Ball Parks, album created on May 1, 2015
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Ball Parks, album created on April 19, 2014
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April 20, 2018Johnny Mathis recorded "I'm Coming Home" (Linda Creed - Thomas Bell) for the Thom Bell produced album of the same name in 1973 and topped the Easy Listening chart while reaching only number seventy-five on the pop side. The (Detroit) Spinners (Henry Fambrough, Billy Henderson, Pervis Jackson, Bobby Smith and Philippe Wynne) peaked in the top twenty, number three on the Hot Soul Singles Chart with their very different reading on this cover of "I'm Coming Home" in 1974. This is one of three to…
April 19, 2018Ethel Merman (Zimmermann) and Russell Nype sang "You're Just In Love" (Irving Berlin) in the original 1950 Tony Award winning production of "Call Me Madam". Wikipedia: "Theatre lore has it that Berlin wrote the song one night after Call Me Madam was not doing well in tryouts. The second act of the show was lacking. "What I'd like to do is a song with the kid (Russell Nype)," Merman said. So, Berlin went to his room and later produced the counterpoint song. When Berlin played the song for Merman,…