The song of the day for Tuesday, September 25, 2018, is “Nice Work If You Can Get It.”
About This Song
George and Ira Gershwin wrote this song (and eight others) for the 1937 film Damsel In Distress, starring Fred Astaire, who introduced the song. It has been widely recorded by artists including Astaire, Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday and Tony Bennett.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Diana Krall recorded “Nice Work If You Can Get It” for their 2018 album Love Is Here To Stay, featuring the wonderful Bill Charlap Trio.
Nice Work If You Can Get It, a song by Tony Bennett, Diana Krall on Spotify
“Nice Work If You Can Get It,” as well as Love Is Here To Stay, is available from iTunes.