FOOLS RUSH IN (WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD)

Latest update on 10/09/2015

Artist: Bob Crosby Orch.
Author: Johnny Mercer/Rube Bloom
Label: Decca
Year: 1940

Vocal by Marion Mann. Johnny Mercer & Rube Bloom also cowrote Day In-Day Out, also first recorded by Bob Crosby. Actually Fools Rush In was based on Rube Bloom's instrumental Shangri-La, cut by Les Brown for Bluebird in '39.

Covers:

1940:

Kay Kyser

1940:

Mildred Bailey

1940:

Tony Martin

1940:

Tommy Dorsey [vocal: Frank Sinatra]

1940:

Glenn Miller

1947:

Billy Eckstine

1956:

Julie London

1957:

Louis Armstrong

1959:

Teresa Brewer

1960:

Brook Benton

1962:

Sammy Davis Jr.

1962:

Al Hirt

1962:

Etta James

1962:

Brenda Lee [in a Brook Benton way]

1963:

Rick Nelson

1964:

Dean Martin

1964:

Julie London

1964:

Rob De Nijs [as Als Een Dwaas]

1971:

Elvis Presley

1980:

Bow Wow Wow [cassette release]

1997:

Rosemary Clooney [in film Midnight In The Garden Of Good And Evil]

1998:

Stacey Kent

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