Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!



Love Is Spreading
Over the World

Music by Neil Sedaka and lyrics by Howard Greenfield
Don Kirchner Music, Inc. ~ BMI
Original single recording 1970 ~
Arranged and Conducted by Marty Manning
Unidentified Vocal Accompaniment
Produced by Ernie Altschuler
Produced by Ernie Altschuler
Recorded in RCA Victor's Studio A, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Recording Time 2:23 Intro: 12 End: Fade
Recorded May 5, 1970   ~  Matrix No. ZPA1-5386 Take 1 + 
Orchestra Session
Leader / Arranger: Marty Manning
Contractor: Sandy Block 
Copyist: Wedo Matasco
Cello ~ George Ricci, Harvey Shapiro, Charles McCracken, Seymour Barab
Violin ~ George Ockner, Tosha Samaroff, Sylvan Shulman, Mac Ceppos,
Jack Zayde, Julius Schacter, Max Pollikoff, Max Hollander, John Rublowsky 
Trombone ~ Buddy Morrow, Warren Covington, Tony Studd, Alan Raph 
Piano ~  Dick Hyman
Guitar ~ Vinnie Bell, Jay Berliner 
Fender ~ Ron Carter 
Drums ~ Donald McDonald
Conga ~ Ray Berretto 
Single release: RCA-45RPM-74-0356 Side A
Single Flip Side: "Don't Leave Me"
Album issue: RCA-45RPM EP "It's Impossible" TP-678 PORTUGAL MONO 1970
It's Impossiple 45 EP Portugal


Perry Como in ConcertRecorded "Live" in Las Vegas 1970 ~

Arranged and Conducted by Nick Perito
Produced by Ernie Altschuler
Recorded Live June 25, 26, and 27, 1970 at the International Hotel, Las Vegas
Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "In Person At The International Hotel, Las Vegas" LSPX-1001 STEREO 1970
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Perry Como In Person" R4P-5007 DISCRETE 4 CHANNEL STEREO 1970
Album issue: RCA-UK-LP12 "In Person At The International Hotel, Las Vegas" SF-8159 STEREO 1970
Album issue: RCA-HOLLAND-LP12 "Perry Como In Concert" NL-42976 STEREO U/K
Note: The original track "Love Is Spreading Over The World" was recorded during the same sessions
as "It's Impossible" and released as a single just prior to Perry's first live performances in Las Vegas.
In Person at the International Hotel, Las Vegas ~ 1970Japan 4 Channel ReleaseIn Concert ~ Holland Release

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