The song of the day for Tuesday, November 15, 2016 is “A Kiss To Build A Dream On.”
About This Song
“A Kiss To Build a Dream On” was written in 1935 by Bert Kalmer, Harry Ruby and Oscar Hammerstein II. Louis Armstrong recorded the song in 1951 and it immediately became his song. The song was also performed by Armstrong in the 1951 movie The Strip, which was also sung by Mickey Rooney, William Demarest and other members of the cast.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and k.d. lang recorded “A Kiss To Build a Dream On” in 2002 for their album A Wonderful World, which consisted of songs sung by the great Louis Armstrong.
“A Kiss To Build A Dream On,” as well as A Wonderful World, is available from iTunes.