Somebody Up There Likes Me ~ 1956
 
Perry Como
Somebody up there likes me
 
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
and The Ray Charles Singers
 
RCA VICTOR 45 EPA 903
MONAURAL
1956

        Side One

Somebody Up There Likes Me
~  a double charted single from June, 1956,
with flip side "Dream Along With Me ( I'm On My Way To a Star )"
from the 1956 MGM film "Somebody Up There Likes Me" and performed by Perry
Music by Bronislau Kaper and lyrics by Sammy Cahn
 
All At Once You Love Her
~  a double charted single from September, 1955, with flip side "The Rose Tattoo"
from the musical production "Pipe Dream"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II

        Side Two

Hot Diggity  ( Dog Ziggity Boom )
~  a double charted single from June, 1956, with flip side "Juke Box Baby"
Adapted from Alexis Chabrier's 1st theme of España, Rhapsody for Orchestra
Words and Music by Al Hoffman and Dick Manning, 1956
 
Dream Along With Me  ( I'm On My Way To A Star )
~  a double charted single from June, 1956, with flip side "Somebody Up There Likes Me"
theme song from "The Perry Como Show"
Words and Music by Carl Sigman, 1956
 
This 45 RPM Extended Play compilation features the title song performed by Perry in the MGM film
"Somebody Up There Likes Me" which was also a double charted single with Perry's television theme
song "Dream Along With Me ( I'm On My Way To a Star )" and both recorded on the same day
in June, 1956. The other two songs included here were also double charted singles from the same era.
 
All songs recorded at Webster Hall, New York City
Arranged by Joe Reisman and Produced by Joe Carlton ( not confirmed )
All tracks in this compilation were monaural.
 
Somebody Up There Likes Me

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