The song of the day for Sunday, November 20, 2016 is “Close Enough For Love.”
About This Song
Johnny Mandel and Paul Williams wrote “Close Enough For Love” in 1979. Peggy Lee first recorded this song on her album of same name released in 1979. The song has become a favorite of jazz vocalists, including a very fine recording by Shirley Horn.
About This Version
“Close Enough For Love” is the first song on Tony Bennett’s album The Art of Romance and was arranged by Johnny Mandel. It’s a great recording of a great song.
“Close Enough For Love,” as well as The Art of Romance, is available from iTunes.