Russ Columbo composed the songs "Prisoner of Love", "You Call It Madness (But I Call It Love)" with Con Conrad, Gladys Du Bois, and Paul Gregory, "Too Beautiful For Words", recorded by the Teddy Joyce Orchestra in 1935, "When You're in Love", "My Love", "Let's Pretend There's a Moon", recorded by Fats Waller and Tab Hunter, and "Hello Sister". In 1995, 61 years after Columbo's death, singer Tiny Tim released an album in tribute to Columbo, titled Prisoner Of Love (A Tribute to Russ Columbo), which he recorded with the group Clang. Columbo is interred in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California. Russ Columbo is one of the historical figures named in the Neil Diamond composition 'Done Too Soon'.
Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolfo Colombo (January 14, 1908 – September 2, 1934), known as Russ Columbo, was an American baritone, songwriter, violinist and actor. He is famous for romantic ballads such as his signature tune "You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love" and his own compositions "Prisoner of Love" and "Too Beautiful For Words. Columbo was born in Camden, New Jersey, the twelfth child of Italian immigrant parents, Nicola and Giulia (Julia) Colombo.
Listen to music from Russ Columbo like Guilty, Living in Dreams & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Russ Columbo. Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolpho Colombo (January 14, 1908–September 2, 1934), better known by the name Russ Columbo, was an American singer, violinist and actor, most famous for his signature tune, "You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love," and the legend surrounding his early death. Columbo was born in Camden, New Jersey, United States the twelfth child of Italian immigrant parents.
Russ Columbo, Alfred Newman and His Orchestra, Constance Bennett & The Boswell Sisters. 18. Save the Last Dance for Me. 2:51. 19. Songs of Surrender.
Prisoner of Love" is a 1931 popular song with music by Russ Columbo and Clarence Gaskill and lyrics by Leo Robin. Written in 1931, Leo Robin has related how publisher Con Conrad walked into his hotel room with Russ Columbo, and asked him to write words within the hour for a tune he had. Robin, who was on vacation, at first refused but Conrad explained that he wanted Columbo to demonstrate it to Flo Ziegfeld who needed a song for Helen Morgan in one of his shows
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|A1||Call Me Darling (Call Me Sweetheart, Call Me Dear)|
|A2||Save The Last Dance For Me|
|B1||Sweet And Lovely|
|B2||Prisoner Of Love|
|D1||Auf Wiedersehn My Dear|
|D2||Where The Blue Of The Night (Meets The Gold Of The Day)|