Sadie VimmerstedtPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!
I Wanna Be Around
Words and Music by Johnny Mercer
and Sadie Vimmerstedt, 1963
Notes: ~ Mrs. Vimmerstedt, a housewife from Youngstown, Ohio, sent Johnny Mercer the title and idea for this song. Mercer wrote it and shared the royalties which emanated from the popular recording by Tony Bennett.

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