Les Brown

Les Brown and the Band of Renown brought Doris Day into prominence with their recording of “Sentimental Journey” in 1945. The release of “Sentimental Journey” coincided with the end of WWII in Europe and was the homecoming theme for many veterans. They had nine other number-one hit songs, including “I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm.”

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