"Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)" (often called simply "Lover Man") is a 1941 popular song.Particularly associated with Billie Holiday, for whom it was written.
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Story behind the song
Holiday's version reached #5 on the R&B chart and #16 on pop in 1945. Charlie Parker did a rendition of "Lover Man", considered by many to be one of his most passionate recordings.
This version with Zapp Royce on tenor sax, Mark Lambert who is on drums & production, Peter Bibb on bass.
No lyrics on this version.Dizzy Gillespie - In The Beginning (Prestige PR 24030)Dizzy Gillespie (tp, vo) Charlie Parker (as) Al Haig (p) Curly Russell (b) Sidney Catlett (d) Sarah Vaughan (vo -2)NYC, May 11, 1945
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