This Cant Be Love - Helen Forrest - The Big Bands Greatest Vocalist Series Helen Forrest (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Voice Of The Big Bands on Discogs.5/5(1).
  2. Helen Forrest (April 12, – July 11, ) was an American singer of traditional pop and swing. She served as the "girl singer" for three of the most popular big bands of the Swing Era (Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, and Harry James), thereby earning a reputation as "the voice of the name bands.
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  4. Find Helen Forrest bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on AllMusic - Premier vocalist for many top big bands during.
  5. Helen Forrest spent more time and made more recordings with bandleaders Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman, but her two-year tenure with Harry James (, resulting in only 19 cuts) had the biggest impact on her career. Seven of those 19 tracks made the Top Ten -- "I Had the Craziest Dream," "I've Heard That Song Before," "I Don't Want to Walk Without You," "Mister Five by Five," "I Heard You.
  6. Voice Of The Big Bands buy CD music Enjoy timeless hits from Glenn Miller, The Andrews Sisters, Guy Lombardo, Bing Crosby, Dinah Shore, Sammy Kaye, and many others A comprehensive and massive collection of the best 's pop and WWII era music. Some of the brightest names and music legends are presented on this 3 CD set.
  7. Helen was just a naturally fine singer, probably the best big band vocalist around at the time.” At different times she also recorded with the Nat King Cole Trio, Lionel Hampton and Tommy Dorsey’s band in the 60s (the band was then led by Sam Donahue.) Helen could fit it in beautifully with any band .
  8. Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest: Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo: Victor: BS in. 11/17/ Between a kiss and a sigh: Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest: Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo: Victor: BS in. 11/17/ Thanks for ev'rything: Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest: Jazz/dance band, with.
  9. When Helen Forrest joined the Harry James band in , she broke new ground for American vocalists. She asked that specific arrangements be written just for her and that the band accompany her lead vocal. Harry James agreed, and Forrest went on to record five gold records: “But Not for Me,” “I Don’t Want to Walk Without You,” “I Cried For You,” “I’ve Heard That Song Before.

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