Greatest Hits of the 1940s

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Greatest Songs of the 1940s spotlights 33 hits released in that decade including Billie Holiday's "God Bless the Child," Glenn Miller's "Chattanooga Choo Choo," the Andrews Sisters' "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)," and Bing Crosby's "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive." This is an inexpensive way to collect these songs in one package.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Greatest Songs of the 1940s spotlights 33 hits released in that decade including Billie Holiday's "God Bless the Child," Glenn Miller's "Chattanooga Choo Choo," the Andrews Sisters' "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)," and Bing Crosby's "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive." This is an inexpensive way to collect these songs in one package.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/22/2012
  • Label: Aao Music
  • UPC: 778325633127
  • Catalog Number: 63312
  • Sales rank: 6,972

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 God Bless the Child - Billie Holiday (3:09)
  2. 2 Swinging On a Star - Bing Crosby (2:31)
  3. 3 Chattanooga Choo Choo - Glenn Miller (3:28)
  4. 4 Jingle, Jingle, Jingle - The Merry Macs (2:55)
  5. 5 Brazil - Xavier Cugat (2:44)
  6. 6 Frenesi - Artie Shaw (3:12)
  7. 7 Till the End of Time - Les Brown (3:03)
  8. 8 Stormy Weather - Lena Horne (3:51)
  9. 9 You Are My Sunshine - Bing Crosby (2:36)
  10. 10 (I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo - Glenn Miller (3:18)
  11. 11 Maria Elena - Jimmy Dorsey (3:07)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Take the "A" Train - Duke Ellington (2:53)
  2. 2 You Always Hurt the One You Love - The Mills Brothers (3:24)
  3. 3 I'll Be Seeing You - Bing Crosby (2:56)
  4. 4 I'll Never Smile Again - Tommy Dorsey (3:14)
  5. 5 That's My Desire - Frankie Laine (2:52)
  6. 6 Tuxedo Junction - Glenn Miller (3:28)
  7. 7 Green Eyes - Jimmy Dorsey (3:24)
  8. 8 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - Bing Crosby (2:35)
  9. 9 Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me) - The Andrews Sisters (3:02)
  10. 10 A String of Pearls - Benny Goodman (3:01)
  11. 11 Amapola - Jimmy Dorsey (3:26)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Stardust - Artie Shaw (3:35)
  2. 2 Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy - The Andrews Sisters (2:44)
  3. 3 Paper Doll - The Mills Brothers (2:39)
  4. 4 Sentimental Journey - Les Brown (3:14)
  5. 5 Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend) - Vaughn Monroe (2:57)
  6. 6 Don't Fence Me In - Bing Crosby (3:08)
  7. 7 Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be) - Billie Holiday (3:20)
  8. 8 'Round Midnight - Thelonious Monk (2:37)
  9. 9 That Lucky Old Sun - Frankie Laine (3:01)
  10. 10 Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive - Bing Crosby (2:45)
  11. 11 The Gypsy - Dinah Shore (3:00)
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