Frankie Laine was discovered by songwriter Hoagy Carmichael and his big voice carried him to pop fame in the '50s and '60s - he had over 60 chart hits to his name and sold over 100 million records. These two LPs were released in 1952 and 1954 and showcase Laine at his soaring best.
2.Song Of The Islands (Na Lei O Hawaii)
3.She Reminds Me Of You, (She Walks Like You, She Talks Like You)
4.To Be Worthy Of You
5.When It's Sleepy Time Down South
6.Love Is Such A Cheat
8.One For My Baby
9.Some Day, Sweetheart
10.A Hundred Years From Today
11.Laughing At Life
12.Lullaby In Rhythm
13.Willow Weep For Me
14.My Ohio Home
16.After You've Gone
2 LPs on 1 CD: ONE FOR MY BABY (1951)/MR. RHYTHM (1953).
Also available as part of the 2-CD Collectables box THE LEGEND AT HIS BEST!
ONE FOR MY BABY originally released on Columbia (6200). MR. RHYTHM originally released on Columbia (6278). Includes original LP liner notes and reissue liner notes by Mark Marymont.
Liner Note Author: Mark Marymont.
Collectables' One for My Baby/Mr. Rhythm combines two Frankie Laine albums from the early '60s on one CD. While both albums may have a little bit of filler, it's enjoyable filler, helping make both records entertaining pop artifacts from the days before rock & roll. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine