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  • Cab Calloway
    This flamboyant American jazz singer was a remarkable scat singer and went on to become a bandleader during the 1930s and 40s.
  • Carmen Miranda
    This South American Samba singer became a huge star with American audiences in the 1940s and went on to act in a number of successful motion pictures.
  • Carroll Gibbons
    Gibbons was a remarkably talented, composer, musician and bandleader originally born in the UK, but raised in America.
  • Casa Loma Orchestra
    Originally known as the Orange Blossoms and organised by Glen Gray, this American Swing band enjoyed massive success during the late 1920s right through to the early 1960s.
  • Casani Club Orchestra
    Charlie Kunz, domiciled in the UK from 1922 until his death in 1958, led this band at Santos Casani's club in London's Regent Street during the mid-Thirties.
  • Celia Lipton
    The daughter of bandleader Sydney, Celia Lipton earned international fame in Hollywood musicals and shows.  
  • Charles Trenet
    This French singer songwriter made his name recording classic tracks such as ‘Boum!’ and ‘La Mer’ during the 1930s, 40s and 50s.
  • Charlie Barnet
    Born in New York, Charlie Barnet was a successful jazz saxophonist and bandleader during the 1930s and early 40s, but retired in 1949 after losing interest in the music.
  • Charlie Parker
    Nicknamed the ‘Yardbird’ supposedly for his habit of listening to jazz bands outside the clubs he was to young to enter, Parker became a respected composer and saxophonist.
  • Chick Henderson
    One of Britain’s most popular singers in the late 1930s, Henderson was a most stylish and debonair vocalist. He lost his life on active service during the Second World War aged only 31.
  • Chick Webb
    A multi-talented jazz musician; Chick was known for his brilliant jazz and swing drumming and even became a bandleader during the 1920s and 30s.
  • Christine Norden
    This much-loved British singer and dance was famed for her appearances in top stage shows and was the first entertainer to land on the Normandy beaches following the D-Day landings.
  • Chu Berry
    Berry was an American swing saxophonist well known for his successful collaboration with Cab Calloway’s Cotton Club Orchestra during a short career in the 1920s and 30s.
  • Cleo Brown
    Born in 1903, Cleo Brown was one of a number of pianist-vocalists, who combined a cute singing style with a righteous keyboard stance. She was still active, playing gospel music until her death in 1995.
  • Cliff (Ukulele Ike) Edwards
    This American musician made a name for himself performing fast-paced novelty music and famously voiced the loveable Jiminy Cricket in Disney’s Pinocchio.
  • Cole Porter
    An American songwriter, Cole Porter began composing his own song and shows from his early teens, but it wasn’t until his Golden Age in the 1930s that he really hit the big time.
  • Coleman Hawkins
    Nicknamed the ‘Hawk’ this iconic figure of swing music and the big band scene began his career in the 1920s and went on to help pioneer the emergence of bebop.
  • Connie Boswell
    Considered to be perhaps the greatest female jazz singer of her time; Boswell performed with her sisters during the 1930s and frequently dueted with Bing Crosby.
  • Count Basie
    There was little this man couldn’t do! This American jazz pianist, organist, composer and bandleader spent more than 50 years rolling out hits such as the ‘One O’Clock Jump’.

Top Artists - Overview

Spanning three decades rich in musical talent, the range of vintage music CDs from Past Perfect brings together an astounding collection of the most famous tunes performed by the greatest performers of the 1920s, 30s and 40s.

With so many great names from this golden era the choice can be somewhat overwhelming, which is why you can search for nostalgic music CDs and classic compilations featuring your favourite artist.

Each recording is packed with a selection of fantastic songs, all expertly remastered for an original, yet superb quality audio experience.

Whether you are looking for a sensational collection of tunes from Glenn Miller and his world famous orchestra or the dulcet lyrics of Bing Crosby and Cole Porter, finding your favourite artists from yesteryear is easy!