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Album Review

"Eddie's first CD," proclaims the cover of this Eddie Fisher compilation. What is not declared, anywhere in the packaging, is that the recordings of the Fisher hits that make up over half of the disc — "Any Time," "Oh! My Papa," "I'm Walking Behind You," "Lady of Spain," "Wish You Were Here," "I Need You Now," and "Heart" — are not the original recordings made in the 1950s for RCA Victor Records, but instead re-recordings made in the 1960s for Dot Records (the catalog for which has since passed into the hands of MCA Records). The other five tracks are show tunes Fisher recorded for his Dot LPs — "Try to Remember" from the musical The Fantasticks, "Call Me Irresponsible" from the movie Papa's Delicate Condition, "Sunrise Sunset" from the musical Fiddler on the Roof, "Young and Foolish" from the musical Plain and Fancy, and "If I Loved You" from the musical Carousel. Fisher is in good voice on these tracks, but consumers should not be fooled into thinking that this is a collection of the original recordings of his hits.


Born: August 10, 1928 in Philadelphia, PA

Genre: Pop

Years Active: '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s

Eddie Fisher ranked behind only Patti Page and Perry Como as the most successful pop singles artist of the first half of the 1950s, placing 35 songs in the Billboard charts between 1950 and 1954, including 22 Top Ten hits, among them seven gold records, four of which hit number one. Fisher was part of a new generation of male singers who eschewed the intimate crooning style of Como, Bing Crosby, and Frank Sinatra in favor of a more bravura approach that sometimes recalled Al Jolson. At the height...
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