I Didn't Know What Time It Was

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"I Didn't Know What Time It Was"
from the musical Too Many Girls
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Published 1939
Language English
Original artist Richard Kollmar and Marcy Westcott
Recorded by Many artists (see #Recorded versions)

"I Didn't Know What Time It Was" is a popular song. The music was written by Richard Rodgers and the lyrics by Lorenz Hart for the musical Too Many Girls (1939). Early hit versions included Benny Goodman and Artie Shaw. The Crampton Sisters 1964 revival for the DCP label was a Hot 100 entry.

The song was introduced by Richard Kollmar and Marcy Westcott in the musical Too Many Girls. It was performed by Trudy Erwin – dubbing for Lucille Ball in the 1940 film version produced by RKO – and interpolated into the score of the 1957 film Pal Joey, where it was sung by Frank Sinatra.

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