Len Goodman – Crooners & Swooners

Len Goodman – Crooners & Swooners

Release Date: 11/11/2016

Known to millions as the Head Judge of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing and ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, Len is the king of the dance floor. His vast knowledge of Ballroom and Latin American dancing gained over a lifetime of competing, judging and teaching all over the world – has made him one of the most well respected characters in the dance fraternity, and he has truly established himself as a one of our National Treasures.

Len’s passion for Dance and the music associated with it, has also been demonstrated through programs made for BBC4 including Len Goodman’s Dance Band Days, Len Goodman’s Big Band Bonanza, Dancing Cheek to Cheek with Lucy Worsley and Dancing in the Blitz with Jools Holland and Lucy Worsley.

‘Len Goodman’s Crooners & Swooners’ 3-disc/60 track album, hand selected by Len Goodman and will include classic tracks from Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, and many more.

Tracklist CD 1

  1. Elvis Presley Love Me Tender
  2. Dean Martin Memories Are Made Of This
  3. Frank Sinatra Someone to Watch Over Me
  4. Andy Williams Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
  5. Tony Bennett The Good Life
  6. Ben E King Spanish Harlem
  7. Perry Como Magic Moments
  8. Anthony Newley Why
  9. Nat King Cole Stardust
  10. Paul Anka Put Your Head On My Shoulder
  11. Johnnie Ray Just Walking In The Rain
  12. Bobby Darin Lazy River
  13. Billy Paul Me and Mrs. Jones
  14. Mel Tormé Comin' Home Baby
  15. Matt Monro Spanish Eyes
  16. Vic Damone Almost Like Being in Love
  17. Al Martino Here In My Heart
  18. Jim Reeves He'll Have to Go
  19. Johnny Mathis Chances Are
  20. Harry Belafonte Try to Remember

Tracklist CD 2

  1. Etta James At Last
  2. Della Reese Diamonds Are A Girls Best Friend
  3. Ella Fitzgerald Puttin' On The Ritz
  4. Julie London Fly Me To The Moon
  5. Mama Cass Dreamin' A Little Dream
  6. Vera Lynn As Time Goes By
  7. Aretha Franklin Skylark
  8. Doris Day Lullaby Of Broadway
  9. Rosemary Clooney Shine On Harvest Moon
  10. Sarah Vaughan Lullaby On Birdland
  11. Andrews Sisters In The Mood
  12. Bette Midler Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
  13. Peggy Lee A Doolin' Song
  14. Dianna Krall Let's Fall In Love
  15. Eva Cassidy Fields Of Gold
  16. I Want To Be Evil Eartha Kit
  17. Billie Holiday I'm A Fool To Want You
  18. Lena Horne Stormy Weather
  19. Sarah Vaughan Summertime
  20. Carmen McRae with the Dave Brubeck Quartet Take Five
  21. Judy Garland Fly Me To The Moon

Tracklist CD 3

  1. Bing Crosby Mama Loves Papa
  2. Tony Bennett & The Count Basie Orchestra My Favorite Things
  3. Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra Linger in My Arms a Little Longer, Baby
  4. Barry Manilow Come Dance With Me/Come Fly With Me
  5. Duke Ellington & His Orchestra It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
  6. Glenn Miller & His Orchestra Tuxedo Junction
  7. Henry Mancini Peter Gunn
  8. Woody Herman & His Orchestra Woodchopper's Ball
  9. Les Brown & His Orchestra I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
  10. BBC Big Band On The Sunny Side Of The Street
  11. Count Basie & His Orchestra One O'Clock Jump
  12. Chris Barber Tiger Rag
  13. Gene Krupa Let Me Off Uptown
  14. Earl Bostic Flamingo
  15. Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra Opus One
  16. Lionel Hampton Flying Home
  17. Duke Ellington & Count Basie Take the "A" Train
  18. Fats Waller When Somebody Thinks You're Wonderful
  19. Benny Goodman and his Orchestra Moonglow