Unforgettable (1951 recording)

~ Recording by Nat King Cole with Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra


there were altogether three recordings of this song by Cole:
1. the original 1951 (mono) recording, with an arrangement written by Nelson Riddle;
2. a second non-orchestrated version recorded in 1952, featured as a bonus track on the CD reissue of 1955's completely instrumental (save the bonus material) Penthouse Serenade;
3. 1961 stereo recording included in The Nat King Cole Story (1961), with Nelson Riddle's 1951 orchestral arrangement.

Annotation last modified on 2012-11-09 18:41 UTC.

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
1.1 Unforgettable 3:13 BD Jazz, Volume 1: Nat King Cole / Alexis Dormal Nat King Cole Nocturne BDJZ001


guitar: Irving Ashby (1951-08-17)
double bass: Joe Comfort (1951-08-17)
piano: Nat King Cole (1951-08-17)
performer: Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra (1951-08-17)
recording of: Unforgettable (1951-08-17)


composer: Irving Gordon
lyricist: Irving Gordon
publisher: Bourne Co.