• These 6 Songs Each Have 2 Versions in the National Recording Registry

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    By now, you've had a chance to pore over the list of 25 classic recordings that were inducted into the National Recording Registry this year. As Billboard contributor Cathy Applefeld Olson pointed out when the inductions were announced , this brings to 575 the number of recordings in the Registry.
    One of the recordings that was inducted this year, Israel Kamakawiwoʻole 's “Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World” medley, contains a song that was already represented in the Registry - Judy Garland' s immortal “Over the Rainbow.”
    That classic from The Wizard of Oz is the sixth song...
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