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9 thoughts on “ Glad To Be Unhappy - Herb Jeffries - Say It Isnt So (CD, Album)

  1. The warm baritone of Herb Jeffries is showcased on a dozen ballads on this CD reissue. Russ Garcia's arrangements for a string orchestra match Jeffries' voice well, but there are no real surprises or variety. Jeffries sounds fine on such tunes as "Say It Isn't So," "When Your Lover Has Gone," "Angel Eyes" and "The End of a Love Affair," although the overall results are rather predictable.6/
  2. Say It Isn't So, an Album by Herb Jeffries. Released in on Bethlehem (catalog no. BCP; Vinyl LP). Genres: Jazz. Featured peformers: Barbara Eden (cover model).
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Say It Isn't So on Discogs. Label: Bethlehem Records - BCP • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Jazz • Herb Jeffries - Say It Isn't So (, Vinyl) | Discogs4/5(2).
  4. Jan 25,  · Provided to YouTube by Sony Music Entertainment Glad to Be Unhappy · Chris Botti · John Mayer Chris Botti In Boston ℗ Sony Music Entertainment Released on: Associated Performer.
  5. Although not really a jazz singer, Herb Jeffries was the last surviving member of the Duke Ellington Orchestra and a fine interpreter of swing songs and ballads. He performed with Erskine Tate in Read Full Biography. Overview ↓ Biography ↓ Discography ↓ Songs ↓.
  6. At age plus, Herb "Flamingo" Jeffries, lived in the Palm Springs area with significant other (and later his fifth wife) Savannah Shippen, who is 45 years his junior, remaining one of the last of the original singing cowboys still alive (along with Monte Hale) until he finally passed away on May 25, , having hit the century mark.
  7. His last album, he sang at the age of Herb Jeffries has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In , he was inducted into the Western Performers Hall of Fame at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Discography (selection) Edit. Say It Isn't So.
  8. HERB JEFFRIES Vinyl Records and CDs: Herbert "Herb" Jeffries (born September 24, in Detroit, Michigan - died May 25, in Woodland Hills, California) was an American jazz and popular singer and actor. He was the first black man to star in an American western. He starred as a singing cowboy in several all-black Western films.
  9. A;so go see Herb Jeffries, he's 90 and his range has expanded, he's even a better singer now! I saw him in concert on his 90th Birthday, and bought his newly recorded exellent cd "the Duke &I", that is the hip swinging, Jeffries, he's still swingin', anf looks more like a /5(5).

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