You Oughta Be in Pictures

Doris Day  Buy

FAVORITE (6 fans)

Doris Day

Doris Day (born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff, April 3, 1922) is an American actress, singer, and animal rights activist, who began her career as a big band singer in 1939, but only began to be noticed after her first hit recording, "Sentimental Journey", in 1945. After leaving the Les Brown & His Band of Renown to try a solo career, she started her long-lasting partnership with Columbia Records, which would remain her only recording label. The contract lasted from 1947 to 1967, and included more than 650 recordings, making Day one of the most popular and acclaimed singers of the 20th century. In 1948, after being persuaded by Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne and her agent at the time, Al Levy, she auditioned for Michael Curtiz, which led to her being cast in the femal… more »


Year:
2002
23 Views

 Watch: New Singing Lesson Videos Can Make Anyone A Great Singer

You oughta be in pictures, 
You're wonderful to see, 
You oughta be in pictures, 
Oh what a hit you would be! 

Your voice would thrill a nation, 
Your face would be adored, 
You'd make a great sensation 
With wealth and fame your reward; 

And if you should kiss the way you kiss, 
When we're alone, 
You'd make ev'ry girl and man 
A fan worshiping at your throne. 

You oughta shine as brightly 
As Jupiter and Mars; 
You oughta be in pictures, 
My star of stars.

 The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: 30DaySinger.com

Written by: DANA SUESSE, EDWARD HEYMAN

Lyrics © Warner Chappell Music, Inc., CARLIN AMERICA INC

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the You Oughta Be in Pictures Lyrics with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"You Oughta Be in Pictures Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 19 Oct. 2019. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/5729837/Doris+Day>.

Missing lyrics by Doris Day?

Know any other songs by Doris Day? Don't keep it to yourself!

Watch the song video

You Oughta Be in Pictures

more tracks from the album

Great Vocalists [Castle]

Our awesome collection of

Promoted Songs

»


Don't miss Doris Day's

Upcoming Events

»
Doris Day tracks

On Radio Right Now

Loading...

Powered by OnRad.io


Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!

Movies in which is played

You Oughta Be in Pictures

»