Crosby, Bing

Bing Crosby
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A short summary from Wiki: (More Wiki info here: WIKI – BING CROSBY)
A multimedia star, from 1934 to 1954 Bing Crosby’s early career coincided with technical recording innovations; this allowed him to develop a laid-back, intimate singing style that influenced many of the popular male singers who followed him, including Perry Como, Frank Sinatra, and Dean Martin. Yank magazine recognized Crosby as the person who had done the most for American G.I. morale during World War II and, during his peak years, around 1948, polls declared him the “most admired man alive,” ahead of Jackie Robinson and Pope Pius XII. Also in 1948, the Music Digest estimated that Crosby recordings filled more than half of the 80,000 weekly hours allocated to recorded radio music. While in Europe performing during the war, Crosby had witnessed tape recording, on which The Crosby Research Foundation would come to have many patents. Crosby then became the first performer to pre-record his radio shows and master his commercial recordings onto magnetic tape.

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What Bing Crosby music I have in my cassette collection.

Shillelaghs & Shamrocks

1 MacNamara’s Band
1 Dear Old Donegal
1 Who Threw the Overalls in Mrs. Murphy’s Chowder
1 It’s the Same Old Shellelagh
1 Two Shellelagh O’Sullivan
1 The Donovans
2 Did Your Mother Come From Ireland?
2 Where the River Shannon Flows
2 The Rose of Tralee
2 When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
2 With My Shellelagh Under My Arm
2 St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Crosby Classics Vol. I

1 Take Me Out to The Ball Game
1 Meet Me In St. Louis, Louis
1 Peggy O’Neill
1 Aura Lee
1 Cuddle Up A Little Closer
1 Lovely Mine
1 Daisy Bell
1 The Bowery
1 After the Ball
1 Long, Long Ago
1 On the Banks of the Wabash
1 The Quilting Party
1 Shoo Fly
1 Don’t Bother Me
1 Oh, Dem Golden Slippers
1 Oo the Road to Mandalay
2 Give My Regards to roadway
2 Mary’s A Grand Old Name
2 You’re A Grand Old Flag
2 Goodbye My Lady Love
2 Linger Awhile
2 Heart of My Heart
2 Doodle Doo Doo
2 All I Do Is Dream of You
2 Alice Blue Gown
2 I Love You Truly
2 When I Grow Too Old To Dream
2 A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight
2 Toot Toot Tootsie (Goodbye)
2 Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom Der-e

The Bing Crosby Collection

1 MacNamara’s Band
1 Play A Simple Melody
1 Gone Fishin’
1 Just One More Chance
1 Blue Skies
1 Accentuate The Positive
1 On The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
1 Don’t Fence Me In
1 Far Way Places
1 Dear hearts And Gentle People
1 Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral
2 Road To Morocco
2 South America, Take It Away
2 Aren’t You Glad You’re You
2 Where The Blue Of The Night Meets The Gold OF The Day
2 The Bellls OF St mary’s
2 Put It There Pal
2 Swinging On A Star
2 Sunday, Monday Or Always
2 I Surrender Dear
2 Moonlight Becomes You
2 I’ll Be Seeing You

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