‘The Wonderful World of Andy Williams’ is an album recorded (partly) on January 13, 1963 with members of his family and released on December 31, 1963 By Columbia Records.
Track Listing : 1.Canadian Sunset (Norman Gimbel, Eddie Heywood) – 02:32 . 2.Sing A Rainbow (Arthur Hamilton) – 02:40 . 3.Dream (Johnny Mercer) – 02:40 . 4.This Is All I Ask (Gordon Jenkins) – 03:19 . 5.Wives And Lovers (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 02:20 . 6.First Born (John Lehman, Jerry Reed) – 02:41 . 7.A Fool Never Learns (Sonny Curtis) – 02:01 . 8.Noelle (Paul Kenny, Edward Pola, George Wyle) – 02:48 . 9.Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston) – 03:32 . 10.September Song (Maxwell Anderson, Kurt Weill) – 03:00 . 11.Let It Be Me (Gilbert Bécaud, Mann Curtis, Pierre Delanoë) – 02:51 . 12.Softly, As I Leave You (Giorgio Calabrese, Antonio De Vita, Hal Shaper) – 03:1
Musicians : The Williams Brothers – Vocals On (1 – 3 – 6 – 9) . The Williams Family Children – Vocals On (2 – 6) . Claudine Longet – Vocals On (11) . Robert Mersey – Conductor
Production : Produced By Robert Mersey
Package : Frank Bez – Photography
Recorded On January 13, November 1, 7, 27, 1963 & December 3, 1963.
Released December 31, 1963 By Columbia Records.
The Wonderful World of Andy Williams featured a couple of songs associated with movies and some up-tempo numbers, but it was really neither here nor there as a collection. […]
IrishJon12 @ RateYourMusic
One of my favorite Christmas albums ever! The only time of the year I listen to this guy. […]
Sandy @ Amazon
Ironically, right after I found and purchased this CDandy Williams died in his home of cancer. All of his CDs will be even more valuable now because of his passing. America has lost one of its greatest crooners. […]