Category Archive: 1962

SAMMY DAVIS JR. (Belts the Best of Broadway)

Sammy Davis Jr. Belts the Best of Broadway Released 1962 Recorded 1962 Genre Vocal jazz Length 38:13 Label Reprise Producer Jimmy Bowen Sammy Davis Jr. Belts the Best of Broadway is a 1962 studio album by Sammy Davis Jr., arranged by Marty Paich. Track listing “Too Close for Comfort” (Jerry Bock, George David Weiss, Larry …

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THE NIGHT HAS A THOUSAND (Bobby Vee)

Released December 1962 Recorded October 9, 1962 United Recorders Hollywood, California Genre Pop Length 2:37 Label Liberty Songwriter(s) Benjamin Weisman, Dorothy Wayne, Marilyn Garrett “The Night Has a Thousand Eyes” is a song written by Benjamin Weisman, Dorothy Wayne, and Marilyn Garrett. It became a popular hit in 1962 for Bobby Vee. The song has …

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COMIN HOME BABY!

Comin’ Home Baby! is a 1962 studio album by Mel Tormé Released 1962 Recorded July 11–September 13, 1962 Genre Vocal jazz Length 54:31 Label Atlantic Producer Nesuhi Ertegun Track listing “Comin’ Home Baby!” (Bob Dorough, Ben Tucker) – 2:41 “Dat Dere” (Oscar Brown, Jr., Bobby Timmons) – 2:58 “The Lady’s in Love with You” (Burton …

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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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