The song of the day for Sunday, June 18, 2017 is “By Myself.”
About This Song
“By Myself” was written for the 1937 musical Between the Devil by Arthur Schwartz and Howard Dietz, where it was introduced by Jack Buchanan. Another great Schwartz-Dietz song from Between the Devil was “I See Your Face Before Me.” This song was used in the 1953 Fred Astaire film, The Band Wagon.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “By Myself” for his 1959 album Hometown, My Town, with an arrangement by Ralph Burns.
“By Myself,” as well as Hometown, My Town, is available from iTunes.