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  • Songs for Swingin' Lovers! was the tenth studio album recorded by the American singer Frank Sinatra, his fourth for Capitol Records, it was arranged by Nelson Riddle and released in March 1956. It took an alternative track after In the Wee Small Hours, recording existing pop standards in a hipper, jazzier fashion, revealing an overall exuberance in the vein of Songs for Young Lovers and Swing Easy!. The original cover had Sinatra facing away from the young couple, but in 1957 Capitol altered the cover with a new image of Sinatra facing the couple. All CD releases have retained the new cover. In 2000 the album was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, and ranked number 306 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time in 2003. Despite that relatively low ranking, Sinatra aficionados tend to view it as either his best or second best album and many experts consider it to be the greatest album of all time. The LP was the first number one album in the UK. It was knocked off the top after two weeks by Carousel.

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