Suggested Listening January 7, 2022

Hi everyone, welcome to our Suggested Listening posting for this week!

Suggested Listening postings are published on Fridays; and our next Suggested Listening posting will be out on Friday, January 14, 2022.

And here are the 10 recommended songs of the week!

Ain’t Misbehaving by Leon Redbone (Genre: Folk)

From The Album: On The Tracks (1975)

Don’t Worry Be Happy by Bobby McFerrin (Genre: Jazz, Pop-Rock)

From The Album: Simple Pleasures (1988)

Ev’ry Sunday Afternoon by Benny Goodman and his Orchestra (Genre: Big Band, Jazz)

The song is also known as “Every Sunday Afternoon.”

From The Album: The Chronological Classics: Benny Goodman and His Orchestra: 1940 (2000)

Lean On Me (1972) by Bill Withers (Genre: R&B, Pop)

From The Album: Still Bill (1972)

Movin’ Right Along (1979) by Fozzie and Kermit (from The Muppet Movie Soundtrack)  (Genre: Soundtrack)

Putting On The Ritz by Leo Reisman and his Orchestra with Lew Conrad (1930)

From The Album: how Tunes of the 1920’s Vol. 2 (2009)

Sh-Boom (1954) by The Chords (Genre: R&B, Pop)

From The Album: Doo Wop Classics Vol. 6 (Rhino Records) (2003)

Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham! (Genre: Pop)

From The Album: Make It Big (1984)

Wham! By Lonnie Mack (Genre: Guitar, Classic Rock)

From The Album: The Wham of that Memphis Man (1963)

You Got A Friend by Carole King & James Taylor (Genre: Folk, Pop-Rock, Singer-Songwriter)

Recorded live on the Ellen Show in 2010.

You can find another live version by the duo on the 2007 album “Live at the Troubadour.”

Hoopla Recommend Album of the Week

For The Roses (1974) by Joni Mitchell (Genre: Singer-Songwriter, Folk, Pop)

For The Roses

And from the album the song

You Turn Me on I’m a Radio

Have a great weekend,

Linda Reimer, SSCL


Print References

The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits by Joel Whitburn

Online Catalog Links:


The catalog of physical materials, i.e. print books, DVDs, audiobooks on CD, etc.

The Digital Catalog, web version of Libby

The catalog of e-books, downloadable audiobooks and a handful of streaming videos.

The Libby App


Libby is the companion app to the Digital Catalog and may be found in the Apple & Google app.


A catalog of instant check out items, including eBooks, downloadable audiobooks, comic books, TV shows and movies for patrons of the Southeast Steuben County Library.

Tech Talk is a Southeast Steuben County Library blog.

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