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LIL ARMSTRONG - Hot Miss Lil - Born to Swing

LIL ARMSTRONG - Hot Miss Lil - Born to Swing
£12.99
CD / Product Number: URCD301

Lil Amstrong is one of the unsung pioneers of jazz and was the wife of Louis Armstrong. This is an excellent album and shows off the indisputable talents of Hot Miss Lil
Lil Hardin Armstrong (February 3, 1898–August 27, 1971) was a jazz pianist, the first major female jazz instrumentalist, who played with the King Oliver Creole Jazz Band and Louis Armstrong's Hot Five and Hot Seven bands. She also wrote or co-wrote many jazz songs and fronted several of her own bands in the 1920s and 1930s.
While Lil Hardin Armstrong's career was nowhere near as successful as her husband's, she was the first major woman jazz instrumentalist whose career had any significant duration.

Description

1) Or Leave Me Alone
2) My Hi-De-Ho Man
3) Brown Gal
4) Doin’ The Suzie-Q
5) Just For A Thrill
6) It’s Murder
7) Born To Swing
8) (I’m On )A Sit-Down Strike For Rhythm
9) Bluer Than Blue
10) I’m Knockin’ At The Cabin Door
11) Lindy Hop
12) When I Went Back Home
13) Let’s Call It Love
14) You Mean So Much To Me
15) Let’s Get Happy Together
16) Happy Today, Sad Tomorrow
17) You Shall Reap What You Sow
18) Oriental Swing
19) Safely Locked Up In My Heart
20) Everything’s Wrong, Ain’t Nothing Right
21) Harlem On Saturday Night
22) Knock-Kneed Sal (On The Mourner’s Bench)
23) Sixth Street
24) Riffin’ The Blues
25) Why Is A Good Man So Hard To Find?
26) My Secret Flame