America, I Hear You Singing

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America, I Hear You Singing
Studio album by Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Fred Waring
Released April 1964 (LP)
June 2010 (CD)
Recorded January 2–February 4, 1964, Los Angeles
Genre Classic pop
Length 32:29
Label Reprise
FS 2020
Producer Sonny Burke
Frank Sinatra chronology
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(1964)
It Might as Well Be Swing (1964)
Bing Crosby chronology
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(1963)
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(1964)
12 Songs of Christmas
(1964)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]

America, I Hear You Singing is an album released in 1964 by American singer Frank Sinatra with Bing Crosby and Fred Waring's glee club.

The record is a collection of patriotic songs that were recorded as a tribute to the assassinated president John F. Kennedy.

The album received its first release on CD in 2010. The tracks featuring Frank Sinatra were also included on the 1995 box set The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks feature Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians.

  1. "America, I Hear You Singing" (arr. Tom Scott)
  2. "This Is a Great Country" (Bing Crosby, arr. Dick Reynolds / Jack Halloran)
  3. "The House I Live In" (Frank Sinatra, arr. Nelson Riddle; Lewis Allan, Earl Robinson) – 3:39
  4. "The Hills of Home" (arr. Roy Ringwald)
  5. "This Land Is Your Land" (Bing Crosby, arr. Dick Reynolds/ Jack Halloran)
  6. "Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor (arr. Roy Ringwald)"
  7. "You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith" (Frank Sinatra, arr. Dick Reynolds / Jack Halloran; Francis Burke, Hughie Prince, Don Raye) - 3:46
  8. "A Home in the Meadow" (Bing Crosby, arr. Hawley Ades)
  9. "Early American" (Frank Sinatra, arr. Nelson Riddle; Burke, Van Heusen) - 3:34
  10. "You Never Had It So Good" (Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, arr. Dick Reynolds / Jack Halloran; Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 3:01
  11. "Let Us Break Bread Together" (Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, arr. Roy Ringwald) - 3:39
  12. "The Stars and Stripes Forever" (arr. Harry Simeone)

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