Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don't Tease Me)

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"Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don't Tease Me)" is a 1941 popular song composed by Duke Ellington, with lyrics by Lee Gaines. The song has been recorded numerous times by a number of artists in the years since, having become a jazz standard.[1] Hit recordings have been by Paul Weston & His Orchestra (vocal by Matt Dennis) (reached No. 21 in the Billboard charts in 1947) and by The Four Aces (No. 20 in 1952).[2]

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  1. ^ Jazz Standards entry
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890–1954. Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc. p. 525. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  3. ^ "allmusic.com". allmusic.com. Retrieved December 26, 2018.
  4. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved December 26, 2018.

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