The song of the day for Friday, May 27, 2016 is “I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm.”
About This Song
Irving Berlin wrote “I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm” for the 1937 movie On The Avenue, starring Dick Powell and Alice Faye, who introduced the song in the movie. Billie Holiday recorded it 1937 as did Mildred Bailey. Other notable recordings include those by Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald and Doris Day.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded this version of “I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm” with daughter, Antonia Bennett, for the 2008 album with the Count Basie Band, A Swingin’ Christmas. The arrangement is by Lee Musiker.
“I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm,” as well as A Swingin’ Christmas, is available from iTunes.