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composer: Harold Arlen (1933)
lyricist: E.Y. Harburg (1933)
Billy Rose (1933)
publisher: Chappell Music Ltd.
Shapiro Bernstein & Co. Ltd.
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/63101 [info]
Wikidata: Q387410 [info]
lyrics page: http://genius.com/The-nat-king-cole-trio-its-only-a-paper-moon-lyrics [info]
later parody versions: It's Only a Paper Moon (parody version)
later versions: Lester's Trip to the Moon

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1933 It's Only a Paper Moon Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Peggy Healy 3:32
1943-12-15 It’s Only a Paper Moon (1943-12-15 recording) cover The King Cole Trio ?:??
1943-12-15 It’s Only a Paper Moon cover The Nat King Cole Trio 2:56
1950-04-24 It's Only a Paper Moon Frank Sinatra with The George Siravo Orchestra 1:58
1950-04-24 It's Only A Paper Moon Frank Sinatra ?:??
1950-04-24 It’s Only a Paper Moon Frank Sinatra 1:57
1951-10-05 It's Only a Paper Moon Miles Davis 5:26
1956-08-15 It’s Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 3:07
1960-02-15 Harold Arlen Medley live and medley Frank Sinatra & Lena Horne 3:59
1960-03-06 It’s Only a Paper Moon instrumental Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 6:41
1960-03-06 It’s Only a Paper Moon (alternate take) instrumental Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 6:23
1960-08-31 It’s Only a Paper Moon (1960 original studio master) Frank Sinatra 2:19
1960 It's Only a Paper Moon cover Ella Fitzgerald 3:34
1961-01-02 It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental and live Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 11:55
1961-03-22 It’s Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:59
1961-05-13 It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental and live Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers feat. Wayne Shorter 14:36
1961 It’s Only a Paper Moon Nat King Cole 2:57
1962-03 It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental and live Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 13:17
1977-09-19 It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Ove Linds sextett 3:05
2017 It's Only a Papermoon cover Papermoon 3:00
(It’s Only a) Paper Moon cover Natalie Cole 3:26
I’m Confessin’ / It’s Only a Paper Moon medley The Jive Aces 3:29
It Is Only a Paper Moon instrumental Enrique Villegas 3:38
It Is Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:16
It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental Joe Reisman & His Orchestra 2:33
It's Only a Paper Moon Sylvia McNair & André Previn 2:41
It's Only a Paper Moon Martin Taylor 2:14
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Fantasy .Inc 6:27
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:48
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:10
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:12
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:05
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:59
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:59
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:02
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:10
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:52
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:12
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:09
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:58
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:59
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:00
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:52
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:58
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:03
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It's Only a Paper Moon Harold Arlen 3:47
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:10
It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental Oscar Peterson 3:27
It's Only a Paper Moon Julie Wilson 2:58
It's Only a Paper Moon Rufus Wainwright 4:43
It's Only a Paper Moon Ella Fitzgerald 3:36
It's Only a Paper Moon Marvin Gaye 2:28
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole ?:??
It's Only a Paper Moon Tony Bennett 2:49
It's Only a Paper Moon Bert Kaempfert 3:20
It's Only a Paper Moon Bert Kaempfert 3:21
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 3:00
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 3:09
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon live The Nat King Cole Trio 3:18
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 3:06
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 1:59
It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental Andy Bey 6:53
It's Only a Paper Moon Frank Sinatra 2:20
It's Only a Paper Moon Ella Fitzgerald 2:42
It's Only a Paper Moon Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra ?:??
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Hank Thompson ?:??
It's Only a Paper Moon Rosemary Clooney 3:26
It's Only a Paper Moon Rosemary Clooney 3:26
It's Only a Paper Moon Rosemary Clooney 3:27
It's Only a Paper Moon Rosemary Clooney with John Pizzarelli 3:29
It's Only a Paper Moon Rosemary Clooney featuring Bing Crosby 2:32
It's Only a Paper Moon Rosemary Clooney 2:29
It's Only a Paper Moon Maureen McGovern 2:17
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon Nat King Cole 1:12
It's Only a Paper Moon Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 2:51
It's Only a Paper Moon Dottie Reid with Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 2:38
It's Only a Paper Moon Ella Fitzgerald 2:39
It's Only a Paper Moon instrumental Erroll Garner 2:32
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon King Cole Trio 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 2:53
It's Only a Paper Moon Mitch Miller and The Gang 2:19
It's Only a Paper Moon Morgana King 2:50
It's Only a Paper Moon Les Baxter and His Orchestra ?:??
It's Only a Paper Moon Bert Kaempfert 3:22
It's Only a Paper Moon Bert Kaempfert 3:22
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:01
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:54
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:00
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:16
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:50
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:01
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:10
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:11
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:52
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:08
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:05
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:55
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole ?:??
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:06
It's Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:00
It's Only A Paper Moon The Nat King Cole Trio 1:59
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:53
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:59
It's Only A Paper Moon King Cole Trio 2:57
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole ?:??
It's Only A Paper Moon cover The Nat King Cole Trio 3:03
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:54
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole ?:??
It's Only A Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:10
It's Only a Paper Moon (3.0 mix) cover Nat King Cole 2:58
It's Only A Paper Moon (take three) cover Nat King Cole ?:??
It's only a papermoon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It's Only a Papermoon Ondřej Havelka 2:21
It's Only a Papermoon cover Nat King Cole 3:09
It's Only a Papermoon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It's Only a Papermoon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It's Only A Papermoon cover Nat King Cole 2:01
It's Only A Papermoon Miles Davis Sextet 5:25
It's Only A Papermoon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It’s Only a Paper Moon Andrej Hermlin and His Swing Dance Orchestra 2:37
It’s Only a Paper Moon instrumental Erroll Garner ?:??
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It’s Only a Paper Moon Ella Fitzgerald 2:42
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole & His Trio ?:??
It’s Only a Paper Moon Miles Davis 5:28
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:01
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:00
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:20
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:59
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole ?:??
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:08
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:00
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:56
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:02
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Paul McCartney 2:34
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:58
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:57
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:55
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:06
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:54
It’s Only a Paper Moon Bing Crosby 2:35
It’s Only a Paper Moon Hal Kemp and His Orchestra with Skinnay Ennis 2:40
It’s Only a Paper Moon Nat King Cole 2:55
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Vaughn Monroe and his Orchestra ?:??
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 1:51
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:59
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover The Nat King Cole Trio 2:57
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover The Nat King Cole Trio 3:06
It’s Only a Paper Moon instrumental Douglas Gamley, His Piano & His Orchestra 2:47
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 3:07
It’s Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:59
It’s Only A Paper Moon Leon Parker 3:39
It’s Only a Paper Moon / This Can’t Be Love cover Gary Williams 2:39
It’s Only a Papermoon cover Nat King Cole 3:49
It’s Only a Papermoon Ella Fitzgerald ?:??
It’s Only Paper Moon James Taylor 2:49
Its Only a Paper Moon cover Nat King Cole 2:58
Nat Cole Medley: Paper Moon / Route 66 / Pick Yourself Up / L.O.V.E. medley Buddy Greco 5:56
Paper Moon La Velle 3:21
Paper Moon Erin McKeown 2:07
Paper Moon Nat King Cole 1:58