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“If” by Perry Como

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    “If” by Perry Como is a classic pop song.

    Song Title: If
    Artist: Perry Como
    Genre: classic pop
    Composer: Copyright © 1934 (music) Tolchard Evans, (lyrics) Robert Hargreaves, Stanley J. Damerell
    Lead Vocals: Perry Como
    Released: December 1950
    A-side: Zing Zing - Zoom Zoom
    Label: RCA Victor #20-3997
    Number of listens: 3585

    The original title of this song was “If (They Made Me a King)”

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    Summary quotation from Wikipedia:

    “If (They Made Me a King)” is a popular song with music written by Tolchard Evans and the lyrics written by Robert Hargreaves and Stanley J. Damerell. The song was written in 1934, but the most popular versions were recorded in 1950-1951. Perry Como’s version, recorded November 28, 1950, was a #1 charted hit on the Billboard charts for 8 weeks. The Como version was released under the following labels and catalog numbers:

  • In the United States, by RCA Victor, as catalog number 20-3997 with the flip side “Zing Zing - Zoom Zoom”
  • In Argentina, by Discos RCA Victor Argentina, as catalog number 68-0583 with the flip side “Zing Zing - Zoom Zoom”
  • In the United Kingdom, by HMV, as catalog number B-10042 with the flip side “Zing Zing - Zoom Zoom”
  • In Germany, by HMV, as catalog number X-7293 with the flip side being a Tony Martin/Dinah Shore recording of “A Penny a Kiss”

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