Original RCA Recording

( The ) Blue Room ~ 1948 RCA VersionPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

~ from the 1948 M-G-M film "Words and Music"
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Lorenz Hart, 1926
 
With Chorus and Orchestra directed by Henri René
Produced by Charles Grean and J. Burgess
 
Recorded at NBC Studio 3, New York City
Recording Time 3:30
 
Recorded December 17, 1948   ~  Matrix No. D8VB-4080 Take 1 +
Lyrics
Single release: RCA-78RPM-20-3329-A
Single release: RCA-45RPM-47-3329-A
Single Flip Side: "With a Song In My Heart"
US Chart Position No. 18
 
UK Single release: HMV-78RPM-BD-1240 ( April 1949 )
Single Flip Side: "With a Song In My Heart"
 
from the 1948 M-G-M film "Words and Music"A Sentimental Date With Perry Como ~ album botes
 
Notes: ~ introduced by Eva Puck and Sammy White in the original 1926
Broadway musical "The Girl Friend," with music by Richard Rodgers and
lyrics by Lorenz Hart. Other songs included were "The Simple Life"
and "Why Do I." Mr. Como sang it in the 1948 Hollywood musical
"Words and Music" which was a Rodgers and Hart biography.
This was one of only four movies in which he appeared.

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