The song of the day for is “Look For The Silver Lining.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “Look For The Silver Lining,” was written by Jerome Kern with lyrics by Buddy DeSylva. It was written in 1919 for the musical Zip, Goes A Million, which was not a successful production, and published in 1920 and reused in the more popular show Sally, where it was introduced by Marilyn Miller. Other recordings include those by Judy Garland, Chet Baker and Margaret Whiting.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded today’s song with Bill Charlap for their Grammy-winning album The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern. It’s such a lovely song.
“Look For The Silver Lining,” as well as The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern, is available from iTunes.
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