pat boone

pat boone

45 of the Week 20 10 2014

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"April Love" is a popular song with music by Sammy Fain and Paul Francis Webster written as the theme song for a 1957 film of the same name starring Pat Boone and Shirley Jones and directed by Henry Levin. Helped by the release of the film, "April Love" became a number-one hit in the United States for Pat Boone in December 1957. In 1958, it was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Music, Original Song. It spent a total of 18 weeks on the Aussie charts and also went all the way to #1. It was recorded by Dot records in the US and issued in Australia by EMI on their London label Cat# HL-1262.