Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 If I Knew You Were Coming
Bing Crosby feat. Bob Hope 2:48
2 On a Slow Boat to China
Bing Crosby feat. Peggy Lee 2:11
3 When You Wore a Tulip and I Wore a Big Red Rose
Bing Crosby feat. Judy Garland 2:57
4 Moonlight Bay
Bing Crosby feat. Gary Crosby 3:16
5 I Don't Know Why
Bing Crosby feat. Lauren Bacall 2:18
6 The One I Love Belongs to Somebody Else
Bing Crosby feat. Al Jolson 1:54
7 May the Good Lord Bless and Keep You
Bing Crosby feat. Nat King Cole 3:15
8 Basin Street Blues
Bing Crosby feat. Ella Fitzgerald 2:56
9 Hand Holdin' Music
Bing Crosby feat. Rudy Vallée & Walter O'Keefe 3:23
10 Up a Lazy River Paper Doll
Bing Crosby feat. The Mills Brothers 3:26
11 On Top of Old Smokey
Bing Crosby feat. Burl Ives 3:05
12 Medley
Bing Crosby feat. Frank Sinatra & Bob Hope 3:03
13 Clancey Lowered the Boom
Bing Crosby feat. Dennis Day 3:25
14 Takes Two to Tango
Bing Crosby feat. Rosemary Clooney 2:32
15 You Came a Long Way From St Louis
Bing Crosby feat. Peggy Lee 2:36
16 I Can Dream Can't I?
Bing Crosby feat. The Andrews Sisters 2:58
17 Lullaby of Broadway
Bing Crosby feat. Dick Powell 1:43
18 The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
Bing Crosby feat. Helen O’Connell 2:46
19 Till We Meet Again
Bing Crosby feat. Patti Page 2:28
20 Groaner Canary and Nose
Bing Crosby feat. Judy Garland & Jimmy Durante 3:00

Credits

CD 1

composer:
John Benson (track 15)
Frank Loesser (track 2)
Richard Rodgers (track 18)
Percy Wenrich (American composer) (tracks 3–4)
Meredith Willson (track 7)
Richard A. Whiting (1918) (track 19)
Isham Jones (1924) (track 6)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (1926) (track 8)
Sammy Fain (1938) (track 16)
lyricist:
Frank Loesser (track 2)
Meredith Willson (track 7)
Edward Madden (track 4)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 15)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (track 8)
Raymond B. Egan (1918) (track 19)
Gus Kahn (1924) (track 6)
Irving Kahal (1938) (track 16)
orchestrator:
Billy May (track 16)
performer:
Lauren Bacall (track 5)
Rosemary Clooney (track 14)
Nat King Cole (track 7)
Gary Crosby (son of Bing) (track 4)
Dennis Day (track 13)
Ella Fitzgerald (track 8)
Judy Garland (track 3)
Bob Hope (track 1)
Burl Ives (track 11)
Al Jolson (track 6)
Patti Page (track 19)
Dick Powell (American singer, actor, producer, director and studio boss) (track 17)
vocals:
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (tracks 2, 15)
writer:
Hy Heath (track 13)
Al Hoffman (track 1)
Johnny Lange (track 13)
Jack Mahoney (lyricist) (track 3)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (track 1)
Al Trace (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Al Hoffman (1952) (track 14)
Dick Manning (American songwriter) (1952) (track 14)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 8, 18)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 3)
MPL UK Publishing (track 2)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (1938) (track 16)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (1938) (track 16)
Williamson Music Company (1943 –) (track 18)
arrangements:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Schlittenfahrt (The Surrey With the Fringe on Top) (track 18)
later versions:
part of:
Oklahoma! (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 18)
recording of:
Basin Street Blues (track 8)
I Can Dream Can't I (track 16)
May the Good Lord Keep and Bless You (Religious song) (track 7)
Moonlight Bay (1912 song) (track 4)
On Top of Old Smoky (track 11)
Takes Two to Tango (track 14)
Till We Meet Again (1918 song) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Oklahoma Suite! (track 18)