The song of the day for Friday, April 18, 2014 is “Between The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea.”
About This Song
“Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea” was written by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler in 1931 for the Cotton Club revue RhythMania. Both Cab Calloway and Louis Armstrong recorded it at the time it was written.
About This Version
Today’s version of this song is from Tony Bennett’s 1964 album Who Can I Turn To. The song was arranged and conducted by George Siravo and features the Ralph Sharon Trio.
“Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea,” as well as Who Can I Turn To, is available from iTunes.