Such a night

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Such a night

Postby colonel snow » Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:30 am

The original version was recorded on 12 november 1953 by Clyde McPatter & The Drifters (Atlantic 1019).

Other versions recorded in 1954:
16-02-54 - Johnny Ray (Columbia 40200);
04-03-54 - Jane Turzy (Decca 29087);
15-03-54 - Dinah Washington (Mercury 70336);
00-03-54 - Bunny Paul (Essex 352);
00-03-54 - Perez Prado & his Orchestra with vocal Ray Baxter (RCA 20-5738);
00-07-59 - Bunny Paul (re-recording on Roulette 4186).

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Re: Such a night

Postby Colin B » Sat May 11, 2019 1:47 pm

In the UK, we were really only aware of the Johnnie Ray version, & that was 'banned' on the BBC !
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Re: Such a night

Postby Suspicious Minds » Wed May 15, 2019 6:56 am

Billboard review, Feb 6, 1954

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The Billboard 1954 Disk Jockey Poll

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Re: Such a night

Postby Mister Moon » Wed May 15, 2019 9:21 pm

I did post these clippings less than one year ago in another thread (see link below), but here they are again :



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"Such A Night" - Did Elvis influence Clyde McPhatter ?
https://theelvisforum-phoenix.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=8884
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