Academy Award Songs (2/26/11)

It's Academy Awards time and John presents some of his favorites that won or were nominated for the Best Song Oscar.

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Count Basie & His Orch. - Corner Pocket (live) (Live at the Sands)
Freddy Cole - Getting Some Fun Out of Life (Because of You)
Dave Frishberg - A Little Taste (Classics)
Steven Pasquale - On the Street Where You Live (Somethin' Like Love)
Lorraine Feather - Where Are My Keys? (Language)
Randy Newman & Lyle Lovett - You've Got a Friend in Me (Toy Story OMPS)
Judy Garland - The Trolley Song (Sentimental Journey: Pop Vocal Classics, Vol. 1)
Stephen Bishop - It Might Be You (Best of Bish)
Fred Astaire - Cheek to Cheek (American Songbook Series-Irving Berlin)
Louis Armstrong - Jeepers Creepers (100th Anniversary)
Bing Crosby - Pennies from Heaven (Academy Award Winners & Nominees 1934-1960)
Judy Garland/Wizard of Oz OMPS - Over the Rainbow (Wizard of Oz OMPS)
Cliff Edwards & Disney Studio Chorus - When You Wish Upon a Star (Pinocchio OMPS)
Mary Poppins OMPS Dick Van Dyke/Julie Andrews - Chim Chim Cher-ee (The Sherman Brothers)
Frank Sinatra - High Hopes (The Capitol Years)
Frank Sinatra - High Hopes with Jack Kennedy (The Sinatra Treasures)
Bob Hope & Shirley Ross - Thanks for the Memory (Bob Hope and Friends - Thanks for the Memories)
Nat King Cole - Mona Lisa (Unforgettable)
George Wein - You Oughta Be in Pictures (Wein, Women and Song)
Gene Harris - The Best Things in Life Are Free (Black And Blue)
Art Tatum - Sweet Lorraine (20th Century Piano Genius)
Oscar Peterson - Honey Dripper (Night Train)
Barlow, Emilie-Claire - All I Do Is Dream of You (The Very Thought of You)
Anita O'Day - Them There Eyes (Sweet and Lovely)
Ella Fitzgerald - Blue Skies (Pure Ella)
Dave Brubeck - When You Wish Upon a Star (Dave Digs Disney)

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