Words: Beth Slater Whitson; Music: Leo Friedman (1910)

Lyrics

Let me call you “Sweetheart” –
I’m in love with you.
Let me hear you whisper
That you love me too.

Keep the love-light glowing
In your eyes so true:
Let me call you “Sweetheart” –
I’m in love with you.

Background

“Let Me Call You Sweetheart” is a classic love song of immense popularity. Many renditions exist – it was even sung by Oliver Hardy in the 1938 film Swiss Miss, made with his comic partner Stan Laurel.

Performances

A classic recording by Bing Crosby:

And here is the Sing-A-long version for listening to and downloading:

Let Me Call You Sweetheart