The song of the day for Thursday, October 23, 201 is “Good Morning, Heartache.”
About This Song
“Good Morning, Heartache” was written in 1945 by Irene Higginbotham, Ervin Drake and Dan Fisher. Billie Holiday made the first recording of this song in January, 1946. Even though many other artists have recorded “Good Morning, Heartache,” the song is completely identified with Holiday.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded this song in 1996 for his album in tribute to Billie Holiday: Tony Bennett On Holiday. One of Miss Holiday’s pianists, Bobby Tucker, was a consultant on the album.
“Good Morning, Heartache,” as well as the album Tony Bennett On Holiday, is available from iTunes.