Bob White (Watcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)

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composition date
1937
genre
Pop
songwriter(s)
Johnny Mercer
Bernard Hanighen
related performer(s)
Bing Crosby
Benny Goodman

Resumé material

This song was a favorite with B.G. De Sylva, so he hired Mercer to work at Paramount and later, De Sylva, Glen Wallichs, and Mercer started Capitol Records.

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