The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise - Les Paul & Mary Ford - Les Paul & Mary Ford The Capitol Year
Label: Capitol Records - CDP 7 91299 2,Capitol Records - CD EMS 1309 • Format: CD Compilation, Mono • Country: UK & Europe • Genre: Jazz, Pop • Style: Ragtime, Vocal
Les Paul and Mary Ford were a popular s husband-and-wife musical duo, who performed and recorded during . They both sang and played guitars. The couple were introduced to each other by Gene Autry in and were married on December 31, They first appeared in the pop charts in Between the years andLes Paul and Mary Ford had 16 top-ten hits.
They had The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise - Les Paul & Mary Ford - Les Paul & Mary Ford The Capitol Year top-ten hits within nine months. Their version of "I'm a Fool to Care" went to 6, and was featured in a memorable Southern Comfort commercial in that got over 1 million views on YouTube.
Inthey were inducted into the Hit Parade Hall of Fame. Paul and Ford are famous for creating a makeshift recording studio in their garage. Paul and Ford divorced acrimoniously in Decemberwhich also ended the collaboration between the two. Paul had hosted a minute radio program, The Les Paul Showon NBC infeaturing his trio himself, Ford, and rhythm player Eddie Stapleton and his electronics, recorded from their home and with gentle humour between Paul and Ford bridging musical Atmospheric Surf - The Global Vision Project - Essential Elements - Space Odyssey, some of which had already been successful on records, some of which anticipated the couple's recordings, and many of which presented dazzling re-interpretations of such jazz and pop selections as " In the Mood ," "Little Rock Getaway," "Brazil," and " Tiger Rag.
Sponsored by Warner—Lambert 's Listerineit was widely syndicated during —55 and was only five minutes long one or two songs on film and therefore used as a brief interlude or fill-in on programming schedules. Since Les created the entire show himself, including audio and video, he maintained the original recordings and was in the process of restoring them to up-to-date quality at the time of his death.