The song of the day for Tuesday, December 5, 2017 is “A Shine On Your Shoes.”
About This Song
“A Shine on Your Shoes” was written by Arthur Schwartz and Howard Dietz for the 1932 Broadway musical Flying Colors. The same song was used for the 1953 movie The Band Wagon, which starred Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “A Sine on Your Shoes” in 1993 for the album Steppin’ Out, which featured songs sung by Bennett’s good friend Fred Astaire.
“A Shine On Your Shoes,” as well as Steppin’ Out, is available from iTunes.
As a special treat, here’s Fred Astaire singing and dancing to today’s song.