More than three decades after his death, Louis Armstrong's recordings are more widely available than at anytime during his life. Louis Armstrong , Born in August 1901, is probably the most famous Jazz musician of the 20th century. He achieved his fame as a trumpeter, but, due to his unique voice, became best known as a vocalist. Louis recorded his biggest selling record in 1964, 'Hello Dolly.' The song went to number 1 in the pop charts, making him the oldest person ever to have achieved this hit, at 63! Watch these performances of Louis Armstrong throughout different times in his career, and admire his unique talent. See him perform the hit 'Hello Dolly,' among many others on this brilliant collection and then sit back and listen to his distinctive voice in a collection of audio tracks. This really is the definitive Louis Armstrong. One for the collection.
Tracklisting: - Hello Dolly - You Rascal You - Someday - When It's Sleepy Time Down South - Gerry - Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen - When the Saints Go Marching in - Just Because - C'est Si Bon, Hello Dolly (reprise)