Heat Wave (Irving Berlin song)

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"Heat Wave"
Song by Ethel Waters
Songwriter(s)Irving Berlin

"Heat Wave" is a popular song written by Irving Berlin for the 1933 musical As Thousands Cheer, and introduced in the show by Ethel Waters.[1]

Film appearances[edit]

Notable recordings[edit]

There were three chart hits in 1933 by:

Other versions[edit]


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  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 508. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  3. ^ "allmusic.com". allmusic.com. Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  4. ^ "45cat.com". 45cat.com. Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  5. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  6. ^ Heatwave: Patti LuPone Sings Irving Berlin overview at AllMusic