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Red Sails In The Sunset
Written By Hugh Williams and Jimmy Kennedy

Last update: Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Red Sails In The Sunset Written by Hugh Williams (Wilhelm Grosz) and Jimmy Kennedy
First recorded by Lew Stone and His Band Released in 1935 on Regal Zonophone

Original release Lew Stone and His Band - Red Sails In The Sunset + 1935 78rpm Regal Zonophone MR 1786


Beatles release:
The Beatles recording of Red Sails In The Sunset was made in December 1962 at the Star-Club
on Live! At the Star-Club in Hamburg, Germany; 1962. released in 1977

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SONG TITLE
ADDITIONAL SONG INFO
[OV] original released version
+ YEAR – MEDIA TYPE/TITLE – other info YouTube ^WRITER^
Acker Bilk
(Bernard Stanley Bilk)
(Mr. Acker Bilk)
(Acker Bilk, His Clarinet & Strings)
(Mr. Acker Bilk and His Paramount Jazz Band)
Red Sails In The Sunset + 1965^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Al Bowlly, Arranged and Directed by Ray NobleRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Albert AmmonsRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1950^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Arvid SundinRed Sails In The Sunset
(Medley: Med dig i mina armar + Min soldat + Tva solroda segel)
(Instrumental)
+ 1971 LP Pa Hammond Med Gitarr, Bas Och Trummor Interdisc ILPS 148 (Sweden)
ART ART ART
^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
B.B.C. Dance Orchestra directed by Henry HallRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
BeatlesRed Sails In The Sunset *^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Billy Merrin and His CommandersRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Billy VaughnRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1958^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Bing Crosby with Victor Young and His OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Blue DiamondsRed Sails In The Sunset + 1962^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Bobby PowellRed Sails In The Sunset + 1967^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Browns featuring Jim Edward BrownRed Sails In The Sunset + 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Burl IvesRed Sails In The Sunset + 1965^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Carl MannRed Sails In The Sunset + 1978^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Casani Club OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Chas & DaveRed Sails In The Sunset + 1995^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Cherie PriceRed Sails In The Sunset
(Boat Medley)
+ 2005^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Colm WilkinsonRed Sails In The Sunset + 2002^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Connie FrancisRed Sails In The Sunset + 1968^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Crazy Cavan "N" The Rhythm RockersRed Sails In The Sunset + 1979^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dave "Baby" CortezRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1959^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dave BrubeckRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2000^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dean MartinRed Sails In The Sunset + 1966^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dinah WashingtonRed Sails In The Sunset + 1962^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Emile Ford and The CheckmatesRed Sails In The Sunset + 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Engelbert HumperdinckRed Sails In The Sunset + 1985^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Erroll Garner TrioRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1952^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
FabianRed Sails In The Sunset + 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Fats DominoRed Sails In The Sunset + 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Five KeysRed Sails In The Sunset + 1952^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Four JacksRed Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1957
+ 2013 Digital Four Jacks, Vol. 5
+ 2017 Ah, den vej til Mandalay
ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Frank Chacksfield
(Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra)
Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Frank PattersonRed Sails In The Sunset + 1999 CD My Irish Molly O Rego 3107
+ 1999 Cassette Ireland In Song RCA Victor RCA 63420
+ 1999 CD Ireland In Song RCA Victor RCA 63420
+ 2006 DVD Ireland In Song Standing Room Only 4053
+ 2011 CD and Digital Galway Bay & Other Irish Favourites Beaumex
ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Frankie Carle, His Piano and OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset
(Medley: Red Sails in the Sunset + The One Rose (That's Left in My Heart) + On the Sunny Side of the Street)
(Instrumental)
+ 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Gene AmmonsRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1962^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Girls of the Golden WestRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Gracie FieldsRed Sails In The Sunset + 1958^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Gustav Winckler m. Statsradiofoniens underholdningsorkesterRed Sails In The Sunset + 1951^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Guy Lombardo's Royal CanadiansRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
HeavenRed Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1975 LP Heaven Sonet SLPS 1283 (Denmark)
ART ART ART
^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Henry Allen & His OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset + 1936^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Houston PersonRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2012^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Ingmar Nordstroms
[Sweden]
Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1977^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jack JacksonRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935 10inch 78rpmsingle His Master's Voice B.D.207 (UK)
+ 1935 10inch 78rpm shellac single Victor 25152 (US)
+ 1936 10inch 78rpm shellac single His Master's Voice E.A.1575 (Australia)
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jane FromanRed Sails In The Sunset + 1957^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jane MorganRed Sails In The Sunset + 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
JarmelsRed Sails In The Sunset + 1962 7inch single Laurie Records 3124 (US)
+ 1986 LP The Complete Jarmels Ace CH 174 (UK)
ART ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jarno SarjanenRed Sails In The Sunset
(Purppurapurjeet) (Finish) [F]
+ 1985
+ 2013 Mustat kaleerit
ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Masa Jappila^
Jay McShannRed Sails In The Sunset + 1984^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jesper Lohmann - Stig Rossen - Jesper Asholt - Keld Heick
(Four Jacks)
Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 2008 CD For Fuld Musik - Det Bedste Med Four Jacks EMI 2289872 (Europe)
+ In 2010 a tribute quartet with singers Keld Heick and Stig Rossen as well as actors Jesper Lohmann and Jesper Asholt started touring as "More Jacks"
ART
^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Jimmy McGriffRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1971 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchant GM 503 (US)
+ 1972 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchant GM 503 (UK)
+ 1974 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchant GM 503 (South Africa)
+ 1974 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchant GM 503 (Canada)
+ 1980 LP Jimmy McGriff America Records AM 6151 (France)
+ 2003 CD Groove Grease P-Vine Records PCD-23456 (Japan)
+ 2006 CD Groove Grease Lester Recording Catalog / Groove Merchant 26102 (US)
+ 2008 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchant / LRC Ltd. GM 26102 (US)
+ LP Groove Grease RCA Victor MGM-503 (Australia)
ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Joe Turner and His Blues KingsRed Sails In The Sunset + 1957^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
John ArpinRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1995^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Johnny BurnetteRed Sails In The Sunset + 1961^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Johnny LeeRed Sails In The Sunset + 1976 7inch single GRT GRT-065 (US)
ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Joni JamesRed Sails In The Sunset + 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jussi RaittinenRed Sails In The Sunset
(Purppurapurjeet) (Finish) [F]
+ 1993
+ Rockin' 50
ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Masa Jappila^
Karel GottRed Sails In The Sunset
(Kam bezi vitr (Sanghaj)) (Czech) [F]
+ 1965 7inch single Supraphon 013553
+ 2009 35CD Me Pisne: Zlata Albova Kolekce EMI Music Distribution / Supraphon 600
ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Jiri Aplt^
Karin PlatoRed Sails In The Sunset + 2010^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Keith Ingham, Bob Reitmeier, John Von OhlenRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2003^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Kluvers Big BandRed Sails In The Sunset
(Otto medley: Nar lygterne taendes)
(Instrumental)
+ 2008^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lars H.U.G.Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1989*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Lars H.U.G. & Dorthe KolloRed Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 2011^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Le Mai Tai OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2009^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Leslie Hutchinson
(Leslie "Hutch" Hutchinson)
Red Sails In The Sunset + 1935 10inch 78rpm single Parlophone F 233 (UK)
+ 2000 CD Hutch The Ultimate Collection Prism Entertainment / Prism Leisure 566
+ 2000 CD Hutch The Ultimate Collection Prism Entertainment / Prism Platinum PLATCD 566
+ 2009 Digital Hutch The Ultimate Collection H&H Music Ltd
ART ART ART
^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lew Stone and His BandRed Sails In The Sunset
[OV]
+ 2015 Nostalgia : Four Great British Dance Bands
ART
^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Living StringsRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1964^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lordagspigerne med ensembleRed Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1951 78rpm single Odeon DK 1169*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Lou ChristieRed Sails In The Sunset + 1962^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Louis Armstrong & His OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset + 1936^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lud Gluskin and His Continental OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Manchester United First Team SquadRed Sails In The Sunset + 1979^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Mantovani And His Orchestra
(Mantovani Y Su Orquesta)
Red Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Maria Doyle KennedyRed Sails In The Sunset + 2005^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Martin DennyRed Sails In The Sunset + 1964^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Nat King ColeRed Sails In The Sunset + 1951^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
New Band of Spike JonesRed Sails In The Sunset + 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
New Jordal SwingersRed Sails In The Sunset + 1982^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Otto Brandenburg with Jorn Grauengard and His Orch. & ChorusRed Sails In The Sunset + 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Pappy, Ezra & EltonRed Sails In The Sunset + 1935^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Patti PageRed Sails In The Sunset + 1953^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Paul AnkaRed Sails In The Sunset + 1958^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Perri Lee TrioRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+r 1961^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Perry ComoRed Sails In The Sunset + 1958^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Peter Abrahamsen & Bell Pepper BoysRed Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 2008 / 2011 Sa Langt, Sa Godt
ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Peter Law & The New PacificRed Sails In The Sunset + 1969^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
PlattersRed Sails In The Sunset + 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Ray SharpeRed Sails In The Sunset + 1959^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Roger WhittakerRed Sails In The Sunset + 1982^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Rouyun
(Rou Yun)
Red Sails In The Sunset
(Sunset Red Sail) (Chinese) [F]
+ 1956
+ 2003 5CD VA Pathe 100 : The Originals EMI 07243 593795 24 (Hong Kong)
ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy-Szeto Ming^
Roy Smeck and His OrchestraRed Sails In The Sunset + 1936^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Sandy StewartRed Sails In The Sunset + 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Santo & JohnnyRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1963^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
SearchersRed Sails In The Sunset
(Entire disc: Farmer John + Money (That's What I Want) + Sweets For My Sweet + Ain't That Just Like Me + Let The Four Winds Blow + Ain't Gonna Kiss Ya + Some Other Guy + Alright + Needles And Pins + What'd I Say + Red Sails In The Sunset + Memphis Tennessee + Needles And Pins + Hi-Heel Sneakers + What Have They Done To The Rain + Glad All Over + Let The Four Winds Blow + What'd I Say + Have You Ever Loved Somebody + Take Me For What I'm Worth + Western Union + When You Walk In The Room + Medley: Needles And Pins + Jenny Take A Ride)
+ 2001 CD The Swedish Radio Sessions Castle Music / Sanctuary Records CMRCD398 (UK)
ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Sil AustinRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1964^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Simon SchottRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2003^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Simone & Her Hawaiian Jazz BandRed Sails In The Sunset + 2010^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Skip-JacksRed Sails In The Sunset + 1960^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Slim DustyRed Sails In The Sunset + 1997^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
SpacemenRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1988^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
SportsmenRed Sails In The Sunset + 1958^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Stevie WonderRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1964 Stevie At The Beach
ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
SurfersRed Sails In The Sunset + 1959^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tab HunterRed Sails In The Sunset + 1956^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Takeshi Terauchi and the BunnysRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1967^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
ThorleifsRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1981^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Three SoundsRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1962 LP Blue Genes Verve Records V-8513 (US)
+ 1962 LP Blue Genes Verve Records V6-8513 (Germany)
+ 1962 LP Blue Genes Verve Records 6379 (France)
+ 1962 LP Blue Genes Verve Records VLP 9032 (UK)
+ 1992 LP Blue Genes Verve Record POJJ-1525 (Japan)
+ 1999 CD Blue Genes Verve Records POCJJ-2749 (Japan)
ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tom T. HallRed Sails In The Sunset + 1985^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tommy Garrett
(50 Guitars of Tommy Garrett)
Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1965^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tony MartinRed Sails In The Sunset + 2014 More
ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Vaughn MonroeRed Sails In The Sunset + 1961 10inch 78rpm shellac RCA Victor 20-4194 (US)
+ 1951 7inch single RCA Victor 47-4194 (US)
ART ART
^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Vaughn MonroeRed Sails In The Sunset + from August 20, 1961 Stars For Defense orchestra directed by Ray Bloch*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Vera Lynn
(Vera Lynn With Tony Osborne And His Orchestra)
Red Sails In The Sunset + 1999 CD Legends Of The 20th Century EMI 5212302 (UK)
+ https://soundcloud.com/ruben-alberto-iazurlo/quot-red-sails-in-the-sunsetAmong My Souvenirs His Master's Voice CSD 1563 (UK) several other LP releases
+ appears sound cloud version is original 1935 others are 1964 remake ?????
ART ART ART ART ART
*^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
VocalocaRed Sails In The Sunset
(Medley: Aeselsangen + Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 2008 Digital VA Otto - Hyldest Til en Baggardspuma^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Young-Holt TrioRed Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1966^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^




















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