First 10" release 'Good Night Irene, Hello Dolly' was released for Org Records. Members: Sal (vocals), Matt Atkins (drums), Az (bass), Kay Kapoor (guitar) and Paul Martin (vocals) who replaced Sal. Sites
I said hello, Dolly,. well, hello, Dolly It’s so nice to have you back where you belong You’re lookin’ swell, Dolly. you’re still goin’ strong I feel that room swayin’. take her. wrap, fellas.
The tracks were mostly recorded on December 3, 1963, and April 18, 1964, in New York City. It was released by Kapp Records in 1964 and became Armstrong's most commercially successful album.
Hello, Dolly! (Ella Fitzgerald album). Hello, Dolly! is a 1964 (see 1964 in music) studio album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald.
Peter from Toronto, Canada"Goodnight Irene" didn't get Leadbelly out of jail. It was his "Governor Neff" song, which he sang to Governor Pat Neff of Texas, about how he'd release the Governor if their positions were reversed. Although Governor Neff had sworn never to pardon a prisoner, was so overcome by the song that he released the murderous Leadbelly. Hence the legends of Leadbelly's dangerous charisma. Adrienne from Santa Barbara, CaMy dad brought a Leadbelly album home from the library in 1963 and my mom and I thought he was nuts
Hello, Dolly! was first produced on Broadway by David Merrick in 1964, winning a record tying tied with South Pacific 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, a record held for 37 years The show album Hello, Dolly! An Original Cast Recording was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 20021 The album reached number one on the Billboard album chart on June 6, 1964 and was replaced the next week by Louis Armstrong's album Hello, Dolly! 2. The show has become one of the most enduring musical theatre hits, with four Broadway revivals and international success It was also made into the 1969 f. .
In 1967, after Hello, Dolly! had played over 1,500 performances on Broadway (with Dollys including Carol Channing, Ginger Rogers, Martha Raye, and Betty Grable), the show's producer, David Merrick, hit on the idea of extending its run even more by swapping in an all-black cast led by Pearl Bailey, with Cab Calloway co-starring as Horace Vandergelder.