Suggest a Songfact / Artistfact
Album: America's Sweetheart Vol. 1Released: 1934
Shirley sang this in the movie Bright Eyes, for which she was honored with a special "pint-sized" Academy Award for her contributions on 9 feature films and 2 shorts in 1934.
Shirley was only 6 years old when this was released. This is her signature song.
The Persuasions released an album of children's music titled On The Good Ship Lollipop (Music For Little People)
This was composed by Richard Whiting ("Ain't We Got Fun?") with lyrics by Sidney Clare ("Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone"). Whiting was the father of popular singer Margaret Whiting, known by modern listeners for her wintry duet with Johnny Mercer, "Baby It's Cold Outside