I Can't Begin to Tell You
The song was introduced by John Payne and reprised by Betty Grable in the film The Dolly Sisters. The song was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1946 but lost out to “On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe”.
The recording by Bing Crosby (with Carmen Cavallaro [piano]) was recorded on August 7, 1945 and released by Decca Records as catalog number 23457. It first reached the Billboard Best Seller chart on November 15, 1945, and lasted 17 weeks on the chart, peaking at #1. 
The recording by Andy Russell was released by Capitol Records as catalog number 221. It first reached the Billboard Best Seller chart on December 27, 1945, and lasted 2 weeks on the chart, peaking at #8. 
The recording by the Harry James orchestra, with Grable (as "Ruth Haag", using Grable's real first name and James' middle name) singing, was released by Columbia Records as catalog number 36867. It first reached the Billboard Best Seller chart on December 27, 1945, and lasted 3 weeks on the chart, peaking at #9.  The flip side, "Waitin' for the Train to Come In," also charted, reaching #10 in its only week on the chart.
The song was used in the 1949 film You're My Everything.
"Symphony" by Freddy Martin
| U.S. Billboard Best Sellers in Stores number-one single
January 19, 1946
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