November 24, 2012
October 31st, 6:00 pm
Um...wait. WHAT? "It's All in the Game", a 1958 hit for Tommy Edwards, is the only No. 1 pop single to have been co-written by a U.S. VICE PRESIDENT. ?!?!?! Carl Sigman composed the lyrics in 1951 to a 1911 instrumental piece entitled "Melody in A Major," written by Charles Dawes. Dawes later became Vice President of the United States under Calvin Coolidge. (Thank you, Wikipedia!) ... See MoreSee Less
It's All In The Game - Tommy Edwards 1958
The song is based on a 1911 classical violin and orchestra piece, "Melody in A Major", composed by Charles G. Dawes a banker who later became Vice President ...
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