We’ll Meet Again (Parker-Charles) by Benny Goodman & his Orchestra, vocal by Peggy Lee
One of the more swinging arrangements of the sentimental war tune, first popularized in England by Vera Lynn in a 1939 recording with simple novachord accompaniment. Lynn’s fully-produced version with male chorus that was featured in “Dr. Strangelove” was a 1950s remake.
THE 1942 HITS ARCHIVE - here in one place, a good-quality library of original-release-version best-sellers and songs that made an impact that were either released or enjoyed a major chunk of their popularity within the calendar year 1942 (some were recorded in 1941).