Betty Grable - The 20th Century Fox Years Volume 1 (1940-1944)
Cat. no: SEPIA1365
Release Date: 7th May 2021
Genre: Easy Listening
The #1 pin-up girl of WW II and top-ten box office draw of the 1940s, Betty Grable, finally receives her due with this magnificent collection of 60 songs from her early days at 20th Century Fox, digitally remastered for sparkling sound.
What makes this set different from previous Betty Grable releases is the fact the music is presented in its most pristine form sans dialogue, applause, special effects or tap sounds. Instead the music is sourced from playback discs, studio discs, as well as optical soundtracks, all digitally remastered for sparkling sound.
In addition to songs by Grable from her biggest films you’ll hear performances by her co-stars including Don Ameche, The Nicholas Brothers, Robert Cummings, Phil Regan, Carmen Miranda, Helen Forrest with Harry James among others. 60 tracks from 10 different features.
CD 1: Two Dreams Met / Two Dreams Met / Down Argentina Way / Down Argentina Way / Nenita / Sing to Your Senorita / I’ve Got You All to Myself / Me-oh-Miami / Is That Good? / Kindergarten Conga / You Started Something / You Started Something / Solitary Seminole aka Seminole Legend / Loveliness and Love / I’ve Got You All to Myself / I’ve Got You All to Myself / Another Little Dream Won’t Do Us Any Harm / Daddy / Down on Ami, Ami, Oni, Oni, Isle / O’Brien Has Gone Hawaiian / Sing Me a Song of the Islands / Sing Me a Song of the Islands (Ceremonial Sequence) / Maluna, Malolo, Mawena (Hawaiian Drinking Song) / Medley: Maluna, Malolo, Mawena / Sing Me a Song of the Islands / Hu’i Mai / Blue Shadows and White Gardenias / Except with You / Are You Kiddin’? / I’m Still Crazy for You / I Heard the Birdies Sing / I’ll Be Marching to a Love Song / Living High on a Western Hill / Land on Your Feet
CD 2: You Made Me Love You / Chattanooga Choo Choo / Run, Little Raindrop, Run / A Poem Set to Music / A Poem Set to Music / Tic Tac Do Meu Coraco / I Had The Craziest Dream / Pan Americana Jubilee / Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey / Cuddle Up a Little Closer / Who Threw the Overalls in Mrs. Murphy’s Chowder / Beautiful Coney Island / Take It from There / In My Harem / There’s Danger in a Dance / Miss Lulu From Louisville / Medley: Winter, Winter / Pretty Baby / Take It From There (Finale) / Medley: Darktown Strutters Ball / Coney Island / Medley: Get Your Police Gazette / Sweet Rosie O’Grady / Medley: Goin’ to the County Fair / My Sam / Waiting at the Church / My Heart Tells Me / The Wishing Waltz / My Heart Tells Me / Cuddle up a Little Closer / This Is It
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