This recording was a 1999 Grammy Award Winner!!
The MAMA debut of the 17-time Grammy winner Count Basie Orchestra is a new recording of 13 Duke Ellington classics played in the swinging Basie style. On Count Plays Duke, the number one big band of the ’90s performs classics such as It Don’t Mean A Thing, Take the ‘A’ Train, Cottontail, Mood Indigo and others. The New York Post hails, There is no greater big band working today than the Count Basie Band.