The World We Knew (Over and Over)

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"The World We Knew (Over and Over)"
Single by Frank Sinatra
from the album The World We Knew
Released 1967
Format 7" (45 rpm)
Recorded June 1967
Genre Traditional pop
Length 2:50
Label Reprise
Songwriter(s) Carl Sigman, Bert Kaempfert, Herbert Rehbein
Producer(s) Jimmy Bowen

"The World We Knew (Over and Over)" is a popular song recorded by Frank Sinatra in 1967. It is based on a composition by Bert Kaempfert, a German musician and composer.

The song first appeared on Sinatra's 1967 album The World We Knew and was released as a single later that year. "The World We Knew (Over and Over)" peaked at number thirty on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in September 1967.[1] On the Billboard easy listening chart, it spent five weeks at number one, and was Sinatra's sixth and final single to top that chart.[2]

Charles Aznavour adapted the song to French for Paul Mauriat and Mireille Mathieu called "Un monde avec toi".[3] Fred Bongusto adapted the song to italian called "Ore D'Amore"

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  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 8th Edition (Billboard Publications)
  2. ^ Hyatt, Wesley (1999). The Billboard Book of #1 Adult Contemporary Hits (Billboard Publications)
  3. ^ "French Version Set Of Sinatra 'World'". Billboard. 2 September 1967. Retrieved 30 April 2014.