Flamingo (song)

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"Flamingo" (1940) is a popular song and jazz standard written by Ted Grouya with lyrics by Edmund Anderson and first recorded by singer Herb Jeffries and the Duke Ellington Orchestra on December 28, 1940, for Victor Records (catalog No. 27326B).[1] This briefly reached the Billboard charts in 1941.[2]

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  1. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 149. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  3. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  4. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  5. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  6. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 72.
  7. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  8. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved December 31, 2017.