Sophia Loren was described as the world's most voluptuous, beautiful, sensuous woman, and was undisputedly the finest female actress of her generation. In fact she is the most decorated Italian actress ever, winning dozens of industry trophies including an Oscar, several Golden Globes, a Grammy, a BAFTA - the list goes on!
Although never a regular recording artist, back in the early '50s Sophia recorded a handful of cash-in novelty records such as: 'Mambo Bacan'; 'I Wanna A Guy'; 'Che M'e 'Mparato A Fa'; 'Felicità' and 'Perché Domani?' all of which were huge hits in Italy.
She also recorded film music: 'S'Agapò' is from 'Boy on a Dolphin'; 'Almost in Your Arms' and Bing! Bang! Bong! From 'Houseboat'; 'Tu Vuo Fa L'Americano' and 'Carina' from 'It Started in Naples'; whilst 'Goodness Gracious Me' is from 'The Millionaires'.
All are gathered herein with incidental theme music from several other movies, to give an intimate musical portrait of one of the silver screen's truly iconic figures.
1. MAMBO BACAN
2. I WANNA A GUY
3. CHE M'E 'MPARATO A FA
5. PERCHÉ DOMANI?
6. BOY ON A DOLPHIN (Instrumental Theme)
7. S'AGAPÒ (from Boy on A Dolphin)
8. THE PRIDE AND THE PASSION (Instrumental Theme)
9. THEME FROM 'THE LEGEND OF THE LOST' (Joe Valino, vocals)
10. DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS (Instrumental Theme)
11. THE KEY (Instrumental Theme)
12. ALMOST IN YOUR ARMS (From Houseboat)
13. BING! BANG! BONG! (From Houseboat)
14. HOUSEBOAT (Instrumental Theme)
15. IT STARTED IN NAPLES (Instrumental Theme 1)
16. TU VUO FA L'AMERICANO (with Paolo Bacilieri) (from It Started In Naples)
17. CARINA (with Paolo Bacilieri) (from It Started In Naples)
18. IT STARTED IN NAPLES (Instrumental Theme 2)
19. GOODNESS GRACIOUS ME (with Peter Sellers)
20. ZOO BE ZOO BE ZOO
21. I FELL IN LOVE WITH AN ENGLISHMAN (with Peter Sellers)
22. FARE THEE WELL (with Peter Sellers)
23. TO KEEP MY LOVE ALIVE
24. BANGERS AND MASH (with Peter Sellers)
25. TWO WOMEN (Instrumental Theme)
26. SOLDI, SOLDI, SOLDI (from Boccaccio 70)
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Sophia LOREN - Goodness, Gracious! - A Musical Portrait of Sophia Loren
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