Cab Calloway And His Orchestra - featuring Dizzy Gillespie – The Best Of Cab Calloway And His Orchestra. Label: Jazz Forever – CD Format. Auf Discogs können Sie sich ansehen, wer an CDvon The Best Of Cab Calloway And His Orchestra mitgewirkt hat, Rezensionen und Titellisten lesen und auf. Cabell "Cab" Calloway III (Decem – Novem) was an American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor. He was associated with the. Cab Calloway spent his career breaking down racial boundaries with his music. Through his landmark performances at the infamous Cotton Club in Harlem. With the end of the big-band era, Calloway reluctantly broke up his orchestra in , although he continued to perform with his Cab Jivers. Calloway led a tight, professional unit during the early s, but many regard his band of –42 to be his best. Featured sidemen during. With his smooth style, a young Cab Calloway was on stage once more, backed by many of the greatest Jazz musicians like Dizzy Gillespie, Milton Hinton. Cab Calloway and His Orchestra song lyrics collection. Browse 53 lyrics and Cab Calloway and His Orchestra albums. With his puffed-out cheeks, bent trumpet (which occurred by accident in the After freelancing for a year, Gillespie joined Cab Calloway 's orchestra. He later created his own band and developed his own signature style, known as "bebop," and worked with musical greats like Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald.