So Smooth ~ original album cover

For Me and My Gal

~ featured in the 1942 Hollywood musical "For Me and My Gal"
Music by George W. Meyer, with lyrics by Edgar Leslie  
and E. Ray Goetz, published 1917 
Mills Music Inc.
 
Recorded at Webster Hall, New York City
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra and The Ray Charles Singers
Arrangements by Joe Lipman, Joe Reisman and Jack Andrews
Recorded January 20th, 25th and February 8th, 17th, 1955
 

Original and label approved sources:

So Smooth  ( JAPAN 1989 ) Japanese replication of the original releaseBMG JAPAN

So Smooth / We Get Letters   ( COLLECTABLES 2001 )

TV & Supper Club Favorites   ( COLLECTABLES 2001 ) + BONUS 


Unconfirmed and public domain sources:
69 Outstanding Performances  ( 3 CD )  
For You ~ 25 Magic Memories  ( PRISM UK )
Long Ago And Far Away   ( Legacy Entertainment CD 2000  ) "LIVE RECORDINGS"  ORIGINAL 1943 BROADCASTS
Magic Moments  ( JOKER ) ( 1987 ) ENHANCED MONO SOURCES UNVERIFIED 
Perry Como's Song Collection   GOING FOR A SONG GFS-284 ( UK )  "LIVE RECORDINGS" 
Perry-go-round  ( JASMINE UK 1998 ) 1957 TELEVISION BROADCAST ( BOOTLEG )
The Perry Como Shows ~ 1943   VOLUME TWO ( ON THE AIR CD ) "LIVE RECORDINGS"  ORIGINAL 1943 BROADCASTS
With a Song In My Heart   ( Trumpets of Jericho CD ) "LIVE RECORDINGS"  ORIGINAL 1943 BROADCASTS
You Are Never Far Away  ( RCA CAMDEN ) ( 1996 ) RCA Camden original release 1958PURE MONO

Original RCA RecordingVinyl Version | Album Notes |

Composer Index
A Perry Como Discography 
& Digital Companion

RCA Victor Memorial| Site Links | All Albums All Songs | The Recording Sessions | Digital Companion |

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