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Freddy Cole: It’s Crazy, But I’m in Love

This album features Cole, brother of the late Nat “King” Cole, in a romantic mood with a big band, strings and a purring rhythm section. There are 14 tunes; among the most familiar are “Meet Me at No Special Place,” “That’s All,” “An Affair to Remember,” “My Silent Love” and “My Heart Stood Still.” The singer is a natural for this kind of setting, his voice intimate, the charts more subdued than brassy and everything lightly swinging.

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