Various Artists

It Had to Be You: The Ultimate Love Songs

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Priced to move and three volumes deep, Sony's It Had to Be You: The Ultimate Love Songs collection offers up 60 pop hits that span multiple eras and genres, yet find common ground thematically. The ubiquitousness of love songs aside, this box set delivers the amore with highlights arriving via the great Henry Mancini ("Moon River"), indie R&B heartbreaker Tom Odell ("Another Love"), stylish new wavers Spandau Ballet ("True"), and sultry soul siren Sade ("By Your Side").

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