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Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald
Real name
Ella Jane Fitzgerald
Born
April 25, 1917
Died
June 15, 1996
Country
United States
Family
Ray Brown [US] Husband (1947-1953)
Christopher Williams Nephew
Related
Tommy Flanagan Piano accompanist in the 1960s and 1970s.
Paul Smith [US] Long-time accompanist and conductor
Chick Webb Vocals in the Chick Webb Orchestra (1935-1939)

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Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
30 by Ella [CD Reissue] Ella Fitzgerald 1999 Capitol Jazz
All That Jazz Ella Fitzgerald 1990 Pablo
A Perfect Match Ella and Basie 1979 Pablo Today
Brighten the Corner Ella Fitzgerald 1967 Capitol Records
Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie! Ella Fitzgerald 1961 Verve Records
Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie [1997] Ella Fitzgerald 1997 Polydor
Don't Worry 'Bout Me Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 1939 Decca
Easy Living Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass 1986 Pablo
Ella Ella Fitzgerald August 1969 Reprise Records
Ella Abraça Jobim - Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Antonio Carlos Jobim Song Book Ella Fitzgerald March 1981 Pablo
Ella and Basie! Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie October 1963 Verve Records
Ella and Duke at the Côte d'Azur Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington 1966 Verve Records
Ella and Louis Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong 1956 Verve Records
Ella and Louis Again Ella and Louis 1957 Verve Records
Ella and Oscar Ella Fitzgerald & Oscar Peterson 1976 Pablo
Ella at Duke's Place Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington 1966 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald's Christmas Ella Fitzgerald 1967 Capitol Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings Songs from "Let No Man Write My Epitaph" Ella Fitzgerald 1960 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings Sweet Songs for Swingers Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Song Book Ella Fitzgerald May 15, 1956 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book Ella Fitzgerald with Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 1957 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 2 Ella Fitzgerald with Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 1957 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Vol. 3 Ella Fitzgerald - Arrangements and Orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume Five Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume Four Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume Two Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Songbook, Vol. 1 Ella Fitzgerald - Arrangements and Orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Gershwin Song Book - Volume 1 Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Song Book Ella Fitzgerald 1961 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Song Book [1984] Ella Fitzgerald 1984 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook Ella Fitzgerald 1958 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Jerome Kern Song Book Ella Fitzgerald 1963 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song Book Ella Fitzgerald 1965 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book Ella Fitzgerald 1956 Verve Records
Ella in Budapest Ella Fitzgerald 1999 Pablo
Ella in Hamburg Ella Fitzgerald 1965 Verve Records
Ella Loves Cole Ella Fitzgerald 1972 Atlantic
Ella Returns to Berlin Ella Fitzgerald October 22, 1991 Verve Records
Ella Sings Broadway Ella Fitzgerald 1963 Verve Records
Ella Sings Gershwin Ella Fitzgerald with Ellis Larkins at the Piano 1951 Decca
Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson Ella Fitzgerald and Nelson Riddle March 1962 Verve Records
Ella Swings Gently With Nelson Ella Fitzgerald and Nelson Riddle 1962 Verve Records
Ella Swings Lightly Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas Ella Fitzgerald 1960 Verve Records
Fine and Mellow Ella Fitzgerald 1979 Pablo
Fitzgerald and Pass . . . Again Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass 1976 Pablo
Get Happy! Ella Fitzgerald 1960 Verve Records
Hello, Dolly! Ella Fitzgerald July 1964 Verve Records
Hello Love Ella Fitzgerald 1960 Verve Records
Lady Time Ella Fitzgerald 1978 Pablo
Like Someone in Love Ella Fitzgerald - Frank De Vol and His Orchestra 1957 Verve Records
Mack the Knife - Ella in Berlin Ella Fitzgerald - Paul Smith Quartet 1960 Verve Records
Miss Ella Fitzgerald and Mr. Gordon Jenkins Invite You to Listen and Relax Ella Fitzgerald and Gordon Jenkins 1958 Decca
Misty Blue Ella Fitzgerald with Sid Feller's Music 1968 Capitol Records
Newport Jazz Festival - Live at Carnegie Hall - July 5, 1973 Ella Fitzgerald 1973 Columbia
Nice Work If You Can Get It - Ella Fitzgerald and Andre Previn Do Gershwin Ella Fitzgerald & Andre Previn 1983 Pablo Today
One O'Clock Jump Ella Fitzgerald / Count Basie / Joe Williams 1959 Verve Records
Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong May 1959 Verve Records
Ray Brown, Ella Fitzgerald Ray Brown, Ella Fitzgerald 1973 Alto Records
Rhythm Is My Business Ella Fitzgerald with Bill Doggett August 1962 Verve Records
Royal Roost Sessions Ella Fitzgerald with Ray Brown Trio & Quintet 1993 Cool & Blue Records
Songs from Pete Kelly's Blues Peggy Lee and Ella Fitzgerald 1955 Decca
Songs in a Mellow Mood Ella Fitzgerald with Ellis Larkins at the Piano 1954 Decca
Speak Love Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass 1983 Pablo
Sunshine of Your Love Ella Fitzgerald 1969 MPS
Sweet and Hot Ella Fitzgerald 1955 Decca
Take Love Easy Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass 1973 Pablo
The Best Is Yet to Come Ella Fitzgerald 1982 Pablo Today
The Enchanting Ella Fitzgerald Live at Birdland 1950-1952 Ella Fitzgerald 2000 Baldwin Street Music
These are the Blues Ella Fitzgerald February 1964 Verve Records
Things Ain't What they Used to Be (And You Better Believe it) Ella Fitzgerald May 1971 Reprise Records
Thirty by Ella Ella Fitzgerald with Benny Carter's Music 1968 Capitol Records
Whisper Not Ella Fitzgerald with Marty Paich and His Orchestra 1966 Verve Records

EPs

Title Performer Release date Label
Jazz at the Hollywood Bowl - Part 2 Ella Fitzgerald with Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra 1958 Verve Records

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
A Beautiful Friendship Ella Fitzgerald - Orchestra conducted by Buddy Bregman May 1956 Verve Records
A Guy Is a Guy Ella Fitzgerald 1952 Decca
Ain't Nobody's Business but My Own Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Jordan with The Tympany Five 1950 Decca
All I Need Is You Ella Fitzgerald 1942 Decca
And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine Ella Fitzgerald and Johnny Long and His Orchestra with The Song Spinners November 6, 1944 Decca
A New Shade of Blues Ella Fitzgerald with Sonny Burke and His Orchestra August 1949 Decca
April in Paris Ella Fitzgerald with Count Basie and His Orchestra 1956 Clef Records
Baby, It's Cold Outside Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five May 1949 Decca
Baby, What Else Can I Do Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra 1939 Decca
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra February 15, 1940 Decca
Baby, Won't You Say You Love Me Ella Fitzgerald and Sy Oliver 1950 Decca
Betcha Nickel Ella Fitzgerald & Her Orchestra 1939 Decca
But Not for Me Ella Fitzgerald August 1959 Verve Records
Cabin in the Sky Ella Fitzgerald & Her Famous Orchestra 1940 Decca
Call Me Darling Ella Fitzgerald March 1962 Verve Records
Can Anyone Explain? (No! No! No!) Ella Fitzgerald - Louis Armstrong with Sy Oliver and His Orchestra 1950 Decca
Careless Ella Fitzgerald April 1953 Decca
Cow-Cow Boogie (Cuma-Ti-Yi-Yi-Ay) Ink Spots and Ella Fitzgerald 1944 Decca
Crying in the Chapel Ella Fitzgerald with The Ray Charles Singers with Instrumental Accompaniment directed by Sy Oliver July 1953 Decca
Dedicated to You Mills Brothers and Ella Fitzgerald 1937 Decca
Desafinado (Slightly Out of Tune) Ella Fitzgerald October 1962 Verve Records
Fairy Tales Mills Brothers and Ella Fitzgerald November 1949 Decca
F.D.R. Jones Chick Webb and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Ella Fitzgerald 1938 Decca
Goody Goody Ella Fitzgerald April 1952 Decca
Goody Goody Ella Fitzgerald, Orchestra conducted by Frank DeVol 1957 Verve Records
Guilty Ella Fitzgerald 1947 Decca
Gulf Coast Blues Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra August 1940 Decca
Hawaiian War Chant Ella Fitzgerald August 1968 Capitol Records
Hear My Heart Ella Fitzgerald 1957 Verve Records
How High the Moon Ella Fitzgerald 1948 Decca
How Long Has This Been Going On? Ella Fitzgerald 1950 Decca
I Can't Believe That You're in Love with Me Ella Fitzgerald & Her Famous Orchestra 1942 Decca
I Didn't Mean A Word I Said Ella Fitzgerald and Billy Kyle and His Trio 1946 Decca
(If You Can't Sing It) You'll Have to Swing It Chick Webb & His Orchestra with Ella Fitzgerald October 1936 Decca
(I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons Ella Fitzgerald and Delta Rhythm Boys 1946 Decca
I'm Beginning to See the Light Ella Fitzgerald and Ink Spots March 1945 Decca
I'm Making Believe Ink Spots and Ella Fitzgerald October 1944 Decca
It's Only a Paper Moon Ella Fitzgerald and Delta Rhythm Boys June 1945 Decca
It's Too Soon to Know Ella Fitzgerald September 1948 Decca
I've Got a Feeling I'm Falling Ella Fitzgerald 1948 Decca
I've Got the World on a String Ella Fitzgerald with Sy Oliver and His Orchestra 1950 Decca
Little White Lies Ella Fitzgerald with Chick Webb and His Orchestra 1939 Brunswick
(Love Is) The Tender Trap Ella Fitzgerald November 1955 Decca
Lover's Gold Ella Fitzgerald with Orchestra under Direction of Gordon Jenkins May 1949 Decca
Lullaby of Birdland Ella Fitzgerald - Chorus and Orchestra directed by Sy Oliver July 1954 Decca
Melinda the Mouse Ella Fitzgerald & Her Famous Orchestra 1941 Decca
M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I Ella Fitzgerald with 4 Hits and a Miss June 1950 Decca
Mixed Emotions Ella Fitzgerald July 1951 Decca
Moanin' Low Ella Fitzgerald 1955 Decca
Molasses, Molasses (It's Icky Sticky Goo) Ella Fitzgerald October 1950 Decca
My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean Ella Fitzgerald with Bobby Orton's Teen-Aces August 1952 Decca
My Favorite Song Ella Fitzgerald 1952 Decca
My Happiness Ella Fitzgerald with The Song Spinners June 1948 Decca
My Heart and I Decided Ella Fitzgerald January 1943 Decca
My Wubba Dolly (Rubber Dolly) Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra 1939 Decca
Nowhere Guy Ella Fitzgerald 1953 Decca
Oh, Lady Be Good! Ella Fitzgerald 1947 Decca
Oops! Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong with Dave Barbour and His Orch. 1952 Decca
Pete Kelly's Blues Ella Fitzgerald August 1955 Decca
Reach for Tomorrow Ella Fitzgerald August 1960 Verve Records
Robbins Nest Ella Fitzgerald January 1949 Decca
Sing Me a Swing Song Chick Webb and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Ella Fitzgerald 1936 Decca
Smooth Sailing Ella Fitzgerald with The Ray Charles Singers 1951 Decca
So Long Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra October 1940 Decca
Someone Like You Ella Fitzgerald 1949 Decca
Stairway to the Stars Ella Fitzgerald 1939 Decca
Stone Cold Dead in the Market (He Had It Coming) Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five June 1946 Decca
Sugar Blues Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra 1940 Decca
Teach Me How to Cry Ella Fitzgerald & Her Orchestra May 1958 Verve Records
Teardrops from My Eyes Ella Fitzgerald March 1959 Verve Records
That's My Desire Ella Fitzgerald with Andy Love Quintet April 1947 Decca
The Darktown Strutters Ball Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 1936 Decca
These Boots Are Made for Walkin' Ella Fitzgerald 1967 Salle Records
The Secret of Christmas Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
This Love of Mine Ella Fitzgerald 1941 Decca
This Time It's Real Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 1938 Decca
Too Young for the Blues Ella Fitzgerald February 1956 Verve Records
Who Walks In When I Walk Out Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong with Dave Barbour and His Orch. 1953 Decca
You Don't Know What Love Is Ella Fitzgerald & Her Orchestra 1941 Decca
You're Breaking In a New Heart (While You're Breaking Mine) Ella Fitzgerald 1947 Decca
You Won't Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart) Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong with Bob Haggart's Orchestra 1946 Decca

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
A Little Bit Later On Chick Webb and his Orchestra 1936 Decca
Christmas Duets various artists November 2011 USM [Universal Music Strategic Marketing]
Ella Fitzgerald & Friends at Birdland - Summer 1952 various artists 2001 Jazz Band
Friends and Family Ray Brown Jr. September 2008 SRI Jazz
I Cried for You (Now It's Your Turn to Cry over Me) Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra 1936 Brunswick
Jazz at the Hollywood Bowl various artists 1958 Verve Records
Merry Christmas, Baby Rod Stewart October 30, 2012 Verve Records
Rock It for Me Chick Webb and his Orchestra December 1937 Decca
South Pacific various artists May 30, 1949 Decca
We All Love Ella - Celebrating the First Lady of Song various artists June 5, 2007 Verve Records

Tributes

Title Performer Release date Label
All Ella Sydney Claire 2014 Frankly Scarlett Records
A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald Clare Teal with The Syd Lawrence Orchestra - Chris Dean October 21, 2016 Chasing the Dragon
A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald Gemma Abrié Swingtet September 21, 2007 Temps
Bright Ella's Memorial Ewa Bem 1997 Koch Jazz
Comes Love - A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass Patrice Williamson + Jon Wheatley 2017 (self-released)
Dear Ella Dee Dee Bridgewater 1997 Verve Records
Echoes of Ella Gary Motley March 1998 Intersound [US]
Either Way - From Marilyn to Ella... Anne Ducros September 30, 2013 Naïve
Ella - Accentuate the Positive Regina Carter April 21, 2017 OKeh
Ella! - Denise Jannah Sings Ella Fitzgerald Denise Jannah 2015 September
Ella Forever - A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald Karin Bachner & The Pocket Big Band April 2019 ATS-Records
Ella...My Dear Anne Ducros September 23, 2010 Plus Loin Music
Ella...of Thee I Swing Nikki Yanofsky September 23, 2008 A440 Music Group
For Ella Patti Austin May 21, 2002 Playboy Jazz
I'll Remember You - A Celebration of Ella with Paul Smith Martha Lorin and Paul Smith 1996 Cabaret Records
Lady Be Good ... For Ella Tommy Flanagan Trio 1994 Groovin' High
Let Me Sing It for You - Tribute to Ella Rex Bell Trio featuring Genine Latrice Perez 2016 Infrared Records
Sweet Ella Sweet System 2017 Frémeaux & Associés
The Songbook Sessions - Ella Fitzgerald Jane Monheit April 8, 2016 Emerald City Records
To Ella with Love Ann Hampton Callaway 1996 Touchwood Records
Tributo a Ella Fitzgerald Jane Duboc e Victor Biglione 2009 Rob Digital
We All Love Ella - Celebrating the First Lady of Song various artists June 5, 2007 Verve Records