"All the selections in this album were recorded in mono and the LP is mastered directly from the original session tapes. You here these priceless vintage rock 'n' roll sounds exactly the way they were recorded‒in brilliant mono." (from liner) Issued in a UNIPAK fold-out cover in the 'Greatest Recordings' Series/5(14). Check out LaVern Baker on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon. Song information for That's All I Need - LaVern Baker on AllMusic. Song information for That's All I Need - LaVern Baker on AllMusic Artist/Album Label Time AllMusic Rating; LaVern Baker. LaVern Baker. Soul on Fire: The Best of LaVern Baker. Atlantic: LaVern Baker. LaVern/LaVern Baker. Collectables.
one of the greatest voices in American R&B music, she scored numerous hits in the US pop charts, Tweedle Dee, Jim Dandy etc, and even recorded a couple of duets with the great Jackie Wilson. Unfortunately she never had a hit in Britain. Her uptempo recordings were close to Rock 'n' Roll as were most of the great R&B singers, Joe Turner for example/5(23). This two-CD compilation features four complete albums recorded by Baker for Atlantic Records during the height of her popularity in the late '50s and early '60s. While she had big sellers with rock oriented tunes, her sound encompasses a tremendously wide variety sounds including jump blues, traditional jazz, blues, boogie-woogie, and even a touch of country. LaVern was one of the biggest R&B stars of the early rock era-and these 19albums are true R&B classics. 26 tracks, including the big R&B hits Jim Dandy; Play It Fair; Bop-Ting-a-Ling; Tweedlee Dee; Still; That's All I Need; I Can't Love You Enough; My Happiness Forever, and Get Up, Get Up (You Sleepy Head)/5(4). A distant relative of Memphis Minnie, LaVern Baker was instrumental in reshaping the blues vocal into something closer to pop. This invigorating collection includes the fiery singer's greatest sides, all cut with Atlantic Records, who signed her in Baker 's stay at Atlantic was to last ten years, and her reputation rests with the material she did while with the label, the strongest . Her Greatest Recordings, a Compilation of songs by LaVern Baker. Released in on Atco (catalog no. SD ; Vinyl 12"). LaVern Baker's Saved, which appeared on Atlantic in the early s, is arguably her greatest hortimasnimbphysumtudoledearifix.coinfo exactly a conceptual album, it was instead a collection of singles and B-sides she tracked between and , which explains why it has such a random and varied flow to it.
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