Among My Souvenirs
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|"Among My Souvenirs"|
|Single by Connie Francis|
|from the album More Greatest Hits|
|B-side||"God Bless America"|
|Label||MGM Records 12841|
|Writer(s)||Edgar Leslie, Lawrence Wright|
|Connie Francis singles chronology|
Other charting versions
- In 1959, Connie Francis recorded the song peaking at number seven on the Hot 100. The Connie Francis version also peaked at number ten on the R&B charts. In the United Kingdom, the song reached #11. Her version was arranged by Ray Ellis.
- In 1976, Marty Robbins had his 16th and last number one on the country charts with his version of the song.
Over the years, the song has been covered by many artists including:
- Louis Armstrong (Decca catalog number 4327A, recorded April 17, 1942, with the flip side "Coquette")
- Bing Crosby and Russ Morgan's Orchestra (Decca catalog number 23745A, recorded August 22, 1946, with the flip side "Does Your Heart Beat for Me?")
- Judy Garland (recorded for Capitol Records in February or March, 1957)
- Eddy Howard (Columbia catalog number 35949, recorded June 28, 1940, with the flip side "Tonight You Belong to Me")
- James Melton (Columbia catalog number 1238D, recorded December 14, 1927, with the flip side "Dear, on a Night like This")
- Marie Osmond
- Frank Sinatra (Columbia catalog number 37161, recorded July 1946, with the flip side "September Song")
- Paul Weston and his Orchestra (Columbia catalog number 39509, with the flip side "Moon Song")
- Joni James on MGM album, Among My Souvenirs, with the orchestration by David Terry, 1957
- Hoagy Carmichael plays it on the piano in the 1946 film The Best Years of Our Lives
- Ray Price recorded the song for his posthumous farewell album Beauty Is... Ray Price, the final sessions (2014).
- Judy Garland partial discography
- Victor Records in the 35500 to 35999 series
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits: Eighth Edition. Record Research. p. 240.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 214.
- Connie Francis, "Among My Souvenirs" Chart Positions Retrieved April 5, 2014
- Connie Francis, "Among My Souvenirs" Single Release Retrieved April 5, 2014
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 294.
- Decca Records in the 4000 to 4499 series
- Decca Records in the 23500 to 23999 series
- Brunswick Records in the 3500 to 3999 series
- Columbia Records in the 35500 to 35999 series
- Columbia Records in the 1000D to 1499D series
- Columbia Records in the 37000 to 37499 series
- Columbia Records in the 39500 to 39999 series
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