1950s EASY-POP Songs and Singers...on the verge of Rock 'n Roll
It's All in the Game recorded by Tommy Edwards introduced August 18, 1958
Written by Charles Dawes & Carl Sigman
Orchestra conducted by Leroy Holmes
The music for this #1 hit song was written by US Vice President Charles Dawes in 1912 as Melody in A Major. The lyrics were written by Carl Sigman in 1951, the year Tommy Edwards first recorded it. He re-recorded the song in 1958.
Quintessential Fifties lyric:
"Many a tear has to fall, but itís all in theÖ wonderful game we know as love"