Favorite easy listening singers

Who are your favorite easy listening singers? For myself I would have to say the following.

  1. Dean Martin (Reprise recordings)
  2. Caterina Valente (London/Decca recordings)
  3. Steve Lawrence (DOT and Columbia recordings)
  4. Grace Chang (Capitol and Panda recordings)
  5. Peter Alexander (Ariola recordings)
  6. Roger Whitaker (RCA recordings)
  7. Alica Babs (Polydor recordings)
  8. Keely Smith (Reprise Recordings)
  9. Mama Cass (RCA Recordings)
  10. Heino (Columbia/EMI recordings)
  11. Mel Torme (Columbia recordings)
  12. Ray Conniff Singers (Columbia/EMI recordings)
  13. Dickie Valentine (PYE recordings)
  14. Teddy Johnston (PYE recordings)
  15. John Davidson (Columbia recordings)
  16. Connie Francis (German DECCA recordings)
  17. Nina Simone (RCA recordings)
  18. Bobby Darin (Capitol and Direction recordings)
  19. Kay Starr (Capitol recordings)
  20. Roy Black (Polydor recordings)
  21. Ginette Reno (London/DECCA recordings)

Chet Baker.

neil diamond
my daughter
frank sin
edith piaf
joni mitchell.

&, you don’t wanna know the heavy listening…

Don Ho


The best recordings of Don Ho are ones he made for Reprise.

Don Ho could lei Chet Baker out any day of the week.

Chet Baker is classified as jazz.

it’s still easy to listen to.
as is Kind Of Blue