Decca DL-8179 (12-in. long-playing (monaural)). (Album DXB-153)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Decca L 8483 [A] 6/16/1955 Way down in the depths of the 90th floor (from Red hot and blue) / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8484 [A] 5/16/1955 Make it another old fashioned, please (from Panama Hattie) / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8485 [A] 6/16/1955 This is it (from Stars in your eyes) / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8486 [A] 6/16/1955 I'll pay the check (from Stars in your eyes) / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8487 [A] 6/16/1955 He's a right guy (from Something for the boys) / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8489 [A] 6/16/1955 Do I love you? / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8491 [A] 6/16/1955 I got lost in his arms / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8494 [A] 6/16/1955 Ridin' high (from Red hot and blue) / Ethel Merman
Decca L 8495 [A] 6/16/1955 Friendship (from Dubarry was a lady) / Ethel Merman
Decca 68427 [A] 12/2/1940 Let's be buddies-1 / Joan Carroll ; Ethel Merman
Decca 73592 [A] 5/26/1946 I'm so lonesome I could cry / Ethel Merman
Decca 73594 [A] 5/26/1946 I got the sun in the morning / Ethel Merman
Decca 73597 [A] 5/26/1946 Doin' what comes natur'lly / Ethel Merman
Decca 73599 [A] 5/26/1946 They say it's wonderful / Ethel Merman ; Ray Middleton
Decca 73600 [A] 5/28/1946 Moonshine lullaby-1 / Ethel Merman
Decca 73601 [A] 5/28/1946 You can't get a man with a gun / Orchestra (unidentified; Decca Records) ; Vocal chorus (unidentified; Decca Records)
Decca 74209 [A] 12/8/1947 You're the top-1 / Ethel Merman
Decca 74232 [A] 12/12/1947 It's de-lovely-3 / Ethel Merman

Primary Performers:

Ethel Merman (vocalist)
Joan Carroll (vocalist)
Ray Middleton (vocalist)
Orchestra (unidentified; Decca Records) (Musical group)
Vocal chorus (unidentified; Decca Records) (Vocal group)


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