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

Last update: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

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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ADDITIONAL SONG INFO
[OV] original released version
+ YEAR MEDIA TYPE/TITLE other info YouTube ^WRITER^
50 Guitars of Tommy Garrett Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1965 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Al Bowlly, Arranged and Directed by Ray Noble Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Albert Ammons Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1950 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Arvid Sundin Red 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)
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^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
B.B.C. Dance Orchestra directed by Henry Hall Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Beatles Red Sails In The Sunset
* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Billy Merrin and His Commanders Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Billy Vaughn Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1958 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Bing Crosby with Victor Young and His Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Blue Diamonds Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1962 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Bobby Powell Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1967 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Browns featuring Jim Edward Brown Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Burl Ives Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1965 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Carl Mann Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1978 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Casani Club Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Chas & Dave Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1995 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Cherie Price Red Sails In The Sunset
(Boat Medley)
+ 2005 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Colm Wilkinson Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 2002 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Connie Francis Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1968 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Crazy Cavan "N" The Rhythm Rockers Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1979 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dave "Baby" Cortez Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1959 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dave Brubeck Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2000 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dean Martin Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1966 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Dinah Washington Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1962 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Emile Ford and The Checkmates Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Engelbert Humperdinck Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1985 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Erroll Garner Trio Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1952 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Fabian Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Fats Domino Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1963 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Five Keys Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1952 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Four Jacks Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1957
+ 2013 Digital Four Jacks, Vol. 5
+ 2017 Ah, den vej til Mandalay
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Frank Chacksfield and His Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Frank Patterson Red 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
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Frankie Carle, His Piano and Orchestra Red 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 Ammons Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1962 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Girls of the Golden West Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Gracie Fields Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1958 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Gustav Winckler m. Statsradiofoniens underholdningsorkester Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1951 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Heaven Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1975 LP Heaven Sonet SLPS 1283 (Denmark)
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^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Henry Allen & His Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1936 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Houston Person Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2012 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Ingmar Nordstroms Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1977 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jack Jackson Red 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 Froman Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1957 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jane Morgan Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1963 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jarmels Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1962 7inch single Laurie Records 3124 (US)
+ 1986 LP The Complete Jarmels Ace CH 174 (UK)
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jarno Sarjanen Red Sails In The Sunset
(Purppurapurjeet) (Finish) [F]
+ 1985
+ 2013 Mustat kaleerit
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Masa Jappila^
Jay McShann Red 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"
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^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Jimmy McGriff Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1971 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchant GM 503 (US)
+ 1972 LP Grpove 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 Merchat 26102 (US)
+ 2008 LP Groove Grease Groove Merchat / LRC Ltd. GM 26102 (US)
+ LP Groove Grease RCA Victor MGM-503 (Australia)
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Joe Turner and His Blues Kings Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1957 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
John Arpin Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1995 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Johnny Burnette Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1961 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Johnny Lee Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1976 7inch single GRT GRT-065 (US)
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Joni James Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1963 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Jussi Raittinen Red Sails In The Sunset
(Purppurapurjeet) (Finish) [F]
+ 1993
+ Rockin' 50
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Masa Jappila^
Karel Gott Red Sails In The Sunset
(Kam bezi vitr (Sanghaj)) (Czech) [F]
+ 1965 7inch single Supraphon 013553 * ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Jiri Aplt^
Karin Plato Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 2010 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Keith Ingham, Bob Reitmeier, John Von Ohlen Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2003 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Kluvers Big Band Red 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 Kollo Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 2011 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Le Mai Tai Orchestra Red 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
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^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lew Stone and His Band Red Sails In The Sunset
[OV]
+ 2015 Nostalgia : Four Great British Dance Bands
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^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Living Strings Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1964 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lordagspigerne med ensemble Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 1951 78rpm single Odeon DK 1169 * ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Lou Christie Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1962 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1936 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Lud Gluskin and His Continental Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Manchester United First Team Squad Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1979 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Mantovani and His Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Maria Doyle Kennedy Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 2005 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Martin Denny Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1964 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Mr. Acker Bilk and His Paramount Jazz Band Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1965 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Nat King Cole Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1951 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
New Band of Spike Jones Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1963 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
New Jordal Swingers Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1982 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Otto Brandenburg with Jorn Grauengard and His Orch. & Chorus Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Pappy, Ezra & Elton Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1935 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Patti Page Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1953 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Paul Anka Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1958 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Perri Lee Trio Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+r 1961 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Perry Como Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1958 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Peter Abrahamsen & Bell Pepper Boys Red Sails In The Sunset
(Nar lygterne taendes) (Danish) [F]
+ 2008 / 2011 Sa Langt, Sa Godt
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy- Carl Viggo Meincke ^
Peter Law & The New Pacific Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1969 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Platters Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Ray Sharpe Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1959 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Roger Whittaker Red 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)
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy-Szeto Ming^
Roy Smeck and His Orchestra Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1936 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Sandy Stewart Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1963 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Santo & Johnny Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1963 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Searchers Red 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 / Sanctury Records CMRCD398 (UK)
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Sil Austin Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1964 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Simon Schott Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 2003 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Simone & Her Hawaiian Jazz Band Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 2010 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Skip-Jacks Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1960 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Slim Dusty Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1997 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Spacemen Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1988 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Sportsmen Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1958 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Stevie Wonder Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1964 Stevie At The Beach
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Surfers Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1959 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tab Hunter Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1956 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Takeshi Terauchi and the Bunnys Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1967 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Thorleifs Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1981 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Three Sounds Red 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)
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tom T. Hall Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1985 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Tony Martin Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 2014 More
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Vaughn Monroe Red Sails In The Sunset
+ 1961 10inch 78rpm shellac RCA Victor 20-4194 (US)
+ 1951 7inch single RCA Victor 47-4194 (US)
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^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Vaughn Monroe Red 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 ?????
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* ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^
Vocaloca Red 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 Trio Red Sails In The Sunset
(Instrumental)
+ 1966 ^ Hugh Williams- Jimmy Kennedy^




















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