Now Available On CD

 

Vocalist's Showcase Presenting Songs By

BELLE BAKER - ENCORE 1

VAUDEVILLE RADIO PHONOGRAPH RECORD FAVORITE
(REC 1919-1929)

   

 

 

THIS CUSTOM CD WAS MADE FROM RARE ORIGINAL DISC RECORDS.
ADVANCED FILTERING SYSTEM WAS USED FOR VERY CLEAN SOUND.
THIS ENHANCED CD EDITION WAS REMASTERED USING THE LATEST DIGITAL TECHNIQUES.

 

 

 

Stock Up 30 % Off  Sale

CD's (where available):
Regular $19.95  Now $13.99

 

Belle Baker (Born 25 December 1893 - Died 29 April 1957)
was an
American singer and actress. She rose to fame
as a vaudeville vocalist, appearing on Broadway and in nightclubs,
films, radio and television.

In the early 1920s, when she was well known as The Ragtime Singer
.
In 1926, Baker had the title role in Broadway's
Betsy.
She introduced Irving Berlin's "Blues Skies" in the
Florenz Ziegfeld
production, which ran for 39 performances from
December 28, 1926 to January 29, 1927.
On radio, she was a guest performer on
The Eveready Hour,
broadcasting's first major variety show, which featured Broadway's top headliners.
After roles in the films
Song of Love (1929) and Charing Cross Road (1935),
she appeared as herself in
Atlantic City (1944).
She was performing in nightclubs into the 1950ís.
She died of a heart attack at age 62 in 1957 at
Cedars of Lebanon Hospital in Los Angeles.


This CD includes her 1st record for Pathť, her recordings for Victor
and her 1st group of Brunswick recordings.
Her song interpretations were very unique, expressive and dramatic.
Her unique style remained throughout her singing career
and brings an exciting intensity to all her recordings. 

 

 

TRACK LISTING

 

 

1- BUTTERFLY IS A FLY GAL NOW  - REC 10/1919 - PATH… 22208

2- I LOVE HIM - REC 10/1919 - PATH… 22208

3- GOT YES WE HAVE NO BANANAS BLUES- REC 8/1923 - VICTOR 19135

4- JUBILEE BLUES - REC 8/1923 - VICTOR 19135

5- HARD HEARTED HANNAH - REC 8/1924 - VICTOR 19436

6- SWEET LITTLE YOU  - REC 8/1924 - VICTOR 19436

7- MY KID - REC 2/1925 - VICTOR 19605

8- PANAMA MAMAS ARE RUINING ME - REC 2/1925 - VICTOR 19605

9- THERE MUST BE SOMEBODY ELSE - REC 11/1927 - BRUNSWICK 3706

10- BABY YOU MOTHER - REC 11/1927 - BRUNSWICK 3706

11- THERE MUST BE A SILVER LINING - REC 2/1928 - BRUNSWICK 3815

12- ONE MORE NIGHT - REC 2/1928 - BRUNSWICK 3815

13- MY MAN - REC 10/1928 - BRUNSWICK 4086

14- THATíS HOW I FEEL ABOUT YOU - REC 10/1928 - BRUNSWICK 4086

15- IíLL ALWAYS BE IN LOVE WITH YOU - REC 4/1929 - BRUNSWICK 4313

16- OLD FASHIONED LADY - REC 4/1929 - BRUNSWICK 4313

17- UNDERNEATH THE RUSSIAN MOON - REC 5/1929 - BRUNSWICK 4343

18- MY SIN - REC 5/1929 - BRUNSWICK 4343

19- IíM A DREAMER ARENíT WE ALL - REC 10/1929 - BRUNSWICK 4550

20- IF I HAD A TALKING PICTURE - REC 10/1929 - BRUNSWICK 4550

 




 





 

| Home | F.A.Q. | Contact Us | Links |

 Designed By Bestwebs.com