Singer Jo Stafford passed away on July 16, 2008.
As a young girl, she wanted to be an opera singer but during the Depression years, she sang with her sisters in a pop group – “The Stafford Sisters.” She later sang with The Pied Pipers. Song of the stars she worked with included Tommy Dorsey, Frank Sinatra, Frankie Lane, Johnny Mercer, Gordon MacRae and – Nelson Eddy!
On February 12, 1951, Nelson Eddy and Jo Stafford recorded “I Love You Truly.”
Click on the links of the February 23 recordings to listen to or download mp3s of these songs.