- Compilation Producer: Dan Rivard
- A&R Consultant: John Macek
- Digital Audio Restoration: Ken Robertson
- Released: March 14, 2006
- Originally Released: 2002
- Label: Collectables Records
Description by OLDIES.com:
The material collected on this compilation, recorded by Les Brown between the years 1941 and 1950 and taken from the vaults of Okeh Records (a subsidiary of the Columbia Recording Company) has been unavailable and unheard for many years.
- 1.Evening Star (Theme Song)
- 2.That Solid Old Man (Is Here Again)
- 3.Taking A Chance On Love
- 4.Show Me The Way To Go Home
- 5.It Couldn't Be True (Or Could It?)
- 7.Peter Is A Wolf
- 8.In My Merry Oldsmobile
- 9.I Guess I'll Have To Dream The Rest
- 10.Lover's Leap
- 11.Love Is So Terrific (Ouch! Terrific Thing!)
- 12.Blue Danube
- 13.Years And Years Ago
- 14.Everybody's Making Money But Tchaikovsky
- 15.Sophisticated Swing
- 16.Put Something In The Pot, Boy!
- 17.It Isn't Fair
- 18.Jumpy Stumpy
- 19.Turkey Hop
- 21.I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
- 22.Columbia, The Gem Of The Ocean
- 23.Fine Thing
- 24.Slaughter On Tenth Avenue
Recorded between 1941 & 1950.
Personnel: Eileen Wilson, Pat Flaherty, Four Hits & A Miss, Ray Kellogg, Jack Haskell, Ralph Young, Betty Jane Bonney, Butch Stone (vocals); Billy Butterfield (trumpet).
Liner Note Author: Al Fichera.
Recording information: 07/01/1941-12/22/1950.
Arranger: Frank Comstock.