The Skelly Suggests… Spring Songs

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Spring Songs

Enjoy a jazzy salute to Spring from some of the most
delectable songbirds there ever were.

(1)       It Might As Well Be Spring  – Astrud Gilberto

(2)       Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year – Anita O’Day

(3)       Spring Is Here – Julie London

(4)       Younger Than Springtime – Rosemary Clooney

(5)       Up Jumped Spring – Abbey Lincoln/Stan Getz

(6)       Soft As Spring – Helen Forrest/Benny Goodman Orch.

(7)       Suddenly It’s Spring – June Christy

(8)       It’s Anybody’s Spring  – Peggy Lee

(9)       Joy Spring – Tuck & Patti

(10)     Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most – Ella Fitzgerald

The Skelly Suggests … Catty Songs

Cool Cat

Yes, “ Cats- The Musical” has been running forever, but they ain’t the only cats to be immortalized in song. Try these kitty ditties about felines of various stripes:

1. Some Cats Do – Peggy Lee
2. Nashville Cats – The Lovin’ Spoonful
3. Cool For Cats – Squeeze
4. Honky Cat – Elton John
5. Three Cool Cats – The Coasters
6. Put Your Cat Clothes On – Carl Perkins
7. Copy Cat – Gary U.S. Bonds
8. Stray Cat Strut – Stray Cats
9. Cat Scratch Fever – Ted Nugent
10. Cat’s In The Cradle – Harry Chapin
11. Year Of The Cat – Al Stewart
12. What’s New Pussycat? – Tom Jones

Some of these songs are available at Spotify – here’s the playlist: Catty Songs