The song of the day for Wednesday, December 24, 2014 is “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood.”
About This Song
Today’s song was written in 1942, with music by Jimmy McHugh and lyrics by Frank Loesser. “Can’t Get Out Of This Mood” was written for the 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 the album Tony Makes It Happen! The wonderful arrangement is by the great Marion Evans; the album was produced by Howard Roberts.
“Can’t Get Out Of This Mood,” as well as Tony Makes It Happen!, is available from iTunes.