The song of the day for Monday, August 22, 2016 is “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood.”
About This Song
With music by Jimmy McHugh and lyrics by Frank Loesser, “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood” 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! It features a terrific arrangement by Marion Evans.
“Can’t Get Out Of This Mood,” as well as Tony Makes It Happen!, is available from iTunes.