Love Is a Necessary Evil. Love Is a Necessary Evil.
As you’ll hear in the two clips I’ve included from her 1962 album, Love Is a Necessary Evil, Irma should have been recorded around the clock. What a voice and what phrasing! (All photos of Irma Curry courtesy of Irma’s daughter, Ki. In Part 2 of my two-part conversation with Irma, she talks about Hampton, Al Cohn, Don Elliott and Benny Carte. azzWax : What was it like working with Lionel Hampton? Irma Curry: We were always working. They wanted to record the songs as a concept album that told the story about the devil and someone in love They put me in touch with John Hammond at Columbia, who set up the recording session with Don Elliott. I remember getting to the studio all wrinkled up. I had on a peach linen suit and was crunched into my manager’s small car.
Released On : Feb 11, 2015. Love Is A Necessary Evil is released on Feb 2015. The duration of song is 02:39. This song is sung by Al Cohn.
Love Is a Necessary Evil by Don Elliott and His Orchestra with Irma Curry. Originally by Jimmy Martin. Don Elliott and His Orchestra with Irma Curry. Marvin Fisher, Jack Segal. Covered by (10 artists).
Profile: Jazz & Blues singer circa 1950. Marketplace 125 For Sale. Don Elliott And His Orchestra With Irma Curry - Love Is A Necessary Evil (LP, Album, Mono, Promo). Singles & EPs. 669. Irma Curry.
Irma Curry & Don Ellliot 2015. Irma Curry & Don Ellliot 2015. Forget About the City. Can't Help It. Love Is a Necessary Evil (Reprise). No One Came to My Party.
|1||Love Is a Necessary Evil||2:05|
|2||A Stranger in the City||2:28|
|3||Forget About the Boy||2:33|
|4||Too Much Too Soon||1:58|
|5||When Sunny Gets Blue||2:47|
|6||Goin’ Back to Joe’s||3:26|
|8||Can’t Help It||2:16|
|9||No Spring This Year||2:38|
|10||Ain’t Nobody Home||1:50|
|11||No One Came to My Party||2:38|
|13||Love Is a Necessary Evil [Reprise]||1:16|
|14||A Heart Must Learn to Cry||2:38|
|15||We Were In Love||2:58|
|16||I’ll Never Be Free||3:21|
|18||If You Ever Learn to Love Me||3:14|
|19||A Kiss Was Just a Kiss — Recitation by Eve Lynn||2:48|
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