You Came A Long Way 
from St. Louis ~  album linksPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
Music by John Benson Brooks and lyrics by Bob Russell , 1948 
Jewel Music ASCAP
 
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra
Arrangements by Joe Lipman and Jack Andrews
Produced by Charles Grean and Lee Schapiro
 
Recorded in RCA Victor's Studio A, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson
Final Recording Time 3:06
 
Recorded April 23rd, 1959  ~ Matrix No. K2PB-2333 Take 6
 
Como Swings original albumComo Swings UK EPHello, Young Lovers ~ RCA Camden 1967
 
The Best of Perry Como - Reader's Digest UK 1971This Is Perry Como Volume 2The First Thirty Years ~ Perry Como RCA UK1975
 
The Incomparable Como ~ Reader's Digest UK 1975The Best of Perry Como ~ Reader's Digest U,S. 1975Como Swings ~ UK Starcall Series 1976
 
Perry Como Forever - German Release 1976
 
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Como Swings" LSP-2010 STEREO SEPTEMBER 1959
Album issue: RCA-45RPM EP "Como Swings" UK RCX-170 MONO 1959
Album issue: CAM-LP12 "Hello, Young Lovers" CAS-2122 STEREO 1967
Album issue: Box Set "The Best of Perry Como" RD UK STEREO GBPC-6A 1971
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "This is Perry Como Vol.  2" VPS-6067 STEREO 1972
Album issue: RCA-UK-LP12 "The First Thirty Years" LFL4-7522 ELECTRONIC STEREO 1975
Album issue: Box Set "The Incomparable Como" RD UK STEREO GINC-6A 1975
Album issue: Box Set "The Best of Perry Como" RD US STEREO RDA-167-A 1975
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "Como Swings" UK STARCALL HY-1035 STEREO 1976
Album issue: TELDEC-LP12 "Perry Como Forever" RCA FJL-27195 GERMANY 1976
Original RCA RecordingVinyl Version | Album Session | Album Notes |   
Produced by Charles Grean and Lee Schapiro
with Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & Ray Charles
Recorded at RCA Victor Studio A, 24th Street, New York City
Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson.
Recorded April 9th, 16th, 23rd & May 21st, 1959

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