Dear Heart (song)

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"Dear Heart"
Single by Andy Williams
from the album Andy Williams' Dear Heart
B-side"Emily"
ReleasedNovember 1964
GenreVocal
Length2:51
LabelColumbia Records 43180
Songwriter(s)Henry Mancini, Ray Evans, Jay Livingston
Producer(s)Robert Mersey
Andy Williams singles chronology
"Almost There"
(1964)
"Dear Heart"
(1964)
"...and Roses and Roses"
(1965)
"Almost There"
(1964)
"Dear Heart"
(1964)
"...and Roses and Roses"
(1965)

"Dear Heart" is a song written by Henry Mancini, Ray Evans, and Jay Livingston and performed by Andy Williams. The song reached #2 on the U.S. adult contemporary chart and #24 on the Billboard chart in 1964.[1] It appears on the 1965 Andy Williams album, Andy Williams' Dear Heart.

The song was the theme to the 1964 movie Dear Heart. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song and also nominated for best song at the 22nd Golden Globe Awards.

Recordings[edit]

In the UK, there were cover versions in 1965 issued by Ronnie Hilton[7] and Ronnie Carroll.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andy Williams, "Dear Heart" chart positions Retrieved June 11, 2013
  2. ^ Henry Mancini, "Dear Heart" chart positions Retrieved June 11, 2013
  3. ^ Jack Jones, "Dear Heart" chart positions Retrieved June 11, 2013
  4. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved December 27, 2017.
  5. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved December 27, 2017.
  6. ^ "allmusic.com". allmusic.com. Retrieved December 27, 2017.
  7. ^ "45cat.com". 45cat.com. Retrieved December 27, 2017.
  8. ^ "45cat.com". 45cat.com. Retrieved December 27, 2017.

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