The Wonderful World of Julie London

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Greg Adams
The Wonderful World of Julie London is a pop album without the jazz underpinnings of "Cry Me a River" and most of her best work. The LP was produced by Snuff Garrett and arranged by Ernie Freeman, but the music isn't pop
ock -- it's a neat foreshadowing of the easy listening sound of the mid- to late '60s, and a perfect example of the kind of music that necessitated the adult contemporary label. Breezy and modern without borrowing from rock, The Wonderful World of Julie London delivers snappy performances of Cole Porter songs alongside contemporary numbers by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman in London's distinctive sultry voice. This was London's ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Greg Adams
The Wonderful World of Julie London is a pop album without the jazz underpinnings of "Cry Me a River" and most of her best work. The LP was produced by Snuff Garrett and arranged by Ernie Freeman, but the music isn't pop
ock -- it's a neat foreshadowing of the easy listening sound of the mid- to late '60s, and a perfect example of the kind of music that necessitated the adult contemporary label. Breezy and modern without borrowing from rock, The Wonderful World of Julie London delivers snappy performances of Cole Porter songs alongside contemporary numbers by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman in London's distinctive sultry voice. This was London's final charting album and is still an agreeable listen, but isn't as timeless and appealing as her traditional pop recordings.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2010
  • Label: EMI Japan
  • EAN: 4988006879768
  • Catalog Number: 0687976

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Julie London Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Henry Mancini Composer
Eddie Heywood Composer
Phil Green Composer
Barry De Vorzon Composer
Mort Shuman Composer
Barry Mann Composer
Eddie Brackett Engineer
Ernie Freeman Arranger
Tommy "Snuff" Garrett Producer
Jimmie Haskell Composer
Norman Newell Composer
Doc Pomus Composer
Cole Porter Composer
Bobby Scott Composer
Al Stillman Composer
Cynthia Weil Composer
Arthur Kent Composer
Edith Lindeman Composer
Ric Marlow Composer
Judy Spencer Composer
Carl Stutz Composer
Ed Warren Composer
Alfred Perry Composer
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