Original RCA Recording

My Melancholy BabyPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Music by Ernie Burnett 
with lyrics by George A. Norton and Maybelle E. Watson, 1912 
Shapiro-Bernstein & Co., Inc.  ~ ASCAP
 
With Russ Case and His Orchestra
 
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recording Time 2:59
 
Recorded November 04, 1947, Matrix No. D7VB-1982 Take 1 - 1A
Lyrics
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-3066 ~ Recording Time 2:57
Single Flip Side: "When You're Smiling"

Dream Along With Me ~ RCA Camden 1957

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Notes: ~ this all-time standard was the only hit written by the composer.
Often recorded and used in motion pictures. It was sung by Bing Crosby
in the Hollywood musical "The Birth of the Blues" (1941) and by Judy Garland
in "A Star is Born" (1954) and Gogi Grant, dubbing for Anne Blyth, in "The Helen Morgan Story" (1957).

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