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1. Guy Mitchell - Perfume, Candy and Flowers
2. The Aquatones - She's the One for Me
3. Tom Dorsam - Baby of Mine
4. Ed Townsend - for Your Love
5. Jimmie Maddin - Tongue Tied
6. The Channels - My Love Will Never Die
7. The Skyliners - This I Swear
8. Cathy Carr - First Anniversary
9. Jodie Sands - Love Me Forever
10. Lewis Lymon ; the Teenchords - I'm So Happy (Tra-La-La-La-La)
11. Artie Shaw ; His Orchestra - There's Something in the Air
12. George ; Earl - Eleven Roses (And the Twelfth Is You)
13. Pee Wee King ; His Golden West Cowboys - I Don't Mind
14. Hank Wiliams with His Drifting Cowboys - Baby, We're Really in Love
15. Jimmy Wakely - I'm Sending You Red Roses
16. Kitty Kallen - Little Things Mean a Lot
17. Arthur 'Red' Prysock - I Just Want to Make Love to You
18. The Violents - Liebestwist
19. The Fleetwoods - Come Softly to Me
20. Sue Thompson - My Hero
21. Frank Chacksfield ; His Orchestra - Love Is a Many Splendored Thing
22. Mary Kaye Trio - My Funny Valentine
23. Chet Baker - There Will Never Be Another You
24. Stan Kenton ; His Orchestra w. Anita O'Day VCL. - and Her Tears Flowed Like Wine
25. Nancy Lee ; the Bachelors - You're My Inspiration
26. Paul Anka - You Are My Destiny
27. Etta James - at Last
28. The Paris Sisters - I Love How You Love Me
29. Billy Walker - Forever

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A homage to love: Songs about Valentine's Day, and wonderful love songs!-Rock 'n' Roll, Jazz, Pop, Blues and Country - a great emotional package at a reasonable price, part of the 'Seasons Series' on Bear Family.-We present 29 songs from 1936 to 1964 on the most important human topic: love!-First and foremost the classic 'My Funny Valentine', here the rare version of the Mary Kaye Trio with a Latin-influenced rhythm.-Also several jazz classics by Chet Baker, Stan Kenton, and Artie Shaw.-Delicate love classics by Frank Chacksfield and Paul Anka and a wealth of doo-wop songs by The Channels, The Skyliners and The Fleetwoods!-Sugar-sweet ballads by Ed Townsend, the Paris Sisters and Etta James alternate with rocking love sounds from the Aquatones, Tom Dorsam, Nancy Lee and the Swedish Violents.-Every second country song is about love, proofed by the legendary Hank Williams with Pee Wee King, Jimmy Wakely and Billy Walker.-Many songs on CD for the first time!-Marc Mittelacher's annotations on each song can be found in the richly illustrated color booklet!It's all about loveFebruary 14 is Valentine's Day, a date with a tradition - since there have been humans on this planet, there has been love and lovers.The oldest surviving work for Valentine's Day is a rondeau from 1415, written by Duke Charles of Orleans to his wife, which begins: 'I am already sick with love, my sweet Valentine,...'.But not only poets and thinkers, but also composers and musicians dedicated themselves to the annual festival of love derived from Saint Valentine. This compilation is a homage to love. It includes songs about Valentine's Day and love songs, sometimes balladic, sometimes rocking, sometimes swinging, varied and cross-genre. A collection of very deep emotions!