Till the End of Time

Perry Como

About Till the End of Time

"Till the End of Time" is a popular song written by lyricist Buddy Kaye and composer Ted Mossman and published in 1945. The melody is based on Frédéric Chopin's Polonaise in A flat major, Op. 53, the "Polonaise héroique". A number of recordings of the song were made in 1945. The biggest hit was by Perry Como; another version by Dick Haymes also charted; the Les Brown orchestra, with vocalist Doris Day, and Ginny Simms also made a recording of the song. It featured prominently in the 1946 film of the same name. The Perry Como recording was made on July 3, 1945 with the orchestra of Russ Case, and released by RCA Victor as catalog number 20-1709. The record first reached the Billboard magazine charts on August 9, 1945, and lasted 17 weeks on the chart, peaking at #1 (spending 10 consecutive weeks at the top). This was Como's first #1 hit song. The Dick Haymes recording was recorded on July 2, 1945, and released by Decca Records as catalog number 18699. The record first reached the Billboard magazine charts on September 13, 1945 and lasted 8 weeks on the chart, peaking at #3. The Les Brown/Doris Day recording was recorded on May 17, 1945, and released by Columbia Records as catalog number 36828. It peaked at #3 on the Billboard magazine pop chart. The Ginny Simms recording was recorded on July 15, 1945, and released by Columbia Records as catalog number 36849. It did not chart on Billboard. 


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Till the end of time, long as stars are in the blue
Long as there's a Spring of birds to sing I'll go on loving you
Till the end of time, long as roses bloom in May
My love for you will grow deeper with every passing day

Till the wells run dry and each mountain disappears
I'll be there for you to care for you through laughter and through tears
So take my heart in sweet surrender and tenderly say that I'm
The one you love and live for till the end of time

Till the wells run dry and each mountain disappears
I'll be there for you to care for you through laughter and through tears
So take my heart in sweet surrender and tenderly say that I'm
The one you love and live for till the end of time

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Perry Como

Pierino Ronald "Perry" Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an American singer and television personality. During a career spanning more than half a century he recorded exclusively for the RCA Victor label after signing with them in 1943. "Mr. C.", as he was nicknamed, sold millions of records for Radio Corporation of America (RCA) and pioneered a weekly musical variety television show, which set the standards for the genre and proved to be one of the most successful in television history. Como was seen weekly on television from 1949 to 1963, then continued hosting the Kraft Music Hall variety program on a monthly basis until 1967. His television shows and seasonal specials were broadcast throughout the world. Also a popular recording artist, Perry Como pro… more »

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Written by: BUDDY KAYE, TED MOSSMAN

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10 facts about this song

Pop
This song is classified as a pop song. It was common in the mid-1940s to have songs that crossed over multiple genres, and this one was popular on many different radio formats.
Till the End of Time" Composer: Chopin
Interestingly, the melody of the song "Till the End of Time" was adapted from Frédéric Chopin's Polonaise in A-flat major, Op. 53.
Till the End of Time" Release Year: 1945
"Till the End of Time" was released in 1945, during the post-WW II period.
Till the End of Time" Chart Success: Number One
The song became a big hit and reached number one on Billboard charts in the US.
Till the End of Time" As a Movie Title: 1946 Film
The popularity of the song led to its usage as the title of Columbia Pictures' 1946 film "Till the End of Time".
Doris Day's Version: First Recording
One interesting fact about the song is that the first recording was made by Doris Day with Les Brown & His Orchestra in 1945.
Perry Como's Version: Chart Success
Perry Como also recorded the song in 1945 and it became one of his first major hits. His version spent ten weeks at number one in Billboard chart.
Dick Haymes's Version: Released Version
Dick Haymes, an Argentinean-American singer, also recorded "Till the End of Time" and his version was also released in 1945.
Till the End of Time" Cover Versions: Several Artists
The song has been covered by several artists over the years including Bing Crosby and The Flamingos. Nora Aunor, a Filipino actress and singer, also had a version of this song.
Till the End of Time" Lyrics: War-time sentiments
The lyrics of the song incorporate sentiments of love and longing, which resonated with listeners during the immediate post-World War II era. This likely contributed to its chart-topping success.

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