Carl Sigman

Carl Sigman
September 24, 1909
September 26, 2000
United States
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.


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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 December 1940 Covered by (87 artists)
A Marshmallow World Carl Sigman, Peter De Rose Bing Crosby with Lee Gordon Singers and Sonny Burke and His Orchestra 1950 Covered by (53 artists)
Are You Fer It? Nat King Cole, Carl Sigman King Cole Trio March 1942 Covered by Lannie Garrett
Ballerina Carl Sigman, Bob Russell Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra 1947 Covered by (17 artists)
Buona sera (Good Night) Carl Sigman, Peter De Rose Louis Prima and His Orchestra 1950 Covered by (67 artists)
Careless Hands Carl Sigman, Bob Hilliard Sammy Kaye January 1949 Covered by (36 artists)
Civilization Carl Sigman, Bob Hilliard Louis Prima and His Orchestra 1947 Covered by (20 artists)
Come In out of the Rain Carl Sigman, Bob Russell The King Cole Trio June 1947 Covered by (6 artists)
Crazy He Calls Me Carl Sigman, Bob Russell Billie Holiday 1949 Covered by (133 artists)
Dream Along with Me Carl Sigman Perry Como July 1956 Covered by (2 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 March 1949 Covered by (13 artists)
I Could Have Told You Carl Sigman, Jimmy Van Heusen Frank Sinatra April 1954 Covered by (43 artists)
If You Could See Me Now Carl Sigman, Tadd Dameron Sarah Vaughan, Orchestra under the Direction of Tad Dameron July 1946 Covered by (214 artists)
Lonely Is the Name Bert Kaempfert, Carl Sigman, Herbert Rehbein Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra 1968 Covered by (7 artists)
My Fair Lady Carl Sigman, Bob Hilliard Kay Kyser and His Orchestra March 29, 1948 Covered by (3 artists)
My Mood Is You Carl Sigman Jack Jones 1963 Covered by (5 artists)
My Way of Life Bert Kaempfert, Carl Sigman, Herbert Rehbein Frank Sinatra August 1968 Covered by (14 artists)
Passé Carl Sigman, Eddie DeLange, Joseph Meyer, Jean Geiringer Covered by (3 artists)
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Carl Sigman, Jerry Gray Glenn Miller and His Orchestra June 1940 Covered by (21 artists)
Shangri-La Carl Sigman, Robert Maxwell, Matty Malneck Matty Malneck and His Orchestra September 1947 Covered by (52 artists)
Six Boys and Seven Girls Carl Sigman Anita Bryant with Monty Kelly and His Orchestra September 1959 Covered by Donna Douglas

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 (34 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 (2 artists)
Answer Me Carl Sigman Mütterlein, Answer Me, Lord Above David Whitfield with Stanley Black and Orchestra Covered by (52 artists)
Answer Me, Lord Above Carl Sigman Mütterlein Frankie Laine Covered by (53 artists)
Around the Corner Carl Sigman Come potrei dimenticarti Mink DeVille
Deborah Carl Sigman Deborah Wilson Pickett
Ebb Tide Carl Sigman Ebb Tide Vic Damone with Orchestra conducted by Richard Hayman Covered by (37 artists)
Fool Carl Sigman No Words Wayne Newton Covered by (6 artists)
Goodbye to Rome Carl Sigman Arrivederci, Roma... Georgia Gibbs with Hugo Peretti and His Orchestra Covered by (14 artists)
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 (5 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 (116 artists)
Losing You Carl Sigman Connais-tu Brenda Lee Covered by (7 artists)
Love Me Please Love Me Carl Sigman Love Me Please Love Me Brian Foley Covered by (2 artists)
Music From Across the Way Carl Sigman So eine Liebe gibt es einmal nur Andy Williams Covered by Terry Baxter His Orchestra and Chorus
My Heart Cries for You Percy Faith, Carl Sigman Chanson de Marie-Antoinette Dinah Shore with Henry René's Orchestra and Chorus Covered by (51 artists)
Over and Over Carl Sigman The World We Knew Frank Sinatra Covered by (6 artists)
Right Now Carl Sigman Right Now Mel Tormé Covered by (5 artists)
Roses of Rio Carl Sigman Schön war'n die Tage der Rosen Four Aces featuring Al Alberts
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 (6 artists)
The World Outside Carl Sigman Warsaw Concerto The Four Coins Covered by (3 artists)
Till Carl Sigman Prière sans espoir Percy Faith Covered by (23 artists)
Un'avventura Carl Sigman Un'avventura Wilson Pickett
Vola colomba Carl Sigman Vola colomba Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra
What Now, My Love? Carl Sigman Et maintenant Jane Morgan Covered by (122 artists)
(Where Do I Begin?) Love Story Carl Sigman Theme from Love Story Andy Williams Covered by (79 artists)
You're My World Carl Sigman Il mio mondo Cilla Black Covered by (49 artists)