- Released: March 14, 2006
- Originally Released: 2001
- Label: Collectables Records
Description by OLDIES.com:
Vocalist, arranger and pianist Buddy Greco received his big break after being hired at age sixteen by Benny Goodman. At age twenty Greco kicked off his solo career, beginning a long string of recordings as well as appearances in nightclubs, television and the movies. These two original Epic albums contain both swinging sentimental sides as well as Italian love songs - "People Will Say We're In Love," "Fly Me To The Moon" and "Autumn In Rome" are but a few of highlights.
- 1.Come Rain Or Come Shine
- 2.How Long Has This Been Going On
- 3.I'm In Love
- 4.After The Lights Go Down Low
- 5.People Will Say We're In Love
- 6.I Didn't Know What Time It Was
- 7.I'm Gonna Laugh You Out Of My Life
- 8.Let Me Love You
- 9.But Beautiful
- 10.Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
- 11.Just Walk Away
- 12.'Round Midnight
- 13.It Had Better Be Tonight
- 14.Anema E Core
- 16.Mala Femmina
- 17.Summertime In Venice
- 19.Ciao, Ciao, Bambina
- 20.My Last Night In Rome
- 21.Ciumachella (Tender Flower)
- 23.Sempre Amore
- 24.Autumn In Rome
2 LPs on 1 CD: BUDDY & SOUL (1962)/MY LAST NIGHT IN ROME (1964).
Personnel includes: Buddy Greco (vocals); Robert mersey, Marty Manning (arrnger, conductor).
Originally released on Epic.
Liner Note Author: Curtis Brown.
This two-fer from Collectables features a pair of out of print Buddy Greco LPs: Body and Soul and My Last Night in Rome. Originally issued on Epic Records in 1962 and 1964, respectively, these 24 traditional pop and romantic Italian love songs include "Fly Me to the Moon," "Ciao, Ciao, Bambina," "Come Rain or Come Shine," and "My Last Night in Rome." This is a nice sampler of familiar items that should satisfy the needs of casual fans. ~ Al Campbell