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  • Dinah - Louis Armstrong 1933

    2:42

    Dinah Armstrong 1933

    This is part of a few tunes that were filmed in 1933 in Denmark with his touring
    band. I believe it is one of the first sound movies with Louis' playing and singing.
    Amazing how captivating his performance come through. Of course that is the unbelievable talent of Louis Armstrong and made him the top jazz musician the world has known.

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  • Sasha & the Starlight - Dinah

    2:10

    Dinah is a popular song. The music was written by Harry Akst, and the lyrics by Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young. It was introduced by Eddie Cantor in Kid Boots (1923) in Pittsburgh. The song was published in 1925.


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    3:36

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  • Louis Armstrong Dinah 1933

    2:53

    Louis Armstrong and his touring band, live on stage in Copenhagen with Dinah.

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  • Bing Crosby-Dinah

    2:53

    w/ The Mills Brothers.

  • Mighty Sparrow-Jean & Dinah-The Lizard-Melda-Drunk & Disorderly

    10:05

    Mighty Sparrow. Long best medley version!
    Sparrow's Dance Party

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  • Dinah - Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra

    3:01

    Fuzzy Farrar, Ray Lodwig, t / Spiegle Willcox, Bill Rank, tb / Doc Ryker, Jimmy Dorsey, cl, as / Don Murray, cl, as, ts, bar / Joe Venuti, vn / Lou Longo, p / Howdy Quicksell, bj / Steve Brown, sb / Chauncey Morehouse, d / Russ Morgan, a. New York, January 28, 1926.

  • New Orleans Jazz Vipers - Dinah

    6:51

  • Fifth Harmony - Get To Know: Dinah

    2:10

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  • The Benny Goodman Quartet - Dinah

    2:46

    Benny Goodman (cl) Teddy Wilson (p) Gene Krupa (d)
    Lionel Hampton (vib)
    (1936-08-26, Hollywood)

  • Ethel Waters - Dinah 1925 Plantation Revue

    3:14

    Ethel Waters Plantation Orchestra - Dinah (Plantation revue (Work title) 1925 (Columbia) 10/20/1925 New York, New York - Sam M. Lewis (lyricist) Harry Akst (composer) Joe Young (lyricist)

    Ethel Waters (October 31, 1896 – September 1, 1977) was an American singer and actress. Waters frequently performed jazz, big band, and pop music, on the Broadway stage and in concerts, but she began her career in the 1920s singing blues.
    Lyrics:
    Carolina
    Gave me Dinah
    I'm the proudest one
    Beneath the Dixie sun

    News is spreadin'
    'Bout our weddin'
    I hear church bells ringin'
    Here's the song my heart keeps singin':

    Dinah
    Is there anyone finer
    In the state of Carolina?
    If there is and you know her
    Show her!

    Dinah
    With her Dixie eyes blazin'
    How I love to sit and gaze in
    To the eyes of Dinah Lee!

    Yet, every night
    My, how I shake with fright
    Because my Dinah might
    Change her mind about me!

    But if Dinah
    Ever wandered to China
    I would hop an ocean liner
    Just to be with Dinah Lee!

    Dinah
    Is there anyone finer
    In the state of Carolina?
    If there is and you know her
    Show her!

    Dinah
    With her Dixie eyes blazin'
    How I love to sit and gaze in
    To the eyes of Dinah Lee!

    Yet, every night
    My, how I shake with fright
    Because my Dinah might
    Change her mind about me!

    But if Dinah
    Ever wandered to China
    I would hop an ocean!
    Just to be with Dinah Lee!

  • Shnirele Perele Dinah Slepovitch

    1:51

    Shnirele perele - an optimistic Yiddish song performed by Dinah Slepovitch, with her dad Zisl at the piano.

    A string of pearls, golden flag,
    Messiah, son of David, sits high above.
    He holds a goblet in his right hand,
    he makes a blessing for the entire land.
    Amen and amen, that is true,
    Messiah will come this year.

    He will come and good years will come;
    he will ride on his horse,
    and good times will be with us;
    He will come on foot,
    and all the Jews will be in the Land of Israel.

    Yiddish lyrics in transliteration:

  • The Newfangled Four - Dinah

    4:03

    The Newfangled Four




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  • Dinah Washington ft Quincy Jones & Orchestra - Ill Close My Eyes

    4:07

    I'll Close My Eyes is a song with words and music originally written by the English songwriter and bandleader Billy Reid and published in 1945. It is usually performed in a later version with different words by the American songwriter Buddy Kaye to Reid's original music. It has become a jazz standard.

    The original version of the song had both music and lyrics written by Billy Reid.

    In this original version, the song is a song of regret, with a verse introducing the theme in words which include: Love was mine, you gave me a chance; But my heart was not content and I lost my romance.. The main song refrain then begins (as it does in the later version) I'll close my eyes but continues and make believe it's you. The song then continues on the theme that the singer has foolishly lost his love and can now only close his eyes and imagine her in his loneliness.

    It was recorded with the original Billy Reid words by the English singer Dorothy Squires, who had a close association with Billy Reid.

    The Swingin' Miss D is a 1957 studio album by Dinah Washington, arranged by Quincy Jones.

    Dinah's accompanied by Quincy Jones (conductor/arranger); Hal McKusick (alto saxophone, flugelhorn); Danny Bank (baritone saxophone); Milt Hinton (double bass); Osie Johnson (drums); Barry
    Galbraith (guitar); Nick Travis & Bernie Glow (trumpet); and Clarence Sleepy Anderson (piano).

    Heaven sends a song through its doors
    Just as if it seems to know, I'm exclusively yours
    Knowing this, I feel but one way
    You will understand too, in these words that I say

    I'll close my eyes to everyone but you
    And when I do, I'll see you standing there
    I'll lock my heart to any other caress
    I'll never say yes to a new love affair

    I'll close my eyes to everything that's gay
    If you're not there, to share each lovely day
    And through the years, those moments
    When we're far apart
    I'll close my eyes and see you with my heart

    I'll close my eyes to everything that's gay
    Lord, if you are not there, to share each lovely day
    And through the years those moments
    When we're far apart
    I'll close my eyes oh and see you with my heart

  • Dinah-Moe Humm

    6:04

    Provided to YouTube by Universal Music Group

    Dinah-Moe Humm · Frank Zappa · The Mothers

    Over-Nite Sensation

    ℗ 1973 Zappa Family Trust, Under exclusive license to Universal Music Enterprises, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

    Released on: 2012-01-01

    Producer: Frank Zappa
    Composer Lyricist: Frank Zappa

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  • Dinah Jane Challenges Super Fan In Trivia Battle | Fan Vs. Artist Trivia

    5:26

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  • Easy Living  Dinah Washington

    5:01

    Easy Living  Dinah Washington
     from album  For Those In Love 1955

  • Dinah Washington - Ill close my eyes

    2:51

    Songwriters: Buddy Kaye, William Gordon, Billy Reid (1956)

    lyrics:
    Heaven sends a song through its doors
    Just as if it seems to know, I'm exclusively yours
    Knowing this, I feel but one way
    You will understand too, in these words that I say

    I'll close my eyes to everyone but you
    And when I do, I'll see you standing there
    I'll lock my heart to any other caress
    I'll never say yes to a new love affair

    I'll close my eyes to everything that's gay
    If you're not there, to share each lovely day
    And through the years, those moments
    When we're far apart
    I'll close my eyes and see you with my heart

  • Brook Benton & Dinah Washington - Baby, Youve Got What It Takes. Stereo remix

    2:44

    Stereo remix with vocals Centred.
    I have now remixed this song with complete vocal separation. Link below.



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  • 1958 Newport Jazz Festival | All of Me | Dinah Washington

    5:33

    Music: 1931 All of Me | Dinah Washington 1958
    Video: 1958 Newport Jazz Festival | Jazz on a Summer's Day
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    'Jazz on a Summer's Day is a concert film set at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island, directed by commercial and fashion photographer Bert Stern and Aram Avakian, who also edited the film. The Columbia Records jazz producer, George Avakian, was the musical director of the film.

    The film mixes images of water and the city with the performers and audience at the festival. It also features scenes of the 1958 America's Cup yacht races. The film is largely without dialog or narration (except for periodic announcements by emcee Willis Conover).

    The film features performances by Jimmy Giuffre; Thelonious Monk; Sonny Stitt; Anita O'Day; Dinah Washington; Gerry Mulligan; Chuck Berry; Chico Hamilton, with Eric Dolphy; and Louis Armstrong, with Jack Teagarden. Also appearing are Buck Clayton, Jo Jones, Armando Peraza, and Eli's Chosen Six, the Yale College student ensemble that included trombonist Roswell Rudd, shown driving around Newport in a convertible jalopy, playing Dixieland.

    As was scheduled in advance and announced in the program, the last performer Saturday night was Mahalia Jackson, who sang a one-hour program beginning at midnight, thus ushering in Sunday morning. The film concluded with her performance of The Lord's Prayer.

    In 1999, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being 'culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant'. (Wikipedia)

  • Dinah Washington - Relax Max

    2:48

    Relax Max is a song written by Al Frisch & Sid Wayne, on the 1956 Dinah Washington album The Swingin' Miss D.

    Dinah's accompanied by Don Elliott (trumpet, vibraphone); Jimmy Cleveland (trombone); Anthony Ortega (alto saxophone); and Quincy Jones (arranger, conductor). Recorded in New York, June 25, 1956. (Verve Records)

    Relax, Max
    Your nerves are just like jumpin' jacks, Max
    Your heart is thumpin' with a crazy sound
    Hear it pound
    Bumpin', bumpin', bumpin'
    Jumpin' up and down

    Stay cool, fool
    Just take it easy
    That's the rule, fool
    The evenin' hasn't even started yet
    So, my pet
    Control yourself, control yourself
    Don't get upset

    Don't think I'm cold if I say you're too bold
    I've been fooled by that moon up above
    I want your kiss just as you want my kiss
    But a kiss is no kiss without love

    So relax, Max
    I hate to stop you in your tracks, Max
    But first you gotta prove your love to me
    When you do
    I'll love you, love you, love you
    Like you want me to

    Don't think I'm cold if I say you're too bold
    I've been fooled by that moon up above
    I want your kiss just as you want my kiss
    But a kiss is no kiss without love

    So relax, Max
    I hate to stop you in your tracks, Max
    But first you gotta prove your love to me
    When you do
    I'll love you, love you, love you
    Like you want me to

    Ah, come on, relax, Max
    Your nerves are kinda bad there, boy
    Hold it
    Down, boy
    Take it easy, fool
    Relax yourself
    The evening's young yet
    Mmm, come on and relax, Max
    Relax yourself

  • Stormy Weather by Dinah Washington

    3:03

    One of the best songs ever sung by a well voiced woman!!! Check it out!!!!

  • Dinah

    2:54

    Provided to YouTube by Universal Music Group

    Dinah · Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

    Louie Louie Louie

    ℗ 2017 Savoy Records, a division of Concord Music Group, Inc.

    Released on: 2017-06-16

    Producer: Scotty Morris
    Producer: Joshua Levy
    Composer Lyricist: Unknown

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

  • Fats Waller - Dinah

    3:12

    Dinah By Fats Waller in 1939

  • Dinah

    3:08

    Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises

    Dinah · Wynton Marsalis

    Bolden (Original Soundtrack)

    ℗ 2019 Jazz at Lincoln Center, Inc.

    Released on: 2019-04-19

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

  • Dinah

    3:07

    Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises

    Dinah · Fats Waller

    Fats Waller - Thru the 30's Volume 1

    ℗ 2008 Smith & Co

    Released on: 2008-09-19

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  • Dinah

    3:18

    Provided to YouTube by Columbia/Legacy

    Dinah · Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra

    This Is Jazz #1

    ℗ Originally released 1930. All rights reserved by Sony Music Entertainment

    Trumpet, Vocal: Louis Armstrong
    Composer, Lyricist: Stephanie Lewis
    Guitar: Bernard Addison
    Composer, Lyricist: J. Young
    Composer, Lyricist: Harry Akst
    Drums: Willie Lynch
    Piano: Joe Turner
    Alto Saxophone, Clarinet: Bobby Holmes
    Alto Saxophone: Theodore McCord
    Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone: Castor McCord
    Trumpet: Ed Anderson
    Trombone: Henry Hicks
    Producer: Tommy Rockwell
    Producer: Bob Stephens

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  • Django Reinhardt -Dinah-

    2:51

    Django Reinhardt Gypsy Guitar Genius

    Dinah has been recorded on December 1934 in Paris with Stephane Grappelli, Joseph Reinhardt, Roger Chaput, Louis Vola.

  • Dinah

    2:52

    Provided to YouTube by Legacy/Columbia

    Dinah · with Studio Orchestra

    16 Most Requested Songs

    ℗ Originally Released 1932 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

    Released on: 1992-10-13

    Guitar: Eddie Lang
    Composer, Lyricist: Stephanie Lewis
    Composer, Lyricist: J. Young
    Producer: Didier C. Deutsch
    Composer, Lyricist: Harry Akst
    Executive Producer: Jerry Shulman
    Drums: Larry Gomar
    Drums: Chauncey Morehouse
    Piano: Joe Meresco
    Alto Saxophone: Les Dreyer
    Alto Saxophone: Bennie Krueger
    Tenor Saxophone: Max Farley
    Trombone: Will Bradley

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  • Dinah

    5:02

    Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises

    Dinah · Preservation Hall Hot 4 with Duke Dejan

    Preservation Hall Hot 4 With Duke Dejan

    ℗ 2007 Preservation Hall

    Released on: 2004-01-01

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  • Dinah

    2:52

    Provided to YouTube by Columbia/Legacy

    Dinah · Bing Crosby · The Mills Brothers

    The Essential Bing Crosby (The Columbia Years)

    ℗ Originally released 1932. All rights reserved by Columbia Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

    Released on: 2003-05-12

    Associated Performer: Bing Crosby & The Mills Brothers
    Composer: Joseph Young
    Lyricist: Samuel M. Lewis
    Composer: Harry Akst
    Lyricist: Joe Young

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  • Dinah

    2:21

    Provided to YouTube by Universal Music Group

    Dinah (Digitally Remastered 97) · Dean Martin

    Swingin' Down Yonder

    ℗ 1997 Capitol Records Inc.

    Released on: 1955-08-01

    Conductor: Dick Stabile
    Studio Personnel, Mastering Engineer: Duncan Cowell
    Composer: Harry Akst
    Composer: Sam M. Lewis
    Composer: Joe Young

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

  • Mighty Sparrow - Jean & Dinah

    3:45

    Mighty Sparrow - Jean & Dinah

  • Dinah

    3:27

    Provided to YouTube by CDBaby

    Dinah · Sr. Swing

    Etiopia Jam

    ℗ 2019 Sr. Swing Hot Jazz Band

    Released on: 2019-04-18

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

  • Chet Baker - Dinah - 1956

    3:06

    Chet Baker and his Quintet with Bobby Jaspar
    Original LP Barclay 84042 - 1956.
    Deluxe LP Reissue by Sam Records -

    This session was recorded at Studio Pathe-Magellan in Paris, between Tuesday October, 25th, 1955 and February, 10th, 1956. This record is the third and last record for the Barclay label.
    In answer to an offer from Nicole Barclay, Chet Baker arrived in Paris early in September 1955. On the 22nd -- or maybe the 23rd -- he signed a contract to make seven records... (The figure was later erased and replaced by «three», which turned out to be correct). Released after the trumpeter's return to the USA, this last volume was construed as rather a poor relation opposite the others in the trilogy, all the more so because, hurriedly drafted, the sleeve-notes did little to render unto Caesar the things which were Caesar's. Unlike the earlier opuses, this one was in no way a concept-album: it contented itself with a simple overview of Chet's Parisian associations, depending on where his fancies took him in the course of his stay. When Chet entered the Studio Pathé-Magellan on October 25th, only one member of his original accompanying trio was still present: pianist Dick Twardzik had died of an overdose, and drummer Peter Littman had returned home after selling his kit for whatever it would fetch. Jimmy Bond and his contrabass, however, were both still there, and in the ensuing octet session Chet's melodic gifts were magnified by (remarkable) scores penned by Pierre Michelot -- 'Chet', 'Dinah' -- and Christian Chevalier 'Vline'. The three pièces were mini-concertos, and the trumpeter loved them so much that he decided to do them again back in America... but not so successfully. On November 28th Chet went back into the same studio, this time with Raymond Fol on piano, Benoît Quersin on bass and Jean-Louis Viale on drums. They recorded two improvisations: the first was based on a 1932 standard from Howard Dietz and Arthur Schwartz, 'Alone Together', while the second began with 'Exitu's, a composition written by one of Baker's friends, Phil Urso. The performances are among the most beautiful that Chet produced during this period, along with 'Chekeetah' -- or 'Chik-Etah' -- and 'How about You?' which put the seal on a partnership that had first come to light at the Club Saint-Germain, temporarily rechristened for the occasion: «Every Saturday and Sunday afternoon from 16h30 to 19h30 at the Barclay's Club -- 13 rue Saint-Benoît, Paris -- Bobby Jaspar Quintet with American trumpeter Chet Baker,» read the sign. The format was stylistically ideal, leading Chet to abandon the quartet format he'd preferred up until then. To respect his next bookings, Chet had to get a stable band together, and as his pianist he chose Raph Schecroun -- later known as Errol Parker -- who was himself replaced by Francy Boland. Alongside him were bassist Eddie de Haas, who'd previously been with Martial Solal and Henri Renaud (the latter, in the adventure, also lost his regular drummer, Charles Saudrais, who was just seventeen. According to Jean-Louis Chautemps, When Bobby Jaspar couldn't do it or just wanted too much, they looked for someone cheaper; and that was me. There wasn't really an audition: we were in the Tabou, I played with Chet, he said OK and, two days later, we found ourselves in Reykjavik, Iceland. The tune 'Tasty Puddin'g written by Al Cohn and 'Anticipated Blues', one of the rare pieces Chet claimed to have written, were in the repertoire played by this last Baker-led formation on the Old Continent.
    Both pieces, once again, moved Pierre Michelot to pass judgement: «With ordinary means, Chet managed to play phrases of extraordinary beauty with simplicity and clarity ».

    Text -- Alain Tercinet

    Recorded between Tuesday October 25th, 1955 and February 10th, 1956, Pathe-Magellan Studio, Paris.

  • Dinah Washington - Where are you

    2:21

    Dinah at her best.

  • Sophie Jamieson - Dinah | Sofar London

    5:20

    Sophie Jamieson performing Dinah at Sofar London on January 22nd, 2013. We put on more than 10 shows every month in London, see upcoming dates and sign-up for tickets here:

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    Filmed by: Mike Downs, Chris West & Mem Youssouf

    Edited by: Chris Morris

    Audio by: Miguel de Campos
    mcgperu@gmail.com

  • Fats Waller Dinah Piano Solo Transcription

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    A short, bouncy introductory piano solo before the alto sax of Rudy Powell takes his solo, epitomising Fats at his up tempo stride best!

    N. B. the classic left hand counter melody bass line: never just your typical tonic/dominant alternate bass pattern!

    #fatswaller #stride #piano #solo #transcription #dinah

  • Dinah Angelo Debarre Style | Gypsy Jazz Guitar Tabs

    3:04

    Dinah - Angelo Debarre Style
    Slow Theme + Solo Tabs

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  • Dinah - The Joscho Stephan Trio live 2020

    4:08

    Joscho Stephan, Fredi Gebhardt und Stefan Berger live bei Jazz Club Hannover by Gartenheim. Dinah ist ursprünglich ein Popsong aus den 20er/30er Jahren, der über das Broadway Musical Kid boots 1923 erstmals bekannt wurde. Die Musik wurde von Harry Akst geschrieben und der Titel schaffte es später in verschiedenen Interpretationen sogar an die Spitze der US Charts. Durch Versionen von Jazz Größen wie Thelonious Monk, Django Reinhardt oder Louis Armstrong zählt Dinah ebenfalls als Jazz Standard.
    Joscho Stephan, einer der aktuell bekanntesten und besten Gypsy Jazz Gitarristen, spielte im Dezember 2020 mit seinen Kollegen den Song im feinsten Django Stil. Unbedingt hörenswert!

    Dinah, is well known as a famous Pop tune and also as jazz standard, written by Harry Akst. In 1923 the Broadway Musical Kid Boots were using the tune in the show final and afterwards many singers and jazz legends were covering Dinah in different versions.
    The Joscho Stephan trio present a great arrangement in the style of Django Reinhardt.
    Amazing!



    #joschostephan
    #dinah
    #gypsyjazz2021

  • DAVID RUFFIN - DINAH

    3:19

    It's well known that Motown recorded more material than it could release, but its reasons for shelving material remain a mystery to this day. Ever since the CD reissue boom of the late '80s, this unreleased material has begun to trickle out of the vaults, and when it does surface in such forms as the dynamite double-disc set A Cellarful of Motown!, the music is so good it's hard to believe that it never was released at the time. Knowing this, it should not come as a complete surprise that former Temptations lead singer David Ruffin had a full, completed album shelved in 1971, but hearing Hip-O Select's excavation of that album on the 2004 release David: The Unreleased Album, it's still a wonder that this record sat in the vaults for over three decades, with very few of the songs recorded during the sessions appearing on other records and compilations over the years. Far from being unreleasable, David (titled as such because the album was never given a proper title -- it was given a catalog number and track sequencing, with David Ruffin penciled in as its name, but that was used as the title for his 1973 album) finds Ruffin at a solo peak, not just a singer but in terms of material. He cut the 12 songs that comprised the album, along with the seven bonus tracks from the same sessions that fill out this CD reissue, in late 1969 and 1970, after he had a big solo hit with My Whole World Ended (The Moment You Left Me), with the intent of releasing the album in 1971. There were a pair of covers of recent hits -- an appropriately heartbroken and seductive Rainy Night in Georgia and a rather revelatory I Want You Back, which added real grit to the Jackson 5's effervescent smash -- but most of this was material written for Ruffin and it played to his strengths. While this music was rooted in Motown's signature sound and performed by the Funk Brothers, it also looked beyond Detroit, adding heavy doses of funk, psychedelia, and smooth soul, filled with galvanizing horns, driving guitars, down-n-dirty clavinets, flourishes of electric sitar, fuzz tones, and wah-wah guitars, all grounded by Ruffin's earthy testifying and tied together by top-notch songwriting. All these elements wound up sounding much hipper than much of the music officially released by Motown in the early 1970, when Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye were just beginning to break free of the studio's formula, and while David and its accompanying bonus tracks are not a masterpiece along the lines of Talking Book or What's Going On (or even Where I'm Coming From, for that matter), it's vibrant, exciting music that still sounds fresh -- arguably fresher than full-length Temptations albums of the late '60s -- which qualifies it as a lost classic of sorts. Why was it lost, consigned to the vaults for nearly three and a half decades? According to the liner notes, nobody really knows. Ruffin wasn't popular among the executives at Motown in the early '70s, and he was also going through a number of well-documented personal problems, so it's possible that Motown simply didn't want to promote him at the time, but it's also true that the label had a number of great records, including Marvin's What's Going On, to release in 1971, and Ruffin had two LPs out in 1970, including a duet album with his brother Jimmy, so the market may have been saturated. We'll likely never know the reason why David was buried, but fortunately it has been unearthed, and it's a reason for hardcore soul and Motown fans to celebrate.

  • Dinah

    3:20

    Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises

    Dinah · Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong Best Of Vol. 1

    ℗ 2010 Entertain Me Ltd.

    Released on: 2011-01-17

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  • DINAH WASHINGTON ~ Dream ~

    2:45

    Dinah Washington ~ DREAM ~

  • Dinah - Bengt Hallberg

    2:52

    Bengt Hallberg  1957

  • Dinah Washington: I Thought About You

    3:06

    Dinah Washington
    I Thought About You
    from Give Me Back My Tears

  • Dinah - Thelonious Monk

    3:42

  • Dinah Jane – “1501”

    2:47

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  • Dinah

    4:08

    A 1925 popular song. Words by Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young. Music by Harry Akst. Published by Mills Music Inc. Published by B. Feldman & Co. Midi sequence by James Pitt-Payne. Vocal by Fred Feild.

    Lyrics

    1. Carolina gave me Dinah
    I'm the proudest one beneath the Dixie sun
    News is spreadin' 'bout a weddin'
    I hear church bells ringin'
    Here's the song my heart keeps singin'

    Chorus:
    Dinah, is there anyone finer in the state of Carolina
    If there is and you know 'er, show 'er to me
    Dinah, with her Dixie eyes blazin'
    How I love to sit and gaze into the eyes of Dinah Lee
    Ev'ry night why do I shake with fright
    Because my Dinah might change her mind about me
    Dinah, if she wandered to China
    I would hop an ocean liner
    Just to be with Dinah Lee

    2. Some designer modeled Dinah
    He must be the One who made the golden sun
    Heaven bless her, she said Yes, Sir
    All day long I'm prayin'
    Even in my dreams I'm sayin'

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  • Dinah

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    Provided to YouTube by RCA Victor

    Dinah · Benny Goodman Quartet · Sam M. Lewis · Joe Young · Harry Akst

    The Complete RCA Victor Small Group Recordings

    ℗ Originally Recorded 1936. All rights reserved by BMG Music

    Released on: 1997-09-18

    Reissue Producer: Orrin Keepnews
    Executive Producer: Steve Backer
    Clarinet: Benny Goodman
    Re-mastering Engineer: Dennis Ferrante
    Re-mastering Engineer: Jim Crotty
    Piano: Teddy Wilson
    Drums: Gene Krupa
    Re-mastering Engineer: Paul Brizzi
    Vibraphone: Lionel Hampton

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