is a 1962 The Sammy Davis Jr. All-Star Spectacular studio album by Sammy Davis Jr. arranged by Morty Stevens. The first half of the album features Davis' impersonations of popular entertainers and celebrities.
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Professional ratings Review scores Source Rating Allmusic 
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Allmusic.com gave the album four stars out of five. Planer commented that Davis had been recorded like never before, both as a dynamic vocalist and as an actor of equally impressive proficiency. Planer described All-Star Spectacular as a unique album, capitalising on Davis' sizable talents as a "seminal master of melody and allowing for a peek into his infectious sense of humor".
Track listing [ edit ]
That Lucky Old Sun" ( Haven Gillespie, Beasley Smith) - 5:27 - In the style of Ray Charles and Frankie Laine "
Be My Love" ( Nicholas Brodszky, Sammy Cahn) - 3:28 - In Mario Lanza and Louis Armstrong "
Lulu's Back In Town" ( Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 2:57 - In the style of Mel Tormé and Jerry Lewis "
Stranger in Paradise" ( Mel Tormé, Robert Wells) - 2:40 - With impersonations of Tony Bennett (with speech impediments) and Billy Eckstine "Ballerina" (
Bob Russell, Carl Sigman) - 2:57 - In the style of Huckleberry Hound, Kingfish from Amos 'n' Andy and Nat King Cole NOTE: The rereleased version currently on Spotify is over :30 shorter and omits all impersonations. "
Sonny Boy" ( Lew Brown, Buddy DeSylva, Ray Henderson, Al Jolson) - 4:01 - With impersonations of Al Jolson (the song's originator), James Cagney, Bela Lugosi, Jimmy Stewart, Dean Martin, Edward G. Robinson, Boris Karloff "
I Married an Angel" ( Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 2:02 "
Falling in Love Again" ( Frederick Hollander, Sammy Lerner) - 3:28 "You Can't Love' Em All" (
Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 3:10 "
If You Are But a Dream" (Nat Bonx, Jack Fulton, Moe Jaffe) - 2:34 "
'Deed I Do" ( Walter Hirsch, Fred Rose) - 2:14 " Without a Song" ( Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans) - 3:39
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