Chart Position: NR

  • Originally recorded by Todd Duncan (1955)
  • Vocals: Cissy Houston, Myrna Smith, Sylvia Shemwell and Estelle Brown
  • The original version of this song was written by Hy Zaret (at the age of 16) and Alex North
  • Used in the film Unchained in 1955
  • Produced by Tom Dowd
  • This song has more different versions that have made the Top 100 than any other song (9 in all)
  • Also recorded by Les Baxter (1955), Cab Calloway (1955), Crew-Cuts (1955), Chet Atkins (1955), Roy Hamilton (1955), Liberace (1955), Harry Belafonte (1956), Ricky Nelson (1958), Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps (1957), Bobby Day (1959), Tony Middleton (1960), Ray Conniff & Orchestra & Chorus (1960), Pat Boone (1960), Floyd Cramer (1962), King Curtis (1961), Cliff Richard (1961), Marty Robbins (1961), Sam Cooke (1960), Duane Eddy (1962), Arthur Prysock (1962), Lettermen (1962), Conway Twitty (1962), Brenda Holloway (1964), Sonny and Cher (1965), Righteous Brothers (1965), Bobby Vinton (1964), Jerry Vale (1964), Gene Pitney (1965), Dionne Warwick (1965), Al Martino (1967), Supremes (1966), Patti LaBelle & Bluebelles (1966), Caretakers (1967), Platters (1969), Charlie Rich (1969), Roy Orbison (1969), Roy Clark (1970), Waylon Jennings (1969), Dean Reed (1971), Donny Osmond (1973), Al Green (1973), Joe Stampley (1974),  Elvis Presley (1977), Stylistics (1976), Road (1977), Willie Nelson (1978), Paris Connection (1978), Joe Dolan (1978), Heart (1980), George Benson (1979), Manhattan Transfer (1984), Leo Sayer (1985), U2 (1988), Joni Mitchell (1982), Big Daddy (1991), Land of Oz (1991), Richard Clayderman (1992), Dread Zeppelin (1993), Engelbert Humperdinck (1995), Air Supply (1995), David Osborne (1998), Neil Diamond (1998), Foggy Mountain Rockers (1999), Marc Meersman (1998), Cyndi Lauper (2003), Bono & The Edge (2004), Lisa Crouch (2007), Barry manilow (2006), David Phelps (2008), Clay Aiken (2010) and many others
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