Roberts Mix Tapes

Every year, Robert would send mix tapes of his favourite music

to his friends and close associates.



Here is a selection:

RP Mix Tape #1( Click here to listen on Spotify)



July 2001

Mix Tape #1

1. Rum & Coca Cola - The Andrews Sisters

2.Starting Tonight - The Andrews Sisters

3.South America Take It Away - The Andrews Sisters

4. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.  - The Andrews Sisters

5. I Can Dream Can’t I - The Andrews Sisters.

6. Near You.  - The Andrews Sisters     

7.Accentuate The Positive. - The Andrews Sisters 

8. Seven Seas.  - The Andrews Sisters  

9. I’ll Be Around.  - Cab Calloway    

10.Crazy. - Billie Holliday

11.Old Devil Called Love. - Billie Holliday

12. Impossible. - Nat King Cole

13.I’ll Wind.  -  Dinah Washington

14.Make Me A Present Of You.  - Dinah Washington

15. All Of Me.   - Dinah Washington  

16.There Will Never Be Another You.  - Nat King Cole   

17. Sentimental Reasons.  - Nat King Cole

18. D’Lovely. - Ella Fitzgerald    

19.You Do Something To Me. -Ella Fitzgerald

20.Easy To Love.  - Ella Fitzgerald           

21.Alright. - Ella Fitzgerald

22.You’re The Top.  - Ella Fitzgerald  

23.Anything Goes. - Ella Fitzgerald

24. Don’t Fence Me In. - The Andrews Sisters & Bing Crosby       

25.Always True In My Fashion. - Ella Fitzgerald         

26. Route 66. - Nat King Cole

27. I Love Being Here With You.  - Peggy Lee          

28.It Was Just One Of Things. - Ella Fitzgerald       

29. Everytime We Say Goodbye  - Ella Fitzgerald            

30.I Love All Of You. - Ella Fitzgerald




RP MIx Tape #2


Best Of '86

Mix Tape #2

1. Dave Allen & The Arrows           Blues Theme

2. Parween Sultana.                     Chandni Kedar

3.Abafana Basqhuedini.                Unknown

4.Lowell George.                          20 Million Things To Do

5.George Jones.                          She Thinks I Still Care

6.Anita Baker.                                    Watch Your Step

7.Bourgeois – Tagg.                          To Be Free

8.Bourgeois – Tagg.                          What A Wonderful World This Could Be

9.John Davis.                                     In Some Lonesome Graveyard

10.Hubert Sumlin.                                99 Years & One Dog Day

11.Billie Holiday.                                  Me, Myself & I

12.Go West.                                        Unknown (demo?)

13.Sanford Ponder.                             Unknown

14.Robert Palmer.                               Stupid Cupid ( Live )

15.The Coasters.                                 Shoppin’ For Clothes

16.Otis Redding.                                  These Arms Of Mine

17.Ray Charles.                                   Without A Love

18.The Firm.                                        Tear Down The Walls

19.Dibi Den’s Tshibayi.                       Unknown

20.Mississippi John Hurt.                    Big Leg Blues

21.John Delafosse.                             Somebody Stole My Slide

22.Marvin Gaye.                                 The World Is Rated X

23.Little Richard.                                 Shout Bamalama

24.Prince.                                            New Position

25.Aerosmith.                                      Back In The Saddle Again

26.Pete Johnson & Dave Dexter.        Kaycee On My Mind

27.Doris Day.                                      Moonglow

28.Joao Gilberto & Stan Getz             Retrato En Branco E Prieto