The Cole Porter Songbook was the first in Ella's' enduringly popular 'Songbook' series of albums dedicated to the cream of American songwriters. Recorded within a few short months, the album was soon released to critical acclaim and within a few months stood at No.2 on Downbeat's Jazz charts, also registered at No. 15 on Billboard, and became one of the best-selling Jazz albums of all time. This selection features 22 of the best-loved compositions from the original release including 'Begin The Beguine', 'I Get A Kick Out Of You', 'Night And Day' and more. Delta. 2007.