Blue Champagne (song)

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"Blue Champagne"
Single by Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra with vocal chorus by Bob Eberly
B-side "All Alone and Lonely"
Released 1941
Format 10" single
Recorded 1941
Genre Jazz
Label Decca
Songwriter(s)

"Blue Champagne" is a song written by Grady Watts and Frank L. Ryerson and recorded by American bandleader Jimmy Dorsey with his orchestra, featuring vocals by singer Bob Eberly.[1] It was released by Decca Records in 1941, backed with "All Alone And Lonely". It topped The Billboard's National Best Selling Retail Records chart on the week of September 27, 1941,[2] becoming Dorsey's fifth number-one single of that year.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tyler, Don (2007). Hit Songs, 1900-1955: American Popular Music of the Pre-Rock Era. Jefferson, North Carolina and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. p. 254. ISBN 978-0-7864-2946-2. Retrieved 7 November 2016. 
  2. ^ Hoffmann, Frank (2008). Chronology of American Popular Music, 1900–2000. London; New York: Routledge. ISBN 9780415977159. Retrieved 17 January 2018. 
  3. ^ Eder, Bruce. "Jimmy Dorsey". AllMusic. Complex. Retrieved 7 November 2016. 

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