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PERRY COMO —
PURE GOLD
 
RCA VICTOR ANL1- 0972 (e)
JAPAN PG-6
ELECTRONICALLY REPROCESSED STEREO
ASSEMBLED 1975
 
Side One:
 
It's Impossible Real Stereo
Music by Canache Armando Manzanero and lyrics by Sid Wayne
  
Temptation
~ from the MGM film "Going Hollywood"
Music by Nacio Herb Brown and lyrics by Arthur Freed , 1933
 
'Till the End of Time
~ adapted from Chopin's Polonaise No. 6 in A Flat Major
Words and Music by Ted Mossman and Buddy Kaye, 1945
  
Because
~ featured by Mario Lanza in "The Great Caruso", 1951
Music by Guy d'Hardelot and lyrics by Edward Teschemacher, 1902
  
Prisoner of Love
~ introduced and featured by Russ Columbo in 1931
Music by Russ Columbo and Clarence Gaskill with lyrics by Leo Robin, 1931

Side Two:

Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes ( with The Ramblers )
Words and Music by Slim Willet, 1952
  
Catch a Falling Star
~ first certified "Gold" record by R.I.A.A. in 1958
Words and Music by Lee Pockriss and Paul Vance
  
When You Were Sweet Sixteen  ( with The Satisfiers )
~ from the Bing Crosby Productions, Inc., Picture "The Great John L."
Words and Music by James Thornton and Published 1898
  
Papa Loves Mambo
~  recorded by Perry in August, 1954
Words and Music by Al Hoffman, Dick Manning and Bix Reichner 1954
  
Hot Diggity  ( Dog Ziggity Boom )
~ Adapted from Alexis Chabrier's 1st theme of Espaņa, Rhapsody for Orchestra
Words and Music by Al Hoffman and Dick Manning, 1956
 
Real Stereo released here in full stereo
 

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Producer not specified. All tracks Electronically Reprocessed Stereo with the exception of "It's Impossible" which is the only track released here in full stereo. Remastering unknown. All tracks excepting * previously released in the 1958 compilation "Como's Golden Records" LPM-1981 (e) which contains 14 tracks and available in all formats including compact disc. This "Pure Gold" compilation is poor value and the mastering is unexceptional.
 
Perry Como ~ Pure GoldComo's Golden Records ~ original albumComo's Golden Records ~ UK Version circa 1970Perry Como - Grandes Exitos - Spain 1977Como's Golden Hits - UK Release
 

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