“Blue Drag” and “Shine” with Freddy Taylor (vocals), Swing men from Harlem, Quintette of the Hot Club of France

Blue Drag is a famous Django Reinhardt tune.  It was recorded by Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli, and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France in 1935.  Here is a recording done by Freddy Taylor (vocals) and his group the Swing Men from Harlem.  Freddy Taylor recorded another tune called Shine with Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France.  He was a very popular jazz singer, tap dancer, trumpet player, and bandleader during the 1930s.  Here is a recording of Blue Drag done by Freddy Taylor and his Swing Men from Harlem.  Enjoy.

Shine was a tune that Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli, and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France recorded with jazz singer Freddy Taylor in 1936.  Here is the recording of Shine done by Freddy Taylor and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France.  Enjoy.

 

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