The song of the day for is “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love.”
About This Song
“I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” was written by Jimmy McHugh and Dorothy Fields for the 1928 revue Blackbirds of 1928, produced by Lew Leslie. The song was the first big hit for this songwriting pair. It has been a widely recorded jazz and popular standard, with recordings by Ukulele Ike, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Benny Goodman, Anita O’Day and many others.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga recorded “I Can’t Give You Anything But Love” in 2014 for their album Cheek to Cheek.
“I Can’t Give You Anything But Love,” as well as Cheek to Cheek, is available from iTunes.