Category Archive: 1962

32 MINUTES AND 17 SECONDS WITH CLIFF RICHARD

32 Minutes and 17 Seconds with Cliff Richard Released 14 September 1962 Recorded December 1961 – May 1962 Genre Blues, pop rock Length 32:17 Label Columbia (EMI) 33MSX.1431 Producer Norrie Paramor 32 Minutes and 17 Seconds with Cliff Richard is the sixth studio album by Cliff Richard and was released in September 1962. The album …

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QUANDO QUANDO QUANDO (song)

Quando, quando, quando Language Italian (original) English title When, When, When? Published 1962 Composer(s) Tony Renis Lyricist(s) Alberto Testa (Italian original) “Quando, quando, quando” (pronounced [ˈkwando ˈkwando ˈkwando]) is an Italian pop song from 1962, in the bossa nova style, with music written by Tony Renis and lyrics by Alberto Testa. The song, originally recorded …

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SUGAR ‘N’ SPICE (Peggy Lee album)

Sugar ‘n’ Spice (Peggy Lee album) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Released 1962 Recorded March 28 – April 4, 1962; Capitol Studios, Los Angeles Genre Jazz Length 38:46 (CD Reissue) Label Capitol Producer Milt Gabler Sugar ‘n’ Spice is a 1962 album by Peggy Lee. The orchestra was conducted by Benny Carter. Track listing “Ain’t …

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PALISADES PARK

Palisades Park Released 1962 Genre Rock and roll Length 1:53 Label Swan Writer(s) Chuck Barris “Palisades Park” is a song written by Chuck Barris and recorded by Freddy Cannon. A tribute to New Jersey’s Palisades Amusement Park, it is an up-tempo rock and roll tune led by a distinctive organ part. The track also incorporates …

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ALLEY CAT – (Song)

Alley Cat (album) Alley Cat is the debut album by Danish pianist Bent Fabric. The album features the Grammy Award-winning single “Alley Cat”, and was a charting album in 1962-63. The title song is used as a recurring gag on the short-lived 1990 TV show Get a Life.

ACT NATURALLY

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: THE BEATLES Song Author: Voni Morrison and Johnny Russell Year Recorded: 1965 SONG PROFILE Act Naturally Single by The Beatles from the album Help! A-side Yesterday Released September 13, 1965 Recorded June 17, 1965 EMI Studios, London Genre Country Length 2:29 Label Capitol (USA) Parlophone/EMI (UK) Writer(s) Voni Morrison …

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THE BELLS OF ST MARYS

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: PERRY COMO Song Author: A. Emmett Adams, the lyrics by Douglas Furber Year Recorded: 1962 SONG PROFILE The Bells of St. Mary’s The Bells of St. Mary’s” is a popular song. The music was written by A. Emmett Adams, the lyrics by Douglas Furber, following a visit to St. …

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SUCH AN EASY QUESTION

(Such an) Easy Question – 1962 “(Such an) Easy Question” is a song recorded by Elvis Presley in 1962. It was written by Otis Blackwell and Winfield Scott. It was first released on the Pot Luck album in 1962 and again in 1965 as a single due to its inclusion in the Elvis Presley movie …

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THE DAYS OF WINE AND ROSES

Days of Wine and Roses – 1962 “Days of Wine and Roses” is a popular song, from the 1962 movie of the same name. The music was written by Henry Mancini with lyrics by Johnny Mercer. They received the Academy Award for Best Original Song for their work. In 2004 it finished at #39 in …

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WHAT KIND OF FOOL AM I?

What Kind of Fool Am I? – 1962 “What Kind of Fool Am I?” is a popular song written by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley and published in 1962. It was introduced by Anthony Newley in the musical Stop The World – I Want To Get Off. It comes at the end of Act Two …

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