The Most Beautiful Girl in the World (1935 song)

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"The Most Beautiful Girl in the World"
Song
Published 1935
Genre Showtune
Composer(s) Richard Rodgers
Lyricist(s) Lorenz Hart

"The Most Beautiful Girl In The World" is a show tune from the 1935 Rodgers and Hart musical Jumbo.

A 1953 recording by Tommy Dorsey was a Billboard Top 40 hit per Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Other recordings include those by Sonny Rollins, Les and Larry Elgart, Vaughn Monroe, Vic Damone, Perry Como, and Frank Sinatra.

In the 1962 MGM movie, Jumbo, the song was sung by renowned session singer, Jimmy Joyce, replacing the voice of actor Stephen Boyd

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