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Chin Up, Stout Fellow - sung by Danny Kaye in Merry Andrew

Chin Up, Stout Fellow! song lyrics

Song lyrics to Chin Up, Stout Fellow!‚  Lyrics by Johnny Mercer, music by Saul Chaplin, performed by Danny Kaye with Robert Coote (dubbed by William B. Lee) and Rex Evans (dubbed by Ernest Newton) in Merry Andrew Brother 1: It’s really now or never, son. Fair lady faint heart never won! Brother 2: We’re with […]

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Danny Kaye as Hans Christian Andersen

The Ugly Duckling

Song lyrics to‚ The Ugly Duckling, sung by‚ Danny Kaye‚ in‚ Hans Christian Andersen‚ (1952) music and lyrics by Frank Loesser There once was an ugly duckling, With feathers all stubby and brown, And the other birds in so many words said, Get out of town Get out, get out, get out of town And he went with a quack […]

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A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo

A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo

Review of A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo A Song is Born‚ is a very unusual‚ Danny Kaye‚ film, in that it’s less of a comedy and more of a musical romance.‚  In no small way, it’s an opportunity for a variety of the leading musicians of the time to perform, including Tommy Dorsey, […]

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Danny Kaye singing Thumbelina in Hans Christian Andersen

Thumbelina – song lyrics

Song lyrics to Thumbelina, sung by Danny Kaye in the movie Hans Christian Andersen (1952) music and lyrics by Frank Loesser Though you’re no bigger than my thumb, than my thumb, than my thumb, Sweet Thumbelina don’t be glum, la la la, uh uh uh, come come come, Thumbalina, Thumbalina tiny little thing Thumbalina dance, Thumbalina sing Thumbalina what’s the […]

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Wonderful Copenhagen, sung by Danny Kaye in Hans Christian Andersen

Wonderful Copenhagen song lyrics

Song lyrics to‚ Wonderful Copenhagen‚ from‚ Hans Christian Andersen‚ (1952) sung by‚ Danny Kaye music and lyrics by Frank Loesser Wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen Friendly old girl of a town ‘œNeath her tavern light On this merry night Let us clink and drink one down To wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen Salty old queen of the sea Once I sailed away But I’m […]

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Danny Kaye as Hans Christian Andersen performs The Emperor's New Clothes for the children

The King’s New Clothes

Song lyrics to‚ The King’s New Clothes, sung by‚ Danny Kaye‚ in‚ Hans Christian Andersen‚ (1952) This is the story of the King’s new clothes. Now there was once a king who was absolutely insane about new clothes and one day, two swindlers came to sell him what they said was a magic suit of clothes. Now, they held up […]

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