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Performer: Louis Armstrong
Genre: Jazz
Title: The Best Of The Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings
Country: US
Released: 2002
Style: Dixieland
FLAC version ZIP size: 1135 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1620 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1884 mb
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The Louis Armstrong Hot Five and Hot Seven Sessions were recorded between 1925 and 1928 by Louis Armstrong with his Hot Five and Hot Seven groups. According to the National Recording Registry, "Louis Armstrong was jazz's first great soloist and is among American music's most important and influential figures. These sessions, his solos in particular, set a standard musicians still strive to equal in their beauty and innovation.

The album's 18 tracks, which were culled from the four-CD box set, The Complete Hot Five and Hot Seven Recordings, unfold chronologically and can be divided into two parts: the 1926 and 1927 sessions, and the recordings from 1928. The collection’s thrilling first track, Heebie Jeebies, was the band’s first hit and includes the first recorded scat performance. And of course it’s fascinating to hear Armstrong develop his style, track by track, throughout this seminal period. 1928’s West End Blues, with its legendary unaccompanied opening trumpet statement, might be the brightest burning star on the album, but there’s much else to behold on this essential disc. The Best of the Hot 5 & Hot 7 Recordings Louis Armstrong.

This four-CD set brings together all the recordings made during the period of the Hot Five and Hot Sevens along with all the attendant recordings that Armstrong was involved in during this breakthrough period. You can't have a Louis Armstrong collection without this historic set. Come to think of it, you can't have any kind of respectable jazz collection without it, either.

Overall, Louis Armstrong’s The Best of the Hot 5 & 7 recordings provides a wonderful snapshot into this exciting period in music history and one of its greatest artists. Release date – July 23, 2002. Track Listing: Heebie Jeebies; Muskrat Ramble; King Of The Zulus; Jazz Lips; Willie The Weeper; Wild Man Blues; Alligator Crawl; Potato Head Blues; Weary Blues; Ory's Creole Trombone; Struttin' With Some Barbecue; West End Blues; Squeeze Me; Basin Street Blues; Beau Koo Jack; Muggles; St. James Infirmary; Tight Like This

The Best of the Hot Five and Hot Seven Recordings. Audio CD. Louis Armstrong. Recorded between 1925 and 1929, the Complete Hot Five and Hot Seven Recordings find Armstrong with more than able cohorts, including pianists Earl "Fatha" Hines and Lillian Hardin (Armstrong's second wife), ist Johnny Dodds, and trombonist Kid Ory. Recorded when Armstrong was emerging from the influence of his idol, Joe "King" Oliver, these sides feature the main staples of the Armstrong canon, including "Potato Head Blues," "Big Butter and Egg Man," "Cornet Chop Suey" and the Armstrong-Hines duet "Weather Bird.

Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an American jazz trumpeter and singer from New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Tracklist

Heebie Jeebies 2:54
Muskrat Ramble 2:32
King Of The Zulus 3:05
Jazz Lips 3:01
Willie The Weeper 3:08
Wild Man Blues 3:11
Alligator Crawl 3:02
Potato Head Blues 2:57
Weary Blues 3:00
Ory's Creole Trombone 3:04
Struttin' With Some Barbecue 3:06
West End Blues 3:20
Squeeze Me 3:24
Basin Street Blues 3:17
Beau Koo Jack 3:01
Muggles 2:52
St. James Infirmary 3:14
Tight Like This 3:12

Versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
508604 2 Louis Armstrong The Best Of The Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings ‎(CD, Comp) Columbia, Legacy 508604 2 US 2002
CK 86539 Louis Armstrong The Best Of The Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings ‎(CD, Comp) Legacy, Columbia CK 86539 US 2002
COL 508604 2, 508604 2 Louis Armstrong The Best Of The Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings ‎(CD, Comp) Columbia, Legacy COL 508604 2, 508604 2 Europe 2002
88697213952 Louis Armstrong The Best Of The Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings ‎(CD, Comp, RE) Columbia 88697213952 Europe 2008
SICP-4055 Louis Armstrong The Best Of The Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings ‎(CD, Comp, RE) Sony SICP-4055 Japan 2014