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Fats Waller - Fats Waller In London (No. 1) album

Fats Waller - Fats Waller In London (No. 1) album Performer: Fats Waller
Title: Fats Waller In London (No. 1)
Style: Gospel
Date of release: 1958
Country: UK
Size MP3: 1681 mb
Size FLAC: 1191 mb
Rating: 4.6

Thomas Wright "Fats" Waller (May 21, 1904 – December 15, 1943) was an American jazz pianist, organist, composer, violinist, singer, and comedic entertainer. His innovations in the Harlem stride style laid the groundwork for modern jazz piano. His best-known compositions, "Ain't Misbehavin'" and "Honeysuckle Rose", were inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1984 and 1999.

The groundbreaking solo and group work of the '20s behind him, Waller recorded reams of amusing and swinging combo tunes in the following decade for Bluebird; 23 of them are heard here. The fare ranges from the predictably tongue-in-cheek ("Big Chief De Sota") to classic standards ("Until the Real Thing Comes Along"). And finding room for some of that famous keyboard work, Waller lets loose on the instrumental "Fractious Fingering. Having fun the old fashioned way.

Fats Waller Rhythms, Vol. 2. Fats Waller. Fats Waller Rhythms, Vol. 1. Frankie Newton, Les Brown, Tommy Dorsey, Dizzy Gillespie, Artie Shaw, Art Tatum, Acker Bilk, Mel Tormé, Eddie Condon, Don Redman, Herbie Mann, Lester Young, Muggsy Spanier, Wes Montgomery, Lionel Hampton, Al Caiola, Al Jarreau, Teddy Wilson, Fats Waller, Stan Kenton, Charles Mingus, Benny Goodman, Bunny Berigan, Herbie Hancock, Charlie Barnet.

If I Could Be With You. I'm Coming Virginia. Tain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do. Clearing House Blues. Squeeze Me. Snake Hips. Laughin' Cryin' Blues. You Can't Do What My Last Man Did. A New Kind of Man With a New Kind of Love for Me. Nobody but My Baby. Got to Cool My Doggies Now. Ain't Misbehavin'. Old Grand Dad. Fat and Greasy. Little Curly Hair in a High Chair. You're a) Square From Delaware

Album · 2010 · 71 Songs. 2010 Hot Record Society. More By Fats Waller and His Rhythm. Fats" Waller Favourites, No. 2013. 1934-1935 - Lulu's Back In Town.


A1 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
A2 All God's Chillun Got Wings
B1 Go Down Moses
B2 Deep River

Companies, etc.

  • Printed By – G. Colombi S.p.A.


  • Arranged By – Waller*
  • Organ [Solos] – Fats Waller


Organ solos recorded in London, August 21, 1938.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BIEM

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7EG 8304 Fats Waller "Fats" Waller In London (No. 1) ‎(7", EP) His Master's Voice 7EG 8304 UK Unknown