Rumors Are Flying

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"Rumors Are Flying" is a popular song.

It was written by Bennie Benjamin and George David Weiss and published in 1946.

It was popularized in 1946 by Frankie Carle (vocal by Marjorie Hughes) and by The Andrews Sisters with Les Paul.[1] The Frankie Carle version was a number-one hit in 1946 in America for nine weeks from late October that year.[2]

Other charted versions in 1946 were by Betty Jane Rhodes; Billy Butterfield; The Three Suns; Tony Martin; and by Harry Cool and his Orchestra (vocal by Mindy Carson)[3] (who recorded the song for Signature Records, catalog #15043.)[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 28. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 75. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 574. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  4. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved January 3, 2018.


Preceded by
"To Each His Own" by Eddy Howard
U.S. Billboard Best Sellers in Stores number-one single
October 19, 1946–December 7, 1946 (Frankie Carle)
Succeeded by
"Ole Buttermilk Sky" by Kay Kyser