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America's Greatest Hits 1940: The First Chart Year

America's Greatest Hits 1940: The First Chart Year


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Product Details

Release Date: 03/11/2016
Label: Acrobat
UPC: 0824046315320
catalogNumber: 3153
Rank: 109246


Disc 1

  1. I'll Never Smile Again
  2. The Breeze and I
  3. Imagination
  4. Playmates
  5. Fools Rush In
  6. Where Was I?
  7. Pennsylvania 6-5000
  8. Imagination
  9. Sierra Sue
  10. Make Believe Island
  11. The Nearness of You
  12. When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano
  13. Make Believe Island
  14. Frenesi
  15. I'm Nobody's Baby
  16. Blueberry Hill
  17. Six Lessons From Madame La Zonga
  18. God Bless America
  19. When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano
  20. Maybe
  21. Dolimite
  22. Trade Winds
  23. Trade Winds
  24. Only Forever

Disc 2

  1. Beat Me Daddy (Eight to the Bar), Pt. 1
  2. Crosstown
  3. Whispering Grass (Don't Tell the Trees)
  4. Practice Makes Perfect
  5. We Three
  6. Only Forever
  7. Pompton Turnpike
  8. Ferry-Boat Serenade
  9. Our Love Affair
  10. Our Love Affair
  11. The Call of the Canyon
  12. Down Argentina Way
  13. We Three
  14. A Handful of Stars
  15. Scrub Me Mama With a Boogie Beat
  16. Ferry Boat Serenade (La Piccinina)
  17. Down Argentina Way
  18. A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
  19. Down the Road a Piece
  20. There I Go
  21. There I Go
  22. Star Dust
  23. Five O'Clock Whistle

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Ray Conniff   Trombone
Pied Pipers   Vocals
Frank Sinatra   Vocals
Stewart   Vocals
Charlie Barnet   Drums,Saxophone
Bunny Berigan   Trumpet
Will Bradley   Guitar,Drums,Vocals
Bob Crosby   Drums,Vocals
Ella Fitzgerald   Vocals
Erskine Hawkins   Trumpet
Billy May   Trumpet
Buddy Rich   Drums
Artie Shaw   Clarinet
Muggsy Spanier   Clavinet
Trigger Alpert   Baritone
Dud Bascomb   Trumpet
Ray Bauduc   Drums
Joe Bushkin   Piano
Julian Dash   Tenor Saxophone
Hank D'Amico   Clavinet
Ziggy Elman   Trumpet
Bob Haggart   Bass
Taft Jordan   Trumpet
Klink   Tenor Saxophone
Ray Linn   Trumpet
Matty Matlock   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Mary Ann McCall   Vocals
Hal McIntyre   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone,Clavinet
Ray McKinley   Bass,Drums,Vocals
Johnny Mince   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Freddie Slack   Piano,Drums,Vocals
Billy Daniels   Vocals
Ray Eberle   Vocals
Jack Martin   Vocals
Helen O'Connell   Vocals
Bobby Sherwood   Guitar
Connie Haines   Vocals
George Arus   Trombone
Robert Barene   Violin
Bill Beason   Drums
Tex Beneke   Tenor Saxophone,Vocals
John Best   Trumpet
Kurt Bloom   Tenor Saxophone
Roland Bundock   Bass
Bob Burnet   Trumpet
Ernie Caceres   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone,Baritone
John Cave   Harmonic Flute
Pete Clark   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Jimmy Dorsey   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Tommy Dorsey   Trombone,Drums
Bus Etri   Guitar
Charles Frankhauser   Trumpet
Charlie Frazier   Flute,Tenor Saxophone
Tommy Fulford   Piano
Doc Goldberg   Bass,Piano
Marcellus Green   Trumpet
Earl Hardy   Trombone
Herbie Haymer   Tenor Saxophone
Haywood Henry   Baritone
Roc Hillman   Guitar
Clyde Hurley   Trumpet
Jenkins   Trombone
Steve Jordan   Bass
Nate Kazebier   Trumpet
Gene Kinsey   Alto Saxophone
James Lamare   Tenor Saxophone,Baritone
Nappy Lamare   Guitar,Vocals
Ray Leatherwood   Bass
Cliff Leeman   Drums
Ulysses Livingston   Guitar
Don Lodice   Tenor Saxophone
Lowell Martin   Trombone
Paul Mason   Tenor Saxophone
George Matthews   Trombone
John McConnell   Trombone
Teddy McRae   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Glenn Miller   Trombone
Eddie Miller   Tenor Saxophone,Vocals,Clavinet
Randall Miller   Trombone
Jimmy Mitchell   Alto Saxophone,Vocals
Spud Murphy   Trombone
Johnny Napton   Trumpet
Floyd O'Brien   Trombone
John Owens   Trumpet
Avery Parrish   Piano
Beverly Peer   Bass
Jimmy Priddy   Trombone
Bernie Privin   Trumpet
Irving "Mouse" Randolph   Trumpet
Bill Rank   Trombone
Blake Reynolds   Alto Saxophone
Bill Robertson   Trombone
Gil Rodin   Tenor Saxophone,Baritone
Jerry Rosa   Trombone
Don Ruppersberg   Trombone
Jack Ryan   Bass
Hymie Schertzer   Alto Saxophone
Buddy Schutz   Drums
Wilbur Schwartz   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone,Clavinet
Sam Simmons   Tenor Saxophone
Shorty Solomson   Trumpet
Jack Stacey   Tenor Saxophone
Jess Stacy   Piano
Leemie Stanfield   Bass
Phil Stephens   Bass
David Sterkin   Viola
Fred Stulce   Alto Saxophone
Julius Tannenbaum   Cello
Paul Tanner   Trombone
George Thow   Trumpet
Lyman Vunk   Trumpet
Deek Watson   Tenor (Vocal)
Sid Weiss   Bass
Milt Yaner   Alto Saxophone
Clark Yocum   Guitar,Vocals
Harry Babbitt   Vocals
Jimmy Blake   Trumpet
Irving Lipschultz   Cello
Sully Mason   Vocals
Ginny Simms   Vocals
Alec FILA   Trumpet
Carl Maus   Drums
Max Herman   Trumpet
Mastren   Trombone
William McLemore   Guitar
Dale McMickle   Trumpet
Chuck Peterson   Trumpet
Stanley Spiegelman   Viola
Bob Chester   Tenor Saxophone,Vocals
Bob Eberly   Vocals
Charlie Fuqua   Baritone
Orville "Hoppy" Jones   Bass
Bill Kenny   Tenor (Vocal)
Jack Lathrop   Guitar,Vocals
Zeke Zarchy   Trumpet
James Morrison   Drums
Manny Gershman   Alto Saxophone
Max Williams   Vocals
Charlie Margulis   Trumpet
Chummy MacGregor   Piano
Sammy Lowe   Trumpet
Sid Brokaw   Violin
Jud de Naut   Bass
Phil Nemoli   Oboe
Arthur Rando   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Sam Sachelle   Trumpet
Eddie Scalzi   Alto Saxophone
Frank D'Annolfo   Trombone
Leo White   Alto Saxophone
Sam Skolnick   Trumpet
Babe Bowman   Trombone
Jack Gray   Viola
Bill Miller   Piano
Morton Ruderman   Flute
Dick Fisher   Guitar
Artt Mendelsohn   Trumpet
Bill Corti   Guitar
Chauncey Houghton   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Sy Shaeffer   Trombone
Bud Carlton   Alto Saxophone
Ed Sims   Trombone
Jimmy Emert   Guitar
Joe Wiedman   Trombone
Leon Debrow   Trumpet
Joseph Krechter   Bass Clarinet
Merle Turner   Vocals
Don Matteson   Trombone,Vocals
Leigh Knowles   Trumpet
Dick McIntyre and His Harmony Hawaiians   Vocals
William Johnson   Alto Saxophone
Sonny Lee   Trombone
Bob Bass   Drums
Pauline Byrne   Vocals
Buddy Brennan   Piano
King   Trumpet
Mary Ann Mercer   Vocals
Bon-Bon   Vocals
Jimmy Valentine   Vocals
Johnny Best   Trumpet
John Dillard   Trumpet
Bonnie King   Vocals
Skippy Martin   Alto Saxophone
Stuart   Trumpet,Vocals
Joe Lippman   Piano
Stan Wrightsman   Piano
Sam Rubinowitch   Alto Saxophone,Baritone
Heinie Beau   Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Mannie Klein   Trumpet
Mitchell   Trombone
Maurice Purtill   Drums
Bob Range   Trombone
Dick Clark   Tenor Saxophone
Chauncey Haughton   Alto Saxophone,Clavinet
Jim Lamare   Tenor Saxophone,Baritone
Sara Horn   Vocals
Allan Storr   Vocals
Steve Lipknis   Trombone
Nick Clazza   Trumpet
Jo Jo Hoffman   Trumpet
Harry Schumann   Tenor Saxophone
George Brodsky   Tenor Saxophone
Garner Clark   Trumpet
Bobby Domenick   Guitar

Technical Credits

Ernesto Lecuona   Composer
William Grant Still   Arranger
Billy Hill   Composer
Irving Berlin   Composer
Hoagy Carmichael   Composer
Ray Charles   Composer
Charlie Barnet   Arranger
Will Bradley   Arranger
Billy May   Arranger
Artie Shaw   Arranger
Bob Haggart   Arranger
Matty Matlock   Arranger
Hal McIntyre   Arranger
Sy Oliver   Arranger
Freddie Slack   Arranger
Will Osborne   Composer
Bobby Sherwood   Arranger
Hal Mooney   Arranger
Josef Myrow   Composer
Milton Ager   Composer
Rube Bloom   Composer
Johnny Burke   Composer
Toots Camarata   Arranger
Dubin   Composer
Bill Finegan   Arranger
Fletcher Henderson   Arranger
Arthur Freed   Composer
Cliff Friend   Composer
Kim Gannon   Composer
Ernest Gold   Composer
Mack Gordon   Composer
Jerry Gray   Composer
Nick Kenny   Composer
Jack Lawrence   Composer
Lewis   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Glenn Miller   Arranger
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Hughie Prince   Composer
Don Raye   Composer
Leon René   Composer
Vincent Rose   Composer
Wilbur Schwartz   Arranger
Carl Sigman   Composer
Stillman   Composer
Larry Stock   Composer
Axel Stordahl   Arranger
Fred Stulce   Arranger
James Van Heusen   Composer
Harry Warren   Composer
Ned Washington   Composer
Paul Weston & His Orchestra   Arranger
Hy Zaret   Composer
Roger Edens   Composer
Dick Robertson   Composer
Bob Chester   Arranger
Dick Rogers   Composer
Chummy MacGregor   Arranger
Sammy Lowe   Arranger
Alberto Dominguez   Composer
Saxie Dowell   Composer
Charles Tobias   Composer
Ted Shapiro   Composer
Sam Coslow   Composer
Harold Adamson   Composer
Benny Davis   Composer
Buddy Feyne   Composer
Doris Fisher   Composer
Fred Fisher   Composer
Ruth Lowe   Composer
Eric Maschwitz   Composer
Manning Sherwin   Composer
Nat Simon   Composer
Lester Santly   Composer
Eleanore Sheehy   Composer
James Cavanaugh   Composer
Nelson Cogane   Composer
Allan Flynn   Composer
Irving Weiser   Composer
Sammy Mysels   Composer
Gene Irwin   Composer
Frank Madden   Composer
William Johnson   Arranger,Composer
W. Frank Harling   Composer
Buddy Brennan   Arranger
Paul Watts   Liner Notes
Eldo di Lazzaro   Composer
Wilhelm Grosz   Composer
Joseph Carey   Composer
Skippy Martin   Arranger
Dean Kincaide   Arranger
Joe Lippman   Arranger
Jimmy Monaco   Composer
Sidney Russell   Composer
Charles Kenny   Composer
John Redmond   Composer
Chas Newman   Composer
Don Roberts   Composer

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