More Than You Know (Youmans, Rose and Eliscu song)

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"More Than You Know" is a popular song, with music written by Vincent Youmans and lyrics by Billy Rose and Edward Eliscu. The song was published in 1929.

The song was introduced in the Broadway musical Great Day where it was sung by Mayo Methot. It was also popularized on the stage and radio by Jane Froman.[1] The most popular contemporary recordings[1] were by Helen Morgan (Victor catalog number 22149),[1][2] and by Libby Holman (Brunswick catalog number 4613).[1][3]

The song was subsequently included in three musical films: Hit the Deck (1955), sung by Tony Martin; Funny Lady (1975), sung by Barbra Streisand; and The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989) sung by Michelle Pfeiffer (in a memorable introductory scene for her character). It has been recorded by many artists.

Recorded versions[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Gardner, Edward Foote (2000). Popular Songs of the 20th Century: Chart Detail & Encyclopedia, 1900–1949. St. Paul, Minnesota: Paragon House. ISBN 1-55778-789-1. 
  2. ^ a b Victor Records in the 22000 to 22499 series
  3. ^ a b Brunswick Records in the 4500 to 4999 series
  4. ^ Vocalion Records in the 3000 to 3499 series
  5. ^ a b c Decca Records in the 4000 to 4499 series
  6. ^ Decca Records in the 27500 to 27999 series
  7. ^ OKeh Records in the 6500 to 6787 series
  8. ^ Decca Records in the 27000 to 27499 series
  9. ^ Warner Bros., 25889
  10. ^ OKeh Records in the 5600 to 5999 series
  11. ^ Capitol Records in the 500 to 999 series
  12. ^ a b Conqueror Records in the 9000 to 9499 series
  13. ^ a b Vocalion Records in the 5500 to 5599 series
  14. ^ a b MGM Records in the 30000 to 30499 series
  15. ^ Columbia Records in the 37500 to 37999 series
  16. ^ a b Ember Records listing
  17. ^ a b Reo Records in the 8001 to 8999 series
  18. ^ Cosmo Records listing
  19. ^ a b c Data on Como's recordings of the song
  20. ^ RCA Victor Records in the 20-1500 to 20–1999 series
  21. ^ RCA Victor Records in the 20-4000 to 20–4499 series
  22. ^ a b Majestic Records listing
  23. ^ a b MGM Records in the 30500 to 30887 series
  24. ^ MGM Records in the 11500 to 11999 series
  25. ^ Decca Records in the 29000 to 29499 series
  26. ^ Columbia Records in the 2000D to 2499D series
  27. ^ a b Victor Records in the 25000 to 25499 series
  28. ^ a b c Bluebird Records in the 10500 to 10999 series
  29. ^ RCA Victor Records in the 20-3500 to 20–3999 series
  30. ^ Musicraft Records in the 201 to 597 series
  31. ^ Bell Records listing
  32. ^ "Reviews of New Albums". Billboard. April 14, 1962. retrieved 2013-02-14.
  33. ^ Ava Records in the 101 to 193 series
  34. ^ Royal Roost Records listing
  35. ^ Victor Records in the 27500 to 27999 series
  36. ^ Columbia Records in the 41000 to 41500 series
  37. ^ a b c Brunswick Records in the 8000 to 8517 series
  38. ^ Signature Records listing
  39. ^ GNP Crescendo Records listing
  40. ^ a b Brunswick Records in the 80000 to 80177 series
  41. ^ a b Brunswick Records in the 80000 to 84032 and 55000 to 55444 series
  42. ^ Barbra Streisand Archives: Records/Simply Streisand.
  43. ^ Barbra Streisand Archives: Records/Funny Lady
  44. ^ Columbia Records in the 39500 to 39999 series
  45. ^ a b Columbia Records in the 36000 to 36499 series