The song of the day for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 is “I Concentrate On You.”
About This Song
Cole Porter wrote “I Concentrate On You” for the film Broadway Melody of 1940. It’s one of Porter’s best songs, with recordings by Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Dinah Washington and Judy Garland among others.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “I Concentrate On You” in 1993 for the album Steppin’ Out, which features songs sung by Fred Astaire. Astaire recorded today’s song for his 1952 4-LP album The Astaire Story.
“I Concentrate On You,” as well as Steppin’ Out, is available from iTunes.