Bali Ha'i  ~  album linksPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
~ from the musical production "South Pacific"
Music by Richard Rodgers 
with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
 
With Orchestra Conducted by Mitchell Ayres
Produced by Charles Grean and J. Burgess
 
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recording Time 2:32
 
Recorded March 01, 1949   ~  Matrix No. D9VB-234 Take 1 - 1A
 
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-3402-B
Single Release: RCA-45RPM-47-2896-B ( 1949 )
Single Flip Side: "Some Enchanted Evening"
US Chart Position No. 5 ( 1 Week ) Chart Debut: May 21, 1949
 
RCA Gold Standard Series  78/45-RPM-420/447-0109
Single Flip Side: "Some Enchanted Evening"
 
Rogers and Hammerstein ~ EPA-409Perry Como ~ Hits From Broadway ShowsPerry Como Sings Hits From Broadway Shows ~ 1956
 
Sings Hits From Broadway Shows ~ Double EP 1956Perry Como ~ 10 EP Box-Set 1957RCA Italiana 45 EPA Circa 1958
 
With a Song In My Heart ~ 45 EPA 5152 circa 1960The Young Perry Como ~ JapanPerry Como ~ Book of the Month Club Edition, 1984
 
Album issue: RCA-45RPM EP "Rogers and Hammerstein" EPA-409 MONO 1952
Album issue: RCA-LP10 "Hits from Broadway Shows" LPM-3124 MONO 1953
Album reissue: RCA-LP12 "Sings Hits From Broadway Shows" LPM-1191 MONO 1956 
Album issue: RCA-45RPM DOUBLE EP "Sings Hits From Broadway Shows" EPB-1191 MONO 1956
Album issue: RCA-45RPM EP BOX SET  "Perry Como" SPD-27 MONO 1957
Album issue: RCA-ITALIANA 45RPM EP "No Other Love" EPA 30-291 MONO 1958
Album issue: RCA-45RPM EP "With a Song In My Heart" EPA-5152 MONO 1960
Album issue: RCA-JAPAN-LP12 "Young Perry Como" RJL-2015-16 MONO 1981
Album issue: Box Set "Perry Como" BOTMC RECORDS 11-7775 MONO 1984
 
Original RCA RecordingVinyl Version | Original 10" Version | Original 12" Version Notes |  
With Orchestra Conducted by Mitchell Ayres
Produced by Charles Grean and J. Burgess
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio 2, New York City
Recorded March 1, 1949

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