The song of the day for Tuesday, November 21, 2017 is “Dream a Little Dream of Me.”
About This Song
“Dream a Little Dream of Me” was written in 1931, with music by Fabian Andre and Wilbur Schwandt and lyrics by Gus Kahn. This song was first recorded in 1931 by Ozzie Nelson and also by Wayne King and His Orchestra and has remained popular over the decades, with recordings by Kate Smith, Frankie Laine, Ella Fitzgerald, Dinah Shore, Doris Day and even The Mamas and The Papas, with Mama Cass. Louis Armstrong first recorded the song in 1950.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and k.d. lang recorded “Dream a Little Dream of Me” in 2002 for their album A Wonderful World.
“Dream a Little Dream of Me,” as well as A Wonderful World, is available from iTunes.