Would you like to swing with a star?

The seventh season of Hollywood Palace debuts in the fall of 1969 with Bing Crosby, no less, hosting the festivities, and all is right with the world — until Der Bingle reaches into the Paul McCartney catalog and comes up with this:

And you know, it works. It wouldn’t dare not work for Bing Crosby.

2 comments

  1. nightfly »

    25 July 2018 · 9:52 am

    So is this why Sinatra decided to sing “Something” in concert? Because that really didn’t work so much. Crooner one-upmanship is so weird, man.

  2. CGHill »

    25 July 2018 · 2:32 pm

    None of this, however, explains why Julie London would cover “Yummy Yummy Yummy.”

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=szAZVvIdXBs

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