Annotation

there were altogether three recordings of this song by Nat King Cole:
1. the original 1951 (mono) recording, with an arrangement written by Nelson Riddle;
2. a second non-orchestrated version recorded in 1952, featured as a bonus track on the CD reissue of 1955's completely instrumental (save the bonus material) Penthouse Serenade;
3. 1961 stereo recording included in The Nat King Cole Story (1961), with Nelson Riddle's 1951 orchestral arrangement.

Annotation last modified on 2012-11-09 18:27 .

Relationships

composer: Irving Gordon
lyricist: Irving Gordon
publisher: Bourne Co.
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/42338 [info]
Wikidata: Q865086 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Unforgettable (Nat King Cole song) [info]

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1951-08-17 Unforgettable (1951 recording) Nat King Cole with Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra 3:13
1951 Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:12
1952 Unforgettable (1952 non-orchestrated version) Nat King Cole 3:06
1957-07-12 Unforgettable cover Pepper Adams Quintet ?:??
1961 Unforgettable (1961 version) Nat King Cole 3:28
1964-02-10 Unforgettable cover Aretha Franklin 3:41
1990-12-04 Nat Cole Medley medley Freddy Cole 10:04
1992-02-25 Unforgettable live Natalie Cole with Nat "King" Cole 3:35
1992-12-16 – 1992-12-18 Unforgettable instrumental John Williams & Boston Pops Orchestra 3:33
1998-06-02 – 1998-06-03 Unforgettable instrumental Marcus Roberts Trio 3:02
2002-08 Unforgettable cover Riho Sibul & Estonian Dream Big Band 4:44
2007-05 – 2007-06 Unforgettable cover Teresa Salgueiro & Lusitânia Ensemble 3:31
Unforgetable Nat King Cole 3:10
Unforgetable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgetable Nat King Cole 2:43
Unforgetable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:26
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:14
Unforgettable Natalie Cole & Nat ‘King’ Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:10
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:28
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:12
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:27
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:45
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:08
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:47
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:44
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:21
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole & Natalie Cole 3:31
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:18
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:10
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:15
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 4:16
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 1:33
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:47
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:26
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:49
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:17
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Jerry Vale 2:50
Unforgettable cover Andy Abraham 3:43
Unforgettable cover Gabby Concepcion ?:??
Unforgettable cover [unknown] 3:32
Unforgettable cover and instrumental Rob “Zi” Taylor 3:34
Unforgettable cover and instrumental [unknown] ?:??
Unforgettable Dinah Washington 2:43
Unforgettable Dorothy Squires 2:41
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:27
Unforgettable Dinah Washington 2:43
Unforgettable Teddi King 3:00
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:26
Unforgettable Dinah Washington 2:43
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:28
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:14
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable cover and instrumental [unknown] 3:34
Unforgettable cover Lou Rawls 3:27
Unforgettable Lou Rawls 3:27
Unforgettable cover Intars Busulis & Jūlija Zakirova 4:18
Unforgettable cover Ani DiFranco and Jackie Chan 3:54
Unforgettable Joe Reisman & His Orchestra 2:37
Unforgettable cover and instrumental Bert Weedon 3:04
Unforgettable Sammy Davis Jr. 2:33
Unforgettable Marvin Gaye 3:43
Unforgettable instrumental Bill Watrous 5:53
Unforgettable cover George Benson & Wynton Marsalis 5:05
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:44
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:01
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:48
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:12
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:41
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:26
Unforgettable live Nat King Cole 2:41
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:21
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:42
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:15
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:15
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:51
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:48
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:08
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:47
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:45
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:46
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable cover The Overtones 3:33
Unforgettable Dinah Washington 2:42
Unforgettable cover Merle Haggard 3:04
Unforgettable cover Peggy Lee 2:29
Unforgettable cover Sofia Essaïdi, Bruce Johnson, Vincent Niclo & Damien Sargue 3:26
Unforgettable cover and instrumental quasimode 4:57
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:26
Unforgettable cover Benjamin Utecht / Anne Cochran 4:20
Unforgettable cover George Benson feat. Wynton Marsalis 5:05
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:12
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole with Natalie Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:28
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:28
Unforgettable Dinah Washington 2:42
Unforgettable Vikki Carr 2:07
Unforgettable Irving Gordon 4:06
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:43
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:47
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:44
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:42
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:45
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:13
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:15
Unforgettable Nat King Cole & Natalie Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:43
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:09
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:17
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:48
Unforgettable Nat King Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:46
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:46
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:48
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:25
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:11
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:40
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:05
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:46
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:15
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:29
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:30
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:45
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 2:45
Unforgettable Nat King Cole 3:24
Unforgettable cover Toots Thielemans 4:30
Unforgettable cover Peggy Lee 2:31
Unforgettable Natalie Cole ?:??
Unforgettable Gregg Arthur 3:23
Unforgettable cover The Jean Mac Quartet 5:17
Unforgettable instrumental Billy May & His Orchestra 2:39
Unforgettable cover Sol Raye ?:??
Unforgettable (1951 recording) Nat King Cole 3:10
Unforgettable instrumental 101 Strings ?:??
Unforgettable Natalie Cole & Nat King Cole 3:28
Unforgettable cover Sia 3:18
Unforgettable cover Dinah Washington 2:44
Unforgettable cover Ken Ishiwata 3:39
Unforgettable (3.0 mix) Nat King Cole 3:27
Unforgettable (1961 Version) Nat King Cole 3:14
Unforgettable (re-recording) Nat King Cole 2:47