Sammy Davis Jr

New York, USA. b. 1925. Featured in the films 'Porgy And Bess' (1959) and 'Robin And The Seven Hoods' (1964) and the Broadway musical 'Mr Wonderful' (1956).
Label: Brunswick
Musicians: Sammy Davis Jr (vcls)
Writers: Johnny Mercer
05428A Something's Gotta Give 23 Jul 1955 20-19-xx-19-15-11-11-16 Pts: 121
Writers: Walter Donaldson/Gus Kahn
05428B Love Me Or Leave Me 3 Sep 1955 14-11-8-14-13-17-xx-xx-19-18 Pts: 151
Writers: Harold Arlen/Johnny Mercer
05450 That Old Black Magic 24 Sep 1955 16 Pts: 17
Producers: Milt Gabler
Writers: Richard Adler/Jerry Ross
05469 Hey There 1 Oct 1955 19 Pts: 14
Writers: Albert Ketelby
05518 In A Persian Market 14 Apr 1956 28 Pts: 10
    Original: Albert Ketelby (1921)  
Writers: Cole Porter
05629 All Of You 22 Dec 1956 28 Pts: 10
    From the Broadway musical "Silk Stockings" (opened 24 Feb 1955).  
OE 9146 Starring Sammy Davis Vol.1 EP 23 Jul 1960 20 Pts: 2
Label: Reprise
Writers: Leslie Bricusse/Anthony Newley
R 20048 What Kind Of Fool Am I/Gonna Build A Mountain 17 Mar 1962 44-29-26-32-41-38-40-47 Pts: 63
    Original: Anthony Newley (Aug 1961); Songs are from the London West End musical "Stop The World - I Want To Get Off" (opened 20 Jul 1961).  
Musicians: Sammy Davis Jr (vcls)
R 6063/2 Sammy Davis Jr At The Coconut Grove LP 30 Mar 1963 19 Pts: 5
Label: Pye
R 30004 Sammy Davis Jr Impersonating EP 24 Aug 1963 19-18 Pts: 6

Sammy Davis Jr & Carmen McRae

Label: Brunswick
Writers: Frank Loesser
05830 Happy To Make Your Acquaintance 11 Jun 1960 46 Pts: 6

Frank Sinatra & Sammy Davis Jr

Label: Reprise
Musicians: Frank Sinatra (vcls); Sammy Davis Jr (vcls)
Writers: Al Jolson/Dave Dreyer/Billy Rose
R 20128 Me And My Shadow 8 Dec 1962 43-32-20-21 Pts: 42
    Original: Jack Smith (1927)  
    12 Jan 1963 29-41-xx-47-47 Pts: 29

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