( Get Your Kicks On ) Route 66( Get Your Kicks On ) Route 66Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Words and Music by Bobby Troup, 1946 
E.H. Morris & Co., Inc. ASCAP
 
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Arrangements by Joe Lipman and Jack Andrews
Produced by Charles Grean and Lee Schapiro
 
Recorded in RCA Victor's Studio A, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Final Recording Time 3:50
 
Recorded April 23rd, 1959   ~   Matrix No. K2PB-2334 Take 1
Lyrics
SESSION MUSICIANS
April 23, 1959 
Produced by Charles Grean and Lee Schapiro
 
Orchestra
 
Leader: Mitchell Ayres
Contractor: Henry "Hank" Ross
 
Trumpet ~ James Maxwell
Trumpet ~ John Lawson 
 
Trombone ~ Robert Byrne 
Trombone ~ Robert Alexander 
Trombone ~ John D'agostino 
Trombone ~ Chauncey Welsch 
Trombone ~ Urban Green 
Trombone ~ Richard Hixon 
 
Sax ~ Bernard Kaufman
Sax ~ Abraham Richman 
Sax ~ Stanley Webb 
 
Piano ~ Henry Rowland
 
Guitar ~ Anthony "Tony" Mottola 
Guitar ~ Danny Perri 
 
Drums ~ Terry Snyder 
Drums ~ Sol Gubin 
 
Bass ~ Robert Haggart 
 
Tuba ~ Don Butterfield
 
Special DJ-Promo: RCA-45RPM SP45-72 ( October, 1959 )
Flip Side: "St. Louis Blues "
 
Single release: RCA-45RPM-47-8518
Single Flip Side: "You Came a Long Way from St. Louis "
 
Stereo Single release: RCA-45RPM-61-8518 ( same flip side )
 
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Como Swings" LSP-2010 STEREO SEPTEMBER 1959
 
Como Swings original albumDJ-Promo ~ Route 66 / St. Louis Blues 1959

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PERRY COMO
50 YEARS OF MUSIC AND A LIFE WELL LIVED.
AN EXAMPLE TO ALL.
 
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