Fred Astaire
Song title One for my baby (and one more for the road) Album title
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Recorded 1943 Released
Style easy Format
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Composer Mercer / Arlen
In this 1943 composition a man talks to a barman (called Joe here) about his lost love. Richard Berry admitted he found some inspiration for his lyrics here. Thus this is the earliest spark of 'Louie Louie'.


Johnny Mercer with Paul Weston and his Orchestra
Song title One for my baby (and one more for the road) Album title The Sky's The Limit (movie soundtrack)
Label Capitol Cat. # 1618
Recorded 1951 Released 1951
Style easy Format
Time 3:06 Composer Mercer / Arlen
The author's version.


Frank Sinatra
Song title One for my baby (and one more for the road) Album title Only The Lonely
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Recorded 1958 Released 1958
Style easy Format
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Composer Mercer / Arlen