エスター・フィリプス Esther Phillips

1935年12月23日にテキサス州ギャルヴェストンで生まれ、1984年にカリフォルニア州カースンで死去しました。本名はエスター・メイ・ジョーンズ( Ester Mae Jones )で、若い頃の愛称はリトル・エスターです。小さい頃から教会で歌い初め、その後、ピアノやドラムを習いました。1950年の15歳の時にサヴォイに初録音して、ジョニー・オーティス楽団の伴奏が付いた「Double Crossing Blues」がR&B界1位のヒットとなりました。その後、フェデラル、デッカに録音し、62年にも「Release Me」のヒットを放っています。その後はアトランティック、クドゥなどに録音しています。
The Best of Esther Phillips (1962-1970)
Esther Phillips
[収録曲]
Disk.1
  1. Release Me
  2. Am I That Easy to Forget?
  3. I've Forgotten More Than You'll Ever Know About Him
  4. No Headstone on My Grave
  5. Hello Walls
  6. Mojo Hannah
  7. I Saw Me
  8. Double Crossing Blues
  9. It's Too Soon to Know
  10. Out of the Blue
  11. Makin' Whoopee
  12. Shangri-La
  13. 'Tis Autumn
  14. Moonglow/Theme from "Picnic"
  15. And I Love Him
  16. Some Things You Never Get Used To
  17. Let Me Know When It's Over
  18. I Could Have Told You So
  19. Party's Over
  20. As Tears Go By
  21. Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
  22. Crazy He Calls Me
Disk.2
  1. When a Woman Loves a Man
  2. Try Me
  3. When Love Comes to the Human Race
  4. I'm Sorry
  5. Please Send Me Someone to Love
  6. Cry Me a River Blues
  7. I'm Getting 'Long Alright
  8. It Could Happen to You
  9. Set Me Free
  10. Brand New Day
  11. Crazy Love
  12. All God Has Is Us
  13. Too Late to Worry, Too Blue to Cry
  14. I'm in the Mood for Love (Moody's Mood for Love)
  15. Tonight I'll Be Staying Here with You
  16. Sweet Dreams
  17. Nobody But You
  18. Too Much of a Man (To Be Tied Down)
Esther Phillips - Release Me
Alone Again (Naturally)
Esther Phillips
[収録曲]
  1. Use Me
  2. I Don't Want to Do Wrong
  3. Let's Move and Groove
  4. Let Me in Your Life
  5. Cherry Red
  6. I've Never Found a Man (To Love Me Like You Do)
  7. Alone Again (Naturally)
  8. Do Right Woman, Do Right Man
  9. You and Me Together
  10. Georgia Rose
What a Diff'rence a Day Makes
Esther Phillips
[収録曲]
  1. One Night Affair
  2. What a Diff'rence a Day Makes
  3. Mister Magic
  4. You're Coming Home
  5. I Can Stand a Little Rain
  6. Hurtin' House
  7. Oh Papa
  8. Turn Around, Look at Me
Esther Phillips - What A Difference A Day Makes
And I Love Him!/Esther Phillips Sings
Esther Phillips
[収録曲]
  1. And I Love Him
  2. 'Tis Autumn
  3. Shangri-La
  4. Moonglow/Theme from "Picnic"
  5. Out of the Blue
  6. People
  7. Makin' Whoopee
  8. Girl from Ipanema
  9. I Wish You Love
  10. If You Love Me (Really Love Me)
  11. Too Soon to Know
  12. Make Believe Dreams
  13. It's All Right With Me
  14. Shadow of Your Smile
  15. Crazy He Calls Me
  16. He Touched Me
  17. Taste of Honey
  18. Let There Be Love
  19. You Can't Go Home Again
  20. Just Say Goodbye
  21. I Could Have Told You So
  22. Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
  23. As Tears Go By
  24. Party's Over
Release Me
Esther Phillips
[収録曲]
  1. Release Me
  2. Mojo Hanna
  3. I Really Don't Want To Know
  4. Tomorrow Night
  5. Double Crossin' Blues
  6. Hello Walls
  7. Just Out Of Reach
  8. Catch Me, I'm Fallin'
  9. I Can't Help It
  10. I'm In Love