The song of the day for Monday, September 23, 2019, is “A Foggy Day.”
We’re continuing our celebration of George Gershwin, who was born in Brooklyn on September 26, 1898.
About This Song
“A Foggy Day” was written by George and Ira Gershwin for the 1937 movie A Damsel in Distress. The song has been quite popular with many great recordings, including those by Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, and Billie Holiday.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded this version of “A Foggy Day” in 1992 for the album Perfectly Frank. Ralph Sharon wrote the arrangement.
“A Foggy Day,” as well as Perfectly Frank, is available from iTunes.