The song of the day for Thursday, June 2, 2016 is “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood,” with music by Jimmy McHugh and lyrics by Frank Loesser, was written for the 1942 wartime musical, Seven Day’s Leave. This torch song was introduced in the movie by Ginny Simms, with the Freddy Martin Orchestra.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood” in 1967 for his album Tony Makes It Happen! This song, as well as the entire album, was arranged by our friend Marion Evans. We love his arrangements for Tony Bennett and are glad that these two geniuses are still working together.
“Can’t Get Out Of This Mood,” as well as Tony Makes It Happen, is available from iTunes.