- Released: October 4, 1994
- Label: Polygram Records
- 1.I Left My Hat In Haiti - (with Woody Herman)
- 2.My Foolish Heart
- 4.Kiss Of Fire
- 5.Now It Can Be Told - (with Sarah Vaughan)
- 6.I Apologize
- 8.I Lost My Sugar In Salt Lake City - (previously unreleased)
- 9.So Far
- 11.Everything I Have Is Yours
- 12.Strange Sensation
- 13.Because You're Mine
- 14.Sitting By The Window
- 15.Have A Good Time
- 16.Passing Strangers - (with Sarah Vaughan)
Personnel includes: Billy Eckstine, Sarah Vaughn (vocals); Nelson Riddle (arranger, conductor); Woody Herman (conductor, alto saxophone, clarinet); Bobby Tucker (conductor, piano); Bud Shank (alto saxophone); Jimmy Giuffre, Ted Nash (tenor saxophone); Harry "Sweets" Edison (trumpet); Red Callender (bass); Larry Bunker, Louis Bellson (drums).
Producers: Jesse Kaye, Harry A. Meyerson, Bob Shad.
Compilation producer: Michael Lang.
Recorded between May 20, 1947 and January 2, 1958. Includes liner notes by Robert W. Rice.
Digitally remastered by Gary Mayo (Polygram Studios).
This is part of the Verve Records Jazz Masters series.
Personnel: Billy Eckstine (vocals, trumpet).
Recording information: Los Angeles, CA (05/20/1947-01/02/1958); New York, NY (05/20/1947-01/02/1958); Radio Records Studio, L.A., CA (05/20/1947-01/02/1958); WMGM Studio A, N.Y., NY (05/20/1947-01/02/1958); WOR Studio 3, N.Y., NY (05/20/1947-01/02/1958).