The More I See You

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For the Oscar Peterson album, see The More I See You (album).
"The More I See You"
Song
Published 1945
Writer Mack Gordon
Composer Harry Warren

"The More I See You" is a popular song written by Harry Warren, with lyrics by Mack Gordon. In 1966, Chris Montez had the most commercially successful and well known version of the song and it is this version that has been used many times in films, notably at the beginning of the famous club scene in Roman Polanski's Frantic, starring Harrison Ford. Chris Montez's version went to number sixteen on the Hot 100 and spent four weeks at number two on the Easy Listening chart.[1]

History[edit]

The song was published in 1945, and originally sung by Dick Haymes in the film Diamond Horseshoe. "The More I See You" has been subsequently recorded by many artists,[2] most notably by:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 173. 
  2. ^ Secondhand Songs
  3. ^ "Chris Montez > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles". Allmusic. Retrieved October 9, 2009 (2009-10-09).  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)