You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby

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composition date
1938
genre
Film
songwriter(s)
Harry Warren
Johnny Mercer
related performer(s)
Bing Crosby

A very clever fellow

“Johnny Mercer is a very clever fellow. We wrote some nice songs like ‘You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby’–-he gave me that title. I wrote that from the title. And he wrote 'Jeepers Creepers' to the music."

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