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Hooray For Hollywood (Cha Cha) (Digitally Remastered 95)
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Tico Tico
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Ain't She Sweet
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I Found a Million Dollar Baby
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Butterfly

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More on the kitschy easy listening side than the smooth, cool Latin recordings of Cal Tjader, Don Swan was nonetheless one of the better white musicians to make inroads into Latin jazz during the '50s. Swan was born Wilbur Clyde Schwandt in Manitowoc, WI, on June 28, 1904; he studied composition at the University of Chicago and became an arranger for various big bands, even working with comedian Bob Hope's touring show. In 1940, he was hired as an arranger for Xavier Cugat's orc... Read more

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