Chart Position: NR

  • Adapted from the film The Wizard of Oz
  • Written by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg
  • Originally recorded by Judy Garland (1939)
  • Produced by Joey Averback and Stephen Geyer
  • This is Gary Tanner’s only hit single
  • Also recorded by Bob Crosby & His Orchestra (1939), Ginny Simms & Her Orchestra (1939), Del Courtney & His Orchestra (1939), Gracie Fields (1940), Four King Sisters (1942), Jo Stafford w/Paul Weston & His Orchestra (1946), Homer & Jethro (1947), Frank Sinatra (1947), Frances Langford (1948), Jane Powell (1949), Perry Como & Sally Sweetland (1952), Rosemary Clooney & Harry James (1952), Rita Reyes (1953), Checkers (1954), Four Freshmen (1954), Bobby Scott (1955), Teddi King (1955), Jerri Adams (1956), Sarah Vaughan (1956), Satisfiers (1957), Echoes (1957), Diahann Carroll w/Ralph Burns & His Orchestra (1957), Del Vikings (1957), Bud Johnson & Chanters (1958), Dizzy Gillespie Big Band (1958), Marion Ryan (1959), Betty Bennett w/Andre Previn Trio (1959), Little Anthony & Imperials (1959), Frankie Avalon (1960), Jerry Lewis Orchestra (1960), Jimmy Clanton (1960), Aretha Franklin (1961),  Tony Bennett (1961), Ella Fitzgerald (1961), Ray Charles (1963), Connie Francis (1963), Sammy Davis Jr (1964), Jackie Wilson (1965), Billy Stewart (1965), Anita Bryant (1965), Patti LaBelle & Bluebelles (1966), Chad Mitchell (1966), Mel Carter (1967), Margie Day (1968), Ohio Players (1969), Vogues (1970),  Lou Donaldson (1970), Jamie Redfern (1971), Livingston Taylor (1973), Tom T. Hall (1974), Barbara Fairchild (1975), Ray Stevens (1975), Stephanie Mills (1975), Vic Damone (1977), Ria Joy (1977), Shirley Bassey (1978), Jerry Lee Lewis (1980), Poor Souls (1980), Willie Nelson (1981), Leon Russell & New Grass Revival (1981), Stone Oak (1981), Timi Yuro (1982), Taco (1984), Sam Harris (1984), Celine Dion (1985), Barbra Streisand (1987), Harry Nilsson (1988), Olivia Newton-John (1989), Melissa Manchester (1989), Richard Elliot (1991), Pattie LaBelle (1992), Kathie Lee Gifford (1992), James Booker (1993), Dionne Warwick & Placido Domingo (1994), Gospel United (1994), Faith Hill (1996), Sandi Patty (1996), Jewel (1996), Maureen McGovern (1996) and many others

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