O MEIN PAPA

Latest update on 20/02/2017

Artist: Lys Assia & Orkest Paul Burkhard
Author: Paul Burkhard/Jürg Amstein
Label: Musikvertrieb AG
Year: 1949

From the Swiss musical Der Schwarze Hecht, the prototype of Burkhard's circus operette Feuerwerk, later a film with Lili Palmer and Romy Schneider. Papa was both clown and trapeze king. In 1956 Lys Assia won the very first Eurovision Song Contest with Refrain (covered by La Esterella).

Covers:

1952:

Suzy Delair [as Oh Mon Papa]

1953:

Rita Wottawa

1953:

Radio Revellers [as Oh! My Papa]

1953:

Eddie Fisher [as O My Papa]

1953:

Ray Anthony

1954:

Eddie Calvert [n°1 UK; "The man with the golden trumpet", instrumental recorded in Abbey Road]

1954:

Russ Morgan

1954:

Beverley Sisters

1961:

Dickey Lee

1966:

Connie Francis

1981:

Ines Torelli

1990:

Björk [with Trio Gudmundar Ingólfssonar as Pabbi Minn]

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