Nat King Cole ‎– The Unforgettable

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Reader's Digest ‎– RDD-147-2/CDI
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4 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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1-1 Mona Lisa
Featuring [With The] – Les Baxter Orchestra*Written-By – Livingston-Evans*
3:23
1-2 Too Young
Featuring [With The] – Les Baxter Orchestra*Written-By – Lippman*, Dee*
3:21
1-3 Nature Boy
Conductor – Frank DeVol*Piano – Hank JonesWritten-By – Ahbez*
2:50
1-4 If I May
Featuring [With The] – David Cavanaugh OrchestraWritten-By – Singleton*, McCoy*
2:16
1-5 That's All There Is To That
Backing Vocals [Uncredited] – The Four KnightsWritten-By – Otis*, Owens*
2:16
1-6 Autumn Leaves
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Prévert*, Mercer*, Kosma*
2:39
1-7 Somewhere Along The Way
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Adams*, Gallop*
2:51
1-8 Walkin' My Baby Back Home
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Ahlert*, Turk*
2:40
1-9 Smile
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Chaplin*, Parsons*, Turner*
2:52
1-10 Unforgettable
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Gordon*
3:25
1-11 A Blossom Fell
Written-By – John*, Cornelius*, Barnes*
2:40
1-12 Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Sosenko*
2:47
1-13 The Sand And The Sea
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Hester*, Parker*
2:40
1-14 Jet
Written-By – Benjamin*, Weiss*, Revel*
2:47
1-15 Pretend
Written-By – Parman*, Lavere*, Douglas*
2:42
1-16 Ramblin' Rose
Featuring [With The] – Belford Hendricks Orchestra*Written-By – Sherman*, Sherman*
2:48
1-17 Looking Back
Featuring [With The] – David Cavanaugh OrchestraWritten-By – Hendricks*, Benton*, Otis*
2:24
1-18 Send For Me
Featuring [With The] – David Cavanaugh OrchestraSaxophone, Soloist – King CurtisWritten-By – Jones*
2:29
1-19 That Sunday (That Summer)
Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Weiss*, Sherman*
3:09
1-20 Those Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days Of Summer
Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Tobias*, Carste*
2:23
1-21 Spring Is Here
Featuring [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Rodgers-Hart*
2:33
2-1 The Very Thought Of You
Featuring [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Noble*
3:45
2-2 Because You're Mine
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Brodszky*, Cahn*
3:10
2-3 When I Fall In Love
Conductor [Conducted By] – Gordon JenkinsFeaturing [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Heyman*, Young*
3:08
2-4 Love Is The Thing
Featuring [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Washington*, Young*
3:00
2-5 Answer Me, My Love
Written-By – Sigman*, Rauch*, Winkler*
2:54
2-6 Can't I
Arranged By – Billy MayWritten-By – Lovett*
3:13
2-7 In The Good Old Summertime
Adapted By – Cole*Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Evans*, Shields*
1:30
2-8 September Song
Featuring [And] – Ralph Carmichael String ChoirFeaturing [With The] – George Shearing Quintet*Vibraphone [Uncredited] – Warren ChiassonWritten-By – Weill*, Anderson*
2:56
2-9 On The Street Where You Live
Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Lerner-Loewe*
3:07
2-10 This Can't Be Love
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Rodgers-Hart*
2:29
2-11 People
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Merrill*, Styne*
2:39
2-12 Just One Of Those Things
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Porter*
2:12
2-13 The Party's Over
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Comden-Green*, Styne*
2:42
2-14 Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing
Written-By – Webster*, Fain*
2:40
2-15 Love Letters
Featuring [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Heyman*, Young*
2:43
2-16 Fascination
Written-By – Manning*, Marchetti*
2:26
2-17 Stella By Starlight
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Piano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Washington*, Young*
3:47
2-18 When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Austin*, Mills*, McHugh*
2:08
2-19 L-O-V-E
Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Kaempfert*, Gabler*
2:31
2-20 When You're Smiling (The Whole World Smiles With You)
Featuring [With The] – Belford Hendricks Orchestra*Written-By – Goodwin*, Shay*, Fisher*
2:41
2-21 When Your Lover Has Gone
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Swan*
2:29
2-22 Let's Fall In Love
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Arlen*, Koehler*
2:46
3-1 Love Is Here To Stay
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Gershwin-Gershwin*
2:46
3-2 Orange Colored Sky
Arranged By – Pete RugoloBass – Joe ComfortGuitar – Al HendricksonPiano – Paul Smith (5)Written-By – De Lugg*, Stein*
2:32
3-3 These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Link*, Marvell*, Strachey*
3:45
3-4 Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Arranged By – Billy MayFeaturing [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Russell*, Ellington*
3:11
3-5 Lush Life
Written-By – Strayhorn*
3:43
3-6 Stardust
Featuring [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Carmichael*, Parish*
3:14
3-7 Ain't Misbehavin'
Featuring [With The] – Gordon Jenkins Orchestra*Written-By – Razaf*, Waller*, Brooks*
3:14
3-8 Sweet Lorraine
Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Vocals – Nat Cole*Written-By – Burwell*, Parish*
3:21
3-9 Dear Lonely Hearts (I'm Writing To You)
Featuring [With The] – Belford Hendricks Orchestra*Written-By – Halley*, Anton*
3:08
3-10 The Ballad Of Cat Ballou
Featuring [With] – Stubby KayeWritten-By – Livingston*, David*
2:43
3-11 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Tormé*, Wells*
3:08
3-12 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar – Oscar MooreVocals, Piano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Watson*, Best*
3:03
3-13 Who's Sorry Now?
Featuring [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Kalmar*, Ruby*, Snyder*
2:55
3-14 Red Sails In The Sunset
Written-By – Williams*, Kennedy*
3:15
3-15 Once In A While
Arranged By – Billy MayFeaturing [With The] – Billy May Orchestra*Written-By – Green*, Edwards*
2:45
3-16 Tenderly
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Lawrence*, Gross*
2:57
3-17 Funny (Not Much)
Featuring [With The] – Antonio Morelli Orchestra*Written-By – Prince*, Neil*, Broughton*
3:29
3-18 Where Or When
Featuring [With The] – Antonio Morelli Orchestra*Piano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Rodgers-Hart*
3:04
4-1 Ballerina
Featuring [With The] – Antonio Morelli Orchestra*Written-By – Russell*, Sigman*
2:06
4-2 It's Only A Paper Moon
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar, Soloist [Guitar Solo] – Johnny Collins*Vocals, Piano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Rose*, Harburg*, Arlen*
2:55
4-3 Sweet Georgia Brown
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar – Oscar MoorePiano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Bernie*, Casey*, Pinkard*
2:16
4-4 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar – Oscar MoorePiano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Kern*, Harbach*
2:50
4-5 Straighten Up And Fly Right
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar – Oscar MooreVocals, Piano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Mills*, Cole*
2:35
4-6 Quizás, Quizás, Quizás (Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps)
Featuring [With The] – Armando Romeu, Jr., Orchestra*Music By, Lyrics By [Spanish Lyrics By] – Osvaldo FarrésWritten By – Farrés-DavisWritten-By – Joe Davis (4)
2:42
4-7 (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar – Oscar MoorePiano – Nat Cole*Vocals – Nat Cole*Written-By – Troup*
2:54
4-8 The Memphis Blues
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Norton*, Handy*
3:04
4-9 St. Louis Blues
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Handy*
2:25
4-10 What Is This Thing Called Love?
Bass – Johnny Miller (2)Featuring [With The] – King Cole Trio*Guitar, Soloist – Oscar MoorePiano – Nat Cole*Written-By – Porter*
3:00
4-11 The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Featuring [With The] – Antonio Morelli Orchestra*Written-By – Rodgers-Hammerstein*
2:49
4-12 Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable To Lunch Today)
Featuring [With The] – Antonio Morelli Orchestra*Written-By – Porter*
4:18
4-13 Around The World
Written-By – Adamson*, Young*
2:32
4-14 Non Dimenticar
Featuring [With The] – Armando Romeu, Jr., Orchestra*Written-By – Redi*, Galdieri*, Dobbins*
3:06
4-15 Arrivederci, Roma
Featuring [With The] – Armando Romeu, Jr., Orchestra*Lyrics By [English Lyrics By] – Carl SigmanWritten By – Rascel-SigmanWritten-By – Rascel*
2:43
4-16 Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
Featuring [And] – Ralph Carmichael String ChoirFeaturing [With The] – George Shearing Quintet*Written-By – Howard*
3:29
4-17 You Stepped Out Of A Dream
Featuring [With The] – Nelson Riddle Orchestra*Written-By – Kahn*, Brown*
2:35
4-18 The Sidewalks Of New York
Adapted By – Cole*Featuring [With The] – Ralph Carmichael OrchestraWritten-By – Lawlor*, Blake*
2:17
4-19 Avalon
Arranged By – David CavanaughFeaturing [With The] – David Cavanaugh OrchestraWritten-By – Jolson*, Rose*
1:44

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Collector's Edition
Digitally Remastered

Album manufactured under license from CEMA Special Markets, a subsidiary of Capitol-EMI Music, Inc.

[back inlay]
© 1979, 1992 The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.
Printed in U.S.A.

[Discs]
℗ 1978, 1979, 1992 Capitol Records, Inc.

[Booklet]
© 1979, 1992 The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.
© 1979, 1992 The Reader's Digest Association (Canada), Ltd.
© 1979, 1992 Reader's Digest Association Far East Ltd.
Philippine Copyright 1979, 1992 Reader's Digest Association Far East Ltd.
Printed in the United States of America.

Digitally remastered sound. These cassettes and compact discs are compiled from standard (analog) tapes that have been digitally remastered for this album. (The letters AAD on the back of the compact disc album signify this.) Digital remastering results in a finished product of greater clarity of sound and expanded dynamics than previously available. (Digitally remastered tapes can be played on existing home tape decks.)

1-1, was written for the 1950 film "Captain Carey, U.S.A."
1-3, the piano interlude in this version, recorded in 1961
1-7, recorded in July 1952
1-17, recorded in 1958
1-21, written for Rodgers & Hart 1938 musical "I Married An Angel"
2-9, from "My Fair Lady"
2-10, from "The Boys From Syracuse"
2-11, from "Funny Girl"
2-12, from "Jubilee"
2-13, from "Bells Are Ringing"
2-14, from the film "Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing"
2-15, from the 1946 film "Love Letters"
2-16, from the 1957 film "Love In The Afternoon"
2-17, from the 1944 film "The Uninvited"
3-10, from "Cat Ballou"
3-14, from the 1935 revue "Provincetown Follies"

3-17, 3-18, 4-1, 4-11, 4-12: At the Sands Hotel in Las Vegas

4-2, Oscar Moore is credited on back inlay in error; Johnny Collins is credited in booklet.

4-6 is credited With the Les Baxter Orchestra on back inlay in error; with the Armando Romeu, Jr., Orchestra is credited in booklet.

4-14, is credited in error with the Armando Romeu, Jr., Orchestra on back inlay but is not credited in booklet.

4-15, "Arrivederci Roma" appears on inlay; "Arrivederci, Roma" appears on disc.

Includes 48 page booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (SPARS Code): AAD
  • Other (Catalog#, Inlay Sides): 147C
  • Other (Catalog#, Inlay, Back): RDD-147-2/CDI
  • Other (Catalog #, Booklet): RDU-147-2-E
  • Other (Catalog#, Disc 1): RD7A-147-2-1
  • Other (Catalog#, Disc 2): RD7A-147-2-2
  • Other (Catalog#, Disc 3): RD7A-147-2-3
  • Other (Catalog#, Disc 4): RD7A-147-2-4
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): ACD4-5561
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): ACD4-5562
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): ACD4-5563
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 4): ACD4-5564
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Ring, Disc 1): ACD4-5561 1C 21 MFD BY JVC
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Ring, Disc 2): ACD4-5562 Y1C 23 MFD BY JVC
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Ring, Disc 3): ACD4-5563 1C 13 MFD BY JVC
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Ring, Disc 4): ACD4-5564 1C 23 MFD BY JVC

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RDA-147/A Nat King Cole The Unforgettable(8xLP, Comp + Box) Reader's Digest, Capitol Special Markets, RCA Custom RDA-147/A US 1979 Sell This Version
RDA-147/A Nat King Cole The Unforgettable(8xLP, Comp + Box) Reader's Digest RDA-147/A Canada 1987 Sell This Version
RD4-151 Nat King Cole The Unforgettable Nat King Cole(6xLP, Comp) Reader's Digest RD4-151 Australia 1978 Sell This Version
KRD-147 Nat King Cole The Unforgettable Nat King Cole(3xCass, Comp, Col) Reader's Digest KRD-147 US 1979 Sell This Version
2-733-0 Nat King Cole The Unforgettable(8xLP, Comp + Box) Reader's Digest 2-733-0 Canada Unknown Sell This Version

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