The song of the day for Saturday, October 7, 2017 is “But Beautiful.”
About This Song
“But Beautiful” was written in 1947 by Jimmy Van Heusen and Johnny Burke for the movie The Road to Rio, where it was sung by Bing Crosby. The song has been widely recorded, including recordings by Bill Evans, Johnny Hartman, Billie Holiday, Gregory Porter, Frank Sinatra and Nat King Cole.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga recorded “But Beautiful” in 2014 for their album Cheek to Cheek.
“But Beautiful,” as well as Cheek to Cheek, is available from iTunes.
It wouldn’t be Saturday without a video. Here are Tony and Lady Gaga recording today’s song.