We Go Well Together - Cab Calloway - Minnie The Moocher (CD)


  1. "Minnie the Moocher" was written by the famous band leader, jazz composer and singer Cabell "Cab" Calloway III, and the jazz music publisher Irving Mills. It was first recorded in by Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, and became their signature song for the next decade.
  2. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Minnie The Moocher on Discogs. Label: History - HI • Series: Recordings By The Greatest Musicians Of The Big Band Era - • Format: 2x, CD Compilation, Remastered • Country: Germany • Genre: Jazz • Style: Big Band.
  3. Minnie the Moocher "Minnie the Moocher" is a jazz song first recorded in by Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, selling over a million copies. "Minnie the Moocher" is most famous for its nonsensical ad libbed ("scat") lyrics (for example, "Hi De Hi De Hi De Ho").In performances, Calloway would have the audience and the band members participate by repeating each scat phrase in a form of call.
  4. From dust jacket notes: "From the back streets of Baltimore where he hustled as a kid, through the jazz clubs of Chicago in the raw and roaring twenties, to the Cotton Club, Hollywood, Paris, and beyond, here in his own words is the story of Cab Calloway - the man who made Minnie the Moocher a household heroine and became one of the most respected jazz musicians and best loved entertainers in Reviews: 9.
  5. Cab Calloway’s signature song describes a story about a beggar named Minnie. Her obituary from the November issue of Jet magazine details more. Minnie ‘The Moocher’ has died. She was a.
  6. A number of Cab Calloway albums are called Minnie the Moocher. In , the Boswell Sisters did their own jazz version of "Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day" as did Fletcher Henderson. In the Marx Brothers ' film A Night at the Opera, Groucho Marx famously quipped, "You're willing to pay him a thousand dollars a night just for singing?
  7. Cab Calloway song lyrics collection. Browse lyrics and Cab Calloway albums. Lyrics. We Go Well Together () [Remastered] The Very Best of Cab Calloway: Minnie the Moocher (Les Ballroom Dancehall, Vol. 2. Minnie the Moocher (2 Songs).

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