This week in 1964: Dean Martin’s Reprise Records single “Everybody Loves Somebody” was #1 on Billboard magazine’s Hot 100 singles chart!
July 11 is the 75th anniversary of Dean Martin’s first-ever recording session, which took place in 1946. Dean, with pianist Nat Brandwynne and His Orchestra, recorded “Which Way Did My Heart Go,” “All Of Me,” “I Got The Sun In The Morning,” and “Sweetheart Of Sigma Chi” in New York City.
It’s a good day to celebrate the great outdoors — who has been to Craig Beach in Lake Milton State Park in Ohio, where Dean Martin got his start?
Released this month in 1962, French Style was Dean Martin’s first LP for Reprise Records. Who out there still has the original album?
It’s April – but instead of an April Fools’ joke, we prefer to enjoy the sweet sound of Dean Martin! If you HAD to choose one song, which would you listen to all month, “April in Paris” or “April Again?”
Let’s celebrate the The Academy Awards by remembering the 30th presentation, which took place on March 26, 1958 and featured Dean Martin performing “All The Way” from the film The Joker Is Wild. Enjoy this clip c/o the Oscars on YouTube of the tune winning Best Song at the ceremony!
This month in 1968 Reprise Records released Dean Martin’s single “You’ve Still Got A Place In My Heart” with “Old Yellow Line.” Who remembers putting this one on the jukebox?
Happy Valentine’s Day! Enjoy these romantic songs from Dean Martin! Which track will you have on repeat today? “That’s Amore?”
This month in 1956, Capitol Records released Dean Martin’s single “When You Pretend” with “The Lucky Song (From the film ‘Artists And Models’)” on the flipside. Listen to “When You Pretend” here on Spotify! http://open.spotify.com/track/6DoLTbd12oS9uPoiUhcco2