On this day in 1958, Dean Martin was recording “Dream A Little Dream Of Me” with an orchestra conducted by none other than Frank Sinatra. The session took place from 10PM to 1AM the next day at the Capitol Records Tower at 1750 Vine Street in Hollywood, California. The song was issued on Dean’s album, Sleep Warm.
This week in 1964: Dean Martin’s Reprise Records single “Everybody Loves Somebody” was #1 on Billboard magazine’s Hot 100 singles chart!
July 11 is the 75th anniversary of Dean Martin’s first-ever recording session, which took place in 1946. Dean, with pianist Nat Brandwynne and His Orchestra, recorded “Which Way Did My Heart Go,” “All Of Me,” “I Got The Sun In The Morning,” and “Sweetheart Of Sigma Chi” in New York City.