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PAUL MAURIAT & HIS ORCHESTRA: BLOOMING HITS! ’68

February 8th, 2018

PAUL MAURIAT * BLOOMING HITS (COMPLETE LP) * 1967-1968

ABOUT THIS ALBUM

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Blooming Hits was a studio instrumental album by Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra. The LP was released in 1967 and hit the number one spot in 1968. The single “Love Is Blue” hit number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 on February 4, 1968.

Mauriat’s album “Blooming Hits” stayed 2 weeks on top the Billboard LP chart from March 23, 1968 through April 5, 1968.

His single, “Love is Blue”, and the album Blooming Hits, each sold over one million copies. The single was awarded a gold disc by the Recording Industry Association of America in March 1968. (Source: WiKipedia and AllMusic)

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A MCRFB Note: For the complete track listing from this album GO HERE.




A BILLBOARD CLASSIC ’LP AD FLASHBACK! 02/10/1968

February 8th, 2018

A BILLBOARD PHILIPS RECORDS LP’s AD PAGE RIP: February 10, 1968 (click image 2x for largest detailed view)


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