Cry Any More (Take 1 - False Start)
  • 5-10 When Your Lover Has Gone (Take 3 - Master Take)
  • 5-11 Gone With The Wind
  • 5-12 Studio Talk
  • 5-13 Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
  • 5-14 It Had To Be You
  • 5-15 Studio Talk
  • 5-16 Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • 5-17 Come Rain Or Come Shine
  • 5-18 I Got A Right To Sing The Blues
  • 5-19 What's New?
  • 5-2 I Don't Want To Cry Any More (Take 2 - Master Take)
  • 5-20 A Fine Romance (Take 1 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-21 A Fine Romance (Take 2 - Alternate Take)
  • 5-22 A Fine Romance (Take 3 - False Start)
  • 5-23 A Fine Romance (Take 4 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-24 A Fine Romance (Take 5 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-25 A Fine Romance (Take 6 - False Start)
  • 5-26 A Fine Romance (Take 7 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-27 A Fine Romance (Take 8 - Master Take)
  • 5-28 Studio Talk
  • 5-29 I Hadn't Anyone Till You
  • 5-3 Studio Talk: Prelude To A Kiss (Take 1 - False Start)
  • 5-4 Studio Talk: Prelude To A Kiss (Take 2 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-5 Prelude To A Kiss (Take 3 - Master Take)
  • 5-6 (I Don't Stand A) Ghost Of A Chance
  • 5-7 When Your Lover Has Gone (Take 1 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-8 Studio Talk: When Your Lover Has Gone (Take 2 - Incomplete Take)
  • 5-9 Studio Talk
  • 6-1 I Get A Kick Out Of You
  • 6-10 Strange Fruit
  • 6-11 Discussion: God Bless The Child
  • 6-12 Discussion
  • 6-13 God Bless The Child
  • 6-14 God Bless The Child
  • 6-15 Discussion
  • 6-16 God Bless The Child
  • 6-17 One Never Knows, Does One?
  • 6-18 Discussion
  • 6-19 Beer Barrel Polka (Aka Roll Out The Barrel)
  • 6-2 Everything I Have Is Yours
  • 6-20 Some Of These Days
  • 6-21 A Yiddishe Momme
  • 6-22 A Yiddishe Momme
  • 6-23 Discussion
  • 6-24 Lady's Back In Town
  • 6-25 Discussion
  • 6-26 Discussion
  • 6-27 One Never Knows, Does One?
  • 6-28 Discussion
  • 6-29 (Unknown Title)
  • 6-3 Isn't This A Lovely Day?
  • 6-4 Discussion/Misery
  • 6-5 Israel
  • 6-6 Misery
  • 6-7 Discussion
  • 6-8 I Must Have That Man!
  • 6-9 Discussion
  • 7-1 Travelin' Light
  • 7-10 Cheek To Cheek
  • 7-11 Ill Wind
  • 7-12 Speak Low
  • 7-13 We'll Be Together Again
  • 7-14 All Or Nothing At All
  • 7-15 Sophisticated Lady
  • 7-16 April In Paris
  • 7-2 I Must Have That Man!
  • 7-3 Some Other Spring
  • 7-4 Lady Sings The Blues
  • 7-5 Strange Fruit
  • 7-6 God Bless The Child
  • 7-7 Good Morning Heartache
  • 7-8 No Good Man
  • 7-9 Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me
  • 8-1 Lady Sings The Blues (With Reading From 'Lady Sings The Blues')
  • 8-10 Yesterdays
  • 8-11 Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
  • 8-12 I'll Be Seeing You
  • 8-13 Reading From 'Lady Sings The Blues'
  • 8-14 My Man
  • 8-15 I Cried For You
  • 8-16 Fine And Mellow
  • 8-17 I Cover The Waterfront
  • 8-18 What A Little Moonlight Can Do
  • 8-19 I Wished On The Moon
  • 8-2 Lady Sings The Blues
  • 8-20 Moonlight In Vermont
  • 8-21 A Foggy Day (Stereo)
  • 8-22 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
  • 8-23 Just One Of Those Things (Take 7 - Incomplete Take)
  • 8-24 Studio Talk
  • 8-25 Just One Of Those Things (Take 8 - Master Take)
  • 8-26 Studio Talk
  • 8-27 Comes Love (Take 1 - Alternate Take)
  • 8-28 Comes Love (Take 2 - False Start)
  • 8-29 Comes Love (Take 3 - False Start)
  • 8-3 Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do
  • 8-30 Comes Love (Take 4 - Master Take)
  • 8-4 Travelin' Light (With Reading From 'Lady Sings The Blues')
  • 8-5 Reading From 'Lady Sings The Blues'
  • 8-6 Billie's Blues (Aka I Love My Man)
  • 8-7 Body And Soul
  • 8-8 Reading From 'Lady Sings The Blues'
  • 8-9 Don't Explain
  • 9-1 Day In, Day Out (Stereo)
  • 9-10 Studio Talk: Say It Isn't So (Take 1 - Incomplete Take)
  • 9-11 Say It Isn't So (Take 2 - Master Take)
  • 9-12 Studio Talk: Our Love Is Here To Stay (Take 1 - False Start)
  • 9-13 Our Love Is Here To Stay (Take 2 - Master Take)
  • 9-14 Studio Talk: One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) (Take 1 - False Start)
  • 9-15 One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) (Take 2 - Incomplete Take)
  • 9-16 One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) (Take 3 - Master Take)
  • 9-17 They Can't Take That Away From Me
  • 9-18 Embraceable You
  • 9-19 Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
  • 9-2 Darn That Dream
  • 9-20 Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You?
  • 9-3 But Not For Me
  • 9-4 Body And Soul
  • 9-5 Studio Talk
  • 9-6 Just Friends (Instrumental)
  • 9-7 Studio Talk
  • 9-8 Stars Fell On Alabama (Take 1 - Incomplete Take)
  • 9-9 Stars Fell On Alabama (Take 2 - Master Take) (Stereo)
  • 10-1 Willis Conover Announcement
  • 10-10 Fanfare From: Oh, Lady Be Good/Conover Announcement
  • 10-11 Leonard Feather Announcement
  • 10-12 I Wished On The Moon
  • 10-13 Lover Man
  • 10-14 All The Way
  • 10-15 It's Not For Me To Say
  • 10-16 I'll Never Smile Again
  • 10-17 Just One More Chance
  • 10-18 When It's Sleepy Time Down South
  • 10-19 Don't Worry 'Bout Me
  • 10-2 Johnny Mercer Announcement
  • 10-20 Sometimes I'm Happy
  • 10-21 You Took Advantage Of Me
  • 10-22 There'll Be Some Changes Made
  • 10-23 'Deed I Do
  • 10-24 All Of You
  • 10-25 Baby, Won't You Please Come Home?
  • 10-3 Fanfare From: Oh, Lady Be Good
  • 10-4 Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • 10-5 Willow Weep For Me
  • 10-6 My Man
  • 10-7 Lover, Come Back To Me
  • 10-8 Lady Sings The Blues
  • 10-9 What A Little Moonlight Can Do