7 Deadly Sins: Sloth

with Diana

Labor Day Special

Monday, September 4, 2017
14:00 to 16:00
Rock/etc
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments Request
Nat King Cole Lazy Hazy Crazy Days of Summer Nat King Cole
Hoagy Carmichael Lazy Bones Stardust Melody Hoagy was the "King of Lazy" - Lazy Bones is a Tin Pan Alley song written in 1933, with lyrics by Johnny Mercer and music by Hoagy Carmichael. Major hit records at the time of introduction included Ted Lewis and Mildred Bailey. Jonathan King's 1971 revival was a Top 20 hit in the UK and was played on US soft rock stations, earning a position on Billboard's Easy Listening chart, reached #34
Ted Lewis Orchestra Lazy Bones RM Cover of Lazy Bones
Hoagy Carmichael Lazy River And his Orchestra 1930
Hoagy Carmichael Rockin Chair And his orchestra 1929. Frank Sinatra recorded a definitive version.
Norah Jones & Seth McFarlane Two Sleepy People Music is Better than Words Written by Hoagy Carmichael in 1938, this has been covered by the likes of Bob Hope & Shirley Ross
Louis Armstrong & Bing Crosby Lazy River Bing & Satchmo
Rosemary Clooney Up a Lazy River The Rosemary Clooney Show Covered by Rosemary Clooney in 1956, this song is by Hoagy Carmichael and Sidney Arodin, published in 1930. The melody is by Arodin, arranged and with words modified by Carmichael.
The Four Preps Lazy Summer Night Early in the Morning This song peaked at #21 in the charts in 1958
The Brothers Four Sloth Try to Remember 1965
Spanky & Our Gang Lazy Day Spanky & Our Gang 1967
The Left Banke Lazy Day There's Gonna be a Storm 1967
Lou Monte Luna Mezza Mare RCA Peaked at #12 in1958
Al Jolson Lazy RCA COVER 1 of Irving Berlin's 1924 classic, this version also from 1924
Bing Crosby Lazy Holiday Inn 1942 COVER 2 of Irving Berlin's Lazy for the 1942 film Holiday Inn
Marilyn Monroe Lazy There's no Business like Show Business COVER 3 of Irving Berlin's Lazy for the 1954 film There's no Business like Show Business
Ella Fitzgerald Lazy Paul Weston & His Orchestra COVER 4 of Irving Berlin's Lazy in 1958
Golden Earring The Vanilla Queen Moontan COVER 5-sih - "Vanilla Queen" twice samples Marilyn Monroe's character in There's No Business Like Show Business: "Well, in simple English I'm..." from the "Lazy" performance and "What's your name, Honey?" from the "Heat Wave" performance.
Hoagy Carmichael Winter Moon Hoagy Sings Carmichael Pacific Jazz 1956 - his last significant recordings R
Fairport Convention Sloth Full House 1970
Deep Purple Lazy Machine Head 1972
Brendan Perry Sloth Eye of the Hunter 1999
Love and Rockets Lazy Earth Sun Moon 1987
Songs for Children Lazy Mary Songs for Children Creepy amirite
Paul Whiteman Lazy River Paul Whiteman
NOFX Lazy 45 or 46 Sons that Weren't Good Enough to Go On Our Other Records 2002
Phish The Sloth Live at Alpine Valley 2010
Heartless Bastards Lazy Stairs and Elevators 2005
Ne-Yo Lazy Love Single 2012
David Byrne Lazy Grown Backwards 2004
LeToya Luckett Lazy Lady Love 2009