Jackie Gleason

Throughout the 1950s and early-1960s, Jackie Gleason enjoyed a secondary music career, lending his name to a series of best-selling mood music albums with jazz overtones for Capitol. Gleason felt there was a ready market for romantic instrumentals. He recalled seeing Clark Gable play love scenes in movies, and the romance was, in his words, "magnified a thousand percent" by background music. Gleason reasoned, "If Gable needs music, a guy in Brooklyn must be desperate!" Read more on

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Melancholy Serenade - Jackie Gleason
But Not For Me - Jackie Gleason
Tenderly - Jackie Gleason
A Taste of Honey - Jackie Gleason
I'm in the Mood for Love - Jackie Gleason
When Your Lover Has Gone - Jackie Gleason
Late in December - Jackie Gleason
I Can't Get Started - Jackie Gleason
I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm - Jackie Gleason
The Man I Love - Jackie Gleason
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