Winner of the Tony for Best Musical on Broadway in 1949, Cole Porter's Kiss Me Kate also won Best Musical Revival in 2000. Considered to be his most successful musical, Cole Porter wrote both the music and lyrics for the show. Kiss Me Kate presents a humorous twist on Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew, recounting the behind-the-scenes romances of actors staging a musical version of the play. "So In Love" is among the most popular songs from the show.
There are 42 tracks on this album: Tracks 1-21 contain the background tracks and guide vocals; tracks 22-42 contain the accompaniment tracks alone. This album is a re-recording in the original show key and show tempo.