Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (I’ll Be With You) Apple Blossom Time
The Andrews Sisters 2:54
2 The Hut-Sut Song
Freddy Martin & His Orchestra 2:43
3 Green Eyes
Helen O’Connell 2:50
4 You Made Me Love You
Harry James & His Music Makers 3:31
5 This Love of Mine
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra with Frank Sinatra 3:41
6 A String of Pearls
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra 3:13
7 Tonight We Love
Freddy Martin & His Orchestra 3:23
8 Jersey Bounce
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra 3:07
9 Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
The Andrews Sisters 2:38
10 Who Wouldn’t Love You
Kay Kyser & His Orchestra 2:38
11 Moonlight Cocktail
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra 3:18
12 Tangerine
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra 3:12
13 A Sleepy Lagoon
Harry James & His Music Makers 3:08
14 I Left My Heart at the Stage Door Canteen
Swing & Sway with Sammy Kaye with Don Cornell 3:16
15 (I’ve Got a Gal in) Kalamazoo
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra with Tex Beneke, Marion Hutton & The Modernaires 3 3:16
16 Cow-Cow Boogie
Freddie Slack with Ella Mae Morse 3:15
17 Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
Kay Kyser & His Orchestra 2:35
18 There Are Such Things
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra with Frank Sinatra 2:41
19 When the Lights Go on Again
Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra 3:07
20 I Had the Craziest Dream
Helen Forrest 2:41
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jukebox Saturday Night
Tex Beneke & The Modernaires 3:14
2 Why Don’t You Do Right?
Peggy Lee 2:27
3 I’ve Heard That Song Before
Harry James & His Music Makers 2:55
4 You’d Be So Nice to Come Home To
Dinah Shore 2:54
5 Comin’ in on a Wing and a Prayer
The Song Spinners 2:24
6 You’ll Never Know
Dick Haymes 2:26
7 Paper Doll
The Mills Brothers 2:38
8 Shoo‐Shoo Baby
Ella Mae Morse 3:13
9 Besame mucho
Andy Russell 3:09
10 G.I. Jive
Johnny Mercer 3:20
11 Sunday, Monday or Always
Bing Crosby 2:38
12 Mairzy Doats
The Pied Pipers 2:49
13 Pistol Packin’ Mama
Al Dexter 2:51
14 I’ll Be Seeing You
Bing Crosby 2:52
15 Long Ago (and Far Away)
Jo Stafford 2:56
16 Straighten Up and Fly Right
The Nat King Cole Trio 2:26
17 I’ll Walk Alone
Martha Tilton 3:17
18 And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 3:08
19 Swinging on a Star
Bing Crosby 5 2:32
20 It Had to Be You
Betty Hutton 2:23
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Trolley Song
The Pied Pipers 3:01
2 AC-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
Johnny Mercer 2:48
3 Rum and Coca-Cola
The Andrews Sisters 3:04
4 Candy
Jo Stafford & Johnny Mercer 3:12
5 Sentimental Journey
Les Brown and His Band of Renown 3:09
6 Dream
The Pied Pipers 2:50
7 Caldonia
Woody Herman & His Orchestra 2:57
8 Chloe (Song of the Swamp)
Spike Jones 2:44
9 Gotta Be This or That
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 5:51
10 Tampico
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 2:43
11 There! I’ve Said It Again
Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra 3:12
12 Chopin’s Polonaise
Carmen Cavaliero & His Orchestra 2:53
13 On the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe
Johnny Mercer 3:06
14 Bell-Bottom Trousers
Jerry Colonna 2:57
15 Waitin’ for the Train to Come In
Peggy Lee 3:07
16 It’s Been a Long, Long Time
Harry James & His Music Makers 3:08
17 It Might as Well Be Spring
Margaret Whiting with Paul Weston & His Orchestra 3:13
18 Doctor, Lawyer, Indian Chief
Betty Hutton 3:03
19 Symphony
Jo Stafford 2:27
20 Bumble Boogie
Freddy Martin and His Orchestra 2:46

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Mack Gordon (track 15)
Jerry Gray (US big band arranger and conductor) (tracks 6, 6)
Sol Parker (american songwriter) (track 5)
Albert Von Tilzer (track 1)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 15)
conductor:
Billy May (track 6)
lead vocals:
Don Cornell (track 14)
lyricist:
Mack Gordon (track 15)
Eddie DeLange (tracks 6, 6)
Neville Fleeson (track 1)
Henry Sanicola (track 5)
Frank Sinatra (track 5)
vocals:
Tex Beneke (track 15)
Marion Hutton (track 15)
The Modernaires (1940s vocal group) (track 15)
writer:
Irving Berlin (track 14)
Hughie Prince (track 9)
Don Raye (track 9)
publisher:
recorded at:
live recording of:
A String of Pearls (1954-04-17) (track 6)
recording of:
A String of Pearls (track 6)
This Love of Mine (track 5)

CD 2

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1944-03-11) (track 20)
background vocals:
Williams Brothers Quartet (vocal quartet comprised of Bob, Don, Dick and Andy Williams) (1944-02-07) (track 19)
composer:
Johnny Black (track 7)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 5)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 6)
Sammy Fain (1938) (track 14)
Cole Porter (1943) (track 4)
Jimmy Van Heusen (1944) (track 19)
conductor:
Paul Weston (1944-03-11) (track 20)
lead vocals:
Bing Crosby (1944-02-07) (track 19)
lyricist:
Harold Adamson (track 5)
Johnny Black (track 7)
Mack Gordon (track 6)
Irving Kahal (1938) (track 14)
Cole Porter (1943) (track 4)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (1944) (track 19)
orchestra:
John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (1944-02-07) (track 19)
vocals:
Betty Hutton (track 20)
Anita O’Day (track 18)
writer:
Harold Adamson (track 5)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 5)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 4)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 6)
WB Music Corp. (track 6)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 14)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 6, 14)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 14)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (tracks 6, 14)
recorded at:
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1944-02-07) (track 19)
later translated versions:
later versions:
À toi de choisir (Swinging On A Star) (track 19)
recording of:
Paper Doll (track 7)
Swinging on a Star (1944-02-07) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Big Band Swing (track 19)
Bing Crosby Medley (track 19)

CD 3

additional composer:
Morey Amsterdam (track 3)
additional lyricist:
Paul Baron (conductor) (track 3)
Jeri Sullivan (track 3)
composer:
Lionel Belasco (track 3)
Moe Jaffe (track 14)
Harold Arlen (1944) (track 2)
Alex Kramer (1944) (track 4)
Johnny Mercer (1944) (track 6)
lyricist:
Lord Invader (calypso vocalist and songwriter) (track 3)
Johnny Mercer (1944) (tracks 2, 6)
Mack David (1944) (track 4)
Joan Whitney (1944) (track 4)
vocals:
June Christy (track 10)
writer:
Lionel Belasco (track 3)
Ralph Blane (track 1)
Doris Fisher (track 10)
Hugh Martin (track 1)
Allan Roberts (track 10)
Lord Invader (calypso vocalist and songwriter) (track 3)
publisher:
WB Music Corp. (track 6)
cover recording of:
The Trolley Song (track 1)
later translated versions:
Le Tram (Alys Robi song) (track 1)
recording of:
Candy (track 4)
Dream (track 6)
Rum and Coca-Cola (calypso) (track 3)
Tampico (1945-05-04) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B000FLH1SI [info]