( They Long To Be ) Close To You ~  album links
Music by Burt Bacharach and lyrics by Hal David , 1964 
Blue Seas Music Inc., Jac Music Co., Inc., U.S. Songs Inc. ASCAP
 
Arranged Don Costa
Orchestra Conducted by Nick Perito
Produced by Don Costa Productions, Inc.
 
Recorded at the International Hotel, Las Vegas
Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford
Recording Time 3:15
 
Recorded November 25, 1970   ~   Matrix No.   ZPA5-9164 Take 1 +
 
It's Impossible ~ December 1970Taiwan "It's Impossible" 1971The Best of Perry Como - Reader's Digest UK 1971
Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
 
Perry Como ~ JapanMemories Are Made of Hits ~ 1975Perry Como 40 Greatest ~ K-TEL UK 1975
 
Perry Como Best 24 ~ Japan Compilation 1975It's Impossible ~ Re-issue 1975 Best Buy SeriesPerry Como Special ~ RCA Japan 1976
 
RCA Special Products ~ Close To You 1979Perry Como ~ RCA UK Twin PackPerry Como ~ New Best
 
For the Good Times - RCA UK ReleasePerry Como's 20 Greatest Hits Volume II ( UK )For The Good Times ~ RCA UK 1984
 
For The Good Times ~ HollandQuality Records Canada "Magic Moments" 1985 compilationPerry Como - Love Songs
 
Sing to Me Mr. C. - 1987 Camden Special ProductsThe Perry Como Collection - BMG UK 1988Perry Como ~ Gold Deluxe
 
 
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "It's Impossible" LSP-4473 STEREO DECEMBER 1970
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "It's Impossible" TAIWAN PRC-5142 STEREO 1971
Album issue: Box Set "The Best of Perry Como" RD UK STEREO GBPC-6A 1971
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Perry Como" RPL-3515 STEREO 1974
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Memories Are Made of Hits" RCA UK RS-1005 STEREO 1975
Album issue: K-TEL-LP12 "40 Greatest" K-TEL NE-700 STEREO 1975
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Perry Como ~ Best 24" SRA-9350-51 STEREO 1975 
Album Re- issue: RCA-LP12 "It's Impossible" AYL1-3804 STEREO 1975
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Perry Como Special" SRA-9515-16 STEREO 1976
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Close To You" RCA SP 224587 STEREO 1979
Album issue: Twin Pack "Perry Como" RCA UK MONO NL 43047- 2 1979
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "New Best" RCA JAPAN RPL-8022 STEREO 1980
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "For the Good Times" RCA UK SDL-006 STEREO 1981
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "20 Greatest Hits Vol. 2" RCA UK NK-89020 STEREO 1983
         Album issue: RCA-UK-LP12 "For The Good Times" Star 2235 STEREO 1983
         Album issue: RCA-HOLLAND-LP12 "For The Good Times" Star 2211 STEREO 1986
         Album issue: Quality Records-LP12 "Magic Moments" QRSP-1007 STEREO 1985
Album issue: RCA Camden-LP12 "Love Songs" RCA UK CDS-1226 1987
Album issue: RCA Camden-LP12 Sing to Me Mr. C." RCA SP DPL1-0759 1987
Album issue: BMG-UK-LP12 "The Perry Como Collection" Castle STEREO 1988
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Perry Como Gold Deluxe" RCA 8025/26 STEREO POST 1974
Album issue: RCA-BRAZIL-LP12 "The Best of Perry Como" RCA 107.4064 STEREO/MONO 1983
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Perry Como Gold 30" RCA 9007 STEREO POST 1974
Original RCA Recordingfrom the 1970 album "It's Impossible" 
Arranged Don Costa
Orchestra Conducted by Nick Perito
Produced by Don Costa Productions, Inc.
Recorded at the International Hotel, Las Vegas
Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford
Recorded November 25, 1970

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