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All Music Guide - John Bush
A brief 12-track collection of Perry Como's hits from his RCA period 1943-1987, Platinum & Gold Collection includes a few of his good-time '50s hits -- "Papa Loves Mambo," "Magic Moments," "Hot Diggity Dog Ziggity Boom" -- as well as two of the songs that made his career early on: "It's Impossible" and "Far Away Places." At barely a half-hour, though, this should be a choice for the budget-minded record-buyer. A few reluctant collectors may have their opinions altered when they notice the presence of the rare title "Somebody Up There Likes Me," and the even more obscure "Weave Me the Sunshine" the latter a recording from 1974 which makes...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - John Bush
A brief 12-track collection of Perry Como's hits from his RCA period 1943-1987, Platinum & Gold Collection includes a few of his good-time '50s hits -- "Papa Loves Mambo," "Magic Moments," "Hot Diggity Dog Ziggity Boom" -- as well as two of the songs that made his career early on: "It's Impossible" and "Far Away Places." At barely a half-hour, though, this should be a choice for the budget-minded record-buyer. A few reluctant collectors may have their opinions altered when they notice the presence of the rare title "Somebody Up There Likes Me," and the even more obscure "Weave Me the Sunshine" the latter a recording from 1974 which makes its CD debut here.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/6/2003
  • Label: Sony Mod - Afw Line
  • UPC: 828765129329
  • Catalog Number: 51293
  • Sales rank: 209,339

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes - Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra (2:41)
  2. 2 Papa Loves Mambo - Mitchell Ayres & His Fashions in Music (2:40)
  3. 3 Catch A Falling Star - Ray Charles (2:29)
  4. 4 Prisoner Of Love - Russ Case & His Orchestra (3:31)
  5. 5 Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom) - Ray Charles (2:22)
  6. 6 Magic Moments - The Ray Charles Singers (2:41)
  7. 7 Far Away Places (3:04)
  8. 8 It's Impossible (3:16)
  9. 9 For The Good Times (3:39)
  10. 10 Somebody Up There Likes Me - The Ray Charles Singers (2:07)
  11. 11 And I Love You So (3:20)
  12. 12 Weave Me The Sunshine (2:53)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Perry Como Primary Artist
Henri René Conductor
Marty Manning Conductor
Nick Perito Conductor
Technical Credits
Chet Atkins Producer
Armando Manzanero Composer
Ernie Altschuler Producer
J. Burgess Producer
Joe Carlton Arranger, Producer
Charles Randolph Grean Producer
Hy Grill Producer
Herb Hendler Producer
Michael Hill Liner Notes
Dave Kapp Producer
Marty Manning Arranger
Cam Mullins Arranger, Arrangement Collaboration
Eli Oberstein Producer
Nick Perito Arranger
Joe Reisman Arranger, Producer
Leo Robin Composer
Pete Spargo Producer
Russ Columbo Composer
Slim Willet Composer
Mathieu Bitton Art Direction
Clarence Gaskill Composer
Sid Wayne Composer
Emily Lazar Mastering
Pete Spatgo Producer
Scott Sheets Composer
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