The song of the day for July 27, 2014 is “Here’s That Rainy Day.”
About This Song
Today’s song was written by Jimmy Van Heusen and Johnny Burke in 1953 for the Broadway musical Carnival in Flanders. The song has proved quite popular since it was written, with significant recordings by Frank Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney, Ella Fitzgerald, Stan Kenton and His Orchestra, Chet Baker, Bill Evans, Dave Brubeck and many others.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded this song in 1971 for his 1972 album With Love. Like the rest of the album, “Here’s That Rainy Day” was arranged by Robert Farnon. The album was produced Jimmy Wisner and was recorded in London, England. It features John Bunch on piano.
“Here’s That Rainy Day,”” as well as the album With Love, is available on iTunes.