(Themes from) The Man with the Golden Arm

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"(Themes from) The Man with the Golden Arm"
Single by Richard Maltby & His Orchestra
B-side "The Heart of Paris"
Released March 1956
Genre Jazz
Length 2:22
Label Vik
Songwriter(s) Elmer Bernstein
Richard Maltby & His Orchestra singles chronology
"Four or Five Times"
(1955)
"(Themes from) The Man with the Golden Arm"
(1956)
"Raucous Maracas"
(1956)

"Four or Five Times"
(1955)
"(Themes from) The Man with the Golden Arm"
(1956)
"Raucous Maracas"
(1956)

"(Themes from) The Man with the Golden Arm" is a song written by Elmer Bernstein and performed by Richard Maltby & His Orchestra. It reached number 14 on the Billboard chart in 1956.[1] It was featured in the 1955 film The Man with the Golden Arm.

Other charting versions[edit]

  • Bernstein released a version in 1956 that reached number 16 in the U.S.[2]
  • Billy May released a version in 1956 that reached number 9 on the UK Singles Chart and number 49 in the U.S.[3]
  • Dick Jacobs released a version in 1956 that reached number 22 in the U.S.[4]
  • Les Elgart released a version in 1956 that reached number 56 in the U.S.[5]
  • Buddy Morrow released a version in 1956 that reached number 82 in the U.S.[6]
  • Jet Harris released a version in 1962 that reached number 12 in the U.K.[7]

Other versions[edit]

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