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Encyclopedia > The Anniversary Song

"The Anniversary Song" is a popular song. Popular music is music belonging to any of a number of musical styles that are accessible to the general public and mostly distributed commercially. ... A song is a relatively short musical composition for the human voice (possibly accompanied by other musical instruments), which features words (lyrics). ...


It was written by Al Jolson and Saul Chaplin and published in 1946. Al Jolson Al Jolson (born Asa Yoelson in Seredzius, Lithuania on May 26, 1886 – October 23, 1950) was an American singer and the son of Jewish immigrants. ... Saul Chaplin (born February 19, 1912 - died November 15, 1997) was one of Hollywoods preeminent composers and musical directors. ... See also: 1945 in music, other events of 1946, 1947 in music and the list of years in music. // Events February 8 - Béla Bartóks Piano Concerto No. ...


The song was recorded by a number of artists in 1947, several of the versions making the Top 10 song charts.


The recording by Al Jolson was released by Decca Records as catalog number 23714. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on February 7, 1947 and lasted 14 weeks on the chart, peaking at #2. Al Jolson Al Jolson (born Asa Yoelson in Seredzius, Lithuania on May 26, 1886 – October 23, 1950) was an American singer and the son of Jewish immigrants. ... Decca Records is a British record label established in 1929. ... This list presents the numbering systems used by various record companies for single (mainly 7 33 1/3 and 45, and 10 78 rpm) records. ... An example of a Billboard Magazine. ... February 7 is the 38th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... See also: 1946 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Patti Page signs with Mercury Frankie Laine earns his first, of 21, gold records Kay Starr signs with Capitol George Jones begins performing Jimmy Rogers begins recording the Weavers begin...


The recording by Tex Beneke and the Glenn Miller Orchestra was released by RCA Victor Records as catalog number 20-2126. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on February 21, 1947 and lasted 8 weeks on the chart, peaking at #3. Gordon Lee Tex Beneke (born February 12, 1914 in Fort Worth, Texas; died May 30, 2000) was an American bandleader, tenor saxophonist and singer. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Sony BMG Music Entertainment is the result of a 50/50 joint venture between Sony Music Entertainment (part of Sony) and BMG Entertainment (part of Bertelsmann AG) completed in August 2004. ... An example of a Billboard Magazine. ... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... See also: 1946 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Patti Page signs with Mercury Frankie Laine earns his first, of 21, gold records Kay Starr signs with Capitol George Jones begins performing Jimmy Rogers begins recording the Weavers begin...


The recording by Guy Lombardo was released by Decca Records as catalog number 23799. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on February 14, 1947 and lasted 10 weeks on the chart, peaking at #4. Guy Lombardo, photographed by William P. Gottlieb, 1947 Gaetano Alberto Guy Lombardo (June 19, 1902 - November 5, 1977) was a Canadian bandleader and violinist. ... Decca Records is a British record label established in 1929. ... An example of a Billboard Magazine. ... February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... See also: 1946 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Patti Page signs with Mercury Frankie Laine earns his first, of 21, gold records Kay Starr signs with Capitol George Jones begins performing Jimmy Rogers begins recording the Weavers begin...


The recording by Dinah Shore was released by Columbia Records as catalog number 37234. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on February 28, 1947 and lasted 8 weeks on the chart, peaking at #4. Dinah Shore (born Frances Rose Shore, February 29, 1916 – February 24, 1994) was an American singer, actress and talk show host. ... Columbia Records is the oldest continually used brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888. ... An example of a Billboard Magazine. ... February 28 is the 59th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: 1946 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Patti Page signs with Mercury Frankie Laine earns his first, of 21, gold records Kay Starr signs with Capitol George Jones begins performing Jimmy Rogers begins recording the Weavers begin...


The recording by Andy Russell was released by Capitol Records as catalog number 368. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on March 14, 1947 and lasted 2 weeks on the chart, peaking at #5. Capitol record by Wingy Manone Capitol Records is a major United States-based record label, founded in 1942. ... An example of a Billboard Magazine. ... March 14 is the 73rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (74th in Leap years) with 292 days remaining in the year. ... See also: 1946 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Patti Page signs with Mercury Frankie Laine earns his first, of 21, gold records Kay Starr signs with Capitol George Jones begins performing Jimmy Rogers begins recording the Weavers begin...


 
 

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