Carl Sigman

September 24, 1909
September 26, 2000
United States
00028651969 82 works
Primarily a lyricist, Sigman also occasionally wrote melodies. Sigman had a six-decade-long career with work recorded by Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Nat King Cole, Billie Holiday, Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, The Four Coins, Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, Brenda Lee, Sonny and Cher, Andy Williams, Sammy Davis Jr., Sarah Vaughan, Jerry Lee Lewis, Merle Haggard, Van Morrison and Joni Mitchell -- among others. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.


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Songs written by Carl Sigman

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
All Too Soon Carl Sigman, Duke Ellington Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra July 22, 1940 Covered by (120 artists)
A Marshmallow World Carl Sigman, Peter De Rose Bing Crosby with Lee Gordon Singers and Sonny Burke and His Orchestra September 8, 1950 Covered by (93 artists)
Are You Fer It? Nat King Cole, Carl Sigman King Cole Trio October 22, 1941 Covered by Lannie Garrett
Ballerina Carl Sigman, Bob Russell [US] Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal by Bob Carroll April 1947 Covered by (34 artists)
Buona sera (Good Night) Carl Sigman, Peter De Rose Louis Prima and His Orchestra February 1950 Covered by (126 artists)
Careless Hands Carl Sigman, Bob Hilliard Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye - Vocal Refrain by Don Cornell and The Three Kaydets December 16, 1948 Covered by (47 artists)
Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo) Carl Sigman, Bob Hilliard Louis Prima and His Orchestra July 24, 1947 Covered by (23 artists)
Come In out of the Rain Carl Sigman, Bob Russell [US] The King Cole Trio December 18, 1946 Covered by (7 artists)
Crazy He Calls Me Carl Sigman, Bob Russell [US] Billie Holiday October 19, 1949 Covered by (179 artists)
Dream Along with Me Carl Sigman Perry Como with Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra and The Ray Charles Singers June 7, 1956 Covered by (5 artists)
Enjoy Yourself (It's Later Than You Think) Carl Sigman, Herb Magidson Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Charlie Shavers, Lucy Ann Polk, Sonny Calello and The Vee Tones February 2, 1949 Covered by (28 artists)
How Will I Remember You Walter Gross, Carl Sigman Rosemary Clooney 1963 Unverified
I Could Have Told You Carl Sigman, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra December 9, 1953 Covered by (56 artists)
If You Could See Me Now Carl Sigman, Tadd Dameron Sarah Vaughan - Orchestra under the direction of Tad Dameron May 7, 1946 Covered by (255 artists)
Little Rock Getaway Carl Sigman, Joe Sullivan [US1] Joe Sullivan [US1] August 8, 1935 Covered by (55 artists)
Lonely Is the Name Bert Kaempfert, Carl Sigman, Herbert Rehbein Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1968 Covered by (10 artists)
My Fair Lady Carl Sigman, Bob Hilliard Kay Kyser and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Harry Babbitt October 1947 Covered by (4 artists)
My Mood Is You Carl Sigman Jack Jones March 1963 Covered by (5 artists)
My Way of Life Bert Kaempfert, Carl Sigman, Herbert Rehbein Frank Sinatra July 24, 1968 Covered by (19 artists)
Passé Carl Sigman, Eddie DeLange, Joseph Meyer, Jean Geiringer Covered by (5 artists)
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Carl Sigman, Jerry Gray Glenn Miller and His Orch. April 28, 1940 Covered by (50 artists)
Robin Hood Carl Sigman Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra November 1955 Covered by The Chaps [GB]
Say Goodbye Carl Sigman, Luiz Bonfá Steve Lawrence 1967 Covered by Ithamara Koorax
Shangri-La Carl Sigman, Robert Maxwell, Matty Malneck Matty Malneck and His Orchestra February 7, 1946 Covered by (75 artists)
Six Boys and Seven Girls Carl Sigman Anita Bryant with Monty Kelly and His Orchestra May 1959 Covered by Donna Douglas
Snow, Snow, Beautiful Snow Carl Sigman, Sherm Feller Bobby Wayne with Orchestra conducted by Richard Hayman November 1953 Covered by (3 artists)
Summertime in Venice Carl Sigman, Alessandro Cicognini Covered by (29 artists)
The Blossoms on the Bough Carl Sigman, Sammy Gallop Covered by (4 artists)
The Creep Carl Sigman, Ken Mackintosh Ken Mackintosh, His Saxophone, and His Orchestra October 1953 Covered by (6 artists)
There Is No Christmas Like a Home Christmas Carl Sigman, Mickey Addy Perry Como with Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Mitchell Ayres October 1950 Covered by (5 artists)
The Times Will Change Bert Kaempfert, Herbert Rehbein, Carl Sigman Johnny Mathis 1969 Unverified

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
A Day in the Life of a Fool Carl Sigman Manhã de carnaval Jack Jones Covered by (51 artists)
Addio, addio (Good-Bye) Carl Sigman Addio... addio... Lou Monte
All the Love in the World Carl Sigman Et si c'était vrai Connie Francis Covered by (3 artists)
Answer Me Carl Sigman Answer Me, Lord Above Covered by (69 artists)
Answer Me, Lord Above Carl Sigman Mütterlein Frankie Laine Covered by (72 artists)
Around the Corner Carl Sigman Come potrei dimenticarti Ben King Covered by Mink DeVille
Beautiful Music to Love By Carl Sigman Vi ser for lidt til hinanden David Rose and His Orchestra - Vocal by Beryl Davis Covered by (2 artists)
Celery Stalks at Midnight Carl Sigman Celery Stalks at Midnight Les Brown and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Doris Day
Deborah Carl Sigman Deborah Wilson Pickett
Ebb Tide Carl Sigman Ebb Tide Vic Damone with Orchestra conducted by Richard Hayman Covered by (53 artists)
Fool Carl Sigman No Words Wayne Newton Covered by (9 artists)
Goodbye to Rome Carl Sigman Arrivederci, Roma Georgia Gibbs - With Hugo Peretti and His Orchestra Covered by (20 artists)
Homesick for New England Carl Sigman Gotländsk sommarnatt Covered by Jane Morgan
Hop-Scotch Polka Carl Sigman, Gene Rayburn Scotch Hot Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Chorus by Kenny Gardner and The Lombardo Trio Covered by (6 artists)
I Belong to Your Heart Carl Sigman Quand on n'a que l'amour Sam Cooke
It's All in the Game Carl Sigman Melody in A Major Tommy Edwards Covered by (122 artists)
I Wrote a Song for You Carl Sigman Canzone per te Covered by Sergio Franchi
Losing You Carl Sigman Connais-tu Brenda Lee Covered by (10 artists)
Love Is Like Champagne Carl Sigman Mon manège à moi Jane Morgan with Orchestra directed by Vic Schoen
Love Me Please Love Me Carl Sigman Love Me Please Love Me Brian Foley Covered by (3 artists)
Mine, Mine, Mine Carl Sigman Dich werd' ich nie vergessen Caterina Valente - Orchestra Directed by Kurt Edelhagen
Music from Across the Way Carl Sigman So eine Liebe gibt es einmal nur Andy Williams Covered by (4 artists)
My Heart Cries for You Percy Faith, Carl Sigman Chanson de Marie-Antoinette Dinah Shore with Henri René's Orchestra and Chorus REC, Guy Mitchell - Orch. & Chorus under the direction of Mitch Miller REL Covered by (69 artists)
Over and Over Carl Sigman The World We Knew Frank Sinatra Covered by (9 artists)
Right Now Carl Sigman Right Now Mel Tormé Covered by (8 artists)
Roses of Rio Carl Sigman Schön war'n die Tage der Rosen Four Aces featuring Al Alberts
Scusami Carl Sigman Scusami Covered by Tony Martin - Orchestra conducted by Al Sendrey
Souvenir d'Italie Carl Sigman Souvenir d'Italie The Chordettes - Orchestra conducted by Archie Bleyer Covered by (6 artists)
The Day the Rains Came Carl Sigman Le jour où la pluie viendra Jane Morgan with Orchestra and Chorus directed by Vic Schoen Covered by (8 artists)
The World Outside Carl Sigman Warsaw Concerto The Four Coins Covered by (2 artists)
Till Carl Sigman Prière sans espoir Percy Faith Covered by (48 artists)
Un'avventura Carl Sigman Un'avventura Wilson Pickett
Viva el amor Carl Sigman Viva el amor Will Tura
Vola colomba Carl Sigman Vola colomba Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Stuart Foster
What Now, My Love? Carl Sigman Et maintenant Jane Morgan Covered by (148 artists)
(Where Do I Begin?) Love Story Carl Sigman Theme from Love Story Andy Williams Covered by (106 artists)
Willingly Carl Sigman Mélodie perdue Covered by (7 artists)
You're My World Carl Sigman Il mio mondo Cilla Black - Accompaniment directed by Johnny Pearson Covered by (64 artists)