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The Capitol Collectors Series - Johnny Mercer
Track Listing
  1. Strip Polka
  2. I Lost My Sugar in Salt Lake City
  3. G.I. Jive
  4. Blues in the Night
  5. Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
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  1. Strip Polka
  2. I Lost My Sugar in Salt Lake City
  3. G.I. Jive
  4. Blues in the Night
  5. Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
  6. Candy
  7. I'm Gonna See My Baby
  8. On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe
  9. Surprise Party
  10. Personality
  11. My Sugar Is So Refined
  12. One for My Baby (And One More for the Road)
  13. Zip a Dee Doo Dah
  14. A Gal in Calico
  15. Winter Wonderland
  16. Moon-Faced, Starry-Eyed
  17. Sugar Blues
  18. Save the Bones for Henry Jones
  19. The Glow Worm
  20. Baby, It's Cold Outside
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Today we know Johnny Mercer mainly as the genius songwriter from Savannah, GA, and perhaps tend to forget that he was also one of the most prolific hitmaking singers of the 1940s. This excellent compendium of his hit singles, plus a pair of his most famous songs ("Blues in the Night" and "One for My Baby") from 78 rpm albums, will definitely give you the idea. Though not the owner of an overpowering, world-beating voice -- to his everlasting and needless regret -- Mercer had his own Southern hipster charm, with slippery ...

The Capitol Collectors Series 1989, Capitol

UPC: 077779212521

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