The Streets of Laredo


  • Written for the 1949 Paramount Pictures film Streets of Laredo. Directed by Leslie Fenton, starring William Holden, Macdonald Carey, Mona Freeman and William Bendix.
  • An outlaw separates from his two partners in crime when they join the Texas Rangers, and he continues to commit daring robberies.
  • Taglines: RIDE TO WILD ADVENTURE...With The Texas Rangers And Their "Blonde Bobcat"!
  • STREETS OF LAREDO is sung in the film by Dick Foote with chorus.

Recording History
Dennis Day, Tarra-Ta-Larra Ta-Lar / The Streets of Laredo, RCA Victor, 20-3323, 1949
Reggie Goff, When You're in Love, Empress Music, 2002
Dick Haymes, The Streets of Laredo / Comme Ci Comme Ca, Decca Records, 2465, 1949
Ray Noble and his Orchestra and Ken Carson, Streets of Laredo / Under the Linden Tree, Columbia Records, 38409, 1949