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Nat "King" Cole - Mona Lisa download mp3 album
Performer:
Album:
Mona Lisa
Style:
Vocal, Swing
Released:
1950
Country:
US
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1897 mb
MP3 vers. size:
1552 mb
WMA vers. size:
1616 mb
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Mona Lisa" is a popular song written by Ray Evans and Jay Livingston for the Paramount Pictures film Captain Carey, . The title and lyrics refer to the renaissance portrait Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo da Vinci. The song won the Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1950. The song’s first musical arrangement was in an orchestration by Nelson Riddle, and the orchestral backing was played by Les Baxter and his Orchestra.

The soundtrack version by Nat King Cole spent eight weeks at number one in the Billboard singles chart in 1950. Also, Cole's version of the song was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1992. The Billboard sales charts of 1950 also showed significant sales on versions by Dennis Day and Harry James. In 1986, it was used as the theme to the British film Mona Lisa. Conway Twitty recorded a version of "Mona Lisa" in February 1959, but planned to release it only as an album cut (on an EP and an LP by MGM Records). Nevertheless, it peaked at in the UK Singles Chart in that year. Sam Phillips signed Carl Mann to record his version of the song after the Twitty version began getting radio play in early 1959. This was the most successful single in Mann's career.

In this song, Nat King Cole compares his love to the famous painting by Leonardo da Vinci. The Mona Lisa is famous for her smile and her mystique, as the portrait has become one of the most famous works of art in history. This song was written by Ray Evans and Jay Livingston for the movie Captain Carey, . t won an Oscar for Best Song. Before this big hit Nat King Cole was better known as a pianist. As a result of the success of this recording he became recognized as a vocalist.

Produced by Lee Gillette.

artist: nat king cole -peak billboard position 1 for 8 weeks in 1950 -words and music by jay livingston and ray evans -academy award winner from the film "captain carey, . a" starring alan ladd

In this song, Nat King Cole compares his love to the famous painting by Leonardo da Vinci. The Mona Lisa if famous for her smile and her mystique, as the portrait has become one of the most famous works of art in history. It won an Oscar for Best Song. Others songs Evans and Livingston wrote include "Silver Bells," "Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)" and "Buttons And Bows.

Mona Lisa Sheet Music Lyrics Nat King Cole.

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This song is by Nat King Cole and appears on the album Unforgettable (1952) and on the album The Nat King Cole Story (1961).

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Nat "King" Cole* Mona Lisa
Conductor [With Orchestra Conducted By] – Les BaxterWritten-By – Jay Livingston - Ray Evans*
3:17
B Nat "King" Cole And His Trio* The Greatest Inventor
Chorus – The Les Baxter Chorus*Written-By – Dok Stanford, Ruby Raksin
2:20

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured For – Telefunkenplatte G.m.b.H.
  • Record Company – Capitol Records, Inc.

Notes

Track A Taken from the Paramount Picture "Capt. Carey U.S.A.".

Times not printed on the release.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [printed]): 5664
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [printed]): 5665
  • Rights Society (Side A): N.C.B.
  • Rights Society (Side B): Resco
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [etched]): 5664-2N-17
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [etched]): 5665-4D-13⁴

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
1010 Nat "King" Cole* The Greatest Inventor / Mona Lisa ‎(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 1010 US 1950
F1010 Nat King Cole With Orchestra* Mona Lisa ‎(7", Mono) Capitol Records F1010 US 1952
1010 Nat "King" Cole* The Greatest Inventor / Mona Lisa ‎(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 1010 US 1950
F1010 Nat "King" Cole* Mona Lisa ‎(7") Capitol Records F1010 US 1950
C-352 Nat "King" Cole* Mona Lisa ‎(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records C-352 Canada 1950