The song of the day for Sunday, May 15, 2016 is “Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams.”
About This Song
“Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams” was composed in 1931 by Harry Barris, with lyrics by Ted Koehler and Billy Moll. It’s one of the classic Depression-era songs that hoped to help people forget their troubles and dream of better days. Bing Crosby made the first recording in 1931 with the Gus Arnheim Orchestra.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams” in 1964 for his album Who Can I Turn To, which featured orchestrations by George Siravo.
Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (And Dream Your Troubles Away), a song by Tony Bennett, Ralph Sharon & His Orchestra on Spotify
“Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams,” as well as Who Can I Turn To, is available from iTunes.