The 20 sparkling full length performances from The Nat King Cole Show featured on this DVD prove what a consummate artist Cole was, whether singing in his inimitable style or demonstrating his skills as a pianist. The track listing includes many Cole favorites.
When I Fall in Love
Several of the guests who appeared on the show are also featured in duets with Nat including Ella Fitzgerald, Sammy Davis Jr., The Oscar Peterson Trio, Johnny Mercer and the Mills Brothers.
Between the songs there are interviews with Nat King Cole's wife, Maria, his three daughters Natalie, Casey and Timolin, his brother Freddy and with Bob Henry, the producer/director of the original series. The whole program is linked by narration from actor Dennis Haysbert.
Just You, Just Me
Sweet Lorraine with the Oscar Peterson Trio)
Somewhere Along the Way (with Sammy Davis, Jr.)
I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face
I'm in the Mood for Love
Zing Went the Strings of My Heart
Opus One (with the Mills Brothers)
It's Only a Paper Moon
Too Close for Comfort (with Ella Fitzgerald)
Almost Like Being in Love
Blueberry Hill (with Billy Preston)
Save the Bones for Henry Jones (with Johnny Mercer)
The Christmas Song
Sitting on Top of the World