Also charted in 1952 by johnnie ray at 4 title song from the 1953 film starring donald o connor janet leigh buddy hackett and scatman crothers. It first charted in 1931 with versions by nick lucas 8 ted weems also 8 the charleston chasers 15 and lee morse 18.
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Walkin my baby back home. He soon falls for wallace s niece chris hall. Swing vocal big band. Walking my baby back home is a 1953 american musical comedy film directed by lloyd bacon and starring donald o connor janet leigh and buddy hackett.
The unforgettalble nat king cole collector s edition. Excerpts of the film are used in the columbo episode forgotten lady in which leigh plays a middle aged former film star grace wheeler who nostalgically watches the film. Walkin my baby back home is a popular song written in 1930 by roy turk lyrics and fred e.
Off the greatest hits album. View credits reviews tracks and shop for the vinyl release of walkin my baby back home on discogs. Charted in 1931 by nick lucas 8 ted weems also 8 the charleston chasers 15 and lee morse 18.
Lyrics to walkin my baby back home by nat king cole. Vinyl lp album reissue country. It was hackett s film debut.
Capitol records dn 16164 format. With donald o connor janet leigh buddy hackett lori nelson. A recording made by jo stafford on november 9 1945 was released by capitol records as catalog number 20049 and on her album songs by jo stafford.
Jazz pop style. Walkin my baby back home arm in arm over meadow and farm walkin my baby back home we go long harmonizing a song or i m recitin a poem owls go by and they give me the eye walkin my baby back home we stop for a while she gives me a smile and snuggles her head on my chest we start in to pet and that s when i get her talcum all over my vest. Directed by lloyd bacon.
The band fails to take off and he is forced to join a minstrel show headed by colonel wallace. Walking my baby back home arm in arm over meadow and farm walking my baby back home we go along harmonising a song or i m reciting a poem the hours go by and they gave me the eye walking my baby. World war ii veteran clarence jigger millard forms a band with several other former gis.