I Wanna Be AroundPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Words and Music by Johnny Mercer and Sadie Vimmerstedt, 1963
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Produced by Hugo & Luigi
Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Final Recording Time 3:00
Recorded March 19, 1963    Matrix No. PHA1-3745 Take 5 ( 1st Version )
Recorded March 25, 1963    Matrix No. PHA1-3749 Take 6 ( 2nd Version )
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "The Songs I Love" LSP-2708 STEREO 1963
Album issue: RCA-UK-LP12 "Here Is Perry Como" DPS-2018 STEREO 1971
Album issue: RCA Camden-LP12 Sing to Me Mr. C." RCA SP DPL1-0759 1987
Notes: ~ Mrs. Vimmerstedt, a housewife from Youngstown, Ohio, 
sent Johnny Mercer the title and idea for this song. 
Mercer wrote it and shared the royalties which emanated from 
the popular recording by Tony Bennett.
The Songs I Love ~ RCA Victor1963Here Is Perry Como ~ 1971 UK CompilationSing to Me Mr. C. - 1987 Camden Special Products

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