a sentimental date
sings eight great songs
RCA VICTOR LPM-3035 ( E2VL-4469/70 )
ASSEMBLED IN 195
( 45 RPM Record 1 Sides A & B )
When Day Is Done
~ a German song originally titled "Madonna, Du Bist Schöner als der Sonnenschein!"
Music and original German lyrics by Robert Katscher , 1926
English lyrics by B.G. DeSylva
best remembered as the theme song of Morton Downey,
who used it on his radio shows and public appearances.
Music by Joe Burke and lyrics by Benny Davis , 1929
What'll I Do?
~ featured in "Big City", 1948, sung by Danny Thomas
Words and Music by Irving Berlin, 1924
If We Can't Be The Same Old Sweethearts
( We'll Just Be The Same Old Friends )
~ featured by Andy Russell and The Pied Pipers in the mid-forties
Music by James V. Monaco and lyrics by Joseph McCarthy , 1915
( 45 RPM Record 2 Sides A & B )
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows
( with The Satisfiers )
~ melody adapted from Chopin's "Fantaisie Impromptu in C# Minor
Music by Harry Carroll and lyrics by Joseph McCarthy, 1917, 1946
Love Me Or Leave Me
( with The Satisfiers )
~ from the 1928 Stage musical "Whoopee"
Music by Walter Donaldson and lyrics by Gus Kahn
Body and Soul
~ from the United Artists Film "Body and Soul"
Music by Johnny Green and lyrics by Robert B. Sour, Edward Heyman, and Frank Eyton
When Your Hair Has Turned To Silver
( I Will Love You Just The Same )
~ a popular song on radio with leading recording by "Bud and Joe Billings"
Music by Peter De Rose and lyrics by Charles Tobias , 1930
With Russ Case and His Orchestra,
with the exception of "Body and Soul" with Lloyd
Recorded July 10th & 11th and September 25th & 30th, 1947 with the exception of "I'm Always Chasing Rainbows"
which was recorded in 1945.
RCA 78 RPM 4 RECORD MUSICAL SMART SET P-187 ( 8 SONGS )
RECORD NOS. 20-2660 / 2661 / 2662 / 2663 ( circa 1947 / 48 )
RCA 45 RPM 3 RECORD MUSICAL SMART SET WP-187 ( 6 SONGS )
RECORD NOS. 47-2843 / 2844 / 2845 ( circa 1949 )
RCA 45 RPM EP SET EPB-3035 ( 2 DISC ) ( 8 SONGS )
RECORD NOS. 547-0033/34 ( E2PW-0173/74/75/76 )
RCA 10" LPM-3035 ( E2VL-4469/70 ) ( 8 SONGS )
RCA 12" LPM-1177 ( F2PP-7422/3 ) ( 12 SONGS )
Original 12" Version
Original 45 RPM Box Set
45 RPM Extended Play
78 RPM Smart Set
Original 10" Version Notes
Original 12" Version Notes
A Perry Como Discography
& Digital Companion
The Recording Sessions
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Wednesday, September 16, 2020