Hello sweeties! The popular music during the 1940s was built around the jazz and big band styles of the underground music scene of the previous decade. This was also the era of World War II, and many musical acts strived to remain upbeat and positive about the impending future. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant
Artie Shaw - They Say
Dick Haymes & The Harry James Orchestra - When The Swallows Come Back To Capistrano
Evelyn Knight & The Stardusters - A Little Bird Told Me
Buddy Clark - Peg O' My Heart
Dorothy Shay - Feudin' and Fighin'
Horace Heidt And His Musical Knights - The Hut-Sut Song (A Swedish Serenade)
Hill Bowen & His Orchestra - Pennsylvania 6-5000
Kay Kyser and His Orchestra - A Zoot Suit (For My Sunday Gal)
Norman Long - Where Does Poor Pa Go In The Black-Out?
Kate Smith & Four Chicks and Chuck - Don't Fence Me In
Bing Crosby - Swingin' On A Star
Ozzie Nelson & His Orchestra - Somebody Else Is Taking My Place
Marilyn King, The Miller Sisters, Dick Grove & His Orchestra - Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)
Eddy Howard & Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra - A-Tisket A-Tasket