The song of the day for Thursday, August 11, 2022, is “Let’s Fall In Love.” About This Song “Let’s Fall In Love” was written by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler for the film of the same name, released in 1933. At the time of the film’s release, Eddy Duchin had a popular recording of the […]
Quote of the Day
I’d be lying if I said the songs of Harold Arlen didn’t occupy a very special place in my heart.
The song of the day for Wednesday, August 10, 2022, is “Laura.” About This Song “Laura” was written by David Raksin and Johnny Mercer for the 1944 film of the same name, starring Gene Tierney and Dana Andrews. David Raksin was known as a film composer (he also wrote the title song for The Bad […]
The song of the day for Tuesday, August 9, 2022, is “Poor Little Rich Girl.” About This Song “Poor Little Rich Girl” was written by Noël Coward for the 1925 revue On With the Dance. It is one of his most popular songs. About This Version Tony Bennett, with Count Basie and His Orchestra, recorded […]
The song of the day for Monday, August 8, 2022, is “The Party’s Over” About This Song “The Party’s Over” was written by Jule Styne, Adolph Green, and Betty Comden for the 1956 musical Bells Are Ringing. The song was introduced by Judy Holliday, who won the Tony Award for her performance. About This Version […]