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Harvest of Hits
The Nat Cole Trio
Released 1952
Recorded November 30th 1943
October 11th 1945
May 1st 1946
March 14, 29th 1949
August 15, 22nd 1947
Label Capitol
Produced by Nat King Cole

Harvest of Hits is Nat King Cole's first compilation album.

This album is a compilation album of Nat King Cole's "hits" from his "King Cole Trio" series of albums.

The album was originally released on a 10" LP format, but was also released on a set of three 7" discs. This latter release cut the two tracks "Lush Life" and "Kee-mo Ky-mo" from the release.

Track listing[]

  1. "Straighten Up and Fly Right" (Cole, Mills)
  2. "You Call It Madness (But I Call It Love)" (Conrad, DuBois, Columbo, Gregory)
  3. "(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66" (Troup)
  4. "Lush Life" (Strayhorn)

LP side B:

  1. "Kee-mo Ky-mo (The Magic Song)" (Alfred, Hilliard)
  2. "Gee Baby, Ain't I Good to You" (Razaf, Redman)
  3. "The Frim Fram Sauce" (Ricardel, Evans)
  4. "Nature Boy" (ahbez)


Nat King Cole piano, vocals
Johnny Miller double bass
Oscar Moore guitar