Summer Wind

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For the Desert Rose Band song, see Summer Wind (The Desert Rose Band song).

"Summer Wind" is a 1965 song, with music by Heinz Meier and lyrics by Johnny Mercer. The song is a nostalgic tale of a fleeting romance, first recorded by Wayne Newton who had the first national chart hit with the song in 1965, peaking at number 78.

"Summer Wind" is best known for a 1966 recording by Frank Sinatra which peaked at number twenty-five on the Billboard pop singles chart and number one on the Easy Listening chart.[1] The Sinatra version originally appeared on his album, Strangers in the Night.

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  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 223. 
  2. ^ "Martin Prince - Summer Wind". Fox. 1994. Retrieved 2014-05-25. 

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