That's Entertainment! The Best of the M-G-M Musicals

That's Entertainment! The Best of the M-G-M Musicals

     
 

Culling the 16 best tracks from Rhino's six-disc box set That's Entertainment! The Best of the M-G-M Musicals onto a single disc, Best Of features a selection of classic songs from MGM musicals, including "Over the Rainbow" and "Singin' In the Rain." It's an essential, classy disc -- this isn't just the sound of Hollywood, this is the sound of the best…  See more details below

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Culling the 16 best tracks from Rhino's six-disc box set That's Entertainment! The Best of the M-G-M Musicals onto a single disc, Best Of features a selection of classic songs from MGM musicals, including "Over the Rainbow" and "Singin' In the Rain." It's an essential, classy disc -- this isn't just the sound of Hollywood, this is the sound of the best pop songs America had to offer in the middle of the 20th century.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/16/1996
Label:
Rhino
UPC:
0081227246327
catalogNumber:
72463

Tracks

  1. That's Entertainment!  - Nanette Fabray
  2. Get Happy  - Judy Garland
  3. From This Moment On  - Ann Miller  - Bobby Van  - Bob Fosse  - Tommy Rall
  4. Over the Rainbow  - Judy Garland
  5. Ol' Man River  - William Warfield
  6. Singin' in the Rain  - Gene Kelly
  7. The Trolley Song  - Judy Garland
  8. The Varsity Drag  -  MGM Studio Chorus
  9. Easter Parade  -  MGM Studio Chorus
  10. All of You  - Fred Astaire
  11. On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe  -  Seckler Group
  12. Honeysuckle Rose  -  Benny Carter & His Orchestra
  13. I Like Myself  - Gene Kelly
  14. They Can't Take That Away from Me  - Fred Astaire
  15. Hallelujah  - Rex Dennis
  16. There's No Business Like Show Business  - Betty Hutton  - Howard Keel  - Keenan Wynn  - Louis Calhern

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Williams Brothers   Vocals
Fred Astaire   Vocals,Track Performer
Judy Garland   Vocals,Track Performer
Gene Kelly   Vocals,Track Performer
Debbie Reynolds   Vocals,Track Performer
Lena Horne   Vocals,Track Performer
André Previn   Conductor
Oscar Levant   Vocals,Track Performer
Vic Damone   Vocals,Track Performer
Tony Martin   Vocals,Track Performer
Jane Powell   Vocals,Track Performer
Jack Buchanan   Vocals,Track Performer
Howard Keel   Vocals,Track Performer
Ray Bolger   Vocals,Track Performer
Carmen Miranda   Vocals
Benny Carter   Conductor,Vocals,Track Performer
Clark Burroughs   Vocals,Track Performer
Adolph Deutsch   Conductor
Lennie Hayton   Conductor
Peter Lawford   Vocals,Track Performer
Ann Miller   Vocals,Track Performer
Loulie Jean Norman   Vocals
George Stoll   Conductor
Jud Conlon   Vocals
Marjorie Main   Vocals,Track Performer
Virginia O'Brien   Vocals,Track Performer
William Warfield   Vocals,Track Performer
Herbert Stothart   Conductor
Joseph Karnes   Vocals
Kay Armen   Vocals,Track Performer
Betty Hutton   Vocals,Track Performer
Bobby Van   Vocals,Track Performer
Cyd Charisse   Vocals,Track Performer
Nanette Fabray   Vocals,Track Performer
Bob Fosse   Vocals,Track Performer
Tommy Rall   Vocals,Track Performer
Keenan Wynn   Vocals,Track Performer
Benny Carter & His Orchestra   Group,Track Performer
Robert Franklyn   Performing Ensemble
Ralph Blane   Vocals
June Allyson   Vocals,Track Performer
Lee Gotch   Vocals
Alva Kellogg   Vocals
Dorothy McCarty   Vocals
Kenneth Rundquist   Vocals
Dorothy Wilkerson   Vocals
Claude Martin   Vocals
Alice Ludes   Vocals
Arnet Amos   Vocals
Louis Calhern   Vocals
Rex Dennis   Vocals
John Green   Conductor

Technical Credits

Irving Berlin   Composer
Vincent Youmans   Composer
Benny Carter   Arranger,Orchestration
Saul Chaplin   Arranger
Alexander Courage   Orchestration
Skip Martin   Arranger,Orchestration
David Raksin   Arranger,Orchestration
Leo Robin   Composer
Conrad Salinger   Arranger,Orchestration
Doug Schwartz   Engineer
George Feltenstein   Producer,Liner Notes
Bradley Flanagan   Producer
Herbert Stothart   Arranger
Coco Shinomiya   Art Direction
Paul Marquardt   Orchestration
Robert Van Epps   Arranger,Orchestration
Murray Cutter   Orchestration
Clifford Grey   Composer

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