Tracklist

CD 1: From the Bottom of My Heart: Complete Studio Recordings & Broadcasts
CD 2: I'll Be Seeing You: Dorsey Years Vol. 1
CD 3: Whispering: Dorsey Years Vol. 2
CD 4: Violets for Your Furs: Dorsey Years Vol. 3
CD 5: Night and Day: Dorsey Years Vol. 4
CD 6: I'll Be Around: Columbia V-Discs Volume 1
CD 7: The Song Is You: Columbia V-Discs Volume 2
CD 8: Close To You: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 1
CD 9: My Melancholy Baby: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 2
CD 10: Nancy (With the Laughing Face): Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 3
CD 11: They Say It's Wonderful: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 4
CD 12: September Song: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 5
CD 13: Stella by Starlight: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 6
CD 14: Autumn In New York: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 7
CD 15: Nature Boy: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 8
CD 16: Mad About You: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 9
CD 17: April in Paris: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 10
CD 18: Goodnight Irene: Columbia Shellacks in Chronological Order Vol. 11
CD 19: The Voice of Frank Sinatra / Frankly Sentimental: Two Original 10" LPs
CD 20: Songs by Sinatra / Swing and Dance With Frank Sinatra: Two Original 10" LPs
CD 21: Songs for Young Lovers / Swing Easy: Two Original 10" LPs
CD 22: In the Wee Small Hours: Original Album (2 x 10" LPs)
CD 23: Songs for Swingin' Lovers: Original Album
CD 24: Close to You: Original Album
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Close to You
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:39
2 P.S. I Love You
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 4:25
3 Love Locked Out
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 2:46
4 Everything Happens to Me
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:24
5 It's Easy to Remember
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:37
6 Don't Like Goodbyes
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 4:53
7 With Every Breath I Take
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:41
8 Blame It on My Youth
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:01
9 It Could Happen to You
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:16
10 I've Had My Moments
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:51
11 I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 3:26
12 End of a Love Affair
Frank Sinatra with Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, The Hollywood String Quartet 4:14
CD 25: A Swingin' Affair!: Original Album
CD 26: Where Are You?: Original Album
CD 27: Come Fly With Me: Original Album
CD 28: Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely: Original Album
CD 29: Come Dance With Me!: Original Album
CD 30: No One Cares: Original Album
CD 31: Nice 'n' Easy: Original Album
CD 32: My One and Only Love: Capitol Singles Vol. 1
CD 33: Three Coins in the Fountain: Capitol Singles Vol. 2
CD 34: Time After Time: Capitol Singles Vol. 3
CD 35: My Blue Heaven: Capitol Singles Vol. 4
CD 36: I'll Never Smile Again: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 1
CD 37: Ol' Man River: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 2
CD 38: I Believe: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 3
CD 39: All of Me: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 4
CD 40: High Society: Frank Sinatra in the Movies Vol. 5
CD 41: Frank Sinatra Conducts the Music of Alec Wilder: Original Album, 1945
CD 42: Tone Poems of Color: Original Album, 1956
CD 43: Peggy Lee - The Man I Love: Original Album, 1950
CD 44: Dean Martin - Sleep Warm: Original Album, 1958
CD 45: Christmas Songs by Sinatra - Original Album, 1948
CD 46: A Jolly Christmas From Frank Sinatra: Original Album, 1957 Plus Bonus Tracks

Credits

CD 24: Close to You: Original Album

arranger:
Nelson Riddle (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Harold Arlen (track 6)
Matt Dennis (American singer, pianist, band leader) (track 4)
Walter Donaldson (track 10)
Oscar Levant (track 8)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 11)
Edward Redding (track 12)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 9)
Richard Rodgers (1935) (track 5)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (tracks 1–12)
lyricist:
Edward Redding (track 12)
Tom Adair (track 4)
Harold Adamson (track 11)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 9)
Truman Capote (track 6)
Edward Heyman (track 8)
Gus Kahn (track 10)
Lorenz Hart (1935) (track 5)
producer:
Voyle Gilmore (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Al Hoffman (track 1)
Gordon Jenkins (track 2)
Carl Lampl (track 1)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 1)
Johnny Mercer (track 2)
Ray Noble (track 3)
Ralph Rainger (track 7)
Leo Robin (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (tracks 1–12)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 9)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 9)
cover recording of:
The End of a Love Affair (1956-04-05) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Fried Bananas (jazz interpretation of "It Could Happen to You") (track 9)
later parody versions:
It Could Happen to You (Sinatra parody) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Ich hab’ die ganze Nacht geweint (I Couldn’t Sleep a Wink Last Night) (track 11)
later versions:
recording of:
Don't Like Goodbyes (House of Flowers) (1956-03-08) (track 6)
Love Locked Out (1956-03-08) (track 3)
P.S. I Love You (1956-03-08) (track 2)
Blame It on My Youth (1956-04-04) (track 8)
Everything Happens to Me (1956-04-04) (track 4)
I’ve Had My Moments (1956-04-04) (track 10)
It Could Happen to You (1956-04-05) (track 9)
With Every Breath I Take (writers Robin/Rainger; Frank Sinatra song) (1956-04-05) (track 7)
Close to You (1956-11-01) (track 1)
I Couldn't Sleep a Wink Last Night (1956-11-01) (track 11)

Release

ASIN: UK: B006ZUKBVC [info]