Glenn Miller "In The Mood" 1940. Alton Glenn Miller (March 1, 1904 – missing in action December 15, 1944) was an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. He was one of the best-selling recording artists from 1939 to 1943, leading one of the best known big bands. Miller's notable recordings include "In the Mood", "Moonlight Serenade", "Pennsylvania 6-5000", "Chattanooga Choo Choo", "A String of Pearls", "At Last", "(I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo", "American Patrol", "Tuxedo Junction", and "Little Brown Jug". While he was traveling to entertain U.S. troops in France during World War II, Glenn Miller's aircraft disappeared in bad weather over the English Channel.
Here is a Song Called "In The Mood" First Released On BlueBird Label #10416 on 07 Oct 1939. "In the Mood" – was number one for thirteen weeks on the Billboard Juke Box chart in 1940. "In The Mood" had a long history, even before Glenn Miller recorded it. The 1939 RCA Bluebird recording was also released as V-Disc 123B in February, 1944. A version was also released as V-Disc 842B in May, 1948 by Glenn Miller and Overseas Band by the U.S. War Department. BillBoard Chart For 1940 ; Total Weeks on Chart 30; 12 Weeks at Highest position and got to # 1