LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING

Latest update on 23/03/2017

Artist: Edward B. Powell
Author: Sammy Fain/Paul Webster
Year: 1955

Orchestra and choir version in film Love Is A Many Splendored Thing, based on Han Suyin's novel A Many-Splendored Thing.

Covers:

1955:

Four Aces [n°1 US; n°2 UK]

1955:

Don Cornell

1955:

David Rose

1955:

Woody Herman

1955:

Nat King Cole

1964:

Frank Sinatra

1966:

Connie Francis [as Sag, weisst du denn was Liebe ist]

1970:

Ringo Starr

1978:

Olivia Newton-John [B-side of Hopelessly Devoted To You]

1997:

Shake [as Rien n'est plus beau que l'amour]

2012:

Jeff Lynne

Declined by Tony Martin before the Four Aces' success. Paul Francis Webster and Sammy Fain also cowrote April Love, a n°1 US for Pat Boone in '57. Fain also wrote the music for Wedding Bells Are Breaking Up That Old Gang Of Mine and When I Take My Sugar To Tea; Paul Francis Webster the words for Ballad Of The Alamo, Guns Of Navarone, Jump For Joy, The Shadow Of Your Smile, Somewhere My Love (Lara's Theme) and I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good).

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