Pure... Crooners

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Pure... Crooners is a budget-priced four-disc set featuring a variety of easy listening and pop standards. The 68 tracks include "Magic Moments" by Perry Como, "He'll Have to Go" by Jim Reeves, "Chances Are" by Johnny Mathis, "You Are My Destiny" by Paul Anka, "Mandy" by Barry Manilow, and "Roses Are Red My Love" by Bobby Vinton.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Pure... Crooners is a budget-priced four-disc set featuring a variety of easy listening and pop standards. The 68 tracks include "Magic Moments" by Perry Como, "He'll Have to Go" by Jim Reeves, "Chances Are" by Johnny Mathis, "You Are My Destiny" by Paul Anka, "Mandy" by Barry Manilow, and "Roses Are Red My Love" by Bobby Vinton.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/5/2011
  • Label: Sony Uk
  • UPC: 886977530227
  • Catalog Number: 7753022
  • Sales rank: 281,964


Disc 1
  1. 1 (Where Do I Begin) Love Story - Andy Williams (3:12)
  2. 2 A Taste of Honey - Tony Bennett (2:54)
  3. 3 Magic Moments - Perry Como (2:40)
  4. 4 Mama Loves Papa - Bing Crosby (3:12)
  5. 5 Put Your Head On My Shoulder - Paul Anka (2:35)
  6. 6 Cry - Johnnie Ray & The Four Lads (3:04)
  7. 7 Downhearted - Eddie Fisher (2:23)
  8. 8 All or Nothing At All - Frank Sinatra (2:58)
  9. 9 P.S. I Love You - Mel Tormé (2:48)
  10. 10 Gigi - Vic Damone (3:03)
  11. 11 Time After Time - John Gary (2:48)
  12. 12 Volare (Nel Blu, Dipinto di Blu) - Jerry Vale (3:11)
  13. 13 Me and Mrs. Jones - Billy Paul (4:46)
  14. 14 For the Good Times - Ray Price (3:49)
  15. 15 The Most Beautiful Girl - Charlie Rich (2:42)
  16. 16 Young Girl - Gary Puckett & the Union Gap (3:12)
  17. 17 The Wonder of You - Elvis Presley (2:36)
Disc 2
  1. 1 He'll Have to Go - Jim Reeves (2:20)
  2. 2 Try to Remember - Harry Belafonte (3:27)
  3. 3 The Girl That I Marry - Frank Sinatra (3:04)
  4. 4 What Kind of Fool Am I - Anthony Newley (3:11)
  5. 5 Make the World Go Away - Eddy Arnold (2:39)
  6. 6 Mack the Knife - Louis Armstrong (3:22)
  7. 7 Promises, Promises - Jerry Vale (2:56)
  8. 8 Blue on Blue - Bobby Vinton (2:30)
  9. 9 Oh! Carol - Neil Sedaka (2:17)
  10. 10 I Believe - Frankie Laine (2:08)
  11. 11 Stranger in Paradise - Tony Martin (3:21)
  12. 12 The Three Bells - The Browns (2:51)
  13. 13 Baby Don't Get Hooked on Me - Mac Davis (3:03)
  14. 14 Cupid - Johnny Nash (3:24)
  15. 15 Because I Love You - Georgie Fame (2:52)
  16. 16 Release Me - Engelbert Humperdinck (2:28)
  17. 17 Begin the Beguine - Julio Iglesias (4:41)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Love Me Tender - Elvis Presley (2:44)
  2. 2 Chances Are - Johnny Mathis (3:03)
  3. 3 Dream a Little Dream of Me - Bing Crosby (2:41)
  4. 4 I've Got You Under My Skin - Mel Tormé (2:37)
  5. 5 I Left My Heart in San Francisco - Tony Bennett (2:51)
  6. 6 Speak Softly Love - Andy Williams (3:02)
  7. 7 (They Long to Be) Close To You - Perry Como (3:15)
  8. 8 Roses Are Red (My Love) - Bobby Vinton (2:39)
  9. 9 Banana Boat (Day-O) - Harry Belafonte (3:03)
  10. 10 Devil Woman - Marty Robbins (2:53)
  11. 11 She Wears Red Feathers - Guy Mitchell (3:08)
  12. 12 You Are My Destiny - Paul Anka (2:28)
  13. 13 Because You're Mine - Mario Lanza (3:30)
  14. 14 An Affair to Remember (Our Love Affair) - Percy Faith & His Orchestra (2:47)
  15. 15 And the Sun Will Shine - José Feliciano (3:44)
  16. 16 A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square - Brook Benton (3:02)
  17. 17 If You Don't Know Me by Now - Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes (3:27)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Mandy - Barry Manilow (2:53)
  2. 2 How Am I Supposed to Live Without You - Michael Bolton (4:15)
  3. 3 I Wonder Why - Curtis Stigers (4:27)
  4. 4 Hold Me Now - Johnny Logan (3:04)
  5. 5 Because I Love You - Shakin' Stevens (3:20)
  6. 6 To All the Girls I've Loved Before - Julio Iglesias (3:33)
  7. 7 Perfect Love - Engelbert Humperdinck (3:31)
  8. 8 Here and Now - Luther Vandross (5:24)
  9. 9 Sexual Healing - Marvin Gaye (3:58)
  10. 10 I'm Stone in Love with You - Johnny Mathis (3:30)
  11. 11 The Last Farewell - Roger Whittaker (3:58)
  12. 12 No Regrets - The Walker Brothers (5:44)
  13. 13 Fever - Michael Ball (3:42)
  14. 14 Hit the Road Jack - Buster Poindexter (3:10)
  15. 15 It Had to Be You - Steve Tyrell (3:23)
  16. 16 When I Fall in Love - Rick Astley (3:04)
  17. 17 The Power of Love (La Fuerza Major) - Il Divo (5:01)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Joe Sherman Conductor
Technical Credits
Percy Mayfield Composer
Marc Blitzstein Composer
Nino Rota Composer
Kurt Weill Composer
Mac Davis Composer
Kris Kristofferson Composer
Roger Whittaker Composer
Tom Rush Composer
Harry Belafonte Composer
Irving Berlin Composer
Neil Sedaka Composer
Paul Anka Composer
Michael Bolton Composer
Sam Cooke Composer
Marvin Gaye Composer
Elvis Presley Composer
Gordon Jenkins Arranger, Composer
Andy Gibson Arranger
Odell Brown Composer
Robert Allen Composer
Terry Steele Composer
Burt Bacharach Composer
Julio Iglesias Composer, Lyricist
Robin Gibb Composer
Holly Johnson Composer
Richard Kerr Composer
Mark Gray Composer
Domenico Modugno Composer
Curtis Stigers Composer
Bertolt Brecht Composer
Francis Lai Composer
Barry Gibb Composer
Joe Allison Composer
Fabian André Composer
Thom Bell Composer
Rory Michael Bourke Composer
Leslie Bricusse Composer
Sammy Cahn Composer
Hank Cochran Composer
Don Costa Arranger
Linda Creed Composer
Ken Darby Arranger
Hal David Composer
Ervin Drake Composer
Scott English Composer
Cliff Friend Composer
Kenny Gamble Composer
Maurice Gibb Composer
Cary Gilbert Composer
Peter Gill Composer
Charlie Giordano Arranger
Howard Greenfield Composer
Steve Grey Arranger
Jerry Hey String Arrangements
Edward Heyman Composer
Leon Huff Composer
Isham Jones Composer
Gus Kahn Composer
Alan Jay Lerner Composer
Johnny Logan Composer
E. Miller Composer
Brian Nash Composer
Anthony Newley Composer
Mark O'Toole Composer
Glenn Osser Arranger
Mitchell Parish Composer
Rudy Pérez Composer
Cole Porter Composer
Joe Reisman Arranger
Wilbur Schwandt Composer
Bobby Scott Composer
Joe Sherman Arranger, Orchestral Arrangements
Billy Sherrill Composer
Carl Sigman Composer
Al Stillman Composer
Jule Styne Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Norris Wilson Composer
Victor Young Composer
David Ritz Composer
Dave Arch Orchestration
Frederick Loewe Composer
Anthony Bell Composer
Bob Merrill Composer
Harvey Schmidt Composer
Irving Burgie Composer
Dave Mann Composer
Joe Gardner Arranger
Steve Mac Arranger
Harold Adamson Composer
George Forrest Composer
Eric Maschwitz Composer
Vera Matson Composer
Ric Marlow Composer
Leo McCarey Composer
Jeff Slibar Composer
Gordon Campbell Composer
Audrey Allison Composer
William Attaway Composer
Abel Baer Composer
Nicholas Brodszky Composer
Jean Villard Composer
Robert Yount Composer
Bobby Martin Arranger
J. Lawrence Composer
Clive Powell Composer
Jerry Fuller Composer
Bert Reisfeld Composer
Baker Knight Composer
Tom Jones Composer
Dick Hazzard Arranger
Churchill Kohlman Composer
Larry Kusik Composer
Bob Hillard Composer
I. Graham Composer
M. Robins Composer
A. Byron Composer
Robert Wright Composer
A. Hammond Composer
E. Cooley Composer
J. Shirl Composer
R. A. Webster Composer
M. Sherwin Composer
Douglas Cross Composer
Francesco Migliacci Composer
J. Davenport Composer
Glenn Ballard Composer
Doug James Composer
George Croy Composer
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