The song of the day for Thursday, February 27, 2014 is “The Best Is Yet To Come.”
About This Song
“The Best is Yet to Come” was written in 1959 by Cy Coleman and Carolyn Leigh. This song is widely associated with Tony Bennett; some say that Coleman and Leigh wrote the song for him. Other great recordings include those by Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald and Blossom Dearie.
About This Version
Today’s version of “The Best is Yet to Come” is the original version, recorded in 1960 and released in 1961. It was produced by Ernie Altschuler.
“The Best is Yet To Come,” as well as all of the singles on The Columbia Singles, Volume 6, is available from iTunes.