Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 On the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Johnny Mercer 3:07
2 You Belong to My Heart Bing Crosby with Xavier Cugat & His Orchestra 2:30
3 Rum and Coca-Cola The Andrews Sisters 3:11
4 It Might As Well Be Spring Dick Haymes 3:11
5 My Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time Les Brown and His Orchestra 3:20
6 There! I Said It Again Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra 3:12
7 Tampico Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 2:44
8 There Goes That Song Again Russ Morgan and His Orchestra 3:06
9 It’s Been a Long, Long Time Harry James and His Orchestra 3:28
10 If I Loved You Perry Como 3:19
11 Candy Johnny Mercer, Jo Stafford & The Pied Pipers 3:16
12 A Little on the Lonely Side Frankie Carle and his Orchestra 3:06
13 Gotta Be This or That Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:25
14 I'll Buy That Dream Helen Forrest and Dick Haymes 3:03
15 I Can't Begin to Tell You Bing Crosby 2:55
16 Till the End of Time Perry Como 3:12
17 I'm Beginning to See the Light Harry James and His Orchestra 3:17
18 Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive Johnny Mercer 2:49
19 Caldonia Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:44
20 Laura Woody Herman and His Orchestra 3:23
21 Dream The Pied Pipers 2:50
22 Don't Fence Me In Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters 3 3:08
23 Sentimental Journey Les Brown and His Orchestra 3:14
24 Dig You Later Perry Como 3:05

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1944-07-25) (track 22)
additional composer:
Morey Amsterdam (track 3)
additional lyricist:
Paul Baron (conductor) (track 3)
Jeri Sullivan (track 3)
composer:
Lionel Belasco (track 3)
Agustín Lara (track 2)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 24)
James V. Monaco (track 15)
Richard Rodgers (track 10)
Jule Styne (tracks 8–9)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 1)
Allie Wrubel (track 14)
Fleecy Moore (track 19)
Sunny Skylar (track 13)
Cole Porter (composer) (1934) (track 22)
Harold Arlen (1944) (track 18)
Les Brown (American big band & jazz musician) (1944) (track 23)
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (1944) (track 17)
Johnny Hodges (1944) (track 17)
Ben Homer (1944) (track 23)
Harry James (US big band leader, trumpeter & actor) (1944) (track 17)
Alex Kramer (1944) (track 11)
David Raksin (1944) (track 20)
Johnny Mercer (1944) (track 21)
Vic Mizzy (1945) (track 5)
Ted Mossman (1945) (tracks 16, 16)
Richard Rodgers (1945) (track 4)
conductor:
Russ Case (track 10)
lead vocals:
Paul Allen (Big band jazz vocalist) (track 12)
Doris Day (tracks 5, 23)
Kitty Kallen (track 17)
lyricist:
Harold Adamson (track 24)
Sammy Cahn (tracks 8–9)
Mann Curtis (track 5)
Ray Gilbert (track 2)
Mack Gordon (track 15)
Lord Invader (calypso vocalist and songwriter) (track 3)
Herb Magidson (track 14)
Johnny Mercer (track 1)
Fleecy Moore (track 19)
Sunny Skylar (track 13)
Robert Fletcher (US poet) (1934) (track 22)
Cole Porter (composer) (1934) (track 22)
Mack David (1944) (track 11)
Don George (1944) (track 17)
Bud Green (1944) (track 23)
Johnny Mercer (1944) (tracks 18, 21)
Joan Whitney (1944) (track 11)
Oscar Hammerstein II (1945) (track 4)
Buddy Kaye (1945) (tracks 16, 16)
Johnny Mercer (1945) (track 20)
orchestra:
Vic Schoen and His Orchestra (1944-07-25) (track 22)
Harry James and His Orchestra (1945-07-24) (track 9)
Russ Case and His Orchestra (1945-10-13) (track 24)
performer:
Dick Haymes (track 14)
producer:
Eli Oberstein (track 24)
vocals:
June Christy (track 7)
Perry Como (US pop singer & TV personality, 1912-2001) (track 24)
Johnny Mercer (track 11)
Vaughn Monroe (track 6)
The Norton Sisters (track 6)
The Andrews Sisters (1944-07-25) (track 22)
Bing Crosby (1944-07-25) (track 22)
The Andrews Sisters (1944-10-18) (track 3)
Perry Como (US pop singer & TV personality, 1912-2001) (1945-07-05) (track 16)
Kitty Kallen (1945-07-24) (track 9)
writer:
James Cavanaugh (track 12)
Redd Evans (track 6)
Doris Fisher (track 7)
David Mann (American songwriter) (track 6)
Allan Roberts (track 7)
Dick Robertson (track 12)
Frank Weldon (track 12)
publisher:
APRS (track 2)
Bourne Co. (not for release label use, this is a music publisher) (track 11)
Capitol Songs Inc. (track 21)
Chappell/Morris Ltd. (tracks 9, 23)
Morley Music Corp. (track 23)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 6)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 21)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 22)
Warner Music Corp. (track 21)
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) (tracks 4, 11)
cover recording of:
Till the End of Time (1945-07-05) (track 16)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Negra historia (track 22)
later translated versions:
If I Loved You (Japanese version) (track 10)
In m'n dromen (track 10)
L'amour viendra (If I Loved You) (track 10)
Laura (french lyrics) (track 20)
Rhum et Coca-Cola (track 3)
Souvenir de Laura (French version of "Laura") (track 20)
later versions:
Caldonia (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 19)
Terugkiek (track 23)
part of:
State Fair (1945 film soundtrack) (track 4)
State Fair (track 4)
State Fair (1962 film soundtrack) (track 4)
Carousel (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 10)
recording of:
Caldonia (track 19)
Candy (track 11)
Dream (track 21)
I Can’t Begin to Tell You (1940s song from “The Dolly Sisters”) (track 15)
I'll Buy That Dream (track 14)
If I Loved You (Carousel) (track 10)
It Might as Well Be Spring (State Fair) (track 4)
Laura (1945 song) (track 20)
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe (The Harvey Girls, 1946 film) (track 1)
Sentimental Journey (track 23)
There Goes That Song Again (1944 song from “Carolina Blues”, J. Styne/S. Cahn) (track 8)
You Belong to My Heart (The Three Caballeros) (track 2)
Don’t Fence Me In (1944-07-25) (track 22)
Rum and Coca-Cola (calypso) (1944-10-18) (track 3)
Tampico (1945-05-04) (track 7)
It's Been a Long, Long Time (1945-07-24) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 18)
Overture (tracks 16, 16)
Perry Como Medley (tracks 16, 16)
Carousel Suite (track 10)
translated version of:
Solamente una vez (track 2)
version of:
Laura (original 1944 film theme) (track 20)

Release Group

part of:Your Hit Parade (Time-Life Music) (number: 4)