Singer King Pleasure rose to fame with his version of “Moody’s Mood for Love”.
In 1949 James Moody recorded his version of the 1935 song “I’m in the Mood for Love”. In 1952 Eddie Jefferson created this musical gem based on an improvised solo by jazz saxophonist James Moody’s version of the song. It gained widespread popularity after being recorded in 1954 by singer King Pleasure.
This recording is considered a classic.
Enjoy King Pleasure – “Moody’s Mood For Love”