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Latest update on 18/12/2014

Artist: Glenn Miller Orch.
Author: Harry Warren/Mack Gordon
Label: 20th Century Fox
Year: 1942

Vocal: Marion Hutton, Tex Beneke & The Modernaires (Victor). The year before as a short instrumental in film Sun Valley Serenade, but sung first by Ray Eberle & Lynn Bari in film Orchestra Wives, about the tribulations of a band on the road. Drawing a portrait of Glenn Miller's orchestra, not even knowing their tragic destiny: two years later, Miller's private plane crashed during a European tour.

Covers:

1952:

Ray Anthony

1953:

Miles Davis

1957:

Nat King Cole

1961:

Etta James

1989:

Lou Rawls & Dianne Reeves

1994:

Diane Schuur

1994:

Michelle Willson

1995:

Chris Farlowe

1996:

Eva Cassidy

1999:

Gunther Neefs

1999:

Joan Osborne [in film The Other Sister]

2000:

Joni Mitchell

2002:

Mary Coughlan

2003:

Marian McPartland & Elvis Costello

2003:

Cyndi Lauper [title track cd]

2008:

Geraint Watkins

2008:

Beyoncé [as Etta James in film Cadillac Records]

2010:

Liza Minnelli

2012:

Jeff Lynne

2012:

Leela James [as a tribute to Etta James (not related)]

2013:

Beatrice van der Poel [as 't Is Waar]

2014:

Jennifer Holliday

2014:

Aretha Franklin

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