Legendary Singers:
Perry Como

       Disc 1

Dream Along With Me ( I'm On My Way to a Star )
~  recorded by Perry in June, 1956
theme song from "The Perry Como Show"
Words and Music by Carl Sigman, 1956
 
Long Ago  ( And Far Away )Recorded during the American Federation of Musicians ( AFM ) recording ban
~  a double charted single from February, 1944, the "B" flip side to "I Love You"
from the 1944 Hollywood musical "Cover Girl"
Music by Jerome Kern and lyrics Ira Gershwin, 1944
 
Till the End of Time
~ adapted from Chopin's Polonaise No. 6 in A Flat Major
Words and Music by Ted Mossman and Buddy Kaye, 1945
 
I'll Remember April
~ from the 1942 Western Musical Comedy "Ride 'em Cowboy"
Music by Gene DePaul and lyrics by Patricia Johnston, and Don Raye
 
When I Fall in Love Time 2:58
~ featured in the 1957 film "Istanbul"       
Music by Victor Young and lyrics by Edward Heyman, 1952
 
If
a Gold Record for Perry in 1951
Music by Tolchard Evans, lyrics by Robert Hargreaves and Stanley J. Damerell , 1934
With Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra
 
"A"— You're Adorable
~  a No. 1 hit single from March, 1949, the "B" flip side to "When Is Sometime?"
Music by Sidney Lippman and lyrics by Fred Wise and Buddy Kaye, 1948
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra and The Fontane Sisters
 
Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes ( with The Ramblers )
~  recorded by Perry in November, 1952
Words and Music by Slim Willet, 1952
 
Some Enchanted Evening
~ from the 1949 Stage musical "South Pacific"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
 
Prisoner of Love
~ introduced and featured by Russ Columbo in 1931
Music by Russ Columbo and Clarence Gaskill
with lyrics by Leo Robin, 1931
 
Roses of Picardy
~ recorded by Perry in November, 1947
written in England as a paean to British soldiers fighting in France
Music by Haydn Wood and lyrics by Frederick E. Weatherley, 1916
 
Wanted
~  recorded by Perry in December, 1953
Words and Music by Lois Steele and Jack Fulton , 1954
 
It's Easy To Remember
~ from the 1935 Paramount film "Mississippi"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Lorenz Hart 1935
 
Round and Round
~  recorded by Perry in January, 1957
Words and Music by Joe Shapiro and Lou Stallman, 1956
 
Moonglow and Theme from "Picnic"
~ from the 1956 film "Picnic"
Words and Music by Will Hudson, Eddie DeLange, and Irving Mills 1934, 1956
Theme from "Picnic" Words by Steve Allen and Music by George Dunning 1956
 

Disc 2

Catch a Falling Star  
~ first certified "Gold" record by R.I.A.A. in 1958
Words and Music by Lee Pockriss and Paul Vance
 
Magic Moments
~  recorded by Perry in December, 1957
Music by Burt Bacharach and lyrics by Hal David , 1958
 
Scarlet Ribbons
Music by Evelyn Danzig 
with lyrics by Jack Segal , 1949
 
Lollipops and Roses
Words and Music by Tony Velona, 1962
 
Fly Me to the Moon  ( In Other Words )
Words and Music by Bart Howard
 
Anema e core
Music by Salve d'Esposito with Italian lyrics by Tito Manlio , 1954
English lyrics by Manny Curtis and Harry Akst
 
Arrivederci Roma ( Goodbye to Rome )
~ featured in the 1958 Hollywood musical "Seven Hills of Rome"
Music by Renato Ranucci with Italian lyrics by Pietro Garinei and Sandro Giovannini
English lyrics by Carl Sigman
 
Seattle ( from the Screen Gems TV production "Here Come the Brides" )
Music by Hugo Montenegro 
with words by Ernie Sheldon and Jack Keller
 
( The ) Shadow of Your Smile  ( Love theme from "The Sandpiper" ) arranged by Torrie Zito
Music by Johnny Mandel with lyrics by Paul Francis Webster, 1965
 
Baía  arranged by Torrie Zito
Music and original lyrics by Ary Evangelista Barroso
English lyrics by Ray Gilbert
 
It's Impossible SEE NOTE
Music by Canache Armando Manzanero
with lyrics by Sid Wayne
 
Try to Remember ( from the musical production "The Fantasticks" )
Music by Harvey Schmidt and lyrics by Tom Jones
 
 
I Think of You
Music by Francis Albert Lai 
with lyrics by Rod McKuen
 
For All We Know ( from the Motion Picture "Lovers and Other Strangers" )
Music by Fred Karlin 
with lyrics by Arthur James and Robb Wilson, 1970
 
And I Love You So
Words and Music by Don McLean
 
TIME-LIFE MUSIC
MONAURAL / STEREO NOT IDENTIFIED
2 DISCS 30 TRACKS TIME TBA
 
Legendary Singers: Perry Como
He was always Mr. Nice Guy. You could see it in his smile and hear it in his voice. 
This new collection gathers 30 of his best-loved songs from "A" You're Adorable to When I Fall in Love.

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A Perry Como Discography 
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