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Star Eyes
Dick Haymes
Star Eyes
Genres: Jazz, Pop, Broadway & Vocalists
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All Artists: Dick Haymes
Title: Star Eyes
Members Wishing: 1
Total Copies: 0
Label: Jazz Classics
Release Date: 7/9/1996
Genres: Jazz, Pop, Broadway & Vocalists
Styles: Traditional Jazz & Ragtime, Vocal Jazz, Easy Listening, Oldies, Vocal Pop, Traditional Vocal Pop
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPC: 604997600429

CD Reviews

Fun stuff from the Golden Era of pop vocals
Joe Sixpack -- | Middle America | 12/05/2003
(4 out of 5 stars)

"'Forties crooner Dick Haymes gained fame singing with bandleader Harry James during a fabled 1939-1941 association wherein he was famously brought in as the replacement for bobbysoxer idol Frank Sinatra. This disc is a swell set of live 1943-1950 radio performances, capturing Haymes at his most nakedly Sinatra-esque. This chronologically arranged, 31-song set is generously programmed and well-paced, more fun and more engaging than other Haymes collections I've heard, and more lively than many of his studio performances. Great between-song banter with Haymes and the various bandleaders and announcers. Recommended!"