Who Sang Alexander's Ragtime Band? Ray Charles

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publisher: ©IMAGEM U.S. LLC
writers: Irving Berlin, Annette Friis
release date: 1959
genres: Jazz Funk / Soul
styles: Soul-Jazz/Big Band
length: 2:54
producer: Nesuhi Ertegun and Jerry Wexler
arranger: Quincy Jones
alto saxophone: Marshall Royal
flute & saxophone: Frank Wess
piano: Ray Charles
tenor saxophone: Zoot Sims, David “Fathead” Newman and Paul Gonsalves
trombone: Melba Liston and Quentin Jackson
trumpet: Clark Terry, Ernie Royal, Joe Newman, Marcus Belgrave and Snookie Young
vocal: Ray Charles
Come on and hear Come on and hear Alexander's Ragtime Band,
Come on and hear Come on and hear , it's the best band in the land!

They can play a bugle call like you never heard before, So natural that you
Want to go to war-- That's just the bestest band in the land, My Honey Lamb!

Come on along ,Come on along, let me take you by the hand Up to the Man,Up to
The man who's the leader of the band, And if you want to hear the Swanee River
Played in ragtime Come on and hear, Come on and hear , Alexander's Ragtime

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Let the Good Times Roll
  • 2 It Had to Be You
  • 3 Alexander's Ragtime Band
  • 4 Two Years of Torture
  • 5 When Your Lover Has Gone
  • 6 'Deed I Do
  • 7 Just for a Thrill
  • 8 You Won't Let Me Go
  • 9 Tell Me You'll Wait for Me
  • 10 Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'
  • 11 Am I Blue
  • 12 Come Rain or Come Shine

  • Album Information
    label: Atlantic
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin