Long Ago And Far Away
Broadcast: May 20, 1944
Added: Apr 21 2023
The show begins with the number seven tune, I’ll Be Seeing You sung by Frank Sinatra. Hit tune number six is Poinciana and is performed by The Hit Paraders. Joan Edwards sings the tune that is number four, Love, Love, Love followed by the number eight hit, Goodnight Wherever You Are. Frank Sinatra sings the number five hit, I Love You. Joan Edwards sings Amour/, which this week is number nine. The Hit Paraders sing the song that is Third from the top, I'll Get By. Joan Edwards sings the number Two, San Fernando Valley. The Number One tune this week is Long Ago and Far Away and is sung by Frank Sinatra.
Your Hit Parade reflected the ultimate pop culture of the day and thousands of fans listened in rapture as the exciting “countdown to the Number One song” from a group of 10, was hyped. There were drums and trumpets to announce the top song of the week.