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The Creole Love Call (1928)

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AKACreole Love Song
Rank 953
Words and Music Duke Ellington

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Year Rank Title
1930 1 Body and Soul
1939 2 All the Things You Are
1935 3 Summertime
1944 4 'Round Midnight
1935 5 I Can't Get Started (with You)
1937 6 My Funny Valentine
1942 7 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
1930 8 What Is This Thing Called Love?
1933 9 Yesterdays
1946 10 Stella by Starlight

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Additional information for "The Creole Love Call" may be found in:

Bruce Crowther, Mike Pinfold
Singing Jazz: The Singers and Their Styles
Backbeat Books
Paperback: 256 pages


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Duke Ellington

Year Rank Title
1942 148 C Jam Blues
1943 151 Come Sunday
1942 502 Main Stem
1941 933 Rocks in My Bed
1928 953 The Creole Love Call
1936 969 Echoes of Harlem

Duke Ellington and Jon Hendricks

Year Rank Title
1940 233 Cottontail

Duke Ellington and Irving Mills

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1932 84 It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
1937 629 Azure
1929 714 The Mooche
1930 932 Ring Dem Bells

Duke Ellington and Bob Russell

Year Rank Title
1943 93 Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
1942 104 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
1944 500 I Didn't Know About You
1940 546 Warm Valley

Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn

Year Rank Title
1939 439 Something to Live For
1950 567 Love You Madly
1964 718 Isfahan
1944 829 Star Crossed Lovers

Duke Ellington and Paul Francis Webster

Year Rank Title
1941 61 I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good)

Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges

Year Rank Title
1938 738 Jeep Is Jumpin'

Duke Ellington and Carl Sigman

Year Rank Title
1940 459 All Too Soon

Duke Ellington and Frankie Laine

Year Rank Title
1942 373 What Am I Here For

Duke Ellington and Milt Gabler

Year Rank Title
1940 140 In a Mellotone

Mack David and Duke Ellington

Year Rank Title
1945 363 I'm Just a Lucky So and So
1944 452 Don't You Know I Care?

Eddie De Lange, Duke Ellington and Irving Mills

Year Rank Title
1934 136 Solitude

Duke Ellington and Bubber Miley

Year Rank Title
1927 837 Black and Tan Fantasy

Duke Ellington and Don George

Year Rank Title
1944 888 I Ain't Got Nothin' but the Blues

Duke Ellington and Lee Gaines

Year Rank Title
1941 231 Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Tease Me)

Duke Ellington and Nick A Kenny

Year Rank Title
1933 566 Drop Me off in Harlem

Duke Ellington, Irving Gordon and Irving Mills

Year Rank Title
1938 46 Prelude to a Kiss

Duke Ellington, Manny Kurtz and Irving Mills

Year Rank Title
1935 19 In a Sentimental Mood

Duke Ellington, Irving Mills and Mitchell Parish

Year Rank Title
1933 31 Sophisticated Lady

Barney Bigard, Duke Ellington and Irving Mills

Year Rank Title
1930 161 Mood Indigo

Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer and Billy Strayhorn

Year Rank Title
1953 45 Satin Doll

Duke Ellington, Irving Mills and Juan Tizol

Year Rank Title
1936 17 Caravan

Duke Ellington, John Latouche and Billy Strayhorn

Year Rank Title
1941 237 Day Dream

Harry Carney, Duke Ellington and Irving Mills

Year Rank Title
1930 369 Rockin' in Rhythm

Duke Ellington, Don George and Harry James

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1945 811 Everything but You

Duke Ellington, Lee Gaines and Billy Strayhorn

Year Rank Title
1945 461 Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'

Duke Ellington, Sid Kuller and Paul Francis Webster

Year Rank Title
1941 935 Jump for Joy

Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Henry Nemo and John Redmond

Year Rank Title
1938 152 I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart

Duke Ellington, Don George, Johnny Hodges and Harry James

Year Rank Title
1944 229 I'm Beginning to See the Light

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