"Ballerina" is a popular song, sometimes known as "Dance, Ballerina, Dance". The song was written by Carl Sigman with lyrics by Sidney Keith 'Bob' Russell. Published in 1947, the tune is listed as ASCAP Title Code 320012517.
|"Ballerina (Sidney Keith Russell and Carl Sigman song)"|
|Lyricist(s)||Sidney Keith 'Bob' Russell|
Hit versions were recorded by:
Other notable recordingsEdit
- 1961 Jack Jones Shall We Dance? 
- 1961 Nat King Cole - a stereophonic version included in the album The Nat King Cole Story
- 1962 Sammy Davis Jr. - In the style of Huckleberry Hound, Kingfish from Amos 'n' Andy and Nat King Cole for the album The Sammy Davis Jr. All-Star Spectacular
- 1965 Sammy Davis Jr. - The Nat King Cole Songbook
- 2017 Gregory Porter - in the album Nat "King" Cole & Me
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- "Original versions of Ballerina written by Carl Sigman, Bob Russell". SecondHandSongs. Retrieved 2021-01-21.
- "A Bing Crosby Discography". BING magazine. International Club Crosby. Retrieved September 12, 2017.
- Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 474. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
- Davies, Chris (1998). British and American Hit Singles. London: BT Batsford. p. 464. ISBN 0-7134-8275-3.
- "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved September 12, 2017.