Stardust: The Classic Decca Hits and Standards Collection Overlook gaffes like the liner notes calling Helen O'Connell's sultry singing "goofy" and the decision to include only one cut apiece by Al Jolson and… Stardust: The Classic Decca Hits and Standards Collection Overlook gaffes like the liner notes calling Helen O'Connell's sultry singing "goofy" and the decision to include only one cut apiece by Al Jolson and… Various Artists Reissues
Music Review

Album Review: 'Stardust: The Classic Decca Hits and Standards Collection' (1994)

EW's GRADE
A

Details Lead Performance: Various Artists; Genre: Reissues

Overlook gaffes like the liner notes calling Helen O'Connell's sultry singing ''goofy'' and the decision to include only one cut apiece by Al Jolson and Ella Fitzgerald but two and three by such far less influential singers as the Four Aces and Dick Haymes. The fact remains: This 60th- anniversary double-CD set brings together more classic pop hits than have been found in one place in years. A

Originally posted Nov 11, 1994 Published in issue #248 Nov 11, 1994 Order article reprints
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