The song of the day for Wednesday, March 2, 2016 is “Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me,” was written in 1933 by Rube Bloom and Ted Koehler for the Cotton Club Parade — World’s Fair Edition. In addition to two recordings by Tony Bennett, it has been recorded notably by Dave Brubeck, Doris Day, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Frank Sinatra and Joni Mitchell.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded this version of “Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me” in 1961 for his album My Heart Sings. The terrific arrangement is by Ralph Burns.
“Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me,” as well as My Heart Sings, is available from iTunes.