BING CROSBY - THROUGH THE YEARS
VOL. 5 (SEPIA 1146)
2. WALK ME BY THE RIVER
3. CELA M'EST EGAL
4. THE MAGIC WINDOW
5. VIOLETS AND VIOLINS
6. A PROPOS DE RIEN
7. MADEMOISELLE DE PARIS (in French)
8. AU BORD DE L'EAU (in French)
9. EMBRASSE-MOI BIEN (in French)
10. LA MER (in French)
11. TU NE PEUX PAS TE FIGURER (in French)
12. LA SEINE (in French)
13. MON COEUR EST UN VIOLON (in French)
14. LA VIE EN ROSE (in French)
15. EMBRASSE-MOI BIEN
16. MADEMOISELLE DE PARIS
17. DO YOU EVER THINK OF ME?
18. I NEVER KNEW (THAT ROSES GREW)
19. SOMEBODY LOVES ME
20. AFTER YOU'VE GONE
21. SLEEPY TIME GAL
23. I NEVER KNEW (I COULD LOVE ANYBODY)
24. I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE
25. WHAT A LITTLE MOONLIGHT CAN DO
26. DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE
27. Y'ALL COME
28. CHANGING PARTNERS
Through The Years Vol. 5 (1953)
Date: 11 May 2010
Volume 5 of the Bing Crosby
Through the Years series features the 28 commercial tracks recorded by Bing
Crosby in chronological order between February and November 1953.
Among the tracks are four
featured in Bing's film Little Boy Lost - Cela M'est Egal, The
Magic Window, Violets And Violins and A Propos De Rien.
included are eight tracks Bing recorded in France, Le Bing - Song Hits of
Paris was Bing's first LP and one of the first ever concept albums.
Bing sings such French favourites as Mademoiselle De Paris, La Mer and
La Vie En Rose in French.
Changing Partners was
at the time a big hit for Patti Page and Bing covered it. His version reached
No. 13 in the USA charts and in the UK it went higher to the No. 9 spot.
numbers Bing recorded with his son Gary are heard here - What A Little
Moonlight Can Do and Down By The Riverside, the latter
charting briefly reaching No. 28.