God's Country

God's Country

by Frank Sinatra
     
 

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This unusual Frank Sinatra compilation of patriotic songs, sentimental ballads, and gospel music was recorded during the 1940s at the start of the singer's career. Though he was later to become best known for his sophisticated, man-of-the-world persona, here Sinatra convincingly interprets songs like the gospel standard "Jesus Is a Rock in the Weary Land," and the

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This unusual Frank Sinatra compilation of patriotic songs, sentimental ballads, and gospel music was recorded during the 1940s at the start of the singer's career. Though he was later to become best known for his sophisticated, man-of-the-world persona, here Sinatra convincingly interprets songs like the gospel standard "Jesus Is a Rock in the Weary Land," and the classic anthems "America the Beautiful" and "You'll Never Walk Alone." Always the consummate professional, he sounds as sincere and compelling singing these uncharacteristic songs as when he's performing more typical material like "I've Got You Under My Skin" or "Come Fly with Me.,"

Product Details

Release Date:
02/22/2005
Label:
Collectables
UPC:
0090431808429
catalogNumber:
8084
Rank:
159993

Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Frank Sinatra   Primary Artist
Charioteers   Track Performer
Mitch Miller   Conductor
Axel Stordahl   Conductor
Jeff Alexander Choir   Track Performer
Ken Lane Singers   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Alec Wilder   Arranger,Composer
Earl Robinson   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Sammy Cahn   Composer
Haven Gillespie   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
Axel Stordahl   Arranger
Jule Styne   Composer
Samuel A. Ward   Composer
Ethelbert Nevin   Composer
Dan Kelly   Composer
Frank Stanton   Composer
Katherine Lee Bates   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Lewis Allan   Composer
Brewster M. Higley   Composer
Beasley Smith   Composer

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