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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Memories Are Made of This
2:16
2 Everybody Loves Somebody
1:59
3 That’s Amore
3:06
4 Basin Street Blues
2:22
5 Relax-Ay-Voo
2:54
6 Standing on the Corner
2:49
7 Just One More Chance
3:15
8 Just for Fun
2:46
9 Luno mezzo mare
2:05
10 Ma come bali (bella bimba)
2:46
11 Three Wishes
2:37
12 Until
2:45
13 I Ran All the Way Home
2:34
14 I Passed Your House Last Night
2:55
15 Rain
2:39
16 I’m Yours
3:14
17 All I Have to Give You
2:48
18 My Heart Has Found a Home Now
3:06
19 Walking My Baby Back Home
2:53
20 Be Honest With Me
2:27
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Powder Your Face With Sunshine (Smile! Smile! Smile!)
2:33
2 That Lucky Old Sun
3:00
3 How D’Ya Like Your Eggs in the Morning?
2:46
4 Kiss
2:22
5 Money Burns a Hole in My Pocket
3:01
6 The Man Who Plays the Mandolino
2:50
7 Two Sleepy People
2:53
8 Under the Bridges of Paris
2:47
9 Hangin’ Around With You
2:24
10 As You Are
3:05
11 Johnny Get Your Girl
2:32
12 Have a Little Sympathy
2:20
13 You and Your Beautiful Eyes
2:07
14 Vieni su
2:39
15 As Pretty as a Picture
2:29
16 Wham Bam, Thank You Mam
2:48
17 That Certain Party
3:02
18 You Was
2:47
19 Tonda wanda hoy
2:23
20 Tarra Ta-Larra Ta-Lar
3:00
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Sway
2:42
2 Mambo Italiano
2:16
3 There’s My Lover
2:59
4 Young and Foolish (Plain and Fancy)
2:45
5 Long, Long Ago
2:18
6 Blue Smoke (Kohu-auwah)
2:25
7 Night Train to Memphis
1:56
8 Dreamy Old New England Moon
2:31
9 Baby, Obey Me
2:33
10 Don’t Rock the Boat Dear
2:33
11 The Money Song
3:07
12 Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder (for Somebody Else)
2:58
13 I Still Get a Thrill (Thinking of You)
2:36
14 I Love the Way You Say Goodnight
3:10
15 I’ll Always Love You (Day After Day)
2:33
16 If
2:46
17 Choo ’n’ Gum
2:27
18 I Don’t Care If the Sun Don’t Shine
1:54
19 When It’s Sleepy Time Down South
2:50
20 Bye, Bye, Blackbird
3:03
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Volare
2:59
2 Let Me Go Lover
3:01
3 Innamorata
2:25
4 Return to Me (Ritorna a me)
2:42
5 How Do You Speak to an Angel
3:07
6 Bet-I-Cha
2:37
7 Again
2:19
8 I’m in Love With You
2:55
9 I’m Gonna Paper All My Walls With Your Love Letters
3:11
10 The Peddler’s Serenade
2:48
11 Happy Feet
2:31
12 Muskrat Ramble
3:03
13 In Napoli
2:55
14 Bonne nuit (Goodnight)
2:39
15 I’ve Got the Sun in the Morning
2:53
16 Because You’re Mine
2:21
17 Which Way Did My Heart Go?
2:50
18 Oh Marie!
2:23
19 The Darktown Strutters Ball
2:32
20 Who’s Your Little Who-Zis?
2:19
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 I Feel a Song Comin’ On
1:51
2 In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening
3:00
3 Never Before
3:11
4 The Sailor’s Polka
1:58
5 Moments Like This
2:35
6 You Belong to Me
3:01
7 Hey Brother, Pour the Wine
2:36
8 Open Up the Doghouse (Two Cats Are Comin’ in)
2:26
9 Ridin’ Into Love
3:16
10 Simpatico
2:50
11 Come Back to Sorrento
3:12
12 I Feel Like a Feather in the Breeze
2:47
13 Georgia on My Mind
3:01
14 Solitaire
2:51
15 Louise
2:20
16 With My Eyes Wide Open I'm Dreamin'
3:05
17 Just a Little Bit South of North Carolina
2:05
18 Carolina Moon
2:32
19 Aw C’Mon
2:10
20 Change of Heart
2:30

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Fred E. Ahlert (track 19)
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (track 16)
Arthur Johnston (American composer and songwriter) (track 7)
Ken Lane (track 2)
Frank Loesser (track 6)
Arthur Schwartz (track 5)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
Sammy Cahn (track 5)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (1926) (track 4)
conductor:
Dick Stabile (1955) (track 5)
lyricist:
Frank Loesser (track 6)
Arthur Schwartz (track 5)
Jack Brooks (English-American lyricist) (track 3)
Sammy Cahn (track 5)
Paolo Citarelll (writer "Luna mezz'o mare") (track 9)
Sam Coslow (track 7)
Yip Harburg (track 16)
Irving Taylor (track 2)
Roy Turk (track 19)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (track 4)
orchestra:
Orchestral Accompaniment (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1947) (track 19)
Lou Busch and His Orchestra (1949) (tracks 8, 11)
Lou Busch and His Orchestra (1950) (tracks 15–16)
Orchestral Accompaniment (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1950) (track 20)
Lou Busch and His Orchestra (1951) (tracks 12–13)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1951) (tracks 9–10, 18)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1952) (tracks 14, 17)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1955) (tracks 1, 4)
Orchestra (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1955) (track 5)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1956) (tracks 6–7)
vocals:
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1947) (track 19)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1949) (tracks 2, 8, 11)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1950) (tracks 15–16, 20)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1951) (tracks 9–10, 12–13, 18)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1952) (tracks 14, 17)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1954) (track 3)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1955) (tracks 1, 4–5)
Line Renaud (1955) (track 5)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1956) (tracks 6–7)
writer:
Ruth Aarons (track 18)
Gene Autry (track 20)
Bennie Benjamin (tracks 13–14)
Sylvia Dee (track 12)
Jack Elliott (1927-2001 US film composer) (track 11)
Ray Evans (track 8)
Eugene Ford (songwriter) (track 15)
Sidney Lippman (track 12)
Jay Livingston (track 8)
Carey Morgan (track 15)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 20)
Harold Spina (composer/conductor) (track 11)
Dick Stabile (track 18)
Arthur Swanstrom (track 15)
Domenico Titomaglio (Italian songwriter) (track 12)
George David Weiss (tracks 13–14)
Salvatore d'Esposito (Italian composer) (track 12)
Richard Dehr (1955) (track 1)
Terry Gilkyson (1955) (track 1)
Frank Miller (American singer & songwriter) (1955) (track 1)
publisher:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Heimweh (track 1)
Hunderttausendmal (track 16)
Son amores (track 3)
later versions:
That’s Amore (in Swedish) (track 3)
part of:
The Most Happy Fella (full musical) (track 6)
recording of:
Basin Street Blues (track 4)
Be Honest With Me (track 20)
I’m Yours (track 16)
Just For Fun (My Friend Irma) (track 8)
Luna mezz'o mare (traditional Sicilian wedding song) (track 9)
Rain (track 15)
Relax Ay Voo (track 5)
Standing on the Corner (The Most Happy Fella) (track 6)
That’s Amore (track 3)
Three Wishes (track 11)
Until (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Nicholas Brodzsky (track 3)
Hoagy Carmichael (track 7)
Walter Donaldson (track 17)
Giuseppe Fanciulli (track 6)
Lionel Newman (track 4)
Vincent Scotto (track 8)
Jule Styne (track 5)
Beasley Smith (1949) (track 2)
lyricist:
Alan Bergman (American lyricist) (track 6)
Sammy Cahn (track 3)
Dorcas Cochran (track 8)
Haven Gillespie (track 4)
Bob Hilliard (track 5)
Gus Kahn (track 17)
Frank Loesser (track 7)
Nicola Salerno (track 6)
Haven Gillespie (1949) (track 2)
orchestra:
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1948) (tracks 1, 17, 20)
Orchestral Accompaniment (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1948) (track 18)
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1949) (tracks 2, 11–12, 14)
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1950) (tracks 13, 16, 19)
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1951) (tracks 3, 9–10)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1952) (track 15)
Gus Levene and His Orchestra (1957) (tracks 4, 6)
vocals:
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (1948) (track 18)
Jerry Lewis (US actor, comedian and occasional singer) (1948) (track 17)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1948) (tracks 1, 17–18, 20)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1949) (tracks 2, 11–12, 14)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1950) (tracks 13, 16, 19)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1951) (tracks 3, 9–10)
Helen O’Connell (1951) (track 3)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1952) (track 15)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1953) (track 5)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1954) (track 8)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1955) (track 7)
Line Renaud (1955) (track 7)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1957) (tracks 4, 6)
writer:
Marilyn Bergman (track 6)
Mann Curtis (track 11)
Ray Doll (track 9)
Billy Friedman (track 10)
Sammy Gallop (track 12)
Carmen Lombardo (track 1)
Bernard Matlin (track 9)
Herbert L. Miller (track 10)
Vic Mizzy (track 11)
Stanley Rochinski (track 1)
Al Stillman (track 9)
Ben Weisman (track 12)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 7)
is the basis for:
later versions:
Gamla lyckliga sol (track 2)
recording of:
As You Are (track 10)
Kiss (Niagara) (track 4)
That Certain Party (track 17)
That Lucky Old Sun (track 2)
The Man Who Plays the Mandolino (English version) (track 6)
Two Sleepy People (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:

CD 3

composer:
J. Fred Coots (track 13)
Mack David (track 18)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (track 13)
Tolchard Evans (track 16)
Albert Hague (track 4)
Clarence Muse (track 19)
Harold Rome (track 11)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (track 2)
Ray Henderson (1926) (track 20)
lyricist:
Stanley J. Damerell (track 16)
Norman Gimbel (track 1)
Robert Hargreaves (track 16)
Arnold Horwitt (track 4)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (track 2)
Leon René (track 19)
Otis René (track 19)
Mort Dixon (1926) (track 20)
orchestra:
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1948) (track 11)
Orchestral Accompaniment (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1948) (track 12)
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1950) (tracks 9, 13–14, 16–18, 20)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1951) (track 15)
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1951) (tracks 6–8, 10)
Billy May and His Orchestra (1954) (track 5)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1954) (tracks 1, 19)
vocals:
Jerry Lewis (US actor, comedian and occasional singer) (1948) (track 11)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1948) (tracks 11–12)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1950) (tracks 9, 13–14, 16–18, 20)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1951) (tracks 6–8, 10, 15)
Margaret Whiting (1951) (track 10)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1953) (track 3)
Nat King Cole (1954) (track 5)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1954) (tracks 1, 5, 19)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1955) (track 2)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1956) (track 4)
writer:
Owen Bradley (track 7)
Marvin Hughes (track 7)
Beasley Smith (track 7)
publisher:
Mills Music, Inc. (track 19)
Ray Henderson Music (track 20)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 20)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 20)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Bye Bye Blackbird (track 20)
If (Song, popular in the 1950s) (track 16)
Mambo Italiano (track 2)
Sway (track 1)
The Money Song (track 11)
Young and Foolish (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Let's Have Another Party (Winifred Atwell medley) (track 20)
version of:
¿Quién será? (track 1)

CD 4

arranger:
Louis Prima (track 18)
composer:
Nicholas Brodzsky (track 16)
Jenny Lou Carson (track 2)
Lionel Newman (track 7)
Kid Ory (track 12)
Jule Styne (track 5)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 3)
Eduardo di Capua (track 18)
Irving Berlin (track 15)
Domenico Modugno (track 1)
Shelton Brooks (1917) (track 19)
lyricist:
Franco Migliacci (track 1)
Eduardo di Capua (track 18)
Al Hill (Ben Weisman, Fred Wise, Kay Twomey) (track 2)
Irving Berlin (track 15)
Jack Brooks (English-American lyricist) (track 3)
Sammy Cahn (track 16)
Dorcas Cochran (track 7)
Ray Gilbert (track 12)
Bob Hilliard (track 5)
Domenico Modugno (track 1)
Shelton Brooks (1917) (track 19)
orchestra:
Orchestral Accompaniment (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1946) (tracks 15, 17)
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1950) (tracks 8–12, 14)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1952) (tracks 6, 16, 18–20)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1955) (tracks 2, 13)
Gus Levene and His Orchestra (1957) (track 4)
translator:
Mitchell Parish (track 1)
vocals:
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1946) (tracks 15, 17)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1949) (track 7)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1950) (tracks 8–12, 14)
Margaret Whiting (1950) (track 8)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1952) (tracks 5–6, 16, 18–20)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1955) (tracks 2, 13)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1956) (track 3)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1957) (track 4)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1958) (track 1)
writer:
Ben Bernie (track 20)
Daniel DiMinno (American composer, lyricist, author) (track 4)
Ray Evans (track 14)
Al Goering (arranger) (track 20)
Walter Hirsch (track 20)
Jay Livingston (track 14)
Carmen Lombardo (track 4)
Franco Migliacci (track 1)
Teddy Powell (track 9)
Bernie Wayne (track 9)
Domenico Modugno (track 1)
Mitchell Parish (track 1)
publisher:
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (track 4)
part of:
Annie Get Your Gun (track 15)
recording of:
Again (track 7)
Because You're Mine (track 16)
Bonne nuit (Here Comes the Groom) (track 14)
I Got the Sun in the Morning (from "Annie Get Your Gun") (track 15)
Innamorata (track 3)
Let Me Go, Lover (track 2)
Muskrat Ramble (1950 vocal version) (track 12)
Oh Marie (track 18)
Return to Me (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:
Nel blu dipinto di blu (Volare) (track 1)

CD 5

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 13)
composer:
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 7)
Hoagy Carmichael (track 2)
Burton Lane (track 5)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 3)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 1)
George Oppenheimer (track 1)
Harry Revel (track 16)
John Rox (track 20)
Richard A. Whiting (track 15)
Ernesto de Curtis (1902) (track 11)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 13)
lyricist:
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 7)
John Rox (track 20)
Mack David (track 3)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 1)
Mack Gordon (track 16)
Frank Loesser (track 5)
Johnny Mercer (track 2)
Leo Robin (track 15)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 13)
orchestra:
Paul Weston and His Orchestra (1951) (tracks 2–4, 11, 14)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1952) (tracks 1, 6, 12, 15–16)
Billy May and His Orchestra (1954) (track 8)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1954) (tracks 13, 17–18, 20)
Dick Stabile and His Orchestra (1955) (tracks 9–10, 19)
translator:
Claude Aveling (track 11)
vocals:
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1950) (track 5)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1951) (tracks 2–4, 11, 14)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1952) (tracks 1, 6, 12, 15–16)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1953) (track 7)
Nat King Cole (1954) (track 8)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1954) (tracks 8, 13, 17–18, 20)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1955) (tracks 9–10, 19)
writer:
Roy Alfred (track 8)
Reneé Borek (track 14)
Joe Burke (American composer) (track 18)
Walter Byron (“Aw c’mon” & “That ever lovin’ rag”) (track 19)
Sammy Cahn (track 10)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (track 18)
Marvin Fisher (track 8)
Mack Gray (actor) (track 9)
Dave Gregory (“Aw c’mon”) (track 19)
King Guion (track 14)
Pee Wee King (track 6)
Dino Crocetti (American singer/actor) (track 9)
Carl Nutter (track 14)
Chilton Price (track 6)
Harry Revel (track 12)
Arthur Schwartz (track 10)
Redd Stewart (track 6)
Mack Gordon (track 12)
publisher:
Frank Music Corp. (track 7)
Hill & Range Inc. (track 6)
Memory Lane Music (publishing company) (track 18)
Redwood Music (track 18)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 5)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 13)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 13)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Goisern (track 13)
recording of:
Aw C'mon (track 19)
Carolina Moon (1928 song) (track 18)
Change Of Heart (track 20)
Georgia on My Mind (track 13)
In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening (Here Comes the Groom) (track 2)
Louise (from "Innocents of Paris") (track 15)
Moments Like This (from "College Swing") (track 5)
Never Before (Sailor Beware) (track 3)
Ridin’ Into Love (track 9)
Simpatico (track 10)
Solitaire (track 14)
With My Eyes Wide Open I’m Dreaming (Shoot the Works) (track 16)
You Belong to Me (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 2)
translated version of:
Torna a Surriento (track 11)

Release

liner notes: Tony Watts
copyrighted by: Demon Music Group Ltd. (a BBC Worldwide Ltd. subsidiary; for release labels, use "Demon Music Group") (2009)
phonographic copyright by: Demon Music Group Ltd. (a BBC Worldwide Ltd. subsidiary; for release labels, use "Demon Music Group") (2009)
ASIN: DE: B002LZUKVG [info]

Release Group

part of: 100 Hits Legends (number: 2)