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Please Mr. Postman

Music by Brian Holland and Georgia Dobbins

Originally Performed by Marvelettes

"Please Mr. Postman" is a song written by Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman, Brian Holland, and Robert Bateman. It is the debut single by the Marvelettes for the Tamla (Motown) label, notable as the first Motown song to reach the number-one position on the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart. The single achieved this position in late 1961; it hit number one on the R&B chart as well. "Please Mr. Postman" became a number-one hit again in early 1975 when the Carpenters' cover of the song reached the top position of the Billboard Hot 100. "Please Mr. Postman" has been covered several times, including by the British rock group The Beatles in 1963.

    Release Date: 1961


Songbooks, Arrangements and/or Media

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The Carpenters : Note-for-Note Vocal Transcriptions : Solo : Songbook : 073999860153 : 0634033700 : 00740177

The Carpenters : Note-for-Note Vocal Transcriptions

12 of the finest tunes from this sibling duo, with lush vocal parts transcribed exactly as recorded, including all background and harmony parts, guitar chords and keyboard accompaniment.

Songlist: Superstar, Top Of The World, Bless The Beasts And Children, (They Long To Be) Close To You, For All We Know, Goodbye To Love, Hurting Each Other, It's Going To Take Some Time, Please Mr. Postman, Rainy Days And Mondays, We've Only Just Begun, Yesterday Once More

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Voicing: Solo | 2575b | Songbook | $18.95 | Vocal Transcriptions


The Carpenters : Carpenters Anthology : Solo : 01 Songbook : 073999064261 : 0634032348 : 00306426

The Carpenters : Carpenters Anthology

Features 43 of the best songs from this beloved sibling duo, including classics such as: Bless the Beasts and Children - (They Long to Be) Close to You - For All We Know - Goodbye to Love - Hurting Each Other - I Just Fall in Love Again - I Won't Last a Day Without You - It's Going to Take Some Time - Let Me Be the One - Merry Christmas, Darling - Please Mr. Postman - Rainy Days and Mondays - Sing - Solitaire - Superstar - There's a Kind of Hush (All Over the World) - This Masquerade - Ticket to Ride - Top of the World - We've Only Just Begun - When I Fall in Love - Yesterday Once More - and more. Includes two tables on contents: one alphabetically by song title, and one chronologically by album.

Songlist: Sometimes, Solitaire, All You Get From Love Is A Love Song, Where Do I Go From Here, Beechwood 4-5789, Superstar, Saturday, Because We Are In Love (The Wedding Song), Druscilla Penny, One Love, I Kept Loving You, A Song For You, You're The One I Love, (Want You) Back In My Life Again, Top Of The World, Sing, Bless The Beasts And Children, The End Of The World, Calling Occupants (Of Interplanetary Craft), (They Long To Be) Close To You, For All We Know, Goodbye To Love, Goofus, Hurting Each Other, I Just Fall In Love Again, I Need To Be In Love, I Won't Last A Day Without You, It's Going To Take Some Time, Let Me Be The One, Make Believe It's Your First Time, and more

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Voicing: Solo | Performed by The Carpenters | 20283b | Songbook | $19.95 | PVG


The Beatles : The Beatles - On Air: Live at the BBC, Volume 2 : Songbook : 884088966607 : 1480368547 : 00124375

The Beatles : The Beatles - On Air: Live at the BBC, Volume 2

This follow-up to the acclaimed 1994 release of the Fab Four's Live at the BBC was brought to the public as a double-CD release in November 2013. Our songbook presents 38 songs as performed by the Beatles in the BBC studios for a variety of radio shows, including: And I Love Her - Beautiful Dreamer - Do You Want to Know a Secret? - Happy Birthday Dear Saturday Club - Hippy Hippy Shake - I Got a Woman - I Saw Her Standing There - Kansas City - Lucille (You Won't Do Your Daddy's Will) - Money (That's What I Want) - Twist and Shout - You Can't Do That - and more.

Songlist: And I Love Her, Anna (Go To Him), Boys, Ask Me Why, Lend Me Your Comb, Beautiful Dreamer, Chains, Sure To Fall (In Love With You), Devil In Her Heart, Do You Want To Know A Secret?, Misery, I Want To Hold Your Hand, Happy Birthday Dear Saturday Club, Glad All Over, From Me To You, Hey Hey Hey Hey, Hippy Hippy Shake, Honey Don't, I Feel Fine, I Got A Woman, I Saw Her Standing There, I'll Follow The Sun, I'll Get You, If I Fell, Kansas City, Long Tall Sally, Lucille (You Won't Do Your Daddy's Will), Money (That's What I Want), P.S. I Love You, Please Mr. Postman, and more

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Performed by The Beatles | 20435b | Songbook | $19.99 | PVG


The Beatles : The Beatles - The Capitol Albums, Volume 1 : Songbook : 884088110857 : 1423420322 : 00306840

The Beatles : The Beatles - The Capitol Albums, Volume 1

Volume 1 features 42 songs from the Beatles' original Capitol recordings: All My Loving - And I Love Her - Everybody's Trying to Be My Baby - I Saw Her Standing There - I Want to Hold Your Hand - If I Fell - Long Tall Sally - Money (That's What I Want) - She Loves You - You Can't Do That - and dozens more.

Songlist: All I've Got To Do, All My Loving, And I Love Her, Tell Me Why, Anytime At All, Baby's In Black, She's A Woman, Slow Down, It Won't Be Long, Devil In Her Heart, Don't Bother Me, I Want To Hold Your Hand, Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby, Hold Me Tight, Honey Don't, I Call Your Name, I Feel Fine, I Saw Her Standing There, I Wanna Be Your Man, I'll Be Back, I'll Cry Instead, I'll Follow The Sun, I'll Get You, I'm A Loser, I'm Happy Just To Dance With You, If I Fell, Little Child, Long Tall Sally, Matchbox, Money (That's What I Want), and more

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Performed by The Beatles | 20444b | Songbook | $19.95 | PVG


The Beatles : The Beatles Complete - Volume 2 : Songbook : 073999562415 : 0881889148 : 00356241

The Beatles : The Beatles Complete - Volume 2

104 songs from I-Y, including: If I Fell - In My Life - Lady Madonna - Let It Be - Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds - Maxwell's Silver Hammer - Norwegian Wood - Paperback Writer - Revolution - She Loves You - Things We Said Today - Twist and Shout - When I'm Sixty Four - With a Little Help from My Friends - Yesterday - You've Got to Hide Your Love Away - and more.

Songlist: Rain, Wait, Revolution, It's Only Love, Tell Me Why, Julia, She's A Woman, Slow Down, It Won't Be Long, Yesterday, The Word, Something, Octopus's Garden, Misery, Run For Your Life, It's All Too Much, Kansas City, Lady Madonna, Let It Be, Little Child, The Long And Winding Road, Long Long Long, Long Tall Sally, Love Me Do, Love You To, Lovely Rita, Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds, Maggie Mae, Magical Mystery Tour, Martha My Dear, and more

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Performed by The Beatles | 20464b | Songbook | $32.50 | PVG


Various : Sister Act 2 : Solo : 01 Songbook : 073999124972 : 0793531608 : 00312497

Various : Sister Act 2

33 songs from the hit movie with Whoopi Goldberg. Includes: Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Dancing in the Street - His Eye Is on the Sparrow - Ode to Joy - What Have You Done for Me Lately - and more.

Songlist: A Deeper Love, Joyful, Joyful, Pay Attention, What Have You Done For Me Lately, Get Up Offa That Thing, Love Child, Devil With The Blue Dress, Shot Gun, Nowhere To Run, Can't Turn You Loose, Never Should've Let You Go, Oh Happy Day, Wandering Eyes, O.P.P., Ain't No Mountain High Enough, Ode To Joy, Bad Girls, Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today), We Are Family, Dancing In The Street, His Eye Is On The Sparrow, The Hustle, I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch), I Will Follow Him (I Will Follow You), Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini, Le Freak, Mr. Big Stuff, My Guy, Please Mr. Postman, Proud Mary, and more

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Voicing: Solo | 20212b | Songbook | $15.95 | PVG


Various : Classic Girl Groups : Solo : 01 Songbook : 884088922832 : 1480352365 : 00121392

Various : Classic Girl Groups

50 hit songs from the likes of the Supremes, Destiny's Child, the Pointer Sisters, and many more of the hottest girl groups of all time. Includes: Baby Love - The Boy from New York City - Chapel of Love - Dancing in the Street - Dedicated to the One I Love - He's So Fine - Hold On - I'm So Excited - Lose My Breath - Mama Said - One Fine Day - Slow Hand - We Got the Beat - and more.

Songlist: Hold On, The Name Game, I'm So Excited, Mama Said, Best Of My Love, Come See About Me, (And) Then He Kissed Me, There's No Other Like My Baby, Beechwood 4-5789, Soldier Boy, Born Too Late, Maybe, Baby, It's You, Baby Love, We Are Family, Be My Baby, Lose My Breath, The Boy From New York City, Lollipop, Chapel Of Love, Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home), Dancing In The Street, Dedicated To The One I Love, Mashed Potato Time, One Fine Day, Eddie My Love, Whenever A Teenager Cries, Oop Shoop, He's A Rebel, He's So Fine, and more

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Voicing: Solo | 40240b | Songbook | $16.95 | PVG


Various Artists : Motown: The Musical : Solo : 01 Songbook : 884088944124 : 1480353477 : 00121881

Various Artists : Motown: The Musical

Motown the Musical is the real story of the one-of-a-kind sound that hit the airwaves in 1959 and changed our culture forever. This exhilarating show charts Motown founder Berry Gordy's incredible journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more. Our folio features 27 favorite Motown classics as well as two new songs written for the show:

Songlist: ABC, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, Get Ready, Ain't Too Proud To Beg, War, Do You Love Me, The Love You Save, You're All I Need To Get By, I Want You Back, Happy Birthday, Baby I Need Your Lovin', Dancing In The Street, Can I Close The Door (On Love), Hey Joe (Black Like Me), I Can't Get Next To You, I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch), I Heard It Through The Grapevine, I'm Losing You (I Know), My Girl, Papa Was A Rollin' Stone, Please Mr. Postman, Reach Out And Touch (Somebody's Hand), Reach Out, I'll Be There, Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours, Stop! In The Name Of Love, What's Going On, Where Did Our Love Go, You've Really Got A Hold On Me

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Voicing: Solo | 20189b | Songbook | $16.95 | Voice and Piano


Individual Folios

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Please Mr. Postman : SSA : Roger Emerson : Songbook : 08201338 : 073999085563

Roger Emerson : Please Mr. Postman

The 1961 #1 hit by the Marvelettes makes a fun pop/show feature. Feature a soloist and practice those great '60s dance steps!Available separately: SSA and ShowTrax CD. Performance Time: Approx. 2:15.

Arranger: Roger Emerson

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Voicing: SSA | Sheet Music | $1.95 | With Piano |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 08201338 | Showtrax CD Available

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