25 EASY LISTENING CDs to buy & enjoy before you die...

A Listmania! list by Mr. K "Webmaster of the 'Discovering Doris' website" (UK)
 
Completely Cilla [1963-1973] [DVD Included]
1.  Completely Cilla [1963-1973] [DVD Included] by Cilla Black
The list author says:
  "This is a definitive 5CD+DVD set of some truly amazing material by the pop princess of Britain's 1960s pop scene. Listen to these songs and you will appreciate her for what she is a class act!"
£20.66   Used & New from: £16.24
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

The Essential Barbra Streisand
2.  The Essential Barbra Streisand by Barbra Streisand
The list author says:
  "Streisand is a legend. This 2CD set highlights some of her finest work. Its diverse and truly outstanding."
£10.78   Used & New from: £0.18
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

Best Of The EMI Years (1961-1972)
3.  Best Of The EMI Years (1961-1972) by P.J. Proby
The list author says:
  "Proby was the King of 1960s Power Ballads. Some beautiful orchestrated pop songs here."
£5.50   Used & New from: £2.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Her Life In Music: 1940-1966 (3CD)
4.  Her Life In Music: 1940-1966 (3CD) by Doris Day
The list author says:
  "This 3CD themed set introduces you to the magic of Doris Day. It's a diverse compilation that showcases her best work!"
Used & New from: £21.69
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

See buying options
The Collection
5.  The Collection by Barbara Dickson
The list author says:
  "Barbara Dickson is a star of musical theatre who had a successful recording career in the 1980s. Lots of ballads feature here."
Out of stock
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Ultimate Collection
6.  The Ultimate Collection by Connie Francis
The list author says:
  "There is so much more to Connie Francis than novelty pop records. This 3CD set contains some impressive covers of popular standards!"
£9.65   Used & New from: £4.94
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Gold
7.  Gold by Olivia Newton-John
The list author says:
  "I couldn't have picked a better tracklisting if I had compiled this 2CD set. Everything you should own is here!"
£17.23   Used & New from: £6.19
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Buffy/Changing Woman/Sweet America
8.  Buffy/Changing Woman/Sweet America by Buffy Sainte-Marie
The list author says:
  "Buffy's began her career in the 1960s with her grass root folk. By the 1970s she had opted for a more orchestrated style. This collection features some of these truly enchanting and entrancing songs!"
£15.75   Used & New from: £11.74
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Awake
9.  Awake by Josh Groban
The list author says:
  "What can I say but this guy has it going on. This album is so beautiful and will take you on an emotional rollercoaster."
£3.99   Used & New from: £0.43
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (75 customer reviews)

Harem
10.  Harem by Sarah Brightman
The list author says:
  "Harem is one of Sarah's finest albums. It was a real departure from her Operatic beginnings. This is a middle eastern work of art that will enchant and excite you!"
£7.99   Used & New from: £3.00
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

20 Great Love Songs
11.  20 Great Love Songs by Tom Jones
The list author says:
  "There is so much more to Tom Jones that his hits. During the 1960s the man was in his prime and recorded some great material. This CD is an alernative to just the usual singles & LIVE disappointments!"
£8.82   Used & New from: £0.01

Classic Campbell
12.  Classic Campbell by Glen Campbell
The list author says:
  "Glen is a Country legend but his music definately falls into the category of easy listening. This CD set choice picks some real gems from the vaults at EMI!"
£20.79   Used & New from: £12.93
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

This Is My Life: The Greatest Hits
13.  This Is My Life: The Greatest Hits by Shirley Bassey
The list author says:
  "Bassey had to appear here. She is the Queen of the easy listening genre (2nd to Streisand). This is her VERY best - BOND themes & more."
£9.93   Used & New from: £2.74
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)

Gold
14.  Gold by Dusty Springfield
The list author says:
  "She's a soulful lady whose legacy is timeless. Everyone can benefit from a bit of Dusty. This is a perfect starter!"
£11.38   Used & New from: £6.47
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

My Way: The Best Of Frank Sinatra (2CD)
15.  My Way: The Best Of Frank Sinatra (2CD) by Frank Sinatra
The list author says:
  "For me Sinatra was in his element during his REPRISE years. This CD set contains highlights from this era!"
£12.49   Used & New from: £0.60
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

Blue
16.  Blue by Diana Ross
The list author says:
  "This is an album of standards performed to great effect by Diana and a swing backing. Superb!"
£5.56   Used & New from: £3.23
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Gold - All Her Greatest Hits
17.  Gold - All Her Greatest Hits by Ella Fitzgerald
The list author says:
  "Ella, Ella, Ella she is one lady of song you shouldn't overlook. Her voice is silky smooth and makes for great lounge music!"
£7.25   Used & New from: £0.20
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews)

Tracks 'n Grooves (Remastered And Bonus Tracks)
18.  Tracks 'n Grooves (Remastered And Bonus Tracks) by Cliff Richard
The list author says:
  "I can't help but single out this very under-rated 1970 LP. This is Cliff in his heyday, sounding great and performing some classic '60s pop."
Used & New from: £48.40
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

See buying options
The Colour Of My Love
19.  The Colour Of My Love by Céline Dion
The list author says:
  "This is the album that hooked me on Celine. It's Power-ballad paradise! What a voice!!"
£3.50   Used & New from: £0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

The Tour Collection
20.  The Tour Collection by Dolly Parton
The list author says:
  "Another country artist but one that ticks all the boxes when it comes to easy listening. She has an angelic voice and a tone that melts away all your troubles. This 4CD set contains all essentials!"
£20.99
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Collection
21.  The Collection by Jane McDonald
The list author says:
  "Many may question why Jane rates amongst this established acts. The vocal performances she gives on this CD will give you all the answers you need and then some!"
£5.26   Used & New from: £0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

The Essential
22.  The Essential by Barry Manilow
The list author says:
  "Barry is a talented producer and songwriter but I also rate his own music. This set compiles his best ballads, uptempo numbers and the odd corny but cute moment of madness."
£11.08   Used & New from: £3.52
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Ultimate Collection
23.  The Ultimate Collection by Carpenters
The list author says:
  "Some really adorable somes on this set. So many simple but very effective arrangements and tunes sung sweetly by Karen."
£8.75   Used & New from: £3.73
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Gold
24.  Gold by Mamas & Papas
The list author says:
  "You'll soon get into the groove of the Mamas and the Papas. There is something so addictive to their melodies and harmonies. Genuis!"
£9.26   Used & New from: £2.77
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

The Very Best Of Judy Garland
25.  The Very Best Of Judy Garland by Judy Garland
The list author says:
  "EMI Gold come up trumps again without a wonderful tribute to Judy. It's a must-have release by a great lady of song!"
£9.20   Used & New from: £1.00
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

More Actions

Discover more about this author
 See all of their Listmania! lists
Make your own list
 Create a Listmania! list
View your page on Amazon.co.uk
 Go to Your Profile page

Customer Discussions about products in this list  
   

About this Listmania!

 

Author

Mr. K "Webmaster of the 'Discovering Doris' website" (UK)
Qualifications: Freelance CD Project Coordinator
Last updated: 27/02/2012
Report abuse
    

More Listmania!

 

Women in Song Women in Song

Women in Song: A list of 13 items by David Stewart Mckee "nights_dawn"

My Streisand Collection My Streisand Collection

My Streisand Collection: A list of 20 items by Mr. John F. Kennedy "JFK"

Top 10 Divas Albums
Top 10 Divas Albums: A list of 10 items by Mr. G. Crabbe "glc19gareth"

my personal collection of culture my personal collection of culture

my personal collection of culture: A list of 24 items by Mr. Alan J. Barnes "AJB"

Boyz classic albums of all time vol 1
Boyz classic albums of all time vol 1: A list of 25 items by J. Lee "jayleebenjamin"