Dorothy Squires - Crying on the Inside 1945-1962
Cat. no: JASCD881
Release Date: 30 Jul 2021
The indomitable Dorothy Squires, who was famously married to actor Roger Moore, was one of Britain’s biggest singing stars of the immediate post-WWII era.
This is the most comprehensive overview of Squires’ “golden years” to date and includes a number of collectors’ rarities which have never previously appeared on CD.
She enjoyed her biggest popularity between 1945 and the early 60s - roughly, the period covered by this compilation - during which she recorded for Parlophone, Columbia, Polygon, Decca, Polydor and Pye-Nixa.
Featured herein are nineteen UK chart hits, including the top tenners ‘Coming Home’, ‘Just A Prayer Away’, ‘The Gypsy’, ‘I’ll Close My Eyes’, ‘It’s A Pity To Say Goodnight’, ‘Laughing On The Outside (Crying On The Inside)’, ‘Danger Ahead’, ‘A Tree In The Meadow’, ‘Anything I Dream Is Possible’ and ‘I’m Walking Behind You’, eight of which were written by Billy Reid.
CD 1: Coming Home / Just A Prayer Away / The Gypsy / Under The Willow Tree / I’ll Close My Eyes / Yippee-Olly-Ay-Ho / It’s A Pity To Say Goodnight / Laughing On The Outside (Crying On The Inside) / Old Friends Are Golden Friends / (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons / Unchangeable You / Danger Ahead (Beware!) / I’m In The Mood For Love / A Tree In The Meadow / Reflections On The Water (Looking Down At Me) / Anything I Dream Is Possible / So Tired / Here Comes Me / I’d Give The World (To You Sweetheart) / Our Love Story / You Shouldn’t Have Kissed Me (If You Didn’t Mean It) / Just Like A Gramophone Record / I Remember The Cornfields / Baby Come Home / Be My Love
CD 2: My Resistance Is Low / And So To Sleep Again / Any Time / Unforgettable / I’m Walking Behind You / From Your Lips To The Ears Of God / If You Love Me / It’s The Talk Of The Town / Changing Partners / Set Me Free (with The Radio Revellers) / White Wings (with The Radio Revellers) / Blue, Blue, Blue (with The Radio Revellers) / When You Lose The One You Love / I Saw The Look In Your Eyes (with Bonar Colleano) / What Is The Reason / Dear To Me / Come Home To My Arms / Precious Love / Our Song / Bewitched / Torremolinos / Don’t Search For Love / This Place Called Home / Trust In Me / Say It With Flowers (with Russ Conway) / Talk It Over With Someone (with Russ Conway) / How Deep Is The Ocean / Are You
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