Melody" was recorded in 1956 but unreleased 'till 1993 when it
within the BMG Box Set "Yesterday
& Today ~ A Celebration in Song" as a first release
It's inclusion here within a so-called "Gold"
compilation is unexplained.
WARNING: An eclectic
compilation of songs released on the RCA Victor UK Records Label in
All of these songs, excepting only one, were released the
year previous within a budget RCA Camden UK compilation
Definitive Perry Como Collection". It has not yet been verified
whether this Victor compilation has been sourced
from original masters and
whether all original stereo / binaural recordings have been released in
their respective formats or not.
UK and Australian compilations are not
generally remastered from first generation sources and many recordings
in real stereo are commonly reproduced in either
monaural of electronically reprocessed "fake" stereo.
recordings may even be remastered from old records, a fact the label
appears reluctant to acknowledge.