Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Thank Your Lucky Stars
2:25
2 Lazy Bones
3:35
3 No Love, No Nothin’
2:15
4 Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey
1:52
5 It’s Breaking My Heart to Keep Away From You
2:50
6 I’ll Be Home for Christmas
3:16
7 All or Nothing at All
2:25
8 I Kiss Your Hand Madame
3:31
9 For a Little While
3:46
10 Introduction — Theme Song (from “For a Little While”)
1:00
11 Girl of My Dreams
2:42
12 I Have Faith
3:40
13 I Heard You Cried Last Night
3:08
14 Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
2:25
15 I’m Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes
2:21
16 My Ideal
2:54
17 For Me and My Gal
2:15
18 Take Me in Your Arms
3:32
19 You’d Be So Nice to Come Home To
3:34
20 Sign Off — Theme Song (from “For a Little While”)
1:05
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Goodbye Sue
3:16
2 Long Ago (and Far Away)
3:08
3 I Dream of You (More Than You Dream I Do)
3:29
4 Temptation
2:45
5 Till the End of Time
3:10
6 Prisoner of Love
4 3:30
7 A Garden in the Rain
3:03
8 They Say It’s Wonderful
2:33
9 If I’m Lucky
2:56
10 Sonata
3:18
11 Song of Songs
2:46
12 Far Away Places
3:03
13 Blue Room
3:30
14 With a Song in My Heart
2:12

Credits

CD 1

additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 6)
composer:
Walter Kent (track 6)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1940) (track 14)
Cole Porter (1943) (track 19)
lyricist:
Kim Gannon (track 6)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (1942) (track 14)
Cole Porter (1943) (track 19)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 19)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 14)
later parody versions:
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 6)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Never No Lament (track 14)

CD 2

composer:
Irving Berlin (track 8)
Nacio Herb Brown (US songwriter) (tracks 4, 4)
Russ Columbo (American singer, songwriter, violinist and actor) (tracks 6, 6)
Eddie DeLange (track 9)
Clarence Gaskill (tracks 6, 6)
Jerome Kern (track 2)
Josef Myrow (track 9)
Richard Rodgers (1926) (track 13)
Carroll Gibbons (1928) (track 7)
Richard Rodgers (1929) (track 14)
Ted Mossman (1945) (tracks 5, 5)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 8)
Arthur Freed (tracks 4, 4)
Ira Gershwin (track 2)
Leo Robin (tracks 6, 6)
Lorenz Hart (1926) (track 13)
James Dyrenforth (1928) (track 7)
Lorenz Hart (1929) (track 14)
Buddy Kaye (1945) (tracks 5, 5)
orchestra:
Russ Case and His Orchestra (1945-12-18) (track 6)
vocals:
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1945-07-05) (track 5)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1945-12-18) (track 6)
writer:
Jules Loman (songwriter) (track 1)
Edna Osser (track 3)
Lou Ricca (track 1)
Jimmy Rule (track 1)
Alex Kramer (1948) (track 12)
Joan Whitney (1948) (track 12)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 2)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (1944) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Prisoner of Love (track 6)
Temptation (track 4)
Till the End of Time (1945-07-05) (track 5)
is based on:
later translated versions:
part of:
Singin' in the Rain (1952 film) (tracks 4, 4)
Annie Get Your Gun (track 8)
recording of:
Blue Room (track 13)
Far Away Places (track 12)
Goodbye Sue (track 1)
If I’m Lucky (track 9)
Temptation (track 4)
They Say It’s Wonderful (from “Annie Get Your Gun”) (track 8)
Prisoner of Love (1945-12-18) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (tracks 4, 4–5, 5–6, 6)
Perry Como Medley (tracks 5, 5)

Release

ASIN: DE: B000F9SM0G [info]

Release Group

part of: The Great Vocalists of Jazz & Entertainment (number: 3)