Sweet September

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"Sweet September"
Single by The Lettermen
from the album More Hit Sounds of The Lettermen
B-side"I Believe"
Released1965
Format7" single
LabelCapitol
Songwriter(s)Bill McGuffie, Phyllis Kasha, Stanley Mills
The Lettermen singles chronology
"Secretly"
(1965)
"Sweet September"
(1965)
"You'll Be Needin' Me"
(1966)

"Sweet September" is a song written by McGuffie, Kasha, and Mills. It has been performed by such artists as Pete Jolly (for his 1962 album Pete Jolly Trio and Friends),[1] Freda Payne (for her 1964 album After the Lights Go Down Low and Much More!!!), The Lettermen (for their 1966 album More Hit Sounds of The Lettermen),[2] Howard Roberts (for his 1966 album Whatever's Fair!), Joe Pass (for his 1965 album A Sign of the Times), and Sylvia Syms. The version by The Lettermen became a hit on Billboard's adult contemporary chart when released as a single in 1965. Payne's version was also released as a single on the Impulse Records label, but it failed to garner much success.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pete Jolly Trio and Friends at AllMusic. Retrieved 13:24, 31 March 2015 (UTC).
  2. ^ Sweet September at AllMusic. Retrieved 13:24, 31 March 2015 (UTC).