taco, puttin on the ritz.
Taco's version was released as single from album After Eight in 1983 and became a major hi. It became number 1 on the US Cash Box Top 100 Singles Chart, in Sweden and New Zealand. It reached number 2 in Canada, Norway and on Billboard Hot 100 Chart in the United States.
Puttin' On the Ritz" is a song written by Irving Berlin. He wrote it in May 1927 and first published it on December 2, 1929. It was registered as an unpublished song August 24, 1927 and again on July 27, 1928. It was introduced by Harry Richman and chorus in the musical film Puttin' On the Ritz (1930). According to The Complete Lyrics of Irving Berlin, this was the first song in film to be sung by an interracial ensemble.
The expression "Puttin' On The Ritz" means to dress fashionably. The saying comes from the upscale Ritz-Carlton hotel company. Born in Jakarta, Indonesia to Dutch parents on July 21, 1955, Taco Ockerse (yes, it's his real name) was raised in Germany, where he studied dance and theater. Taco's follow-up album was also named after an Irving Berlin song he covered, "Let's Face the Music and Dance. He also did Berlin's "Cheek to Cheek.
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Produced by David Parker. Puttin’ on the Ritz Lyrics. If you're blue and you don't know where to go to Why don't you go where fashion sits Puttin' on the ritz. Taco’s version of Puttin' On The Ritz was released by Polydor Records in Germany, 1982. The same year, it was picked up by RCA Records to be released in the United States. Puttin’ on the Ritz" Track Info. Written By Irving Berlin.
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|A||–Taco||Puttin' On The Ritz
Mastered By – P. Mannucci*Producer – David ParkerWritten-By – Irving Berlin
|AA||–Daryl Hall & John Oates||One On One
Co-producer – Neil KernonMastered By – P. Mannucci*Mixed By – Hugh PadghamProducer – Daryl Hall & John OatesWords By, Music By – Daryl Hall
- Manufactured By – RCA S.p.A.
- Distributed By – RCA S.p.A.
- Pressed By – RCA Records Factory, Italy
NotesDisco per Juke-Box, vietata la vendita al pubblico (Jukebox record not for retail sale)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Runout area side A): LKAS 38460 2S 1B 5 Piero 25-10-82
- Matrix / Runout (Runout area side AA): MKAY 38584 1S 1A 5 Piero 15-2-83
- Matrix / Runout (Label side A): LKAS 38460
- Matrix / Runout (Label side AA): LKAS 36584
- Rights Society: SIAE