This Can’t Be Love


boys_from_syracuse-38-alvin-theatre-poster-1a1938 This Can't Be Love-sheet music-1

This Can’t Be Love (m. Richard Rodgers, w. Lorenz Hart)

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Benny Goodman and his Orchestra, vocal: Martha Tilton – 1938, one of the two hit recordings that year.


Nat King Cole – from his 1954 album Sings for Two in Love


Dinah Washington – from the album For Those in Love, which was recorded on 15-17 March 1955 in New York, NY


Dorothy Collins — I don’t know when she recorded this version, but she performed the song on the 7 May telecast of the show Your Hit Parade that year.


1977 Eddie Lockjaw Davis '77-Norman Granz' Jazz in Montreux-1a

Eddie ‘Lockjaw’ Davis – recorded live at the 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival, in Montreux, Switzerland on 15 July 1977 — Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis (ts), Oscar Peterson (p), Ray Brown (b), Jimmie Smith (d)



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