The song of the day for Monday, January 25, 2016 is “A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet,” was written by Harry Wood and Gus Kahn in 1932; it was first recorded by Ruth Eating that year. Other significant recordings include those by Al Bowlly with the Ray Noble Orchestra, The Lennon Sisters and Nat “King” Cole.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet” 1989 for his autobiographical album Astoria: Portrait of the Artist. It was arranged by Jorge Calandrelli.
“A Little Street Where Old Friends Meet,” as well as Astoria: Portrait of the Artist, is available from iTunes.