April Love (song)

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"April Love"
Single by Pat Boone
B-side "When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano"
Released October 1957 (1957-10)
Genre Pop
Length 02:39
Label Dot
Writer(s) Sammy Fain
Paul Francis Webster
Pat Boone singles chronology
"Remember You're Mine"
(1957)
"April Love""
(1957)
"A Wonderful Time Up There"
(1958)

"April Love" is a popular song with music by Sammy Fain and lyrics by Paul Francis Webster. It was written as the theme song for a 1957 film of the same name starring Pat Boone and Shirley Jones and directed by Henry Levin.

Helped by the release of the film, "April Love" became a number-one hit in the United States for Pat Boone in December 1957. In 1958, it was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Music, Original Song.[1] Connie Francis and Billy Vaughn also made a cover version of this song.

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  1. ^ "Pat Boone - April Love". http://lovvin.com. Retrieved 14 February 2013.  External link in |publisher= (help)