The song of the day for Saturday, August 4, 2018 is “They All Laughed.”
About This Song
George and Ira Gershwin wrote “They All Laughed” in 1937 for the Fred Astaire film Shall We Dance.
About This Version
Tony Bennett has recorded “They All Laughed” several times. Today, our choice is from his 1968 recording of “They All Laughed,” released in 1969 on the album I’ve Gotta Be Me. Torrie Zito did the arrangement.
“They All Laughed,” as well as I’ve Gotta Be Me, is available from iTunes.
Our video today is Tony Bennett singing today’s song from the 1998 television program Live By Request — An All-Star Tribute, featuring The Ralph Sharon Quartet, with Sharon on piano, Paul Langosch on bass, Clayton Cameron on drums, and Gray Sargent on guitar.